Connecticut White Privilege Essay Contest Sparks Outrage Among Privileged White People
"Just the fact it says 'white' and 'privilege,' for some people that's all they need to see, and all of a sudden we're race-baiting or trying to get people to feel guilty."
Updated: Feb 1, 2017 3:24 PM
Arts & Entertainment
This 'Teacher Trial' Rape Sketch On SNL Failed Miserably
The sketch about an inappropriate relationship between a student and a teacher has come under attack by fans online for its tone-deaf treatment of rape.
Updated: Apr 12, 2015 11:38 AM
Red-Faced Source Blasted Over Local Outrage: A Collection Of The Tabloids' Favorite Buzzwords
To understand the true breadth of the entities in this city that fume, slam and exhibit general outrage, we need examples. Who's getting blasted? Who isn't?
Updated: Apr 3, 2014 11:18 AM
Nude Adult 'Pajama Party' At LI Children's Playspace Upsets Parents
Are parents right to be outraged? Or can naked adults just party wherever?
Updated: Feb 5, 2014 5:02 PM
NYPD Outraged To Discover Cannabis-Flavored Lollipops Don't Get You High
After the NYPD learned that cannabis-flavored lollipops don't get you high, they were (faux) outraged: "Maybe we can slap them with a charge of lying to the public."
Updated: Aug 11, 2013 1:40 PM
Japan Has McDonalds French Fry Holders For Their Cars AND WE DON'T
Is this the thanks we get for inventing the McRib?
Updated: Apr 20, 2013 6:58 PM
Milano Market Fires Employee Who Frisked Actor Forest Whitaker
Previously Milano Market called it an "honest mistake," but it seems that mistake has cost the employee his job: Milano confirmed that the "overzealous employee" has been fired.
Updated: Feb 20, 2013 2:19 PM
Milano Market Employee Says Forest Whitaker Frisking Was "Honest Mistake"
A Milano Market employee said: "The person walked in and out really quickly so our person just made a mistake. The employee apologized immediately. It was an honest mistake."
Updated: Feb 17, 2013 2:00 PM
Devoted Subway Eater Sues Chain Over Footlong Controversy After Reading NY Post
"They advertise in all these commercials, 'Footlong, Footlong, Footlong,' and now I feel like an idiot," said Jason Leslie. Now he feels like an idiot, not when he was eating 50 Subway Footlongs a year.
Updated: Jan 24, 2013 11:19 AM
Subway Offers Appropriately Dumb Excuse For Dumb Footlong Controversy
The company has responded to the Footlong outrage by contradicting their own advertising campaign, and essentially shooting themselves in the foot in front of Subway aficionados all over the world.
Updated: Jan 19, 2013 6:43 PM
Necco Puts Fake Ingredients Back Into Candy After Customers Complain
Never deny the power of angry septuagenarians weaned on years of artificial color and flavor.
Updated: Oct 27, 2011 1:26 PM
Arts & Entertainment
People Weren't Pissed Over Price Hike
Hey, guys, maybe that Netflix price hike wasn't so bad, after all! The company's CEO sure doesn't seem to mind.
Updated: Jul 26, 2011 7:07 PM
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