Catie Keck
Catie Keck is a News Editor at Complex Magazine. Her work has appeared in New York Magazine, Jezebel, Rolling Stone, Whitewall Magazine, and the Huffington Post, among others.

What Witches Can Teach Us About Fighting Trump

As we face down the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump, whose administration has promised to assault civil and reproductive rights in America so intensely that Human Rights Watch has listed his rhetoric as a threat to "basic rights…
By Catie Keck

17 Emoji Tattoos That Might Inspire Your Next Ink

Whether or not you’re overly concerned with the trappings of today's youth culture, they are ubiquitous regardless.They’re flooding your social media feeds with selfies, they’re formulating a new lexicon, and now, they’re becoming permanent fixtures…
By Catie Keck

Amazon's Latest Product Is Very, Very Adorable

Because this is the Internet and anything is possible, you can evidently now rent a goat from Amazon to tend your your brush and overgrown pastures (they even come with the added benefit of pooping everywhere to keep them fertilized). This is part…
By Catie Keck

A Mother Penned Her Own Heartbreaking Obituary

If ever there were a way to ensure your legacy leave a lasting impression, this mother has done it. While losing her battle with biliary cancer, 44-year-old mother and wife Beth O'Rourke wrote her own obituary, and you’d be wise to grab the tissues…
By Catie Keck

"The Darkest Truth About Love" Might Surprise You

Some may argue that the most fundamental experience of the human condition is our desire, on one level or another, to feel a deep and uniting connection with another person. And while you could fill the world’s libraries with work and poetry written…
By Catie Keck

Why We Need To Take The Environment Seriously

You’ve likely seen the Google Doodle with Earth replacing one its “O”s, or splashed headlines with news of environmental initiatives. But this Earth Day, rapper and activist Prince Ea’s “Dear Future Generations: Sorry” video has gone viral for its…
By Catie Keck

When You Act Like Kate Upton On Tinder...

Tinder is many things, most of which are an interesting reflection of our generation’s obsession with click culture. The most recent intersection of youth culture and dating comes to us from a man who is posing like Kate Upton on Tinder to get…
By Catie Keck

Which Hogwarts House Do You Belong In?

For your innermost Harry Potter enthusiast, the Internet has gifted us something extraordinary. Find out which Hogwarts house you belong in with the @SortingHatBot Twitter account — it will tell you where you fit in via an arbitrary poem that makes…
By Catie Keck

Is This The Greatest Card Trick Ever Performed?

Kudos to those who can appreciate a good magic trick without the apprehension of a philistine, because Jamie Raven of Britain’s Got Talent (current home of known bitter human and furry chest-pie champion Simon Cowell) has somehow pulled off the…
By Catie Keck

If Tinder Had Existed In The '80s, Just WOW

Can you even, like, imagine what dating was like before the Internet? I'm mostly kidding, of course; People obviously dated before the internet, and to be honest, it was probably a lot simpler and less anxiety-inducing. But it would certainly be far…
By Catie Keck

Crushed Spider Releases Hundreds Of Spider Babies

If you have any sort of feelings about spiders, please take this opportunity to bail from this post before it haunts the rest of your waking life. Some poor guy accidentally unleashed a plague of baby spiders after trying to kill their mom with a…
By Catie Keck

How To Fix A Broken Nail At Home (With A Tea Bag!)

There are few things in the beauty world more aggravating than anything to do with less-than-sightly nails — I’m talking chipped polish, unkempt cuticles, and the worst of all, (shudder) a hang nail. But thanks to some saint on YouTube (by way of…
By Catie Keck

What Is Kylie Jenner Hiding Under That Hat?

If you’re curious about Kylie Jenner’s recent hat obsession, so are we. En route to Coachella, Jenner posted the first of what would soon become a surprising number of selfies with a leather baseball hat. What was it hiding, we wondered. And why,…
By Catie Keck

Beyoncé's Hawaiian Vacation Video Is #Flawless

Beyhive cult leader and favored queen of nations Beyoncé posted a video from her Hawaiian vacation with husband Jay Z, which they publicly acknowledged as a celebration of their seventh wedding anniversary (a fictional number that neglects to…
By Catie Keck

Some Sad News For Beer Drinkers...

We seldom consider the caloric intake of that post-workday martini, thinking it a reward for hard week of meetings, project development, and successfully avoiding Joe the incessant office chatter. But surprise, surprise -- no matter how much we…
By Catie Keck

This Game Is A Powerful Illustration Of Harassment

For many women, college marks a first breath of freedom, an important time for exploring their intellectual curiosities as well as shaping their identities as young adults. But so often the circumstances in which women and men explore their newfound…
By Catie Keck

This Ultra-Fit Pregnant Woman Has Good News

Model and washboard abs extraordinaire Sarah Stage has given birth to a healthy baby boy named James Hunter. This news comes following a firestorm of bizarre media coverage of her toned shape throughout the duration of her full term pregnancy, much…
By Catie Keck

A Surprise Subway Pizza Party? ABSOLUTELY!

New York: they say there’s nowhere like it in the world. You certainly may be thinking the same after watching the below video of a surprise pizza party in the NYC subway put on by the kind pranksters at Improv Everywhere. The only thing that wasn’t…
By Catie Keck

Is This The Only Way To Stop Catcalling?

Look out, fellas, the feminists are coming for your free speech. Non-profit Feminist Apparel is putting up “No Catcall Zone” signs in New York City as the latest move in its ongoing attempt to put an end to street harassment. This is all awesome,…
By Catie Keck

Couples Describe Their Sex Lives In One Word

The recent influx of honesty-fueled viral videos have gifted us with some seriously funny gems as of late. Chalk one more up to the growing list because Complex has released a video of couples describing each other’s “private parts” and it’s just as…
By Catie Keck