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July 11, 2011

Justin Bieber's "Baby" To Be Deleted From YouTube?

(CBS/What's Trending) - Time and time, again it has been proven that no one has more avid fans than teen superstar Justin Bieber. Yet, again the singer is causing a Twitter storm as his nearly 11 million followers rally amidst rumors that his "Baby"…

Nice Child Thrown Under Bus At Huffington Post

Two days ago a youngster at the Huffington Post did a terrible job "summarizing" an Ad Age thing, and the Ad Age writer (Awl pal Simon Dumenco) reasonably beefed about the amount of taking versus linking, and the Huffington Post... suspended their w…

10 Dogs With The Priciest Vet Bills

Some dogs have more health problems than others. Here are the breeds with the highest annual health care costs.

Mila Kunis Accepts Marine's Invite To Corps Ball

Mila Kunis has a hot date! An enterprising U.S. Marine made a YouTube video asking the actress to accompany him to the Marine Corps Ball in November -- and, with some nudging from her Friends with Benefits costar Justin Timberlake, she said yes. Wat…

Mila Kunis Says Yes To Viral Video Marine Date Request

Mila Kunis has agreed to go to the Marine Corps Ball with Sgt. Scott Moore, who asked the actress through a YouTube video Read more by Michelle Castillo on CBS News' What's Trending.

New Mega-Gallery Of Captain America Images

With 11 days until the release of Captain America: The First Avenger, Paramount Pictures knows comic book aficionados are starving for sneak previews,

Sometimes State Flags...

1. Sometimes state flags run out of red marker before they're finished. (Tennessee) 2. Sometimes state flags have aspirations of being limited edition vinyl release indie rock album covers. (California) 3. Sometimes state flags try to do too m…

News Of The World's Abandoned Offices

News of the World's death is still fresh but there are already autopsy photos. Someone at Gawker got these photos from a "an American media exec" who snuck into the offices to take them. Very eerie. Reminds me of the photos of The Wire's abandoned soundstages. But you know, real.

Casey Anthony Juror, 60, Quits Work And Flees Town In Fear Of Her Life

  More... Jurors cried and felt 'sick to their stomachs' as they cleared Casey Anthony reveals jury member George and Cindy Anthony forced to flee from Florida pool as death threats follow not guilty verdict Will America's fury cost Casey Anthony …

What It Was Like Working As A Sign Writer At The London Zoo In The 1930s

Here are some awesome pictures of Flickr user Pauline Locke's grandfather working at the London Zoo in the 1930s. I think the little girl is his daughter. Can you imagine?!

What Kind Of ‘I Don’t Own A TV’ People Do You Have In Your Life?

Unfortunately, there are scads of people who seem convinced they’re blowing everyone’s minds with the announcement. Others, meanwhile, manage to keep TV-free homes without ever drawing attention to it. The mere fact of not owning a television does n…

Drunk Guy Trashes David Letterman Theater

James Whittemore, a 22-year-old actor alternately described by media outlets as "jobless" and "failed," got drunk on Saturday night and smashed his way into the Ed Sullivan Theater (after being caught urinating on the doors by surveillance cameras). He proceeded to cause $5,000 worth of damage to the lobby and box office. Hopefully he takes this act on the road and trashes Leno's theater.

Planking: NBA Lockout Edition

With the NBA lockout in full swing and showing no signs of stopping, players have turned to the hottest game around: Planking. What follows is the best the NBA has had to offer this past month.

Former NFL Running Back Fatally Shot In Altercation With Police

David “Deacon” Turner, a running back who spent three seasons with the Cincinnati Bengals, has lost his life due to an altercation with police, according to Bakersfield.com.

ComEd Chicago Power Outage Causes Tweeting Storm

(CBS/What's Trending) - More than 600,000 people are without power during the heat of the Chicago summer, due to a severe thunderstorm that tore down power lines across the state. Local electric company ComEd assures customers that they are doing t…

10 Childhood Computer Lab Games

Wait a tick! They were secretly forcing us to learn! Through fun! Great, now I'll be spending the rest of my day trying to find an emulator that isn't secretly a Trojan.

Terrifying Soup

In Soviet Russia, soup eats you! (via reddit)

Restaurant Bans Children

McDain's Restaurant in Monroeville, Pennsylvania has raised the ire of baby-makers everywhere by banning children under 6 years of age. Owner John Vuick says parents with misbehaving children are "impolite" and "selfish," and that those children are "not the center of the universe." An army of angry Facebook mommies will soon bury you with indignant comments, Mr. Vuick. You have been warned.

Stocks Plummet Amid U.S., Euro Debt Fears

The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down by 169 points, or 1.3%, at 12,489. The S&P 500 was lower by 25 points, or 1.9%, at 1319, and the Nasdaq was off by 60 points, or 2.1%, at 2799. European leaders were meeting to discuss additional fina…

PA Restaurant Bans All Children Under Six Years Old

Pennsylvania restaurant owner Mike Vuick has had it with your obnoxious children, and as of July 16, kids under the age of six will no longer be welcome at his restaurant, McDain's. No exceptions. According to Vuick, bringing kids into his restauran…

7 Eleven Honors 7/11 With Free Slurpees

In honor of 7/11, 7-Eleven is handing out a projected 5 million free 7.11 ounce Slurpees across America. Read more by Devin Brown on CBS News' What's Trending.

Mila Kunis To Accompany Marine Sgt. To Marine Corps. Ball

Take it from me, asking famous actresses you’ve never met out on dates via YouTube usually doesn’t work. But that didn’t stop Marine Sergeant Scott Moore, who gave the rest of us hope when Mila Kunis agreed to accompany him to the Marine Corps Ball …

The Most Embarrassing Musicians Of Last Month

Each month Last.fm releases a list of the Top 50 most deleted songs from users' "scrobbles" (that term is never not going to be ridiculous). We've crunched the numbers by artist so we can see once and for all who is the weakest link. People still say that right? Right?

The 80s Never Looked Cuter Than In The Art Of Dave Perillo

I think it is fair to say we’re big fans of artists taking on the geek classics. That said, I can’t recall seeing an artist tackle the hits of my childhood in quite so adorable a manner. The 36-year-old Dave Perillo plays to the Internet audience wi…

Minka Kelly Cheers On Boyfriend Derek Jeter's 3000th Hit

It was a great day to be Derek Jeter's girlfriend, as actress Minka Kelly -- who has been dating the Yankees captain for over two years -- watched her man make history on July 9. Jeter became the first Yankee to reach 3,000 hits, and Kelly was on ha…

Poor Baby

Tags: baby, beggar Neat stuff from the NeatoShop: I Heart Geography Slang Flashcards Rain Parade Umbrella …

How To Regrow The US Economy: Fire All The MBAs

The auto industry is actually a terrific proxy for a trend toward short-term, myopically balance-sheet-driven management that has infected American business. In the first half of the 20th century, industrial giants like Ford, General Electric,…

Erika Mayshawn Hot Pictures - Photos

Jessica Vaugn checks in with super sexy Erika Mayshawn

"Horrible Bosses" Can't Beat Robots In Disguise

"Horrible Bosses" debuted in second with a solid $28.25 million domestically. The dark comedy's most active page bolstered its like count by 15,502 for a total of 78,792. "Bosses" tallied 18,918 tweets.

The Greatest Name In All The Land...

So you're saying that not only did I not win $1000 in gas, but I also have to come up with a new pen name? Thanks for nothing Oklahoma City area 7-Eleven. Thanks for nothing.

There's A Banana At Large In Strongsville

Last week, at an electronics store in Strongsville, Ohio, the food chain was shaken up: a man dressed as a banana attacked the store's mascot, a gorilla, and won. Brandon Parham, the store's manager, described it as thus: "The kid was in mid-air, flying. He just looked like a Spartan from that movie '300,' except he was a banana." The attacker remains unidentified, probably because his disguise was so excellent.

South Sudan Celebrates Its Independence Day

On 9 July 2011, South Sudan became the world's 193rd independent nation. After decades of civil war and a six-year peace process initiated by Dr. John Garang, this past Saturday the South Sudanese finally had the chance to celebrate a seemingly never-ending fight. The looks on everyone's faces in these photos are priceless.

Smooth Jazz Nyan Cat Cover

Pull on some shades and snap your fingers to this smooth and jazzy version of Nyan Cat, daddy-o.

Woman May Go To Jail For Planting Vegetable Garden

A Michigan woman faces a misdemeanor charge and potential jail time for planting a vegetable garden in her front yard. Julie Bass apparently ran afoul of the city of Oak Park's codes, which decree that "a front yard has to have suitable, live, plant…

Mind-Numbing Holy Robin Supercut

Holy word salad, Batman!

Proof That Fish Use Tools

Blackspot Tuskfish used evolve! It's super effective!

Nick Davies: The Journalist Who Took Down News Of The World

A must-watch if you've been following this amazing story at all.

Baked Goods Inspired By Angry Birds

I'm not sure that I feel Angry Birds truly warrants making complicated cakes and cupcakes, but apparently a lot of other people do. Never have furious avians and neon green pigs looked tastier.

A Message For Metallica

A challenger appears!

BriTANicK's New Sketch Answers That Age Old Question...

Actually all of the age old questions. When Nick hooks up with Brian's girlfriend, the truth (all of it) comes out.

Hard Times

So unfortunate. Hurts my heart.

Harry Potter Friday Parody

I'm mostly just impressed that their Mad-Eye actor is dead on.

Harper Seven Beckham

David and Victoria Beckham have given birth to a baby girl named Harper Seven Beckham. Seven is David's soccer jersey number.

Old Navy Cute Summer Clothes

As the season heats up, stay cool on a budget with these laidback, fun looks (16 Photos)

Rebekah Brooks: News Of The World Staff Take A Parting Shot In Crossword

‘She brought in two very senior Sun journalists to go though every line on every page with a fine toothcomb to ensure there were no libels or any hidden mocking messages of the chief executive.

Betty Ford's Funeral Details Announced

PALM DESERT, Calif., July 10 (UPI) -- The family of former U.S. first lady Betty Ford said her California memorial service Tuesday would be private, although the public was welcome afterward.

Big Brother 13: The TRUTH Behind Evil Dick Leaving //

I still can't believe he's already gone! Total #FAIL. http://hollywoodhiccups.com/2011/07/08/big-brother-13-the-truth-behind-evil-dick-leaving-brother-dead/

The Breaking Point | Firedoglake //

source: http://firedoglake.com/2011/07/07/the-breaking-point/

Keri Hilson Sucks And Salutes In Sin City (PHOTOS)

Keri Hilson hosted Gallery nightclub inside Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in Las Vegas last night, July 9.Keri is one of our favorite celebs to rock the red carpet because she always looks fabulous and last night was no exception!The sexy R&B d…

Balestrino: Gorgeous Ghost Town Of Europe

Balestrino, Italy, has got to be the most picturesque ghost town I’ve ever seen. Read all about that and 7 other ghost towns in Europe over at Bootsnall:

'It's An Insult To African Americans': Planking Accused Of Being Racist

Bloggers and Twitter users are in uproar over what they claim is the craze’s origins in the slave trade. Celebrities like TV chef Gordon Ramsay and R&B singer Chris Brown have posted planking snaps.

"50-Year-Old Takes 'Six-Shooter' Pistol To Interview For "Bar Maid" Position At Trump Towers!"

source: http://douglasburson.blogspot.com/2011/07/50-year-old-takes-six-shooter-pistol-to.html?spref=fb

Bear Caught Napping With Fish

On a recent photo trip to Alaska’s McNeil River, I spent four days observing and photographing Brown Bears. The bears routine became pretty obvious – they’d fish for a while until their bellies were full, then they’d wander off into the grass for a …

Kim Kardashian Almost Takes A Tumble In Her Sky-high Heels

A broken ankle on her wedding day just won't do. So perhaps stiletto-loving Kim Kardashian would be well advised to ease up on her six-inch heels until the big day.

Kate Middleton Outfit Update: Jenny Packham And Cowboy Hats

And more LK Bennett, if you can believe it! As promised, the royal couple donned matching white Stetson cowboy hats to attend a rodeo in Calgary yesterday. The duchess wore an Alice by Alice Temperley blouse with a pair of dark wash bootcut jeans by…

Kate Middleton Wears Jenny Packham At A Polo Match And Formal Alexander McQueen In Hollywood

The royal couple’s whirlwind weekend in California continued yesterday as Kate and William hit up a charity polo match (where tickets went for $4,000 and Giada De Laurentiis cooked the lunch.) She wore new fave designer Jenny Packham AGAIN–quite a l…

Banana Wreaks Vengeance On Its Greatest Enemy

To Ohio: "Police say that someone dressed up as a banana and attacked the Wireless Center's mascot, a gorilla, last week. 'I noticed a kid in the bushes. Then he just emerged, dressed up as a banana, and sprinted as fast as he could at our gorilla,'…

Singer Carnie Wilson Faces Foreclosure

LOS ANGELES, July 9 (UPI) -- Carnie Wilson, the 1990s singer featured in the hit movie "Bridesmaids," could lose her house to foreclosure, TMZ reports.

Adam Sandler’s New Trailer And Headlines

Here’s the trailer for Jack and Jill, starring Adam Sandler… PLAYING BOTH SIBLINGS! WHAT GOD DID I PLEASE?!?  Hoo boy, this looks about as good as Katie Holmes’ acting.

16 First And Middle Names Of Babies On 16 And Pregnant, In Order Of How Much I Spit Out My Drink When They Were Revealed

My middle name has a made-up spelling that includes a y. I've always blamed it on the fact that my mother was 21 when she had me. Those extra 5 years did give her the good sense to keep my first name traditional at least.

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