About Kit Duggan

Kit Duggan lives in the San Francisco Bay Area. He’s a content creator who most recently worked with Dictionary.com to write dozens of informal definitions for slang terms, memes, and emojis. Kit is an expert at petty Facebook arguments with strangers and has previously written for FanSided, RantSports, and Berrett-Koehler Publishers.

Articles by Kit Duggan


Jay-Z’s Freestyle Rap Tribute To Nipsey Hussle Encouraging People To ‘Gentrify Your Own Hood’ Sparks Debate

Jay-Z wants to “gentrify” the hood. The hip-hop mogul recently performed a touching freestyle in tribute to slain rapper Nipsey Hussle, but a couple of his rhymes sparked debate. Jay encouraged minorities to “gentrify [their] own hood,” referencing Nipsey Hussle’s efforts to build up his neighborhood of Crenshaw in Los Angeles. People on Twitter were … Continued


Olivia Munn Posts Scathing Rebuke Of ‘Go Fug Yourself’ Bloggers But Found Little Sympathy On Twitter

Actress and model Olivia Munn just roasted fashion bloggers Go Fug Yourself— but not everyone agrees with her controversial “short essay” on Twitter. Munn took exception to a recent post on Go Fug Yourself about her outfit at a red carpet event. She ended up posting a passionate yet dramatic response that drew mockery on … Continued


Taylor Swift’s New Music Video Symbolically Ushers In A New Era—And It Hits All The Right Notes With Fans

Taylor Swift is pretty darn good at music videos…but she really nailed this one. Swift teamed up with Panic! At the Disco’s Brandon Urie for a delightful duet entitled “ME!” and oh my god it’s totally fire. The music video features a snake exploding into butterflies, a bubble-gum pink dress that becomes a waterfall and … Continued


Nicolas Cage Angrily Belting Out ‘Purple Rain’ At Karaoke After Splitting From His Wife Of Just Four Days Is Painfully On Brand

Nicolas Cage recently separated from his wife of four days after getting hitched in Vegas — yikes. 💔 The beloved (but totally weird) National Treasure actor was filmed performing drunken karaoke following news of his spoiled nuptials. His song of choice? Prince’s iconic ballad “Purple Rain.” But Cage’s rendition was so off-key and cringe-inducing, we’re surprised … Continued

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Sportscaster Gets The Ultimate Revenge After Her Colleagues Bizarrely Walk Away From Her Mid-Interview

English sportscaster Kelly Cates just trolled a pair of co-anchors after they walked away from her mid-interview. The bizarre moment was blamed on poor directing. Sky Sports commentators Jamie Carragher and Gary Neville were meant to split with Cates and interview a player in the tunnel, but the abrupt transition ended up painfully awkward. Instead … Continued


Tessa Thompson Is All About Valkyrie Being In A Throuple With Captain Marvel And Thor—And Honestly, So Are We

Avengers: Endgame star Tessa Thompson wants Valkyrie to date Thor and Captain Marvel…AT THE SAME TIME. 😲 Thompson, who played Asgardian warrior Valkyrie in 2017’s Thor: Ragnarok, recently told Variety she’s interested in exploring her character’s intriguing sexuality. Many fans, including Thompson, believe Valkyrie is bisexual based on comic-book relationships she had with other characters … Continued

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ESPN Commentator’s Defense Of Singer Kate Smith Despite Her Racist History Isn’t Sitting Well With Viewers

The New York Yankees and Philadelphia Flyers just took singer Kate Smith off their Spotify playlist. Smith, a popular crooner from the 1930s, is getting posthumously canceled after lyrics to her blatantly racist song “That’s Why Darkies Were Born” went viral on social media. Though some are defending the song as satire, professional sports organizations … Continued

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Washington State GOP Senator’s Comment About How Nurses ‘Probably Play Cards’ At Work Has Nurses Sounding Off

Washington State Senator Maureen Walsh (R) just infuriated healthcare employees nationwide after making outrageous comments about nurses who “play cards” on their shift. The Senator’s remarks came during a heated debate in the Washington State Senate over SHB 1155, a new law that would establish mandatory meal and rest breaks for nurses. Walsh argued for … Continued

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Officials Are Fighting A Poop Epidemic On The Streets Of San Francisco

Anyone who’s spent time in San Francisco knows the city struggles mightily with public sanitation. New information released by government watchdog Open the Books suggests that San Francisco’s crisis is actually getting worse. Sadly, 28,000 instances of human feces on the sidewalk were reported in 2018 alone. The city’s homelessness epidemic undoubtedly contributes to the … Continued


Anne Hathaway’s Explanation For Why She Is Quitting Alcohol Is Resonating With Many

Actress Anne Hathaway just shared the moving reason why she decided to quit drinking. Many of us struggle with addictive tendencies, but Anne recently told Tattler magazine that frequent hangovers started to interfere with caring for her infant son. She admitted that episodes of day drinking left her feeling “unavailable” for her child, and has … Continued

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A U.S. Boxer Wore Border Wall Shorts In His Match Against A Mexican Opponent—And Got Absolutely Pummeled

Irony can be painful. 36-year-old Rod Salka took a beatdown vs. Mexican boxer Francisco Vargas after suiting up with a pair of ugly-looking border wall shorts — apparently mocking his opponent at an ESPN event in Indio, California. At first, Salka looked confident in his red, white and blue brick-patterned shorts, but the fight quickly … Continued


Kim Kardashian’s Bathroom Sink Has People Wondering How The Hell It Even Works

Kim Kardashian recently answered 73 questions for Vogue in a viral video, but the internet got totally distracted by a bizarre sink in her house that appears to break the laws of physics. The Los Angeles minimalist-mansion owned by Kanye and Kim Kardashian-West is undeniably cool, despite housing some creepy statues and strange furniture. Eagle-eyed … Continued