The L.A. Weekly's 2013 Web Awards honor the best of what's online. Check out the complete list of winners. As an undergrad at DePaul University, Ben Welsh had a work-study job answering phones at the school's College of Communication. He was bored. But because he was charged with posting new inter ... More >>
Are mental and physical health problems really a reaction to bigotry?
Those crazy conservative Christians think Hollywood is ruining America and inspiring teens everywhere to have sex. If they were right America would be booming with overpopulation instead of putting the brakes on procreation. Well, there is birth control ... A recent study to be published in the jo ... More >>
Ashley Ream wrote five novels before she got one published; the most unfortunate of them was an allegorical tale about a hippopotamus stranded in the desert. "They are in the drawer, where they belong," Ream says over coffee at a little café near her Los Feliz home. She is prim and polite, dressed ... More >>
That explains it. New research suggests that exposure to the plastic compound BPA could not only be bad for the sex lives of men, it might cause them to "become demasculinized and behave more like females." Not our words people, but rather those of the University of Missouri, which this wee ... More >>
KOMOnews.comWhadya know -- a Snow Loko!Hey there, New York. How's the weather? Hehe. Anywho, while we were collectively kicking it by the pool out here in Los Angeles -- half scoping Twitter for real-time updates on your misery and half gazing up at the heavens in partly-cloudy satisfaction, ... More >>