July 17, 2011
David Beckham Explains Meaning Behind Harper Seven Beckham’s Name
With the birth of Victoria and David Beckham’s first daughter last Sunday, the doting dad took to his official Facebook fan page to post photos and explain just why the couple chose the name Harper Seven Beckham for their precious newborn baby girl.
Women's World Cup Final 2011 LIVE UPDATES
The USA women's soccer team takes on Japan on Sunday in the Women's World Cup final. The game will begin at 2:45 p.m ET on ESPN.
The Obamas Watching The Women's World Cup Final
That's a nice little spread they have going on there.
"Breaking Bad" Premieres Tonight: Five Reasons You Should Watch
The highly-anticipated fourth season of "Breaking Bad" premieres Sunday Read more by Michelle Castillo on CBS News' What's Trending.
Jennifer Lopez, Marc Anthony Split: Signs Of Trouble
How Lopez's BAFTA bash appearance left clues about marital strife
Sexy Snape In Love: Five Secondary Characters Who Dominate 'Harry Potter' Fan Fiction
Four years after the publication of the final installment, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, and on the day of that film's debut, Harry and all his friends—not to mention his enemies, minor acquaintances and a few of his forebears—are still lead…
Justin Timberlake Accepts Marine Corp Ball Invitation (VIDEO)
What a guy, that Justin Timberlake. Just a few days after being asked to accompany Corporal Kelsey De Santis to the Marine Corps Ball in Washington, D.C., the 'Friends With Benefits' star accepted her long-shot invitation.
Ex-IMF Chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn Had Sex With Three Women On Same Weekend He Allegedly Assaulted Hotel Maid At The Sofitel
It was a sexual trois-fecta!
10 Unconventional Bookstores For Your Browsing Pleasure
So a bookstore in a reused space is “unconventional?” Ok then. How about so many bookstores that have been priced out of their real estate, but don’t resort to anything so pretentious as by-appointment browsing in the owner’s living room? The Lafaye…
‘The Undefeated’ Fails To Defeat The Box Office
The two-hour Sarah Palin political documentary (or infomercial, whichever you prefer) showed to an empty room in Orange County, reports The Atlantic. The movie, which was surprisingly not a parody, has so far received an overwhelming 0% on the movie…
Women’s World Cup Final: 5 Things To Watch For In USA Vs. Japan
The women's World Cup title game, between the U.S. and Japan, in Frankfurt, kicks off at 2:45 Eastern time today. Here are five things to watch for in of the most highly anticipated games in U.S. soccer history. 1. Can the U.S. Play the Possession G…
Whitney Port News - Whitney Port Shows Off Bikini Bod In South Beach (PHOTOS)
As ever, fashionista Whitney Port is on point with the summer’s white hot bikini trend. Natch, she’s not just one to follow the trend — but also mixes it up a little. Her white bikini features a splash of color with geometric design accents.
Erick Erickson's Bad Advice
Who actually thinks this? The polling suggests that people will blame Republicans if we lose our bond rating, because 1) Republicans demanded that this vote be used to get leverage and 2) have insisted that nothing will happen if the limit isn't rai…
USC Football Star -- 'We All Gettin' Kim Kardashian'
The only thing USC tailback Marc Tyler was running after a night out in Hollywood was his mouth -- 'cause dude dropped killer jokes about Kim Kardashian ... and Trojans getting paid. LOL ... ? Check out TMZ on TV -- click here to …
Why Are 1 Billion Dollar-Coins Just Sitting In The Federal Reserve?
The government has been complaining it's broke, but NPR reports that more than a billion dollar-coins are sitting unused in government vaults. It cost more than $300 million of your tax dollars to produce these coins and now, apparently, no one want…
Awesome Carmageddon Side Effect: Video Of The Deserted 405
This video might seem boring, unless you've ever been on the 405. Then, as Gawker so eloquently put it, it's the equivalent of the empty Times Square scene at the beginning of Vanilla Sky. Eerie. (Skip the first minute or two to get to the meat of the video.)
Straight Man Turned Away From Blood Center For Seeming Gay
Aaron Pace tried to donate blood, but was rejected for "appearing to be a homosexual." Now this is despite the fact that Pace is a straight man, who just happens to be effeminate. But isn't the really screwed up thing that sexual orientation even comes into play here? Blood banks test all blood for disease already, so how is this not just blatant discrimination? Here's a video from a couple of years ago that shows Fox News being really sensitive about the issue of gay blood donation.
Rumor Patrol: Is Gaga Losing Her Hair? Is Jessica Simpson Starving Herself?
What's the latest gossip hitting the streets? One of this week's biggest rumors is that Lady Gaga is using Rogaine. Accordign to the National Enquirer, the pop star is freaking out because her hair is suddenly falling out. Kate Hudson just had a ba…
Ashley Tisdale News - Ashley Tisdale Flaunts Her Sexy Legs At 26th Birthday Party In Vegas (PHOTOS)
She trekked to Las Vegas this weekend to celebrate her 26th birthday (which is actually on July 2) at Pure Nightclub at Caesars Palace. Wearing a short nude dress and black heels, Ash showed off her toned, sexy legs. Hey, if you’ve got it, flaunt it…
Sarah Palin Documentary Premiere: Film Opens To Nearly Empty Audience
The weekend after the final installment of the Harry Potter films premiered, select theaters around the US debuted Sarah Palin's full length documentary 'The Undefeated' to a nearly empty audience, reports The Atlantic. As the publication's Conor Fr…
Carmageddon #flightvsbike Challenge: How A Team Of Cyclists Beat A Jet Blue Flight From Burbank To Long Beach.
Cyclists win!In cycling news today, the Belgian Jelle Vanendert won the 14th stage of the Tour de France, beating Spain's Samuel Sanchez by 21 seconds, and 46 seconds ahead of Luxembourg's Andy Schleck.
Pretty Little Liars Sneak Peek: Does Hanna Regret Kissing Caleb?
Hanna tells her friends all about the shocking smooch
Understanding The Chemicals In Your Hot Dog
Here's the thing: Even uncured, “nitrate-free” meats contain healthy doses of nitrates. So do many raw vegetables and most municipal water supplies. In fact, "natural" meats can contain even more nitrite than your standard heavily-processed bacon st…
Feet First Into The Meat Grinder: Gruesome End For Sausage Factory Worker As His Legs Are Chewed Off In Front Of Horrified Colleagues
Father-of-four Michael Raper was trapped from the waist down for two excruciating hours after he become entangled in the huge auger at the Bar S Foods plant in Lawton, Oklahoma.
Pocket Guide To A Child’s Tracks And Movement Patterns From HowToBeADad.com
pocket guide to a child’s tracks and movement patterns from howtobeadad.com - The American Indians used to say: to see the tracks of an animal is to see its life. To know its day. And, at some point along the trail, to know what it had for breakfast…
The Hand Is On The Other Breast: Woman Arrested For Groping TSA Agent's Breast At Security
How dare she have her privacy invaded this way!
Two Dallas News Anchors Ruin Planking For Everyone
Planking is kind of funny. It's also random and hard to explain. That is why it's kind of funny. But when Chip and Tim From Fox 4 News in Dallas started planking (UGH), they ruined it. Why? Well because someone on their site wrote this: "Planking is all the rage for hipsters these days. And Tim is nothing if not hip. Chip as well. Look up the definition of "hip" in the dictionary and you'll see their pictures. Unfortunately you'll only see these videos here because only FOX 4 is awesome that way." Hilarious. It's like learning your dad listens to LCD Soundsystem because they dress well.
ESPN ESPY Awards 2011: Hottest Ladies Of The ESPY's
The 2011 ESPY's are the one night that the sports world takes center stage for an Oscar style awards show that brings out the A-listers. That can only mean one thing...lots of sexy women in sexy outfits...
Brian Wilson's Spandex Tuxedo At ESPYs (PHOTOS)
One night after closing an All-Star Game win, Brian Wilson stepped out in a spandex tuxedo at Wednesday's ESPY Awards, leaving little to the imagination. Waving to fans and posing for photographers, The Beard strutted the red carpet with an orange b…
Woman Who Looks Like Casey Anthony, Sammy Blackwell, Attacked By Driver In Oklahoma
A woman outraged over the Casey Anthony verdict was arrested in Oklahoma for allegedly attacking a convenience store clerk who resembles the Florida mom acquitted of murdering her daughter. After leaving work in Chouteau on Friday, Sammay Blackwell …
Google Plus Vs. Facebook: 6 Things Google+ Has That Facebook Doesn't
Google is gunning for Facebook. The search giant recently launched Google+, a social networking site that aims to rectify the company's failed social media efforts, such as Google Buzz and Wave, and put a dent in Facebook's business.
Patrick Francis Brooks' Obscene Forehead Tattoo Creates Unique Mug Shot (WARNING
"F**K YOU." That's the message Patrick Francis Brooks apparently wants to get across to anyone who dares gaze upon his shiny forehead.
2011 Emmy Nominations List: 63rd Primetime Emmy Nominations Announced
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences on Thursday announced the nominees for the 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards. At first glance, the list seems to stock largely the same series as last year, but there are some significant newcomers.
Woman Who Planted Vegetable Garden Not Going To Jail
Oh, city code enforcers of Oak Park, Michigan, ye hath underestimated the mighty power of the Internets. The town has reportedly dropped its charges against resident Julie Bass, who faced a possible 93-day jail sentence for planting a vegetable gard…
Zooey Deschanel Talks Marriage To Ben Gibbard
The singer-actress dishes to iVillage about married life with rocker Ben Gibbard and her soft spot for Winnie the Pooh
Report: Tiger Woods' Ex Elin Nordegren Dating Billionaire's Son
According to the New York Post, Tiger Woods' ex is dating wealthy American businessman Jamie Dingman. The son of billionaire Michael Dingman, Jamie is a financial investor who splits his time between China and the Bahamas -- but he's recently been l…
Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl Stops Show To Yell At Rowdy Fans
Dave Grohl's band may be called the Foo Fighters, but a battle is not something he wants going on at his concerts. The lead singer stopped his show mid-song in London after a couple members of the crowd got into a scuffle.
Amber Heard Won The ESPYs
Amber Heard was in ‘Drive Angry’, and ‘Pineapple Express’ and ‘Zombieland’, and she stars in the new NBC ‘Mad Men’ rip-off, ‘The Playboy Club’, but mostly she’s famous for being Hollywoods hottest lesbian. I’m still optimistic about us dating thoug…
Retirement Community Lip Dub
These senior citizens may not have the number of participants the Grand Rapids lip dub had, but they certainly give the city a run for its money in pure awesomeness. Created by Grand Valley University students, the video shows residents of the Clark…
Risque 26-Foot Tall Statue Of Marilyn Monroe To Be Unveiled In Chicago Tomorrow
A 26-foot tall statue of Marilyn Monroe towering above tourists in the middle of Chicago was unveiled on Friday to much applause.
Owling, It's The New Planking! New Crouching Craze Springs Up On The Internet
Hundreds of young people in America, Australia and now, Britain, have taken up the new ‘owling’ craze.
Carmageddon? Best Ways To Take Advantage Of Your Traffic Jam This Week
There's no reason to fear carmageddon Angelenos Read more by Zach Mack for Netted by the Webbys on CBS News' What's Trending.
Obama Walks Out On Budget Meeting, Spielberg To Comic Con And More From While You Were Sleeping
Spielberg to Comic Con Twitter is buzzing with joy: Steven Spielberg will make his first appearance at he San Diego Comic Con. Spielberg will receive the Inkpot Award and also debut footage from his upcoming movie, "The Adventures of Tintin." Many t…
Harry Potter Fans Unite To End Worldly Evils
Harry Potter muggle fans use the books' messages to end human injustices including child slavery and bullying Read more by Melissa Jun Rowley on CBS News' What's Trending.
Why Vogue Picked Some Not-So-Influential Bloggers For Its New “Influencers Network”
After accepting a Webby Award this year, which, by the way, we’re not saying was fixed, but like didn’t that just feel a little planned? Like Anna maybe just said to someone, “so, included in this year’s plan for Vogue’s branding, we will win a Webb…
Chad Muska -- Hurls 'N' Word During Gnarly Arrest
Pro skating legend Chad Muska was arrested for allegedly vandalizing two buildings last night in Hollywood -- and repeatedly dropped the "N" word on the security guards who nabbed him. Muska was first detained by security at the Roosevelt Hotel …
Octomom’s Drunk Lesbian Birthday Party
Fresh off of presumably abandoning her kids on the plane they terrorized earlier this week, here’s Octomom celebrating her birthday last night and getting sloppy drunk with her girlfriends while eating cupcakes off each other. Also, for some reason …
Patrick Schwarzenegger: Summer Internship At The Grove!
Patrick Schwarzenegger helps control the crowd during a taping of Extra on Tuesday (July 12) at The Grove in Los Angeles.
Ryan Gosling Talks Mickey Mouse Club
On the show, Ryan told Dave about his time on The Mickey Mouse Club - and why he ended up leaving the show.
Reese Witherspoon Visits Jim Toth At Work
Reese Witherspoon steps out to visit her husband, Jim Toth, at his office on Thursday (July 14) in Century City, Calif.
Emmy Award Snubs - Emmy Nominations 2011
Was your favorite actor, actress or show forgotten in the 2011 Emmy nominations?
Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows Part 2 Review
Eight movies, a zillion dollars and one ever-expanding mythos all end here in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2.
Jonah Hill Suffering From The Machinist Disease!
As this photo from ABC News (emphasis on the “News,” I’m sure) shows, Jonah Hill is now suffering from stage 6 The Machinist disease. His only chance for recovery now is to remember that he is the one that killed a little boy or something? I don’t r…
Justin Bieber: The Most Successful Celebrity Fragrance Launch In History!
According to Terry Lundgren, president and chief executive officer of Macy’s Inc., Justin Bieber‘s Someday fragrance “has now become the biggest celebrity fragrance launch on record.”The mad mob of Bieber fans at Macy’s Herald Square location launch…
Snacking About Baseball: Foodstuffs Of The Major League Parks
David Raposa is off this week, but Yakkin' About Baseball will return in its usual format next Friday. In the meantime, I’m offering an exclusive (if admittedly a bit self-promoting) look at a pet project of mine that's snowballed into something of …
Lea Michele Reacts To 'Glee' Cast Shakeup
After The Hollywood Reporter broke the news Wednesday that Lea Michele, Cory Monteith and Chris Colfer won't be returning for the fourth season of Glee, Michele took to Twitter to reassure fans lamenting their upcoming departure.
'Big Brother': Evel Dick's Departure Explained, First Golden Key Recipient Revealed
After Rachel nominates newbie pair Keith (part of the Regulators) and Porsche (unofficially teaming up with the veterans), both believe the other is going home. But obviously something's got to give. "Porsche, you're going home," Keith states veheme…
'Glee:' Chris Colfer Learned He Was Leaving On Twitter
Chris Colfer found out he was being written off Glee after season 3 on Twitter.
Carmageddon: Just How Bad Is It Really?
Disney Channel star Tiffany Thornton tweeted: "Headed out for another awesome day of filming for Disney. So far carmageddon isn't bad at all." Holly Marie Combs seconded her observations, saying, "We should close the 405 more often. It is empt out h…
Nick Lachey And Vanessa Minnillo Tie The Knot
The nuptials were a surprise for the 35 friends and family members in attendance. Minnillo told People that guests were only given airline tickets and instructions on what to pack, "Our wedding invitations were in the form of a plane ticket. We told…
Vegas Hotel Linked To Legionnaire's Disease
LAS VEGAS, July 15 (UPI) -- The Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas has warned recent guests about possible exposure to Legionnaires' disease.
Steven Soderberg Remade Outbreak With Gwyneth Paltrow As The Virus, Apparently
Jesus, how many movies did Steven Soderbergh make this year? He already has Haywire, starring my burly pretend lover Gina Carano coming out in January, and now here’s a trailer for Contagion, which opens in September. Maybe this one didn’t take as l…
Kendra Wilkinson-Baskett Dishes About Baby Hank And Hef At ESPYs
What do you get when you combine entertainment with sports? The best of both worlds! For Kendra Wilkinson-Baskett and pro football player husband, Hank Baskett, it was the best of both worlds indeed; their annual ESPY Award date night was their time…
PIC: Jonah Hill Debuts Super-Skinny Look After Losing 40 Pounds
The once-rotund Superbad star, 27, has been slimming down for months in preparation for his role in action flick 21 Jump Street (based on the Johnny Depp 80s TV hit). The Daily Mail estimates that the 5' 7' star has lost about 40 pounds.
Jennifer Lopez And Marc Anthony To Divorce
Superstar couple Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony have sent shockwaves through Hollywood by announcing the end of their marriage.
Review: 'Deathly Hallows: Part 2' A Thoroughly Gratifying Conclusion
Potter-philes bored by Lord of the Rings-esque travel in “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1,” will finally understand its purpose after watching “Part 2.” Removing the tedious setup, allows director David Yates and writer Steve Kloves to…
The Humbled Akira Remake Has A New Director, Is Now Much Cheaper
Warner Bros. has moved past denial and anger to the bargaining stage over its walking-dead adaptation of Akira: After displaying a willingness to jettison all connection to the original manga and alienate its entire potential fanbase if it meant nab…
R.I.P. Roberts Blossom, Home Alone Actor Who Portrayed The Quintessential Creepy Old Man
Roberts Blossom, an actor who specialized in playing ornery (yet often secretly loveable) types—including his famous turn in Home Alone as Macaulay Culkin’s sinister-looking neighbor—has died, according to the New York Times. He was 87.
DC: The Exorcist Stairs
Probably our favorite D.C. pop-culture landmark was something we didn’t shoot: the Dischord House, the home of Dischord Records. It was only a 10-minute drive from the Exorcist stairs, and label co-founder/Fugazi co-frontman/punk icon Ian MacKaye wa…
Barack Obama Video About Honor And Partisanship In Washington
Tired of the petty bickering of the budget crisis? Us too. Watch this video to be reminded of how rational things should be.
Makeup Lesson To Learn From Jessica Szohr
When you’re in Miami (like Jessica Szohr is for Miami Swim Fashion Week), there’s no battling the humidity. You’ve just got to make your makeup work with it. Here’s how she did it:...
This Perfume Promises To Turn You Into A Dude Magnet
Got a date coming up? Then this perfume might make for a better night, at least allegedly. It's called Eau Flirt and it's not a pheromone scent...
What To Wear In Your Hair Right Now: 18 Summery Hair Accessories With Cute Dots, Stripes And Checks
Polka dots, stripes and checks have long been summer wardrobe staples, but this year they went and got even cuter by popping up all over the season's hair accessories. Just look!
Restaurant Food Rescue: The Sneaky Trick To Making Skinny Lemonade
On a hot summer day, nothing sounds better than lemonade, especially when you're having lunch outside at the restaurant. But, most restaurant lemonade is overly sweet and those calorie can add up. The solution...
NEW!! 1980's Hollywood Agent Voice Mails #2 (Msgs For Kim Cattrall, Andrew McCarthy) From WarrensVoiceMails
The latest release from the Warren Klein Voicemail Archive illustrates Warren's renowned conflict-resolution skills. In the 1980's, Warren Klein was the most powerful agent in Hollywood. He represented the biggest stars of the era. Presumed lost…