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Manspreading Still a Global Issue Manspreading Still a Global Issue

Manspreading, when men spread their wide open legs for the whole goddamn train to see and take up bench space which could accommodate at least three mid-sized women, is now forbidden in Madrid’s public buses. As CNN reports, this marks a victory for women’s groups like Mujeres en Lucha, who started the hashtag…

Is Manspreading Sexy As Hell or What? Is Manspreading Sexy As Hell or What?

Manspreading deservedly continues to earn a bad rep among the masses, particularly subway riders, but a new study suggests that it’s actually appealing. Word?

Data Scientist Mansplains Manspreading Data Scientist Mansplains Manspreading

For years, it’s been thought that manspreading is a result of men needing room for their penises (peni?) to breathe. There’s an even better potential scientific explanation.

Bitch Face Is Finally Added to the Oxford Dictionary Bitch Face Is Finally Added to the Oxford Dictionary

The Oxford Dictionary attempts to keep up with the rapidly-changing pace of linguistic trends by frequently making updates to their lexicon. Latest additions include such everyday terms as fur baby, butthurt, brain fart and bitch face. Perhaps next year they can add variations to the last, like chronic bitch face and…

At Least Two Subway Riders Have Been Arrested for Man-Spreading At Least Two Subway Riders Have Been Arrested for Man-Spreading

First they came for the man-spreaders and I said nothing...

Manspreaders Are Sick of the MTA Telling Them Not To Manspread Manspreaders Are Sick of the MTA Telling Them Not To Manspread

Late last year, New York’s Metropolitan Transit Authority began placing ads asking its male customers to stop spreading their legs on busses and subways. Though the campaign has received a fair share of criticism over its production cost, Emily Hopkins of Bitch Magazine discovered that the most dramatic reactions…

'United We Sit!' The Daily Show Boldly Supports Manspreading 'United We Sit!' The Daily Show Boldly Supports Manspreading

Manspreading—which is somehow both annoying and hilarious—was handled on Wednesday's Daily Show thanks to Senior Women's Correspondent Kristen Schaal. She just wants dudes to continue their reign across the world and the seats … while showing us a bit of soft ball hair in the process. Come on, sugar balls!

Stop Being Gross on the Train, Yell New NYC Subway Ads Stop Being Gross on the Train, Yell New NYC Subway Ads

Hey jerks! Stop acting like the subway is your bathroom! Or your living room! Because it ain't, alright! This is essentially the latest push for New York City subway ads and some of them are astounding. No nail clipping? On a train? Who does that?

Men's Rights Group Demands Their Balls Be Allowed to Breathe on Buses Men's Rights Group Demands Their Balls Be Allowed to Breathe on Buses

A recent campaign to stop the phenomenon known as "manspreading" on New York's transportation system has men's rights organizations in a tizzy, especially in Canada, where one "advocacy group" is demanding men be allowed to spread their legs as far and wide as they want to to avoid a pain more awful than anything…

What Happens When Someone Confronts Splay-Legged Male Subway Riders What Happens When Someone Confronts Splay-Legged Male Subway Riders

Dudes who ride the subways with their legs spread so wide you start to wonder whether perhaps they are shelling ghost peas into an invisible 55-gallon drum are an annoying fixture on public transit. What happens when someone calls them on their space-taking?

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