Ebola Fighters are TIME’s ‘Person of the Year’ for 2014


Unfortunately, Ebola seems to be topping a lot of year-end wrap-ups for 2014. The latest being TIME magazine, which has chosen a group of people as its “person of year:” the Ebola doctors and aid workers in Western Africa. Here’s their explanation according to the announcement: Ebola is a war, …

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Controversy of the Day: Time Wants to Ban the Word ‘Feminist’ in 2015


Yasssss, you read that right. Along with a number of justifiably obnoxious, overused words and phrases like “literally,” “bae,” and “turnt,” Time’s fourth annual poll titled “Which Word Should Be Banned in 2015?” also includes the word “feminist.” The post clarifies the nomination as follows: “You have nothing against feminism …

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