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Sweden Rates Movies Based on Whether They’re Sexist

(Photo: Julia Savchenko; design: Lauren Wade) Most of us have been there, sitting in a dark theater, digging into a greasy box of popcorn (don’t judge), when the movie takes a turn for the terrible. Maybe the leading lady makes you cringe, because in order to save the day, she just has to disrobe for some reason. Or our […]

Michael Douglas contracted the cancer-causing HPV virus through oral sex

Yesterday, Hollywood actor Michael Douglas announced that his battle with thyroid cancer was caused by oral sex – or more specifically, the HPV virus frequently contracted through oral sex. The 68 year-old, who fought a six month battle with the disease from August 2010 until January 2011, initially blamed an indulgent lifestyle of cigarettes and […]