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July 24, 2011

Panda Misses The World Being Painted In Color

This adorable short film from Tiji entitled Colour shows a world in black and white. Then a divine paintbrush descends from the heavens to give all of the creatures of the world their colors. All, that is, except the panda. -via Doobybrain …

Kim Kardashian & Kris Humphries’ Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties In Vegas

To celebrate their upcoming nuptials, Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries each had separate bachelor and bachelorette parties in Las Vegas on Saturday night, but stayed close enough to each other at hotels just across the way. …

Debt Ceiling Talks Collapse (LATEST UPDATES)

Precariously short of time, congressional leaders struggled in urgent, weekend-long talks to avert an unprecedented government default, desperate to show enough progress to head off a plunge in stock prices when Asian markets open ahead of the U.S. …

Now And Then: Sweet Valley High Vs. Gossip Girl

When I was a kid, my family headed to the library every Saturday to stock up on books for the week. During one trip I stuck one of the popular Sweet Valley High books in my “to read” stack—all my sixth grade friends were devouring author Francine Pa…

Amy Winehouse Dies: Mom Janis Says She Seemed 'Out Of It' A Day Before Passing, Ecstasy Suspected

Though it wasn't entirely unexpected, given the recent disaster concerts and trip back to rehab, Amy Winehouse's Saturday death came as a shock to a public not entirely in the loop about her most recent struggles (as thorough as tabloids like to be)…

Amy Winehouse's Death: Russell Brand Pens Appreciation For The Late Singer

In a Sunday morning blog post, the British comedian and husband of pop star Katy Perry posted a letter, ‘For Amy,’ detailing the common struggle of addiction he shared with his late friend.

Top 3 Wedding Dresses Of The Week: Allover Lace Edition! (They’re Ultra-Romantic!)

Need some lovely wedding dresses to ease you into the weekend? Well, you’ve come to the right place!

Long Island Mother Veronica Cirella Charged With Manslaughter In Flower Girl Daugher Julie's Death

The pyscho mom who Nassau cops say killed her disabled daughter in a depraved murder-suicide bid just hours before the excited 8-year-old was going to be a flower girl in her cousin’s Long Island wedding on Saturday is now facing a second-degree man…

Best Weapons Of Comic-Con - Cosplay Weapons

People put too much effort into their weapons to not show them off. Here are the best weapons we saw on the Comic-Con show floor!

Did Amy Winehouse Die Of Lethal Cocaine, Heroin & Ecstasy Overdose?

Amy had long struggled with addiction, and now friends are reporting she was just out for a good time.

10 Stories About Donald Trump You Won't Believe Are True

Trump Ocean Resort Baja: those four words contain the entirety of Trump's contribution to the project. None of this stopped the Trumps (multiple, him and his and daughter Ivanka) from pushing the Mexican resort like the Lost City of Gold. The projec…

A More Realistic Version Of ‘Friends With Benefits’

The idea that two people can start having sex and remain friends has so fascinated us recently that not one but two movies (No Strings Attached and the more recent Friends With Benefits) on the subject have made their way to movie theaters in the pa…

Russell Brand And Other Celebrities Speak Out About Losing Amy Winehouse

Celebs and the online community react to Winehouse's sudden death Read more by Shira Lazar on CBS News' What's Trending.

Tony Bennett "Deeply Saddened" By Amy Winehouse's "Tragic Passing"

In March, the two musicians record the classic pop standard "Body and Soul" at Abbey Road Studios in London.

Drive | Coming Distractions

If you’ve been baffled by the sudden rash of Newswire announcements linked to Danish director Nicholas Winding Refn and Ryan Gosling—a director-actor duo whose many upcoming projects together have some calling them the next Scorsese/De Niro (or Burt…

Casey Anthony's Lawyer Jose Baez Is Living Like A King In Manhattan; Meeting With Matt Lauer And Networks About Becoming A Legal Expert

Casey Anthony's lawyer, Jose Baez, has been living like a king in New York City, eating steak dinners with Matt Lauer and sleeping at the Mandarin Oriental -- while network reps jostle to sign him as a legal eagle to eventually score the big intervi…

Phyllis Siegel And Connie Kopelov Have New York City's First Same-sex Wedding As Gay Marriage Law Goes Into Effect

The Big Apple said "I do" to a new era of gay rights this morning and celebrated New York City's first same-sex weddings.

How To Make Bacon Wrapped Eggs

Perfect for Sunday brunch! If you're feeling lazy, you can always cook eggs and bacon the old fashioned way, though I wouldn't recommend it.

How Amy Winehouse Died: Ecstasy, Cocaine And Alcohol (PHOTOS)

Amy Winehouse tragically passed away yesterday at the young age of 27. Now a member of the "27 Club," everyone wants to know what exactly was the cause of her death.

Amy Winehouse News - Forever 27 Club: Musicians Who've Passed At Age 27

It’s called the greatest myth of rock n’ roll, and upon hearing the tragic news that Amy Winehouse passed away at age 27, we can’t help but wonder if the curse of 27 is real. The curse has been labeled the Forever 27 Club, or Club 27, as over 34 mus…

Amy Winehouse -- Body Removed From Home

Paramedics were seen carrying out the body of Amy Winehouse after she was discovered dead in her London home this afternoon.  We're told police have remained outside the apartment and will continue to do so until it is no longer necessary. Police …

5 Classic Games You Didn't Know Had WTF Backstories

A lot of classic arcade games have straight-forward, logical plots that drive them: Turtle dragon stole your woman, stomp mushrooms until he gives her back. That's cool; we're on board with that. But some of these other classic, seemingly self-evide…

Heartwarming Pictures Of The First Gay Couple Getting Married In New York State

Kitty Lambert and Cheryle Rudd were the first couple to get gay married in New York State. At midnight, they were married in front of a rainbow-lit Niagara Falls. Today is going to be a great day.

'Star Wars' Deleted Scenes: Complete Saga Blu-Ray Includes Forgotten Footage (VIDEO)

Since the last "Stars Wars" original trilogy film, "Return of the Jedi," hit theaters in 1983, George Lucas has pumped out plenty of Skywalker-related content, but largely, the series' hardcore fan base have yet to agree that The Force is strong wit…

Amy Winehouse Finally Died Today

The second Amy Winehouse story ever on here was on 8.14.07, and it was about her collapsing after, “taking a cocktail of heroin, ecstasy, cocaine and the horse tranquillizer ketamine.”

'Super Congress': Debt Ceiling Negotiators Aim To Create New Legislative Body

WASHINGTON -- Debt ceiling negotiators think they've hit on a solution to address the debt ceiling impasse and the public's unwillingness to let go of benefits such as Medicare and Social Security that have been earned over a lifetime of work: Creat…

Amy Winehouse: Police Urge Caution Over Singer’s Cause Of Death

LONDON – London’s Metropolitan Police have warned that it is “inappropriate” to rush to judgement on the cause of death of music diva Amy Winehouse, saying nothing can be known until an autopsy has been conducted.

US Airways Captain Escorted From Airport

On June 16, captain Valerie Wells, a 30-year-pilot, was scheduled to fly an Airbus A330, which can carry nearly 300 passengers, on a flight from Philadelphia to Rome. But she declined to fly because of failures of both the auxiliary power unit, a ba…

Singer Amy Winehouse Found Dead In London

Its catchy lyrics -- "They tried to make me go to rehab but I said, 'No, no, no' " -- launched Winehouse into a white-hot spotlight that proved too much for her to handle.

Now And Then: Pogs Vs. Foursquare

Our "Now and Then" series continues with two worthless obsessions: pogs and Foursquare.

The Funny, Beauty-Related Reason That Lady Gaga Doesn't Use An iPhone

Here I thought I was the only person on the planet still not using an iPhone. But as it turns out, Lady Gaga chooses not to own one either--and has a beauty-related reason! Can you guess what it is?...

The Great Foul Ball Debate: How Do You Declare The Real Villain?

There's been a very unexpected yet quite spectacular trend brewing in Major League Baseball this season - foul ball thievery. At least that's how we

Amy Winehouse’s Final Appearance On Stage Just Days Before Her Death (Video)

Just a few days before her death, Amy Winehouse got on stage in support of her goddaughter, Dionne Bromfield.

Big Oil's Dirty Secret: There's A Serious Spill Almost Daily In America

Did you hear about the 42,000 gallons of oil recently dumped into the Yellowstone River? Probably not, and that's a shame.

Remembering Amy Winehouse (Sept. 14, 1983

The daughter of a taxi driver father, Mitch, and a pharmacist mother, Janis, the British soul singer was born in London on Sept. 14, 1983. A longtime lover of music, Winehouse formed a short-lived rap group, Sweet 'n' Sour, at the age of 10. Three y…

Police -- Don't Call Amy Winehouse's Death An Overdose Yet

Police in London released their first official statement that acknowledges the death of Amy Winehouse -- but warned that's too soon to say she overdosed on drugs. In a statement, London Police Superintendent Raj Kohli said, "Next of kin have been…

George Clooney News - Because He's Hot! George Clooney Sports Leather Look For Casual Dinner (PHOTOS)

He’s single and hotter than ever! George Clooney was spotted having dinner with a pal in Studio City, CA, sporting a casual but super-sexy ensemble. Even with just a pair jeans, a leather jacket and a T-shirt, this 50-year-old actor can break hearts…

Amy Winehouse Dead: The Rapid Rise And Tragic Fall Of A Deeply Flawed Prodigy

Sadly, however, the immeasurably gifted singer is unlikely to be remembered for her talents, which were so often starved; drowned by drink and tranquillised by drug abuse.

G.I. Joe Cosplay - San Diego Comic-Con Cosplay Pics

Awesome G.I. Joe group cosplay pics from San Diego Comic-Con 2011.

Amy Winehouse's Mother And Father Speak About Her Death (PHOTOS)

Amy Winehouse died on Saturday afternoon of a suspected drug overdose.  The super talented songstress had battled drugs and alcohol for the majority of her whole career, and just this past Tuesday checked herself out of rehab.  Her on again, off aga…

Mina Stefan Sexy Pictures

A favorite babe in lingerie? On our birthday? Oh, Mina, you shouldn’t have. But we are oh so glad you did…

10 Excellent Pre-MTV Music Videos

To commemorate the space shuttle Atlantis’s return from its final mission, Boing Boing posted the music video for David Bowie’s “Space Oddity.” It’s a great and weird clip, featuring Bowie as a retro-futurist, silver-clad astronaut gyrating through …

Kelly Osbourne & More Voice Their Condolences Over Amy Winehouse’s Death On Twitter

When reports surfaced on Saturday morning that “Rehab” singer Amy Winehouse was found dead in her London apartment, celebrities rushed to voice their condolences via Twitter regarding the 27-year-old’s untimely death.

25-Year-Old Woman Addicted To Dressing Like A Baby

Words can not express how excited I am for this episode of My Strange Addiction.

Amy Winehouse Remembered: A Unique Artist Gone Too Soon, But Not Forgotten

THR music editor Shirley Halperin recalls meeting the troubled singer and seeking Winehouse out in her North London neighborhood.

Amy Winehouse Dead At 27: Hear Her Greatest Hits

The eccentric pop and soul singer often crooned about issues very personal – and very real – to her. Her abusive relationships and sex- and drug-fueled life were her primary subject matter that won her worldwide acclaim. And her voice lay in stark c…

Akshat Saxena Has Most Fingers And Toes: Guinness World Records

Count'em up. This young man born with 34 fingers and toes set a Guinness World Record for most digits.

Amy Winehouse's Death: 'Back To Black' Album Shoots To No. 1 On iTunes

Amy Winehouse’s acclaimed 2007 album Black to Black jumped to the top of the iTunes chart Saturday, following the news the troubled singer had been found dead in her home in London.

'Jurassic Park 4': Steven Spielberg Estimates '2-3 Years' For Film At Comic-Con

The wait is a mere flicker of an instant in time compared to how long it took the dinosaurs to come back to earth, but then, when you've got a beloved franchise like "Jurassic Park," fans tend to get antsy. This may or may not help.

Obama: Debt Ceiling Talks Fell Apart, Boehner Walked Out

WASHINGTON -- Social Security and Medicare may have been saved by the Tea Party's refusal to accept President Barack Obama's "grand bargain." On Friday evening, Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) walked away from the latest offer on the table by Obama, w…

PayScale's Party Schools With The Highest Mid-Career Salaries

The salary website PayScale surveyed 1,003 colleges and ranked them for the highest mid-year career salary. Then, they measured those numbers against the Princeton Review's party school rankings, coming up with a list of party schools that pay.

Oslo Bombing: 10-Year-Old Pleads With Norway Shooter

The Telegraph points out an eyewitness account of Friday's Norway shooting, in which a 10-year-old boy told the gunman, "now you've killed my dad. Let us alone."

NY Flower Girl, 8, Found Dead; Mom Unconscious

PLAINVIEW, N.Y. — An 8-year-old who was supposed to be a flower girl in her cousin's wedding Saturday was found dead in her home, and her mother was found unconscious by her side in a possible suicide attempt, Nassau County police said.

Sister Extracts Tooth With Mini Motorcycle

Luckily, the Tooth Fairy didn't hold a grudge about them using her motorcycle without permission.

Exclusive: Ricki Lake Talks About Her New Celeb-Filled Birth Documentary

Back in 2007, actress and talk-show hostess Ricki Lake produced the critically acclaimed documentary The Business of Being Born, which featured her delivering her now 10-year-old son at home in a water-filled tub. She followed it up with the 2009 bo…

Lightsaber Chopsticks

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Möbius Cake

Link -via reddit | Photo: Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories   Tags: cakes, Möbius strip Neat stuff from the NeatoShop: Bacon Platter …

Mila Kunis News - 10 Things You Didn't Know About Mila Kunis (PHOTOS)

All hail Mila Kunis! The reigning GQ covergirl has been making the rounds promoting her latest romantic comedy Friends With Benefits with co-star Justin Timberlake. From presenting at the MTV Movie Awards to winning the Holy Grail of Hot at the Guys…

Gay Barbarians Glitter Bomb Bachmann Clinic

On Thursday, Nick Espinosa (who appears to be the inventor of the glitter bomb as a sign of political protest) led a group of fellow LGBT activists calling themselves “gay barbarians” to Bachmann’s Christian counseling clinic to protest his views on…

Say Goodbye To Google Labs And All Its Experiments

Google Labs shuts down in order to streamline the Google development process Read more by Michelle Castillo on CBS News' What's Trending.

Amy Winehouse Is Dead – Fashionista: Fashion Industry News, Designers, Runway Shows, Style Advice

Singer Amy Winehouse has been found dead in her London flat, the Daily Mail reports. She was 27. In the short period in which she made headlines, Winehouse became a style inspiration for plenty of fashion folk, most notably Karl Lagerfeld. Our condo…

Amy Winehouse Dead At 27 - 27 Club

The sad "27 Club" claimed another musician today as Amy Winehouse died in her North London flat. As of now, no cause of death has been announced, but the singer had been plagued for years with substance abuse problems and had several stints in rehab…

Amy Winehouse Joins Kurt Cobain, Janis Joplin In '27 Club'

The 27-year old British singer was found dead in her London flat on Saturday. Read more

'Amazing Spider-Man' Star Detained At Comic-Con Following Incident

"Rhys Ifans was detained by Comic-Con security after a brief incident backstage prior to and immediately following the Amazing Spider-Man panel," said Steve Elzer, Senior vice president of media relations. "Police were notified and a citation was is…

Comic-Con 2011: Andrew Garfield Says Spider-Man Saved His Life

How soon is too soon to reboot Spider-Man? That's a question Columbia Pictures has been nervously asking itself even as it embarked on the Marc Webb-directed, Andrew Garfield-starring movie that will hit theaters next summer. What became evident F…

Amy Winehouse's Death: Tony Bennett Mourns Loss Of 'Extraordinary Musician'

Bennett worked with Winehouse in March, recording the Johnny Greene song "Body and Soul" for his upcoming Duets II album.

Maria Shriver & Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Son Christopher “Expected To Make Full Recovery”

After a severe boogie-boarding accident in Malibu on Sunday, Maria Shriver and Arnold Schwarzenegger’s son, Christopher Schwarzenegger, is slowly working toward a complete recovery. The concerned parents issued a joint statement on their 13-year-old…

Giuliana Rancic: I Slept With Husband Bill On Our Second Date!

In a new clip from Sunday's episode of their Style reality series, Giuliana & Bill, the Rancics open up to pals about their first dates while on vacation in London.

Five Minutes Of New ‘Beavis And Butt-Head’ Footage

Here’s the first look at the new iteration of “Beavis and Butt-Head,” resurrected by MTV 14 years after the last episode aired. Judging from this clip, the only thing that’s changed is that Beavis and Butt-Head are now reacting to “Jersey Shore” and…

Nicolas Cage, Jack Black, And Steve Carell Attached To Charlie Kaufman's Next Movie

Providing a brief respite from sci-fi and comic-book movie news, Charlie Kaufman has reportedly attracted Jack Black, Steve Carell, and his Adaptation collaborator Nicolas Cage to Frank And Francis, his first directorial effort since Synecdoche, New…

Joss Whedon's The Cabin In The Woods Has An Actual Release Date

After Lionsgate swooped into the bankrupt MGM’s lotto-ticket-and-empty-Frito-bag-strewn squat, swaddled Joss Whedon and Drew Goddard’s The Cabin In The Woods, and cooed that it was taking it to a safe place far, far away, we’ve been waiting to see w…

Week Of July 14-20 | Podmass

Li’l Wolverine gets tormented, Sklarbro Country goes Undercover, and a much-appreciated new holiday is born. Plus: The Podmass debuts of Who Charted?, Walking The Room, and Uhh Yeah Dude.

Freddy Krueger Is Now A Mortal Kombat Character

Most video game representations of Freddy Krueger to date have been limited to the 8-bit “pooping disembodied head” of Nintendo’s A Nightmare On Elm Street, but now Warner Bros. Games and NetherRealm Studios hope to rectify that somewhat—albeit by b…

Jay-Z And Kanye West's New Song Tries A Little Tenderness As It Reminds You How Poor You Are

While the early release of “H.A.M.” proved to be just a warm-up exercise, Jay-Z and Kanye West’s new collaboration “Otis” offers the first genuine taste of what to expect from Watch The Throne, due out August 1 (unless they decide to just move it ag…

Your Fitness: The Lazy Girl's Way To Burn More Fat (All You Have To Do Is Sip This!)

Want to burn more fat? Of course you do! And, no, you don't have to spend two hours on the treadmill to do it. You can sip your way there, if you sip this...

Finally! A Cute, Interesting Braid Idea That Doesn't Require 12 Hands To Pull Off (Courtesy Of Selita Ebanks)

You know I love a good braid, but let's fact it: A lot of the ones we see on the red carpet require more skill than most of us have. But not this one Selita Ebanks wore to the 2011 Children of the City Benefit...

Eating Out This Weekend? Beware Of This So-Called Most-Caloric Restaurant

OK, so maybe that headline was a bit daunting, but really, are you aware of the so-called “most caloric” restaurant?...

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