Josephine B. Yurcaba

Romper News Editor. Specializes in politics, reproductive rights, Donald Trump memes and GIFs, and bad philosophy jokes. Also a Belieber and actively feels weird about it.
Recent Articles

The First Photo Of Stormi, Kylie Jenner's Daughter, Is Here & She Is Absolutely Adorable

On Super Bowl Sunday, Kylie Jenner took to Instagram to announce the birth of her first daughter. The announcement came as a big relief to fans who spent the last nine months speculating about whether Jenner was actually pregnant. Shortly after the p…
By Josephine B. Yurcaba

Fans *Need* Caitlyn Jenner's Officially Response To Kylie Jenner Giving Birth

It finally happened. Kylie Jenner confirmed in an Instagram post on Sunday that she gave birth to her first child, a daughter, with rapper boyfriend Travis Scott this past Thursday, Feb. 1. Can we all just sit back and have a mimosa now, please? No, …
By Josephine B. Yurcaba

Everyone Is Asking The Wrong Question In Response To The Allegations Against Aziz Ansari

On Saturday, women's website Babe published an exclusive report where a woman accused Aziz Ansari of sexual misconduct. The woman, who went by the pseudonym Grace, describes an incident that is, in the least, troubling, because she alleges she never …
By Josephine B. Yurcaba

People Really Wanna Know What Lamar Odom Thinks Of Khloé's Pregnancy

On Wednesday evening, Khloé Kardashian confirmed that she's pregnant with her first child with Tristan Thompson in a super sweet Instagram photo. Thompson's arms are wrapped around her, and she's wearing a Calvin Klein bra, which shows her baby bump.…
By Josephine B. Yurcaba

People Are Reacting To Khloé Kardashian's Pregnancy With The *Best* Memes & Tweets

The day has finally arrived. On Wednesday evening Khloé Kardashian officially confirmed in an Instagram photo that she is pregnant with her first child with boyfriend Tristan Thompson. The world has been waiting for this information since like, um, S…
By Josephine B. Yurcaba

Khloé Kardashian Confirms Her Pregnancy, & OMG, You Can Officially Freak Out

Back in September, the internet was thrown for not one but two loops after reports surfaced that two Kardashian/Jenners would be expecting their first child. After the internet finally digested the news that Kylie Jenner is reportedly pregnant back i…
By Josephine B. Yurcaba

Twitter Is Celebrating Mindy Kaling's Baby With The Most Incredible Memes & GIFs

The day hath finally arrived! No, I am not talking about the day that Khloe Kardashian or Kylie Jenner confirm or deny their pregnancies (that is a mythical day that I'm convinced will never actually come). I'm talking about E! News' report on Tuesda…
By Josephine B. Yurcaba

Kirsten Dunst Is Reportedly Expecting Her First Child With Fiancé Jesse Plemons

On Wednesday morning, Bring It On fans received some pretty exciting news: a source told Us Weekly that Kirsten Dunst is expecting her first child with fiancé Jesse Plemons. Details are scant, but Us reported that Dunst might've been "in baby mode" a…
By Josephine B. Yurcaba

What Two Sandy Hook Moms Wish They Knew Then

Alissa Parker says her daughter Emilie Parker seemed to have a sixth sense about how other people were feeling and “what they were going through.” Emilie, at just 6 years old, would write small notes of encouragement and hide them around bedrooms or …
By Josephine B. Yurcaba

Can Meghan Markle Become Queen?

On Monday morning, after months of speculation, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle finally announced their engagement via an official statement from Clarence House, where the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall live. According to unconfirmed rumo…
By Josephine B. Yurcaba

Here's When 'Reputation' Will Be On Apple Music & Spotify, So You Can Calm Down Just A Lil

Taylor Swift dropped her long-awaited sixth studio album on Friday at midnight, and the internet immediately started burning down (if such an entity can burn down...). "Repuation," yes, misspelled, started trending on Twitter instead of Reputation, a…
By Josephine B. Yurcaba

Keith Urban Released A Feminist Country Song, & It's Um... A Lot

In today's edition of "Sh*t women didn't know they needed but are ever so *lucky* to have," Rolling Stone reported that Keith Urban released a song called "Female" in response to the growing number of women who have accused Harvey Weinstein of sexual…
By Josephine B. Yurcaba

This One Tom Petty Quote Will Get You Through Even Your Worst Days

Because this is apparently one of the worst Mondays on record, news broke late Monday that Tom Petty, who led the Heartbreakers, died at the age of 66, according to Rolling Stone. Now, people are turning to memories of their first (or repeated) Tom P…
By Josephine B. Yurcaba

How To Help The Las Vegas Shooting Victims, Because They Need Support

On Sunday evening, a gunman opened fire on attendees of a country music festival from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. More than 50 people are dead and more than are 400 hospitalized in what police are now calling the deadliest s…
By Josephine B. Yurcaba

Trump's Response To The Las Vegas Shooting Was Swift

Police are saying at least 50 people are dead and more than 200 are injured in what people are calling the deadliest shooting in United States' history on the Las Vegas strip Sunday night, according to CNN. Trump's statement on the Las Vegas shooting…
By Josephine B. Yurcaba

How Khloe Kardashian & Tristan Thompson Met Is Adorably Old School

As if we didn't get enough Kardashian-Jenner news over the weekend, Us Weekly reported Tuesday that multiple sources say Khloe Kardashian might be pregnant with Tristan Thompson's baby. But, for those of us who don't eat, sleep, and breathe everythin…
By Josephine B. Yurcaba

People Are Shaming Kylie Jenner For Getting Pregnant At "Her Age," & It's So, So Sexist

Fans lost it on Friday afternoon (at about 4:45 p.m., because I think Kylie Jenner has a sick sense of humor when it comes to breaking news) when news broke that Kylie Jenner is pregnant with her first child with Travis Scott. TMZ broke the news citi…
By Josephine B. Yurcaba

The Number Of Terrorist Attacks In The UK In 2017 Is Much Lower Than You Think

Eighteen people were taken to the hospital on Friday morning in London after what police are calling an Improvised Explosive Device went off on the London tube at Parson's Green station, according to The Guardian. The bomb was reportedly built in a b…
By Josephine B. Yurcaba

Memes About T-Swift's "Look What You Made Me Do" Are Emotional & Dark

On Thursday night, at a time way too late for most of us who actually wake up early for work, Taylor Swift (the new dark version of her, not the version we all know and love) released "Look What You Made Me Do," the new single from her upcoming album…
By Josephine B. Yurcaba

The Man Who Assaulted Me Put My Photo On His Dating Profile. Here's What I Did.

A few months ago, an old friend, Rebecca*, reached out to me and told me that someone was using a photo of me on his Tinder and OkCupid profiles. "Are you still talking to him?" I asked in the most nonchalant tone I could manage. She said she wasn't,…
By Josephine B. Yurcaba