December 19, 2012
These hearty winter salads make the most of the season's best ingredients -- crunchy apples, roasted root vegetables, hearty greens and bright citrus. Spice up your salad bowl with these great recipes (24 Photos)
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LaRon Landry is basically a character in an action movie.
McKenna Pope, whose petition to create a gender-neutral Easy Bake Oven for her younger brother went viral, has some smart ideas about how to make the toy industry more inclusive.
An orphaned rescue named Graham meets his three new best pals, who are very happy to see him.
A massive dust storm over Lubbock, Texas has shut down roadways and made most travel impossible.
We interviewed an expert who got to know the murderer that Dexter is based on.
26 amazing gingerbread houses that look like masterpieces rather than an afternoon craft project.
When that rum craving hits you at work, especially if you work at Toys 'R Us, a wonderful dude named Tommy Bahama has got you covered with this sprawling two story tropical getaway, starting with the ground-floor "Marlin Bar" that's complete with a…
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What would have happened if Tolkien's hero had caved under the pressure? This recently surfaced photo of Frodo gives us a disconcerting answer to that question.
This year, Trump weighed in on the important issues: government spending, global warming, and Robsten.
Kids are weird but awesome. These are the absolute best of the best of 2012.
American Jewish Committee executive director David Harris is "puzzled" by the talk of nominating Chuck Hagel to lead the Pentagon.
Not too self-righteous, not too partisan, more than just platitudes. Small-School Coach Guy for President?
In case you forgot, they'll be replacing Cee-Lo and Christina Aguilera in the next season of the show.
Research shows people are happiest when they get exactly what they ask for. So we shouldn't be ashamed to do just that, even as adults.
Three pieces of evidence that indicate Dwight Howard's Lakers teammates might actually rejoice if he left for another team.
In Russia, that is. Here's an unfiltered version of his time in the KHL.
Activists were detained by law enforcement after they tried to stage a same-sex kiss-in near the Russian parliament building in Moscow on Wednesday.
Be honest in your online dating life. But "honesty" doesn't mean you need to promote your absolute grossest traits.
A curt response to President Obama's fiscal cliff rhetoric. "The president will have a decision to make."
"It is highly unlikely the world will end Friday ... but just in case you should experience the pleasure of my massage."
Every major cultural and political event ends up on someone's nails nowadays. The results aren't always pretty.
Your holiday wish list just got a little longer. (NSFW-ish)
Finally, video proof that birds have it in for humans, even adorable baby humans sporting stylish winter coats with animal eyes on their hoods (Hitchcock is nodding his head somewhere in heaven). Posted to YouTube by a MrNuclearCat, this viral video…
A new Tumblr called Nice Guys of OKCupid is doing the much needed work of pointing out the fallacy of the "nice guy".
Time-travel with us to last century, when Coke still had cocaine in it and ladies weren't allowed to lunch alone!
The best holiday greetings you can give are offline, but that isn't always possible. Here's how to avoid the worst digital-holiday-greeting faux pas.
As the Christmas premiere of Les Misérables approaches, backlash swells like students building a barricade. Instead of letting the negative drag us down, let's remember why we were excited in the first place.
Since 1927, many surprising, controversial, awful, and awesome figures have graced the year-end covers of Time magazine.
Is the viral video of an eagle snatching a baby a hoax? Or is it proof of the existence of a giant species of eagle undocumented since the 1800s?
No official word on the where the inspiration came from, but it's pretty clear to us.
BuzzFeed's video team had a big old year. Here are some of our finest moments.
It's bigger...and more spartan...on the inside. For the 50th anniversary special, the traveling police box is geting a makeover.
We asked Joey Bada$$ and Pro Era to help us rap some gifts. Just in time for Xmas.
But after playing a Navy SEAL, Chris packed on major weight to play a fat sad sack lawyer.
Angel And Ashley Dobbs Are Suing Texas Troopers After Shocking BODY CAVITY Search That Was Caught On Tape
Female trooper Kellie Helleson is seen in the footage aggressively searching the private parts of Angel Dobbs, 38, and her niece, Ashley Dobbs, 24, in front of passing cars.
Two members said Reagan changed their votes. The bill passed by two.
Whoa. These pictures are kind of blowing my mind right now.
We may never have our flying cars, but the future is here. From creating fully functioning artificial leaves to hacking the human brain, science made a lot of breakthroughs this year.
The most prominent conspiracy theory is that the New World Order left clues in a scene of The Dark Knight Rises. No relation to reality.
Display builders at department stores work 60 to 70 hours a week at Christmastime, in freezing windows. And something always goes wrong.
In one handy chart! Never be crippled with anxiety when using Important Wine Words like "herbal" and "high tannin."
Believe it or not there is occasionally good wrestling news, and I’m happy to share an example of that with you now — WWE tag team champion Daniel Bryan responded to a request from 7-year-old kid with brain cancer to visit him in the hospital and…
Godspeed You! Black Emperor's Allelujah! Don't Bend! Ascend! was the only record that made sense to me when it felt like my world was falling apart.
Meet Park Geun-hye, the conservative daughter of a president who was assassinated in 1979.
This year, these 21 athletes made the leap from mere fame (or, in some cases, total anonymity) to iconhood. You'll like them — which is good, since we'll all be spending a lot more time with them going forward.
Have a rec-league team and need a goalie? Sid the Kid is available.
Denver's Kenneth Faried had one of the best games of his career, and he was incredibly sick when he did it.
This new NASA suit looks just like Buzz Lightyear suit.
Nothing could possibly be wrong with this relationship — just look at how giddy and spontaneous they are being!
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was in the spotlight all year long. Will it ever be as cool to be a Mormon as it was in 2012?
Years after the hit Nickelodeon series ended, we're finally going to find out what happened to Zuko's mother. Get a sneak peek inside with Buzzfeed's exclusive access!
The following 15 breakups made us question everything we know about love.
The former solicitor general Robert Bork, who passed away Wednesday morning, faced one of the sharpest takedowns in the history of Supreme Court nominations.
Thamys' "Party @ Ur House" is an abomination that proves once and for all that being Ke$ha is not as easy as it seems.
Tom Cruise tells Jimmy Fallon about hurting his foot kicking a man in the crotch on the Jack Reacher set.
The Flask Tie looks like standard neckwear, but actually conceals a narrow, refillable "bladder" that can hold up to 6oz of hooch, which you can drain via a hidden bite-and-sip mouthpiece.
This photo documenting yesterday's first day back at school for Newtown children made the cover of most of the Connecticut papers this morning. So, so great to see.
Couples who tat together stay together.
President Obama won this year, but women like teen activist Malala Yousafzai and Yahoo CEO Marisa Mayer were shortlisted for the title.
If you frequently host dinner parties, you should have a couple cool napkin folds in your arsenal. Impress everyone before they've taken a single bite of food.
Former Atlanta Braves star Dale Murphy is in his last year of eligibility for Hall of Fame consideration. Dale's son Tyson is a character artist at Blizzard and made this comic in honor of his dad.
Goldfish and SpaghettiOs on Christmas Eve: blasphemy or pure genius?
Since the violent gun deaths of 27 innocent victims on Friday, the NRA has taken down their Facebook page and did not issue any sort of statment about the tragedy until five days later. As Mother Jones points out, this is the organization's MO after…
One member says the risk of skin cancer in professional tanning salons is "statistically insignificant."
One of the largest classifieds sites in the country takes down its "firearms and hunting" section. A victory for Michael Bloomberg.
They are as unhappy as the rest of us. Maybe even more-so!
Last night at The Starting Line's 'Say It Like You Mean It' show in Los Angeles, opening band More Amor invited Ryan Ross on stage to perform a song they wrote with the ex Panic! At The Disco member. "Beach Bones" is a one catchy tune and is great…
With less than three days remaining, is what we're seeing too little, too late?
Decades of often awkward interaction with America's "print media" professionals has proven (to me) that writers who talk about their medium are bores, and also bad writers. This goes for the people who type up rules for "curating" the Internet and…
Cenk Uygur blasts News Corporation founder Rupert Murdoch for being a blatant hypocrite on gun laws. After the school shooting in Newtown, Conn., Murdoch posted a tweet that seems to support an assault weapons ban in the U.S. Meanwhile, Fox News — a…
Sandy Hook is the fourth mass shooting they've mourned. "A lot of emotion" on a private visit to a Colorado hospital.
The Democrat Senate Majority Leader gave a speech touting his love of gun rights featuring Executive Vice President of the National Rifle Association Wayne LaPierre. Reid opposed renewing the assault weapon ban in 2004.
Ke$ha tweeted: "I understand why my song is now inappropriate."
CONAN Highlight: This holiday season, let Andy Richter and friends out you to your family.
A report out Tuesday night details the State Department's failings surrounding the attack on the U.S. consulate in Libya. "System failures" and "management deficiencies."
DeShawn Stevenson can't feel his face. And he hasn't been able to feel it for many years.
Just click the button and BAM - boring websites get loads more twerk!
Let me tell you a story of a basketball player divided against himself.
Found this news report. Notice it did not become breaking news on CNN and was hardly mentioned other places. This is how the media lies by omission. Our
A recently scientific proof fact study suggests that one domesticated animal has an edge over the other when it comes to the art of Turntablism.
Scattered across the ocean floor, there are more than 300 million shipwrecks, containing billions of dollars worth of cargo. These are some of the best treasures that have been found.
If you're an avid viewer of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, you know these ladies don't always choose their words carefully. Help them out with this fill-in-the-blank quiz.
"Popped a molly I'm sweating, WOO." Unfortunately, LeBron did not write that lyric himself.
The famous family is having a white Christmas! Can you tell which of the reality stars weren't actually present for the group shot?
A 2006 paper that appeared in Injury Prevention analyzed the possible results of the 1996 gun law reforms in Australia. The most striking result: in the 18 years before tougher laws were passed, there were 13 mass shootings in Australia...and none…
The NRA has prevented 'smart gun' technology laws from being passed. After Sandy Hook we need them.
Case in point: A supporters group for Russian Premier League team FC Zenit St. Petersburg have responded to the signing of Brazilian striker ‘Hulk’ with a carefully-worded thing about how people with brown skin hurt their national identity. If that…
Rare's 1997 hit proved the possibilities for first-person shooters on consoles.
The New York Senator emerges as a major gun control backer. Four years ago her NRA rating was 92 percent.
It's not Christmas until you've listened to this 2006 classic on repeat.