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June 1, 2011

Northeast Tornado Watch: NYC, Philadelphia, Boston Included In June 1, 2011 Alert

A system of strong storms is headed straight for the northeastern United States, prompting a National Weather Service alert for a tornado watch for a wide area until 8 p.m. Eastern Time tonight.

Springfield Tornado 2011: Twister Touches Down In Massachusetts (VIDEO)

A tornado touched down in Springfield, Massachusetts late this afternoon, CNN reports. 22 News WWLP says the tornado formed at about 4:20 this afternoon and that no injuries have been reported.

Conflicting Reports Over Death Of Katya Koren, 19-Year-Old 'Muslim' Beauty Queen, Emerge

Ukrainian officials have slammed media claims that a teenage beauty queen was stoned to death by three Muslim suspects who alleged the 19-year-old violated Sharia law by participating in pageants.

The Lowest Paying Jobs In The U.S.

If you’re looking for a fat paycheck, you’re not going to find one as an usher, amusement park attendant, or shampooer.

Watch A Start To Finish Dinner At elBulli

ElBulli's countdown to its final months has inspired a photography exhibit, a scratch and sniff issue of Esquire Spain, and countless scrambles among food writers, chefs and celebrities to make the pilgrimage to Catalonia before Ferran Adrià's stori…

'Cosby Show' Star Clarice Taylor Dies

Actress Clarice Taylor, who played the mother of Bill Cosby's character on the beloved 1980s sitcom The Cosby Show, died of congestive heart failure Monday at the age of 93.

Netflix CEO Says He'd Rather Spend Money On HBO And Showtime Than On Original Content

At a conference, Reed Hastings also gives a shout-out to "Firefly" and "The Wire."

10 Highly Educated Celebrities

When they're not making movies or walking the red carpet, some celebrities try to fit in some homework. See our collection of well-educated celebrities who could probably teach us a thing or two.

Meanwhile, In Russia

In Soviet Russia, faucets drink your water. So does this mean that utility companies pay you for stealing your water? (Via)

Jonas Bevacqua Dead: LRG Clothing Founder Dies At 34

LOS ANGELES — Jonas Bevacqua, who co-founded the popular street clothing brand LRG in 1999 and presided over its rapid rise as a major fashion force among young people, was found dead Tuesday. He was 34.

Jon Stewart Reacts To Anthony Weiner Photo Scandal (VIDEO)

Jon Stewart is finding himself in a catch-22 this week.

Old Navy Sells Gay Pride T-shirts, But Only In Twenty-six Stores

It's pretty awesome to see a nationwide retailer get in on the gay-pride action. But it's also disappointing to find out that their LGBT support only spans twenty-six stores (out of over a thousand) in only sixteen states. Old Navy, everyone's favor…

Netflix Makes BitTorrent Walk The Plank

Netflix goes number one in bandwidth comsumption. Read more by Devin Brown on CBS News' What's Trending.

Blake Lively Leaked Nude Photos -- FAKE... NOT Blake Lively!!!

The photos circulating around the Internet purporting to be Blake Lively are fake, phony, Photoshopped, fabricated, fictional, false ... so says Blake and her people. Sources with intimate knowledge of the actress' physical features tell TMZ ... …

7 Essential Apps For Surviving A Zombie Apocalypse

When the zombie apocalypse finally breaks out, will you be ready? More importantly, will your phone be ready?

This Old Guy Is Awesome

In most cases, old people are useless. They’re grumpy and they smell weird and they move slowly and they’re confused by anything made after 1980. They’re using up our precious resources without contributing to society, and we should really look into…

Boy Brutally Murdered By Syrian Forces Sparks Second Wave Of Uprising (NSFW)

Horrifying video. Hamza Al-Khatib, a 13-year-old boy, was detained by Syrian forces at a checkpoint in the village of Jiza on April 29th. His barely recognizable corpse was returned to his parents nearly a month later. This video, filmed and posted on Youtube by his parents, details the horrific wounds covering Hamza's body. He was beaten, burned, shot and had his genitals cut off. Hamza has since become a martyr for the Syrian rebellion. WARNING: Graphic video.

Self-Replicating Sheep

Exactly how much napalm do I need to destroy these before they invade my nightmares?

Jane Lynch At News Corp: Rips Fox News, Sarah Palin, Glenn Beck, 'The Daily'

Ripping through awkward web of corporate ownership and subsidiary properties, Jane Lynch gutted up and went for broke in a rip-roaring introduction speech at the D9 tech conference on Tuesday, ripping News Corp and Fox News despite her and the confe…

Blake Lively Nude Photos Are Fake

A day after nude photos of a woman purported to be 'Gossip Girl' star Blake Lively hit the Internet, the actress' rep has issued a statement saying the photos are "100 percent FAKE."

26 Old-Timey Ads For Modern Products Article

As we've shown before, vintage ads can be like embarrassing high school year book photographs for our entire culture. We asked you to show us some of our modern products as they would have been pitched when the West was going through its awkward pha…

Supermodel Naomi Campbell To Maybe Sue Cadbury Over ‘Racist’ Ad

Naomi Campbell is considering “every option available” (including a lawsuit, yes) after seeing a Cadbury ad that makes several uncomfortable allusions to her. The ad reads “Move over, Naomi, there’s a new diva in town,” and features a Cadbury bar on…

Comet Photographed Between Lightning And Fireworks

Nature is unimpressed by our pitiful light show attempts. During Australia Day in 2007, photographer Antti Kemppainen captured this pyrotechnic war between man and the environment.

Princess Letizia's Latest Looks (PHOTOS, POLL)

It's been a busy week for HuffPost Style favorite Princess Letizia, with public appearances nearly every day.

Five Musicians Whose Past Selves Would Probably Beat Them Up

Eddie Vedder's new album, Ukulele Songs, came out yesterday, and mood-wise, it's a long way from the Angry Eddie of the early 1990s. Obviously, as artists age, their tastes may expand or retract, just like their waist- and hairlines. But the followi…

Stocks Close Down 2% On Weak Economic Data

The Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day down by 279.6 points, or 2.2%, at 12,290. The S&P 500 ended lower by 30.6 points, or 2.2%, at 1314, and the Nasdaq was off by 66.1 points, or 2.3%, at 2769. Moody's downgraded Greece's soverei…

The Roxy Presents: Honor Society

Tonya Cooke from The Roxy Theatre talks about Honor Society, a pop band that cares as much about fans as fans do about them Read more by Tonya Cooke on CBS News' What's Trending.

Chyna's New Porno -- The First Naughty Photos

It's been 7 years since Chyna's first sex tape went public ... and now, TMZ has obtained the very first images from her upcoming XXX sequel. Godspeed. As TMZ first reported, Chyna approached Vivid Entertainment recently and asked to shoot another…

If You Believe In Yourself, You Will Know How To Ride A Bike!

This is just the best motivational speech I have ever heard. I’ve never been on a sports team (“I don’t believe it”), but if I were ever on any type of sports team this is the speech I would want to hear before all the games. And the speech I would …

Jane Lynch Skewers Glenn Beck, Sarah Palin, Glee At News Corp. Event (Video)

With Rupert Murdoch out of the country on business in China, Jane Lynch stepped in as acting CEO of News Corp. to open the techie D9 conference. (Lynch stars on Fox's Glee, D9 is put out by AllThingsD, which is owned by News Corp.'s Wall Street Jour…

Pictures Of Snooki Wearing A Neck Brace! (AND PHOTOSHOPPED VERSIONS OF SAID PICTURES) From Memes!

While filming America's depiction of Italians in Italy, the country that has done everything it can to disassociate themselves from those Italians, Snooki crashed her car…INTO HER OWN POLICE ESCORT. Obviously. And if that wasn't entertaining/the wor…

9 Places Hotter Than My House

Honestly, I'm not even sure half of these are accurate at this point. Nature continues to try her damnedest to kill me with suffocating pea soup humidity. Trying to stay optimistic.

Rachel Roy's Chic Transformation (PHOTOS)

Rachel Roy makes loads of other women look beautiful in her designs -- hello, Michelle Obama! -- but she's certainly no slouch herself in the style department.

Hamza Al-Khatib, Syria Boy, Brutally Killed In Custody (GRAPHIC VIDEO)

A 13-year-old Syrian boy detained by government forces has been brutally killed, his wounds displayed in a shocking video. The boy, identified as Hamza al-Khateeb, was shot, burned, and had his penis cut off when his body was returned to his family.

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie Takes State Helicopter To Son's Ball Game

TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie made a dramatic entrance at his son's high school baseball game Tuesday night — in a state police helicopter.

Hawkman Movie Is "What" Meets "The Hell?"

A couple days ago we linked to a comedy sketch by Frog Island Films (video below) about Hawkman trying to get the other superheroes to read his Hawkman film script.  It’s funny because there’s no way anyone would make a Hawkman movie, right?  Rig…

So Cell Phones Cause Cancer, Now What?

Chris Pirillo breaks down what, if anything, will change after the recent reports on the dangers of cell phone radiation Read more by Chris Pirillo on CBS News' What's Trending.

Kingston's Jet Ski Passenger -- NOT Pressing Charges

Sean Kingston's jet ski victim won't be pressing charges against the "Beautiful Girls" singer after they crashed into a Miami bridge this weekend -- telling TMZ, "I know he didn't mean to get either of us hurt." Cassandra Sanchez -- who emerged r…

Do You Ever Wear A Sports Bra With No Shirt?

A lot of times, we see celebs like Emma Watson out and about in just a sports bra, being all “Oh, these abs? I know. They’re good. No big deal.” And I think there was about a four-month period of time when I did the same (without th

TV Executives Admit In Taped Interviews That Hollywood Pushes A Liberal Agenda (Exclusive Video)

In clips that will hit the Internet to promote a new book, producers including "Friends" co-creator Marta Kauffman and "House" creator David Shore say Hollywood discriminates against and belittles conservatives.

"Extended Pilot"/"Top Banana"

The pilot episode of Arrested Development (available on the first season DVD set in a longer, unexpurgated version, which is what I watched for this column) is mainly designed to get across who these people are, along with the central premise and th…

Anthony Weiner 'Can't Say With Certitude' It Wasn't His Weiner

Which basically translates to, "Yup, that's my junk." In an interview with NBC's Luke Russert, Rep. Anthony Weiner refused to deny that a lewd photo which surfaced online was of his crotch. That he used the phrase "can't say with certitude," when asked point blank if the peter pic was of him, is pretty much confirmation.

Bellatrix Deathly Hallows Promotional Poster

Here's your daily reminder that the Harry Potter movie franchise is going to end soon.

Babysitting A Pug

After agreeing to petsit their friend's pug, this well-intentioned couple has a realization: these are not quiet dogs. That's what happens when you breed away nasal passages! (Via)

How To Bag A Saree

Like a boss. Rajni works at a silk retailer and has acquired some mad skills when it comes to bagging his customers' purchases. (Via)

NFL Free-Agency Big Board: Where The Top 50 Free Agents Are Headed

So what if there's no NFL free agency right now due to a ridiculously long lockout? At some point, there will be an agreement on a new collective bargaining agreement and when that happens, the free agency flood gates will open wide...

Egyptian Female Protesters Forced To Take 'Virginity Tests'

CAIRO (AP) -- Activists and bloggers are pressing Egypt's military rulers to investigate accusations of serious abuses against protesters, including claims that soldiers subjected female detainees to so-called "virginity tests." (Scroll down for vid…

Alec Baldwin "Smitten" With Recent NYU Graduate And Yoga Studio Director Hilaria Thomas

Alec Baldwin is "smitten" with a 2007 NYU graduate, sources tell us. The "30 Rock" star, 53, has been dating 28-year- old Yoga Vida studio director Hilaria Thomas. The two were photographed together at Carnegie Hall's 120th anniversary after-party l…

Sarah Palin Emails: Alaska To Release 24,000 Pages Of Palin's Emails From Her Time As Governor.

After two-year delay, news outlets will get a look at thousands of pages of records from her time as governor.

Rihanna: ‘Man Down’ Video Premiere!

Check out the premiere of Rihanna’s latest video, “Man Down“!

9 Mind-Blowing Pieces Of Art Made With Ridiculous Materials

Let's face it -- we've all tried to build a house of cards or make a sand castle at some point in our lives, but most of us get bored within a few minutes and give up. For others it may take an hour, or maybe even a few days... and there are those w…

Attorney General Demands Another Season Of The Wire

Most people who’d like another season or two of HBO's The Wire are limited to posting wishful comments on the Internet, or making desperate entreaties of David Simon as he barely tolerates another audience Q&A. But most people aren’t the U.S. Attorn…

Michael Zimmerman, Ph.D.: Michele Bachmann's Stance On Evolution Demolished By High School Student

Which brings me back to Michele Bachmann. Not only is Bachmann a fan of creationism and its anti-intellectual offshoot, intelligent design, she's made some outlandish claims about the pseudoscientific subject. For example, she's asserted, "there is…

Kim Kardashian -- I'm Ditching My Last Name!

Goodbye, Kim Kardashian ... HELLO, Kim Humphries -- TMZ has learned ... the BIGGEST name in reality television will soon cease to exist ... because Kim K will be taking her soon-to-be husband's last name. That's right -- sources close to Kim are …

Emily Maynard Warns 'Bachelorette' Ashley Hebert

Emily's been there before -- and it's killing her that she can't tell Ashley that Bentley's only after her for fame! Bachelor Brad Womack's former fiancee Emily Maynard doesn't want to see her friend and former cast-mate Ashley Hebert get hurt by pl…

Hangover II Outgrosses Kung Fu Panda 2 In Memorial Day Sequel Battle

The Hangover II rode its monkey to the highest-grossing opening weekend ever for a live-action comedy ($86 million from Friday to Sunday), earning $137.5 million in five days, and contributing to a best-ever Memorial Day weekend for the film industr…

Top 10 Reviews Of The Abortionplex On Yelp

Still unsure about having your next abortion at the $7 billion Abortionplex in Topeka, Kansas? These reviews from Yelp will probably change your mind.

Captain Jean-Luc Picard Proposal

via Geekologie   Tags: Jean-Luc Picard, marriage proposal, star trek Neat stuff from the NeatoShop: Please Accept My Apology Pint Glass …

George Takei Calls Anti-Gay Schoolboard Member A Gay Douchebag

In a video for the Trevor Project, an organization aimed to stop LGBT youth suicide, George Takei responds to outspokenly anti-gay, now-resigned, Arkansas schoolboard member Clint McCance. And it is the best! It certainly helps that George Takei is …

Heather Rene Smith Pics - SFW Heather Rene Smith Gallery

What do we look for in a girl? Well, start with a free spirit. After that, beauty, brains and a certain athleticism rank high on the list. Mix all that up in one girl and you’ve got a winner. Take Heather Rene Smith, for example, our delicious Miss …

Bryan Hurley Accused Of Attacking Girlfriend With Forklift In Massachusetts

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Police in western Massachusetts say a man has been arraigned after he used a forklift to pick up his girlfriend's car with her inside and carried the vehicle for several feet before dropping it. Springfield police Sgt. John Dela…

Patrick Dempsey Leaving 'Grey's Anatomy' Next Year?

"I do not know what's going to happen to the other characters, but for me it's done," added the actor.

COVER STORY: Kim Kardashian’s Wedding Surprise — I’m Having A Baby!

It was the moment Kim Kardashian had dreamed of: Her love of six months, basketball star Kris Humphries, proposed marriage with a 20.5-carat diamond, and Kim couldn’t wait to share the big news at a family dinner. “I walked in and… stroked my hair, …

Office Warfare

Nerf guns: deadlier than imagined.

Facts About Being Left-Handed

My hatred for spiral notebooks burns like the fire of a thousand suns.

Monju Begum, Bangladeshi Woman, Cuts Penis Off Of Man Who Tried To Rape Her

A Bangladeshi woman is believed to have taken the law into her own hands -- literally -- and thwarted rape by severing her neighbor's penis as he attempted to assault her.

'The Hangover 3': Warner Brothers Moves Towards Third Installment Of Hit Film Series

Screenwriter Craig Mazin, who co-wrote the money printing second film, will write a third "Hangover" film, The Wrap relays (via Tracking Board). As much money as a third movie could make (the first made $467 million, which the second should surpass …

Cops Called To Southampton Inn After Socialite Melissa Berkelhammer Freaks Out

Cops were called to the posh Southampton Inn Monday morning after socialite Melissa Berkelhammer had a meltdown that disturbed other guests -- including "The Real Housewives of New Jersey" star Kim Granatell, who was in a nearby room.

Rihanna's "Man Down" Video Hottie, Oraine Barrett! (PHOTOS)

Rihanna sure knows how to choose 'em! The Bajan's latest aquisition, on video anyway, is Jamaican model Oraine Barrett, (last seen on GlobalGrind a few weeks ago as part of John Bartlett's presentation at The Ace Hotel), her love interest in her new…

Blake Lively’s Rep Says Leaked Nude Photos Are Fake; “Phew” Says Chanel

Blake Lively is at the top of her game right now: She’s dating Leonardo effing DiCaprio, set to star in summer block buster The Green Lantern, she’s a Chanel brand ambassador, and is beloved by Karl Lagerfeld and Anna Wintour alike. What could go wr…

Major Booty Found: Blackbeard’s Anchor Recovered From Ocean

Davy Jones’ Locker is slowly letting out its secrets. Starting with a 3,000-pound anchor. Archeologists made the trek to the North Carolina sea floor Friday and pulled up some major plunder: an anchor from Blackbeard’s ship, the Queen Anne’s Revenge…

Kim Kardashian May Be Pregnant

OK! Magazine reports that Kim Kardashian has announced her pregnancy to fiance Kris Humphries. Perhaps that's why the duo is rushing to the altar...

What Sex Feels Like...In A Threesome, When You're Cheating And More

Here, from women who've been there, is the real deal on the sexual experiences we all wonder about most. Now you know!

Ooh La La, Blake Lively Talks To Florence Welch About Clothes, Men And More!

She’s got a hit show, a mega summer movie and a contract with Chanel—so, yeah, things are going pretty well for Blake Lively. She tells her new best friend, singer Florence Welch, all about it.

Paris Hilton Talks Sex Tape, Mom Cries On 'Piers Morgan Tonight' (Video)

Paris Hilton appeared on 'Piers Morgan Tonight' with her mother, Kathy, and got emotional when talking about the infamous XXX-rated tape of her that w

Cell Phone Radiation 'Possibly Carcinogenic,' Experts Say

A group of experts from the World Health Organization has classified the radiation emitted from cell phones as a possible cancer-causing agent, concluding that cell phones could be associated with an increased risk for glioma, a type of brain tumor.…

Rep. Anthony Weiner Linked To Numerous Beauties On Twitter Following Lewd Photo Scandal

It takes a certain type of woman to set his heart a-Twitter.

Software Updates Shouldn't Need To Ask Permission.

In April, two programmers reported that iPhones appeared to be constantly tracking their owners' physical location. Wherever you went, your phone seemed to jot down your latitude and longitude and store that data indefinitely. Apple quickly issued a…

Alessandra Ambrosio: Family Day At The Beach!

Alessandra Ambrosio spends the day with her family at the beach on Sunday (May 29) in Malibu, Calif.

X-Men: First Class Review - UGO.com

I’m guessing the last thing Stan Lee and Jack Kirby had in mind when they created the X-Men was that a new reader would need to consult multiple online encyclopedias to follow a 30 page comic book. While multiple story arcs have led to teams-within-…

Pole Dancing Colombian Women Take To The Streets (PHOTOS)

Now that pole dancing has moved out of strip clubs and into gyms, it seems only natural that it would end up in the streets. That's what happened recently in Medellin, Colombia, when some of the South American country's most accomplished dancers too…

Official Trailer For 'The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo'

None of that shaky cam, probably a viral marketing stunt, bootleg flim flam! I am one of the only person (singular) on Earth to have not read Stieg Larsson's book, but this looks promising. If David Fincher can make a movie about Mark Zuckerberg interesting, then there is hope.

June 1, 2011 : Savage Love

Find the Savage Lovecast (my weekly podcast) every Tuesday at thestranger.com/savage. Got problems? mail@savagelove.net

Jeff Conaway's Family Requested Autopsy To "Rule Out Foul Play"

Jeff Conaway's family has questions about his death. According to reports, those closest to the Taxi star, requested that an autopsy be performed after the actor passed away at the age of 60.

A Gritty Account Of Life As A Famous Hollywood Drug Addict

In the latest issue of THR, former manager Jeff Wald -- who used to snort cocaine for breakfast -- recalls in harrowing detail his journey from highflying addict repping Sly Stallone and David Crosby to the grisly day Ali MacGraw had to call 911.

Sean Kingston’s Jet Ski Passenger Speaks Up, Does Not Plan To Sue Him

As Sean Kingston recovers from the jet ski accident which left him in critical condition, the female passenger, Cassandra Sanchez, has indicated she won’t be pressing charges.

Women Give NYPD Officers All They Can Handle After Brawl In West Village

About 20 rabble-rousing young women gave cops more than they bargained for yesterday when the officers tried to break up their West Village cat fight.

Basketball Wives: NBA Finals Edition (PHOTOS)

With the final fight to win the 2011 NBA title going down today, Miami Heat and the Dallas Mavericks will throw a lot on the line and battle out for that top spot. However, certain women who stand behind the players on these teams have nothing to wo…

Victoria Justice News - Victoria Justice Makes A Trip To The Farmer's Market (PHOTOS)

While we usually see the adorable Victoria Justice all glammed up, the 18-year-old Victorious star dressed down as she made a trip to a farmer’s market in LA over the weekend.

Blake Lively & Leo DiCaprio: Holding Hands In Monte Carlo!

Blake Lively & Leo DiCaprio: Holding Hands in Monte Carlo!

Fellowship Pays Students $100,000 To Not Attend College

In an apparent hunt for the next Mark Zuckerberg or Bill Gates (both famously college dropouts), Peter Thiel, the co-founder of PayPal, will pay 24 college-aged students $100,000 to not attend college for two years. Instead, the students will spend …

Psychological Dimensions Of Rage Comics

The crudely-drawn faces that constitute rage face comic memes may seem vague and random, but they actually represent very specific emotions. This chart from the scholars at Know Your Meme explains the comparative relationships between them based upo…

Daily Outfit Idea: Fit To Be Tied (For The Office!)

Today’s outfit idea is a super-preppy, borrowed-from-the-boys ensemble that we hope will inspire all of you to get dressed for the office this week. Take a look and tell us what you think!...

Paper Airplane Comes Back

This is the most impressive thing involving a paper airplane that's ever happened. It's almost as impressive as anything not involving a paper airplane.

The Naked Blake Lively Pictures Are Probably Real

Earlier tonight, pictures surfaced showing a girl with long blond hair and a perfect body, naked, taking pictures of herself in a mirror with a silver iPhone wrapped in a black case. Awesome, right? But awesome gets awesomer because the girl in th…

Rep: Blake Lively Nude Pics Are Fake

The Green Lantern star is taking legal action after fake pictures appear on the web

Sean Kingston Expected To Recover From Injuries In Six Weeks (Report)

Kingston -- who remains in critical condition in the ICU -- was operating a jet ski in Miami Beach early Sunday night when the watercraft collided with the Palm Island Bridge. The hip-hop star suffered a broken jaw, fractured wrist and water in his …

Blake Lively, Leonardo DiCaprio Hold Hands On Moonlit Stroll

After weeks of speculation and high-profile partying up and down the French Riviera, DiCaprio, 36, and Lively, 23, were photographed holding hands during a romantic, moonlit stroll after dinner in Monte Carlo May 27-- and only Us Weekly has the excl…

Emma Watson Bares Midriff In Sports Bra

Emma Watson shows off her midriff while heading to the gym in a pink sports bra on Sunday (May 29) in Pittsburgh, Penn.

"The Boy In The Iceberg"/"The Avatar Returns"

See, that’s how excited I am to be reviewing one of my favorite children’s series for the AVC this summer.  Avatar: The Last Airbender is a show my pre-schooler heard about in daycare some years back and insisted that we watch together.  I was reluc…

Audrina Patridge News - Audrina Patridge Gets Wet 'N' Wild In Mexico (PHOTOS)

The bodacious celeb was spotted showing off her curves as she partied down in Ixtapa, Mexico with a large group of girlfriends. Audrina and her pals formed a human pyramid with some obliging (and strong-backed) young men and later Audrina was seen j…

Kate Middleton Sells A Dress A Minute: How Does The Duchess’s Selling Power Stack Up To Mrs. O’s

During the Obama campaign and her first 100 days in office, whatever Mrs. O wore created a buying frenzy. The $148 Donna Ricco floral print dress from White House Black Market that Michelle Obama wore on The View during the campaign? Gone. The three…

Tanner Foust Jumps Hot Wheels Truck 332 Feet, Breaks World Record

Tanner Foust knows what it's like to play out that childhood dream of driving your very own Hot Wheels car. This weekend at the Indianapolis 500, Foust, 37, shattered the world record by jumping a Pro 2 truck 332 feet.

No Post-credit Scene In X-Men: First Class

On the plus side, I did have the privilege of sitting through a good seven minutes of absolutely fascinating factoids about X-Men: First Class.  For instance, did you know that they had a separate production crew for London, LA, and Georgia, all wit…

5-Second Film About Planking

I just don't see the appeal of planking. But hey, who am I to judge? Via Reddit. (Just a head's up, the volume is inexplicably loud in this video.)

Alec Baldwin In 'Rock Of Ages': Dressed As Dennis Dupree With Russell Brand (PHOTO)

Alec Baldwin has, over the past five seasons, been seen largely in finely tailored suits as the hilarious NBC executive Jack Donaghy in "30 Rock." So while this outfit would be striking on anyone, for Baldwin, it's just about as far a departure as p…

Hermione Is Optimistic

Emma Watson is in Pittsburgh these days to film ‘The Perks of Being a Wallflower’, and over the weekend she went to the gym in a sports bra, just in case her breasts somehow doubled in size while working out and would need one.

Hispanic Population, Rising Faster Than Anticipated, A 'Huge Weapon' For Obama

In the South, for instance, the Hispanic population grew by 57 percent between 2000 and 2010, while overall population growth in the region during that same time period was only 14 percent. In the Midwest, the Hispanic population grew by 49 percent,…

University Of Style - Discover More Street Style At ELLE.com

Street style from college campuses around the world. Discover more street style at ELLE.com

How To Teach Your Kids To Be Good Sports

Of course you tell your kid, “Be a good sport,” but have you thought about what that means, exactly? If we don’t know, we can’t expect our kids to get it. “It’s playing by the rules, giving your best effort and being appreciative of the efforts of o…

Blake Lively News - Blake Lively Nude Photos Are Fake, Rep Says

While Blake Lively is mostly known for how good she looks with clothes on, photos purportedly showing the Gossip Girl beauty nude spread across the web on Tuesday.

Father's Flings, Formerly Fat Friends, And Barely Legal Tastes

You don't want to get caught up in the role of family counselor, but since you're an adult and are concerned about your brother, go out to dinner with your father to talk. Tell him that of course the breakup of the marriage is painful for all, and t…

Zoe Kravitz & Michael Fassbender: New York City Stroll!

Zoe Kravitz and her boyfriend Michael Fassbender hold hands and go for a walk on Sunday (May 29) in New York City.

Robert Pattinson’s New Sexy Leading Lady’s Revenge On Kristen Stewart

Robert Pattinson’s new sexy leading lady is getting sweet revenge on Kristen Stewart. Actress Sarah Gadon first tried out for the coveted leading part in Snow White and the Huntsman — but Kristen snagged her dream role! So what did Sarah do? She lan…

Leaked! Alleged Blake Lively Nude Photos Hit The Web

Uh oh, scandal alert! Naked photos of Gossip Girl star Blake Lively have leaked onto the web. Well, we’ll say the pictures are allegedly of Leo DiCaprio’s new girlfriend, but it looks a lot like her.

EEEEE New ‘Breaking Bad’ Trailer!!!!

HELL YES. AMC released a new trailer for the delayed and long-awaited Season 4 of “Breaking Bad,” and even though there’s no new material in this, it’s an awesome reminder of how nut-punchingly INTENSE this show is. Unfortunately, the new season pre…

'Red Eye' Accuses Jay Leno Of Stealing Its Joke (VIDEO)

Did Jay Leno (or his writers) steal a joke from Fox News? That's certainly what the hosts of "Red Eye," the network's late night show, accused Leno of doing on Saturday.

iPhone 5 Seemingly Ruled Out For June Launch

Apple just pre-announced the iCloud for next week's Worldwide Developers Conference, but what the company didn't say -- specifically, that it'll bring the iPhone 5 or other new hardware to the event -- is just as important.

DC Comics To Restart All Of Its Major Titles At Issue #1

For those still smarting from the post-Crisis creation of alternate universes and wary of even more convolution to come from the current Flashpoint miniseries, DC Comics has a drastic solution in mind: It’s restarting every one of its major titles a…

America Just Bought Itself A Hangover Part III

Powered by the same system of interlocking cogs that recently began the clockwork creation of Yogi Bear 2, this weekend’s record-breaking, $135 million haul for The Hangover Part II has already set a sequel in motion, with The Wrap reporting that Pa…

What An Astronaut's Camera Sees

Full screen is a must for this 1080p tour of the Earth! Dr. Justin Wilkinson from NASA's astronaut team describes the special places that spacemen focus on whenever they get a moment. (Via)

Patrick Dempsey Leaving 'Grey's Anatomy' After Season Eight

They won't be able to page McDreamy for much longer over at Seattle Grace Hospital. Speaking to Italian Vanity Fair, Dempsey confirmed that the upcoming eighth season will be his last on the longrunning doctor drama "Grey's Anatomy."

Porn Rental (With Michael C. Hall And Ben Schwartz)

The latest viral buzz from collegehumor.com

Haley Reinhart Looks Back At Finale Night And Ahead To Her Future As An Artist

Imagine this: It’s the week after your American Idol elimination, the top 2 are about to take the stage at the Nokia Theater for the first of a two-part finale when you get a tug on the arm from an Idol minder telling you to be ready -- it might be …

'X Factor' Mystery: Who Fired Cheryl Cole?

Some British tabloid reports have fingered Fox reality chief Mike Darnell as having pulled the trigger -- supposedly leaving X Factor producer and star Simon Cowell devastated over the decision. But a source with knowledge of events makes it clear t…

Lawsuit: 'Marijuana' Was A Bag Of Sage

HOLLYWOOD, Fla., May 31 (UPI) -- A Florida woman arrested on felony marijuana possession charges for a bag of what turned out to be sage is suing for wrongful arrest.

George Lucas Has Two Seasons Of ‘Star Wars’ TV Show Written

There’s long been talk of a live-action “Star Wars” TV show, and George Lucas has completed 50 hours’ worth of scripts for the project. Thankfully, the technology needed to make the show a reality doesn’t exist yet.

Upcoming Urban Outfitters Books From Megan Amram

Coming soon to an Urban Outfitters book table near you.

Terrelle Pryor: Ohio State Star QB Facing Serious NCAA Investigation

Everybody knows that Terrelle Pryor is the man at Ohio State. The star quarterback has helped the Buckeyes win numerous games and stay in the national spotlight. He's a made man at one of the most recognizable schools in all of college football.

Osama Bin Laden Raid Avenged Deaths Of CIA Members Tom Shah And Molly Huckaby Hardy

WASHINGTON — For a small cadre of CIA veterans, the death of Osama bin Laden was more than just a national moment of relief and closure. It was also a measure of payback, a settling of a score for a pair of deaths, the details of which have remained…

'Two And A Half Men' Bomb Threat: Bronx Man Freddy Caldwell Threatens WPIX-11 Over Reruns

Freddy Caldwell, it seems, is taking Charlie Sheen's "Two and a Half Men" exit harder than others. That, or he really wants some new summer programming.

Mahmoud Abdel Salam Omar, Former Chairman Of Major Egypt Bank, Arrested On Charges Of Sexually Abusing Hotel Maid

NEW YORK -- The former chairman of one of Egypt's major banks has been arrested on charges of sexually abusing a maid at a Manhattan hotel, just weeks after the arrest of former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn on similar allegations. Police say Mah…

Massive Waterspouts Form Off Australia Coast (VIDEO)

According to CBS News, the rare phenomena were spotted off the New South Wales coast as extreme weather hammered down on other parts of the region. The aerial videos seen below were filmed from a helicopter by Australia's Channel 7, which claimed t…

The Hardest 'Simpsons' Quiz Of All Time

So you think you know "The Simpsons"? Well, now you've got 27 chances to prove it.

J.R. Hildebrand Crash: Indy 500 Stunning Finish (VIDEO)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) JR Hildebrand was one turn away from winning the Indianapolis 500 on his very first try. Then, within sight of the checkered flag, the 23-year-old Californian made the ultimate rookie mistake.

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Treme Watch: 'Your Sous Chef, That's A Life-Long Relationship'

On Sunday night's episode of Treme, chef Janette Desautel is still working cold apps at Le Bernardin, and when she hears news that her sous chef is in trouble in New Orleans, she asks Eric Ripert for some time off. In comparison to when she asked th…

Bikini News - Rosie Huntington-Whiteley's Teeny-Tiny String Bikini (PHOTOS)

The model-turned-actress showed off her flawless bikini body when she hit the beach in Mexico in a barely-there two-piece. Roaming around some ruins, Rosie chatted with a male friend and dipped her toes in the crystal blue waves.

Robert Pattinson News - Robert Pattinson On 'Cosmopolis' Set (PHOTOS)

The Twilight heartthrob Robert Pattinson is suited up for his new movie, and we got the pics! R-Pattz is in Toronotofilming Cosmopolis!

Justin Bieber News - Justin Bieber Gives Selena Gomez A Foot Massage (PHOTOS)

Over the weekend, a friend posted a photo of Justin giving Selena a foot massage. She seems to be enjoying the sweet gesture, sitting next to a shirtless Biebs. Lucky girl!

Egypt "Virginity Checks": Egypt General Admits Female Protesters Were Subjected To "Virginity Checks"

“We didn’t want them to say we had sexually assaulted or raped them, so we wanted to prove that they weren’t virgins in the first place,” the unidentified general told CNN. “None of them were.”

Kate Middleton And Prince William Cover Vanity Fair, Their North American Tour Itinerary Revealed And…Pippa’s Cleavage

Nothing like coming back from a long weekend to be bombarded with news and images of the newly-minted royal couple and Pippa Middleton. From the North American trip itinerary to a new Vanity Fair cover to ogling Pippa courtside at the French Open, w…

Is This The First Photo Of Kristen Stewart Topless In 'On The Road?'

HollywoodLife.com told you first the script for Kristen Stewart‘s new movie called for her to be topless — now we have the picture that proves it!

5 Reasons Twitter Isn't Actually Overthrowing Governments

The media loves to breathlessly cover 'The Twitter Revolution.' Unfortuantely, the only place it actually exists is in newspapers and blogs.

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'Two And A Half Men': 5 Reasons The Show Won't Try For A Best Comedy Emmy

1. Because it was going to lose anyway. "How long has it been since Two and a Half Men has been nominated?" says Television Critics Association president Susan Young. "2008. It seemed to me the love started going away last year. If this had been a s…

For Sale: Marilyn Monroe’s Iconic ‘Subway Dress’

For a smooth $2 million, you could own the dress that was part of Marilyn Monroe's most breathtaking movie moment. The breezy white halter dress, which the blonde bombshell wore on the set of her film, The Seven Year Itch, is up for sale thanks to a…

Collegiate Corruption: Sports Illustrated Investigates Ohio State’s Jim Tressel

Monday night, Sports Illustrated ran a story on its website detailing its own investigation of Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel and adding scope to the Ohio State football scandal.

3D Grosses Falling As 3D Fad Fades In North America

Ripples of fear spread across Hollywood last week after “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides,” which cost Walt Disney Studios an estimated $400 million [!!!] to make and market, did poor 3-D business in North America. While event movies have…

Kim Kardashian’s Engagement Ring Rumors Debunked

Despite rumors that Kris Humphries didn’t pay for Kim Kardashian’s ring and the coincidence that she sported a nearly identical ring in 2009 when she was dating Reggie Bush, an insider tells OK! that Kris did pick out the ring and pay for it entirel…

‘Bachelorette’ Recap: Bentley Would Rather “Swim In Pee” Than Marry Ashley Hebert

Ashley Hebert came one step closer to “finding her husband” last night on episode two of The Bachelorette. But while she made some great connections with a handful of the men, she is also letting herself fall deeper for the beguiling bad boy Bentley…

Sean Kingston Is “Fully Conscious”; Jet Ski Found Without Handlebar After Accident

After a near-death accident involving a jet ski in Miami Beach, Sean Kingston is on the road to recovery. He is aware of what is going on around him, a rep

Jennifer Hudson Struggling To Sell Weight-Loss Book; Publicists Want Family Tragedy Details

Jennifer Hudson is struggling to strike a deal to publish her weight-loss book because agents want her to open up about the murder of her mom, brother and nephew in 2008, according to a U.S. report.

Pregnant Celebs P!nk, Jessica Alba & More Chill Out On Memorial Day Weekend

We can't see the bump, but we know it's there. Jessica Alba wore loose fitting maternity wear while out to brunch with husband Cash Warren and daughter Honor. Alba, who is reportedly pregnant with a sister for Honor, dined at Harvest in Brentwood.

"Pilot" | Six Feet Under

Six Feet Under premièred 10 years ago this Friday, and while expectations are a hard thing to quantify (especially after the fact), I’d argue that at the time, it was the most anticipated new series in HBO’s history.

9 Ridiculous Board Games (You'd Totally Want To Play) From Look What I Found

These ain't your father's board games! Oh wait, yes they are. And they're kind of awesome.

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