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December 14, 2011

Holiday Gift Guide For Every Relationship Stage

When it comes to shopping for the holidays, why is the man in your life (or of the hour) always the most difficult? You want your gift to send exactly the right message -- and that's totally different if you’ve been together for two years than if yo…

Bootleg Video Of Dark Knight Rises Prologue

Director Christopher Nolan was extra careful about only allowing his Dark Knight Rises prologue (a six-minute trailer, basically) to be shown at 70mm IMAX theaters (not even regular IMAX theaters could show it), only 42 of which exist in the entire …

Surprise: Japanese Gamers Want To Buy A Vita

It's not a surprise, perhaps, that Famitsu.com readers are a bit more interested in the Vita than Japan's population in general. 73.3% of responders said they intend to purchase a PS Vita on the launch date, with 19.5% saying they'd either avoid the…

Holiday Cards For Every NFL Team

Corporate holiday cards can be so bland and boring. That's why the NFL is great—every team pulls out all their holiday stops to put out a great card that truly represents their season.

Gold Prices Sink 4.5%, Enter Danger Zone

NEW YORK (TheStreet ) -- Gold prices tanked Wednesday breaking below key technical levels as a stronger U.S. dollar pounded the metal.

Miley Cyrus Denies Boob Job, Insists Her Cleavage Is Real

Miley Cyrus insists her breasts are real after two photos show off her extreme cleavage.

TwitPic Theater: Bad Sweaters And Bad Ass Tans

Twitter was a beautiful place to be with Jaclyn Swedberg sharing and baring her bad ass ass tan and Francesca Frigo trying on sexy and funny outfits.

The Connie Converse Double Album That Never Got Crowd-Funded

Sometimes, Kickstarter campaigns don’t meet their funding goals—but it’s not the end of the world! In this series we explore what happens next. Up first are Dan Dzula and David Herman, the founders of Squirrel Thing Recordings. The label's first alb…

The 50 Funniest Celebrity Tweets Of 2011

George Takei wins. Hopefully Kanye makes a comeback next year.

10 Bank Stocks With Up To 154% Upside For 2012

The latest viral buzz from thestreet.com

25 Awesomely Nerdy Snowmen

The latest viral buzz from gammasquad.uproxx.com

How Nine London Bankers Spent £71,000 At A Nightclub

Welcome to Receiptrocity, bringing you the strangest and most entertaining receipts America's restaurants have to offer. If you've got an interesting, notable or funny receipt, scan/photograph it and send it over to national@eater.com.

Holiday Shoppers' Horror As 'Man Stabs His Wife To Death' In A Walmart On Saturday Afternoon

A South Carolina man has been charged with murder in the death of his wife, who was fatally stabbed inside a Greenville County Walmart this weekend.

Santa's Workload On Christmas

Someone did the math, and Santa Claus is going to need some festive methamphetamines ("mirthamphetamines") to keep up with this schedule. Methodology and caveats at The Atlantic.

Khloe Kardashian 'Sad' That Husband Lamar Odom Got Traded To Dallas

Get ready, Texas: The Kardashian clan is heading your way! After an emotional few days of uncertainty, NBA player Lamar Odom -- husband of Khloe Kardashian -- has been traded to the Dallas Mavericks.

Drunk History Christmas

A preview of Drunk History's Christmas special, which will doubtless be drenched in eggnog vomit. "The Night Before Twas Christmas" warms my cockles every time.

A '90s Kid's Christmas List

I'm pretty sure any kid would want this Christmas list under their tree. I mean helloooooo, MOON SHOES?!?!

The 10 Best Rob Delaney Tweets Of 2011

On our list of the 90 Best Twitter Accounts Of 2011, we said that Rob Delaney was "the single funniest person on Twitter." Then we called him a "tweet deity" or "tweity." Here are 10 amazing tweets that show why.

Cat Refuses To Give Up Seat

Did I mention the seat in question is her owner's boobs? Because the seat in question is her owner's boobs.

Is Greg Oden’s Team Photo The Saddest Thing You’ve Ever Seen?

It’s not a good decade to be a Portland Trail Blazer apparently. First, former All-Star Brandon Roy, who was expected to simply be the team’s amnesty clause pick before he signed on elsewhere, announced that he was retiring because of his degenerati…

Zelda: Minish Cap, Wario Land 4 Among 3DS Ambassador GBA Games Coming Friday

The ten free Game Boy Advance games being given away to early 3DS adopters have been dated -- for Japan and Europe, at least. The games will become available in those regions this Friday, December 16. There had been some concern Nintendo might no…

Incredible Views From The New World Trade Center

These pictures were recently uploaded to the WTC Progress Twitter account. They're like paintings. Wow.

5 NFL Veterans Who Should Retire

Ah, retirement. Riding off into the sunset. Hanging up the boots. And if you’re lucky, watching your jersey rise up to the rafters. Retirement can be a beautiful thing in the right circumstance...

Invertion (Puzzle Game)

Here's a robot puzzle game for you fine people.

Supercut Of YouTube Haul Videos

These are videos of materially-obsessed people showing off the many purchases they've acquired during a recent shopping orgy. If you don't have cable anymore, watching haul videos is a wonderful antidote to infomercial withdrawal.

The QWOP Guy Has Sex

How could you not feel bad for the QWOP guy? He's the world's worst runner and now he's the world's worst lover.

Church Billboard Depicts The Virgin Mary With A Pregnancy Test

The billboard for Auckland's St. Matthew-in-the-City church has been causing controversy in New Zealand.

Goldman Sachs' Top Tech Stocks For 2012

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Patton Oswalt Gets Kicked Out Of A Movie Theater For Texting

You would think he would know better. And who knew that Jason Reitman was an usher at The Alamo Drafthouse? I don't think that place could get any cooler.

Corgi Book Holder

SWEET MOTHER OF MERCY, I NEED THIS.

Giant Beetles In "Jurassic Park" Costumes

Just in time for Christmas. Etsypreneur Erin Pearce is a mad genius.

New York Public Art: Portal-Style

The Astor Place Cube (or its real name, "Alamo") has been turned into a giant Companion Cube. Area and state regulations do not allow it to remain here, alone and companionless. (Thanks Brooke!)

Girls High School Basketball Team Chants The N-Word For Good Luck

And now they're suspended. The team, which is all white with the exception of one African-American girl (who was obviously and rightfully offended) claims that the chant was just a joke.

Sacha Baron Cohen's "The Dictator" Gets A Trailer

The team behind "Borat" and "Bruno" is back, and from the looks of this trailer, they're having a great time.

How Do You Keep Santa Alive For Your Kids?

"Aside from milk and cookies, we always leave oats and carrots out for the reindeer. They make a huge mess, those reindeer... spilling oats on the floor and leaving a trail of half-eaten carrots!" -- Erika

Chuck Todd Flips The Bird On Live Television

The NBC News analyst is caught giving the finger to an unknown fingeree on "Morning Joe." As David Gregory looks on in horror.

Russell Simmons: Lowe's CEO Must Go! (DETAILS)

In the wake of the recent controvery concerning Lowe's hardware giant and TLC's reality show, All-American Muslim, Russell Simmons has stepped up his efforts and is calling out the company's CEO, Robert Noblick.DETAILS: Lowe's New Low, Pulls Adverti…

The Dark Knight Rises Prologue Is Here (For A Limited Time)

An unlisted video with its embedding disabled titled “Turtles, Ducks, Kangaroos, Roosters” was loaded on YouTube earlier tonight, and wouldn’t you know it’s a bootleg of the Dark Knight Rises prologue containing the first six minutes of the movie. …

America's Indie Wine Scene, Genre By Genre

Welcome to Vintage America, our column on the history — and future — of American wine. Every week Talia Baiocchi, author of the Decanted column on Eater NY, will take a look at winemaking from Virginia to Texas to California, to uncover the people, …

Check Out This Pug Graduation Present

IT HAS A BALLOON TIED TO IT!

Miyamoto Could See Nintendo Collaborating With Retro On A Zelda Game

Retro Studios played a big role in the creation of Mario Kart 7. It's not the first time the Texas-based developer has taken on a beloved Nintendo franchise -- it developed the Metroid Prime games and Donkey Kong Country Returns -- and it's unlikely…

Local Cops Used Predator Drone To Arrest North Dakota Farm Family For 'Stealing 6 Cows'

The Brossarts were brought in with the help of the sophisticated spy equipment on the unmanned plane that flew over the family's farm during a standoff with police.

Xbox Live Gets New Apps For TMZ, Verizon, And YouTube Today

Only a select few entertainment apps were released as a part of the Xbox 360 dashboard update last week; the majority of the currently-announced ones were said to be coming later this month. A handful of those have arrived today, including the Veriz…

MI4 Premieres In Spain

Paula Patton looked out of this world in Dolce & Gabbana. The Mission: Impossible 4 star wore D&G to the premiere of her film at the Callao Theater on the Calle Gran Villa in Madrid, Spain last night.PHOTOS: Paula Patton Works Her Freakum Dress For …

7 Cute Outfits To Take You From The Office Party To The After Party

‘Tis the season for office holiday parties. And between the awkward chit-chat and the how-much-should-I-drink conundrum, the office party presents yet another challenge: What to wear. Well fret not, dear reader (you have enough to worry about), beca…

The Hunger Games Nail Polish Line Is Back On

In a saga that is getting almost as dramatic as the one happening over at Dior, we have more news about that Hunger Games-inspired nail polish collection. It’s happening again! (Well, for now.) In case you need a reminder of the timeline: Pictures o…

2011 Drinks Trends

Every year, new trends show up on cocktail menus and on the shelves behind bars across the land. It might be wine from a certain region, a plethora of boutique versions of a particular spirit, a trend in mixing cocktails, or even new styles of drink…

Charlie Sheen Tweeted His Phone Number

It’s not surprising that Charlie Sheen got a little too excited at the prospect of meeting up with a teenager he saw on TV and tweeted his cell number to the public instead of through a DM. What is surprising is that the teenager was a boy. Name…

Official Photos From Baz Luhrmann's Great Gatsby

For lovers of Jazz Age literature, I thought it couldn’t get any better than Woody Allen’s fictionalized depictions of Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald (to say nothing of Hemingway) in Midnight in Paris. But in case the tongue-in-cheek time travel movie w…

Higgs Boson 'God Particle' Close To Capture, CERN Scientists Say // Current TV

The most coveted prize in particle physics – the Higgs boson – may have been glimpsed, say researchers reporting at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) in

Fantasia Gives Birth To Baby Boy (DETAILS)

Fantasia Barrino has no problem letting the public in on her private life, as we've learned from her reality show, but the soulful singer has managed to keep her pregnancy pretty low key, up until now.DETAILS: Fantasia Goes Into Labor!The 27-year-ol…

Sh*t Girls Say

Check out this brilliant video from the men behind Shit Girls Say.

Homefront Promotional Stunt Results In A $7,000 Fine

The release of thousands of red balloons to publicize a videogame earlier this year has resulted in a fine being levied against the marketing company responsible. The stunt took place in San Francisco during this year's Game Developers Conference…

8 Stocks With Biggest Upside In Market Rebound

The latest viral buzz from thestreet.com

Watch An Absolutely Insane Russian Burger King Ad

Well, Burger Kings in Russia look like they're a lot more fun than the ones in the US, if the ad below is to be believed. Ballerinas, unicorns, turntables that look like hamburgers, spontaneous combustion, marriage proposals and choreographed hipste…

Miley Cyrus Is Real Sexy Now Ya’ll

Indonesia has one of the higher infant mortality rates in the world, almost 35 per 1,000 births (as opposed to 7 per 1,000 in the U.S.), because so much of the country lives in poverty and can’t afford proper medical care. Those who do seek care …

Guess Which Presidents Killed Manufacturing Jobs In The Last 20 Years? Their Names Are Bush // Current TV

Newt Gingrich is off claiming, with an unflappable voice of authority, of course, that President Obama has killed manufacturing jobs for three years now.

Buddhakan // Current TV

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Our Holiday Gift Guide For Extremely Rich People

Christmas is nearly upon us. Are you prepared? Let us help with this guide to gifting for every occasion. All of the gifts here are certified by us as things that people actually would truly like to receive this holiday season. (Hint, hint.) JUST T…

‘Worst In Show’ Looks Incredible

Regular readers of With Leather know that I’m obsessed with world records and obscure contests, especially if they involve animals. So when it came time to talk about the 2011 World’s Ugliest Dog Competition, it was as if I had caught my white whale…

Nintendo Dates Kid Icarus: Uprising, Rhythm Heaven Wii, Mario Party 9

Nintendo today previewed the titles coming to its platforms in the United States during the first quarter of 2012. Among the highlights are release dates for Mario Party 9 and Kid Icarus: Uprising. On the 3DS front, the revelation that the Circle…

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