Category: Social Media

Why did Nicki Minaj quit social media?

The Nicki Minaj social media absence is starting to alarm many of Minaj's fans, who are used to her frequent Instagram and Twitter updates. Minaj has been absent from the internet for a full week–ever since controversy over a Halloween video she shared in which she appeared to make fun of a crippled partygoer. Now, many of her fans are asking: where is Nicki Minaj–and why did she take the week off?

PHOTOS Mia Matsumiya, the ‘Perv Magnet,’ shares 10 years of messages from ‘creeps and weirdos’ to stop online harassment

Mia Matsumiya, a Los Angeles-based violinist, has been receiving disgusting, aggressive, sexual social media messages for more than ten years. Now that she's saved well over a thousand of them, Matsumiya has decided to create an alter ego–the "Perv Magnet"–to share the treatment she's received, and help shine a light on the pervasiveness of online harassment.

Azealia Banks homophobic rant: Rapper compares gay community to the KKK in Twitter diatribe

Just a few days after Azealia Banks got involved in a high-volume airplane fight–one in which she called a flight attendant a "f*cking f*ggot" and allegedly attacked a Frenchman–the controversial rapper has unleashed another tirade, this time on Twitter. This weekend, Azealia Banks got into it with a star of the popular British series EastEnders; the resulting social media spat devolved into the latest Azealia Banks homophobic rant.

Perez Hilton proposes a media wide #KardashianKleanse, Kim threatens to remove him from her app

Celebrity blogger Perez Hilton made it big when he began reporting the escapades of celebutantes like Paris Hilton and Kim Kardashian back in the 2000s. Now, Perez is changing his tune, and calling on all media outlets to join him in a week-long Kardashian cleanse. Read on for all the details–including how Kim has responded to the #KardashianKleanse.