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How should editors deal with online abuse?

How should editors deal with online abuse?
theguardian.com — At Jezebel, we take a collective approach to dealing with our comments. We don't have much of a moderating staff, and so our writers, editors, and approved commenters are responsible for filtering through responses to their posts and taking the lead on having productive, substantive conversations.

Kobe Bryant Is A Predator, According To Nike, And His New Christmas Shoe Looks Like Grinch Vomit

Kobe Bryant Is A Predator, According To Nike, And His New Christmas Shoe Looks Like Grinch Vomit
deadspin.com — This is a regular feature in which we take a look at recent sneaker releases. The NBA returns on Sunday, which also happens to be Christmas, and lots of players are going to be wearing special Christmas-themed sneakers for the occasion. This fairly new tradition reminds me of 13-year-old girls getting special red and green (or blue and white!)

Playtime: The Animals Shooting Baskets Megamix, Set To "One Shining Moment"

Playtime: The Animals Shooting Baskets Megamix, Set To "One Shining Moment"
deadspin.com — Animals play basketball, too. Ye Olde Shining Moment: A Basketball Montage To Remind Us How Good We Have It Now Ye Olde Shining Moment: A Basketball Montage To Remind Us How Good We Have It Now Ye Olde Shining Moment: A Basketball Montage To Re Because neither video nor Luther Vandross was around in the 1940s, the NCAA Tournaments of those...

The Incredible True Story Behind This Inspiring Video of Tommy Craggs Getting Dunked On

The Incredible True Story Behind This Inspiring Video of Tommy Craggs Getting Dunked On
deadspin.com — This is a nice little story about some great undone business of Deadspin, and an allegory about male delusions of competence. Once upon a time, in a shitty downtown bar years ago, Deadspin editor emeritus Tommy Craggs declared that he could beat me in a game of one-on-one basketball.

Do Some of You People Really Stand Up When You Wipe Your Asses?

Do Some of You People Really Stand Up When You Wipe Your Asses?
adequateman.deadspin.com — Time for your weekly edition of the Deadspin Funbag. Got something on your mind? Email the Funbag . Today, we're covering urinals, dating your drug dealer's assistant, BIG DRESS SOCKS, and more. PROGRAMMING NOTE: Drew is on vacation, and Jezebel is running Deadspin today.

Good Morning! The Jezebel Staff Is Running Deadspin Today

Good Morning! The Jezebel Staff Is Running Deadspin Today
deadspin.com — Hi, I'm the editor of Jezebel. Today, the Jezebel staff will be running Deadspin. Don't be alarmed. We love sports. Some of us have even played them before. Others have even covered them before. We're doing this because we think it'll be fun, and because we have lots of sports opinions to share with you.

Letter From A Young Female Sportswriter: Ines Sainz, You Make Me Want To Stop Trying

Letter From A Young Female Sportswriter: Ines Sainz, You Make Me Want To Stop Trying
deadspin.com — If rationality and feminism and mediocre Spanish skills didn't stop me, I would write to Ines Sainz and ask her to tell me why she does what she does for a living. You were a Miss Universe, I would remind her, so why did you try to become a sports reporter?

Boom Goes The Student Sportscast: America East Report Is Uncomfortable, Hilarious

Boom Goes The Student Sportscast: America East Report Is Uncomfortable, Hilarious
deadspin.com — There is a lot going on in this America East basketball report from the University of Hartford's student-run TV station - so much, even, that tipster Christopher declares it "the next boom goes the dynamite."

Trying - The Awl

Trying - The Awl
theawl.com — In the final few weeks of what was, for me, a pretty bad year, a phrase has hung around in my head. I say it to myself sometimes: "Babe. Neither of us r the same." It's a seven-word excerpt from a Twitter story that captivated the internet for a few days this fall, and it's only as deep as you want it to be.

Remembering The "Lorchcast," Worst Sportscast Ever

Remembering The "Lorchcast," Worst Sportscast Ever
deadspin.com — On Dec. 19, 1995, Matt Lorch, a fill-in sportscaster for KHQA in Quincy, Illinois, endured nearly six minutes on-air with malfunctioning videos, unplanned catch-phrases, and one of the most heartbreaking sighs ever sighed. Fifteen years later, we remember Lorchcast.
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