Laugh, cry and laugh some more with these audiobooks by funny women

Laugh, cry and laugh some more with these audiobooks by funny women
Women are funny, duh.Image: Flickr, Gage SkidmoreJust to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. From SNL to Veep to Broad City, funny women are dominating everywhere you look. In fact, "Wise Gals" is now a category under the humor section on Barnes & Noble's website. There are literally countless books written by hilarious women that will make you laugh, cry, and listen to "Run the World" on repeat.  SEE ALSO:

Taylor Swift Is Back On Her Bullshit

Taylor Swift Is Back On Her Bullshit
It’s been a quiet few weeks on the Taylor-Swift-Doing-The-Absolute-Most-O-Meter (patent pending), but that’s about to end. Her new album comes out in less than a month, which means she’ll be putting in overtime at being the absolute worst. She’s already been hard at work on her next music video, which will apparently portray her as some London girl that we definitely wouldn’t get along with.  The London aesthetic is reportedly inspired by Joe Alwyn, the dude who Taylor is

How one actor turned her brush with street harassment into a raucous, emotional concert.

How one actor turned her brush with street harassment into a raucous, emotional concert.
Three years ago, Diana Oh was followed down the street and viciously catcalled by a group of men in an SUV. In the wake of that incident, the New York City-based actor and musician sat down in Times Square in her lingerie in front of a stack of paper bags arranged on a soapbox. One bag read, "The world bends over backward to make excuses for male violence." She stood there, silent, for hours, as passersby stared, applauded, jeered,

What Your AIM Screen Name Says About The Type Of Awkward Middle Schooler You Were

What Your AIM Screen Name Says About The Type Of Awkward Middle Schooler You Were
A few weeks ago, Toys 'R' Us declared bankruptcy and we all thought, “Okay so my childhood is officially dead.” Now, I regret to inform you that your middle school years are also dead,  because AIM is shutting down after 20 years of faithful service. Shocked to find out that AIM is still a thing? Same. But also like, nooooo don’t go! Anyone who was anyone in seventh grade had AIM—unless you had MSN Messenger, aka the Android of

Mick Fleetwood: ‘I’m not a good drummer’

Mick Fleetwood: ‘I’m not a good drummer’
"There's no discipline," he says. "I can't do the same thing every night."Anyone who's listened to the deluxe edition of Fleetwood Mac's Tusk will know otherwise. There, you can hear multiple outtakes from the title track, with Fleetwood sitting doggedly on the song's distinctive groove for more than 25 minutes. Still, he insists: "I am very not conformed, I change all the time." Image copyright Michael Putland / Fleetwoodmacbook.com Image caption Fleetwood says researching the pictures for his new

Harvey Weinstein Fired After Sexual Harassment Allegations

Harvey Weinstein Fired After Sexual Harassment Allegations
Weinstein Co., the Oscar-winning movie studio, fired co-founder and guiding creative force Harvey Weinstein, just days after he stepped away from the company over allegations of sexual harassment stretching back decades.Weinstein, 65, had taken a leave of absence from the company he started with his brother Robert after the New York Times said he had reached settlements with at least eight women claiming to have been harassed by him. Among those were at least three employees and an unidentified actress,

Why Cumberbatch is his own worst critic

Why Cumberbatch is his own worst critic
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Cumberbatch and his wife welcomed their second son earlier this year "I'll always be shaking things up a little bit as far as expectations are concerned - not doing the usual or the unusually usual - and the extreme nature of the situation is very unusual."I don't think you have to be a parent to understand," he continues. "There are fantastic actors out there I've seen give extraordinary

11 months later, the video game voice actors strike ends

11 months later, the video game voice actors strike ends
Image: AP/REX/ShutterstockThe video game voice actors strike is over, and — as is often the case with compromises — it seems like neither party really got what it wanted in the end. The 340-day work stoppage came to an end on Saturday with a "tentative" agreement between the Screen Actors Guild‐American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA) and 11 video game companies. It was Hollywood union's longest strike to date. SEE ALSO: The ‘punk rock’ developer of the

Zendaya believes all kids should have technology in their classrooms. Here’s what she’s doing about it.

Zendaya believes all kids should have technology in their classrooms. Here’s what she’s doing about it.
Zendaya doesn't think it's fair that American children don't get equal opportunities to learn about and use technology.Image: Invision/AP/REX/ShutterstockZendaya is one of the hottest rising talents in Hollywood. Between starring in the Spider-Man franchise, curating the second collection of her clothing line, and appearing in a new Bruno Mars video, the 21-year-old didn't waste a moment this summer.  SEE ALSO: MIT scientists created a dance party kit to get girls interested in STEM But if Zendaya never hit it