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December 20, 2012

Tim Goodman Ranks The 15 Worst TV Shows Of 2012

Let's get this out of the way. You'll see a Top 10 list from me when there are precisely 10 great shows. I want to include as many shows as deserve the accolades -- in this case, I was able to round down to 10 (comedies and dramas). Although when it…

Guess Who Kourtney Kardashian Wants To Design Her Wedding Dress—IF She Gets Married. (She Said "IF"!) The Answer Will Surprise You!

Kourtney Kardashian has said (over and over and over again) that she feels no need to marry longtime boyfriend Scott Disick, the father of her two kids. “I definitely don’t want to get married just for the sake of...

End Of The World 2012: Live Updates On The Mayan Apocalypse (LIVEBLOG)

As Dec. 21, 2012 fast approaches, doomsday-believers around the globe are bracing for what they believe will be the end of the world.

Man Arrested At Another 'Sandy Hook'

(Newser) – A man who may have wanted to make a point about school safety was arrested this morning after walking into Sandy Hook Elementary School in Strasburg, Virginia, carrying a two-by-four…

A Christmas Story | The Hairpin

@TheBelleWitch Well, the whole point of A Christmas Carol is to be "A Ghost Story of Christmas."

Stunning Photo Reveals Saturn Is A Glittery Gem

That is one fine looking gas giant. Using filters for the infrared, red, and violet spectrums, the mosaic was taken from a mere 500,000 miles away.

Fran Drescher Is Still "Divorced" And Loving It

She and her gay ex-husband turned their unique relationship into a sitcom. Now in its second season, Happily Divorced is a whole new showcase for the Nanny star.

44 Reasons Why Your Life Will Be So Much Easier In 2013

We really learned a lot in 2012. Now it's time to put it all to good use.

Box Office Report: Barbra Streisand's 'Guilt Trip' Stalls; 'Zero Dark Thirty' Nabs Record Opening

Barbra Streisand and Seth Rogen's road-trip comedy The Guilt Trip debuted to an unimpressive $1.1 million at the North American box office on Wednesday as Streisand returned to the big screen in a lead role for the first time since The Mirror Has…

Fin Du Monde Le 21 Décembre 2012 : Pourquoi Vous N'échapperez Pas à L'apocalypse Maya

APOCALYPSE - Planquez-vous! Il ne reste plus que quelques heures avant l'apocalypse, même si cela dépend du fuseau horaire. Une chose est sûre cependant, vous n'échapperez pas la fin du monde. Accès interdit à Bugarach, programmation spéciale sur à…

First Look: MTV's Controversial New Appalachia Show "Buckwild"

The Appalachia-set reality show has drawn some controversy from a West Virginian senator. Here's an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the show.

The Internet's Vigilante Shame Army

In 2012, more than ever, the internet became the way we shame people now. Here to talk about online justice and public shaming are academic internet experts Whitney Phillips and Kate Miltner. (Whitney recently completed her PhD dissertation on…

NBA Star Asks The Most Important Question Of Our Time

It's plagued generations of kids...and now a world class athlete.

24 Things Way Worse Than The World Ending

The end of times on Dec. 21, 2012, isn't the worst-case scenario. It could be way worse.

Chris Paul's Son Didn't Believe That His Dad Dunked

Not convinced that the old man could actually get up like that.

The Weird And Wonderful First Tweets Of Jake Tapper

CNN's newest hire, one of the most followed reporters in Washington, at his most Tapper-y. From 2009.

5 Questions About Garth Brooks' Christmas Album Cover

Is he carrying a...Christmas orb?

Built To Last And Other Links

Nine homes that are considered apocalypse-ready.

If The World Ends, Which Celebrity Will You Be Most Sad About Not Ever Sleeping With?

We all have our "hall passes" – but what if the world ends and you never get to use it? Who do you most wish you still had a chance with?

21 Awesome Vintage Photos Of Celebrities Eating

Only Elizabeth Taylor and Goldie Hawn could make hamburgers look so incredibly glam.

Instagram Could Speak To Us In English, If It Wanted To

So could Facebook, Twitter, Google, and every other website we use on a daily basis.

Lost Interest

Doc, I feel like I had “the one” and I know I made a mistake with the maintenance, but looking back, I really have to wonder what I could have done to make it better. I have two questions. How do you ever keep things exciting and keep her Interest…

25 Perfectly Timed Cat Photos

With a lot of patience and a bit of luck, anyone with a camera can catch a cat's true nature. Here are 25 times that's happened in a particularly exceptional fashion.

10 Great Books For The Nonreaders On Your Holiday Gift List

If you’re a reader, you understand. For the holidays, all you want is a stack of books, so sometimes it can be hard to figure out what to get for your less literary-minded loved ones. Well, you can still give them books. But you have to choose…

Jack Reacher | Film | Movie Review

Tom Cruise plays an ex-military investigator on the run in this adaptation of Lee Child’s bestselling series.

29 Gorgeous Lucy Pinder GIFs For Her 29th Birthday

When it’s all said and done, Lucy Pinder might go down as one of the most popular British glamour models of all time. She’s been a regular in magazines like Zoo, Nuts, Front, Loaded, and Maxim UK. Today is her 29th birthday.

The 17 Coolest Fan-Created Logos For The New Orleans Pelicans

There were many doubters when it was announced the NBA's New Orleans Hornets were planning on changing their name to the Pelicans, but if these fan-created logos are any indication, it may end up being pretty cool.

PAC Already Campaigning For Booker's Senate Run

An email blast to 75,000 people across the country on the day the Newark Mayor says he's "exploring" a run in 2014. "Cory Booker is running for Senate."

Simon Cowell Confirms That He's Dating Carmen Electra

That story and more in today's CelebFeed Gossip Roundup!

Even Dinosaurs Get Into The Holiday Spirit

Extinction is no excuse to be a Grinch. The Denver Museum of Nature and Science got a little festive this year.

32 Reasons Why The S.S. Coachella Is Way Better Than Regular Coachella

Why would you want to fight your way through unshowered crowds when you could listen to music on the high seas?

Introducing The New Gossip Girl Meme

Spoiler alert: If you don't know who Gossip Girl is – and don't want to know – don't read this.

Coming Out To Grandma

This is really sweet. And now I'm crying.

Baseball Card Vandals Is The Best Use Of Worthless Collectibles

Taking old baseball cards and hilariously ruining them is what makes Baseball Card Vandals so fantastic.

Miss Venezuela's Awkward Answer At Miss Universe Pageant (Video)

While Miss Venezuela didn't take home the Miss Universe 2012 title Wednesday night, she should win an award for Most Awkward Appearance as a Contestant on a Donald Trump-produced Televised Beauty Pageant.

The Story Behind The Iconic Photograph From The Sandy Hook Tragedy

TIME spoke with Shannon Hicks, the photographer behind the now iconic photograph from the Sandy Hook tragedy.

This Is 40 | Film | Movie Review

Judd Apatow’s shambling comedy about middle age accommodates truths that are rare in Hollywood films of any kind.

Miss USA Olivia Culpo Wins Miss Universe 2012 [PHOTOS]

U-S-A! U-S-A! Chalk up another victory for democracy because one of our own just was named Miss Universe 2012 (aka “the most beautiful woman in the world” or something) by the likes of Kung-Fu Panda and the rest of the Miss Universe judges.

Do You Know How The World Ends?

The Mayans didn't clue us in to how the world would end, but these movies had their own ideas. Can you match the film with the apocalypse?

The 10 Sexiest Christmas Ebooks

I didn't know Christmas erotica was a thing. Apparently, neither did the people who read A Very Naughty Christmas and these other very sexy Christmas ebooks.

Django Unchained

Even when he’s dealing with such traumatic subjects as the holocaust or slavery, Tarantino never forgets to have a good time. It’s in his DNA. Django Unchained is probably the most fun you’ll have at the movies this year, political correctness…

Chris Pratt As You've Never Seen Him Before

Ladies and gentlemen, feast your eyes on a lean and muscle-bound Chris Pratt. As bumbling Andy Dwyer on NBC's Parks and Recreation, the lovable actor proudly carries around a few extra pounds.  But Pratt had to shed them quickly in order to play a member of SEAL Team Six, the elite group of Navy counterterrorism specialists that took down Osama bin Laden, in the awards contender Zero Dark Thirty, which opens Dec. 19.

Dear Prudence: Is It OK Not To Tell The Baby's Father, If He’s A Jerk?

Get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week; click here to sign up. Please send your questions for publication to prudence@slate.com. (Questions may be edited.) Got a burning question for Prudie? She'll be online at Washingtonpost.com to…

Our Celebrity Boobs And Crotch Shots Are Faster Now. It’s A Christmas Miracle!

As some of you already noticed, our new gallery setup went live last night and speaking in the most technical of terms, it’s fast as fuck. So no more reloading the page with every pic, just a smooth, smooth ride through celebrity schadenfreude and…

This Baby Orangutan Will Make You Miss Your Mom

Remember when you could cuddle with your mommy anytime you wanted?

19 Future Inventions We'll Never See, Thanks To The Apocalypse

Say your goodbyes to these never-realized-ideas before it's too late. Oh well. Being a human was about to get SO COOL.

Two Ways To DIY Christmas Tree Ornaments

If your tree's looking a little... naked, try these ideas before you go out and spend money on decorations.

How To Make The Most Of The Apocalypse

Keep on snacking 'til the world ends. Duh.

37 Colorful And Healthy Winter Salads

These bright salads are guaranteed to make you feel better during a season devoted to foods that are either meat or beige.

How Attractive Are You To Men?

Ladies, Esquire 1949 is here to help you understand how to be attractive to men (and whether your crazy hat is already attractive men!) Take note of no. 5: Do  men marvel at your capacity to hold your liquor?

6 Diamond Engagement Rings—ALL Less Than $2,600! Which Would You Like To Find Under The Christmas Tree?

Christmas is just SIX days away! Is anyone expecting an itty-bitty box under the Christmas tree? Or perhaps a something bling-y in a glass of New Year's Eve champagne? {I'd SO choke on that. } The average engagement ring costs somewhere around the…

12 Very '90s Christmas Songs

It wasn't all about Mariah! NSYNC, Beck, Master P, and a weirdly mystical Garth Brooks also celebrated the Yuletide.

Lady Gaga's Most Blatant Contradictions Of 2012

The singer flip-flopped on a lot of issues this year. Does she like hamburgers or hate them? How does she really feel about fur? I'm so confused.

21 Things You'll Never Get To See On TV If The World Ends

Leonardo DiCaprio actually winning an Oscar.

Meet The Doomsday Boom's Rising Star

Tim Ralston is building an empire selling the Crovel, a half-shovel, half-weapon for practical-minded doomsday preppers, spinning the American Dream out of our worst nightmares. In the woods and up the creek with the end times' greatest success story.

Fiscal Cliff Fight Turns To Trash Talk

With actual little movement toward a resolution, the war of words is heating up.

Has Pizza Hut Finally Gone Too Far?

Pizza Hut Singapore has introduced a "Pizza In A Pizza."

11 Celebrities From The '90s Who Resurfaced In 2012

Whether for good or bad, these almost-forgotten celebrities fought the good fight and made their way into our pop-culture brains again.

Why Was This American Olympian Working As An Escort?

Suzy Favor Hamilton, a three-time Olympic track athlete, started working as a $600-an-hour escort in Las Vegas last December.

17 People Who Believed They Could Fly

This one goes out to every kid who ever lowered the hoop in their backyard.

What Pitchfork’s Top 10 Songs Of 2012 Say About Us

Seventeen years after Ryan Schreiber first started banging out reviews in his Minneapolis bedroom, Pitchfork’s end-of-year lists are probably the most anticipated in the music industry — both because for all its failings the site remains the…

The Comet Of The Century In 2013

I am a chemical engineer and I have done a lot of research on collapsed/dark matter and I believe that comet nuclei are clumped orbital dark matter (micro black holes).  NASA needs to drop the 50 year old notion they are dirty snowballs, that is…

More Details—And Pictures!—from Blake Lively And Ryan Reynolds' Wedding Have Emerged!

Eeps! We don’t get to see much, but I’m happy for even the littlest glimpse! Martha Stewart Weddings just shared a single photo of Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds’ hands—JUST their hands—on their wedding day. Source: marthastewartweddings.com via…

A History Of NASA In Just 6 Images

Guys, we need to talk.

Cee Lo Green Is Now Dressing Like Bowser

He is completely serious about this outfit and you should be, too.

21 Unexpected Gifts That Keep On Giving

Say it with me: No more socks and scented candles! These are much better gifts for those impossible-to-shop-for people on your list.

14 Photos Of People Preparing For The Apocalypse From Around The World

The world is not ending tomorrow, but just the same, people are playing it safe.

Thousands Will Tragically Die As Virgins When The World Ends

The Mayan Apocalypse of 12/21/12 is coming just a little too soon for some.

Mark Cuban Live-Tweeted Passing A Kidney Stone

Kidney stones happen to billionaires, too.

Sources: White House Had A Hand In Booker's Decision

The Obama administration "convinced him to run for Senate" instead of governor, a source tells BuzzFeed. But a primary against Lautenberg would be "an unpleasant episode."

Cat Hates Mario's Jumping Noise

Or perhaps it is just pretending to be Mario.

Kate Upton Goes Topless For Vogue Germany (PHOTOS)

In the publication’s January 2013 issue, the swimsuit model strips down to just her bikini bottoms as she poses poolside. Sprawled out on a giant floating swan, Upton, 20, is seen holding her bare breasts as she’s splashed with water from a nearby…

The Worst Films Of 2012

Nanni Moretti’s Vatican dramedy, We Have A Pope, considers what would happen if The College Of Cardinals selected a new pontiff who didn’t really want the job. That’s a fine premise, but it’s sabotaged by Moretti’s lack of interest in the cardinals’…

Miss Universe 2012: Miss USA Olivia Culpo Wins

Besting Miss Philippines Janine Tugonon and Miss Venezuela Irene Sofia Esser, the 20-year-old Boston University student brings the title back to America for the first time in 15 years

Fox News Interviews Santa Claus About The "War On Christmas"

Santa recounted a devastating experience "a fews back" where he went to a Christmas party called a "holiday party." He is still recovering.

How Well Do You Know "Love Actually"?

Take this quiz and find out!

Climb Mount Everest From Your Bedroom Tops The Morning Links

An interactive image, comprised of 477 different pictures, gives people a look at the tallest mountain (above sea level) from every point.

15 Kinds Of Animals To Watch For In 2013

These are the up-and-coming stars of the next generation of adorable. Who are your nominees?

Archie Comics Collides With "Glee"

Space and time be damned, Veronica wants to hook up with Finn Hudson.

Excellent Celebrity Photobomb Of The Day

The janitor from Scrubs (Neil Flynn) added his personal touch to this photo of Eric Stonestreet and a fan.

Cory Booker Will Run For Senate, Not Governor

The Newark mayor says he will "finish the work we started" in his second term and "explore the possibility of running for United States Senate in 2014." A source says he's decided to run for Senate.

New Spider Species Builds Decoy Spiders For Survival

Survival of the fittest doesn't always mean physical brawn.

15 Reasons We're All Going To Be Wearing Distressed Jeans In 2013

Then again, the world might also end. I'm not quite sure which fate is worse.

Teen Asks Gabby Douglas To His Prom Via YouTube

A 17-year old boy made a YouTube video to ask Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas to attend his prom with him.

Adam Lanza's Barber Says Newtown Shooter Never Spoke During Haircuts

NEWTOWN, Conn. -- As a teenager, Adam Lanza would come in for a haircut about every six weeks without speaking or looking at anyone and always accompanied by his mother, said stylists at a salon in the town where Lanza gunned down 27 people last…

Tim Tebow, Camilla Belle Break Up: Report

Tim Tebow has had better weeks.

The 10 Best Movies Of 2012 - Slate Magazine

For the second year in a row, there weren’t that many movies jostling behind the velvet rope to get onto my 10-best list. Maybe that’s because I felt ambivalent to negative about several films this year that seemed to resonate powerfully with other…

LeAnn Rimes & Carly Rose Sonenclar: ‘X Factor’ Finale Performance!

LeAnn Rimes and Carly Rose Sonenclar sing their hearts out during the X Factor Season 2 Finale Performance Show on Wednesday (December 19) at CBS Television City in Hollywood.

New 'Oz' Movie Poster Features Mysterious Green-faced Witch

Walt Disney Studios has released the latest poster for Sam Raimi's "Oz: The Great and Powerful," a kind of prequel to L. Frank Baum's "The Wizard of Oz." The movie's hardly short on photogenic stars, but "Oz's" new character one-sheet features an…

The 54 Best Animated GIFs Of 2012

This is it: Here is the definitive list of the most amazing GIFs that changed our lives this year.

Future, The Best Rapper Who Rarely Raps

His album Pluto 3D blurs the line between club bangers and heart-crushing, hyperemotional confessionals.

The Most Adorable Fan In The NBA Cheers For The Rockets

She's waving to the fans and chewing on a complimentary T-shirt.

The 18th Cat Of Christmas

The most dapper Christmas gentleman yet.

The 36 Best Political GIFs Of The Year

A look back at the most GIF'd year in the history of the electoral process.

17 Reasons Why The World Can't End Tomorrow

These people make valid points.

See The Naked Portrait Of Aubrey Plaza That's On Display In Her Home

Some weirdo criminal painted it for her while he was in jail.

The Style Transformation Of A Transsexual Punk Rocker

"I'm probably one of the luckiest transsexuals in the world — I have the same size shoe as my wife so I can steal her shoes," says Laura Jane Grace, lead singer of the punk band Against Me!

It's Good To Be MySpace Tom

Traveling the world, counting his money, making people look like idiots on Twitter. Not a bad life.

My Three Wives Really Gives Too Much Meaning To Phrase Sister Wives

First we meet Joe Darger, the patriarch of this massive family. He’s married to Vicki, Alina and Val. Vicki and Val are identical twin sisters and Alina is their cousin. Mostly because this is TLC and they strive to find news ways to astound you in…

Why Ke$ha’s Sandy Hook ‘Apology’ Hurts More Than It Helps

Ke$ha has been the subject of plenty of debate chez Flavorpill over the last couple of years — some of us love her, some of us regard her with deep suspicion, some of us are broadly indifferent and rather wish she’d just go away. But whatever our…

Runner-Up: Tim Cook, The Technologist

And like an Apple product, Cook runs smooth and fast. When Jobs died on Oct. 5, 2011, of pancreatic cancer, there were questions about whether Cook could lead Apple. Some, myself included, wondered whether Apple was even a viable company without…

Ben Affleck & 'Focus': Actor Drops Out Of Upcoming Kristen Stewart Movie

Days after Kristen Stewart confirmed that she will be appearing in the film "Focus," Ben Affleck is reportedly dropping out of it.

‘X Factor’ Finale: Night 1 Recap — LeAnn Rimes & Carly Rose Sonenclar

The second-to-last episode of the ‘X Factor’ season wasn’t all that exciting — until one duet totally fell apart! The Dec. 19 episode of The X Factor opened with a beautiful tribu...

How Chuck Schumer Learned To Love Guns

The New York Senator writes that he realized a total gun ban was a mistake when he went hunting in Nebraska with Senator Ben Nelson in 2009. Here's a picture of that historic moment.

La Fin Du Monde, Oui, Mais à Quelle Heure ?

APOCALYPSE - À mesure que la date fatidique approche, l'inquiétude monte. À quelle heure réserver son taxi? Aura-t-on le temps de préparer à manger ou est-ce qu'à 17h il sera déjà trop tard? Si la question est d'importance, les Mayas ne sont plus…

Miss USA Olivia Culpo Wins Miss Universe Pageant!

Miss USA Olivia Culpo looks ecstatic while receiving her crown after winning the 2012 Miss Universe Pageant on Wednesday (December 18) at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas, Nev.

Mom Planned To Have Lanza Committed: Source

(Newser) – Investigators have yet to offer a motive for Adam Lanza's deadly rampage, but a Newtown resident offers one theory to Fox News: Lanza lost it because his mother planned to commit him…

Ke$ha Claims She Was 'Forced' To Sing 'Die Young'

Now that Ke$ha's hit track Die Young has been pulled from airwaves, the singer has come forward to claim that she was "forced" to sing the now-offensive lyrics.

Django Unchained And Racism: Drudge Report Rehashes Tarantino “n-Word” Flap And White Conservatives Get Nervous.

Last week, the Drudge Report sparked controversy after inexplicably plastering its cover page with a picture of Quentin Tarantino above the word “N*GGER” printed several times. The headline linked to a review of Django Unchained, and was only…

Monopoly Entitlements Edition: The Board Game Reimagined For Those Who Envy The Poor, Elderly, And Disenfranchised.

The fiscal-cliff negotiations have renewed our focus on potential cuts to government entitlements, which landed in the spotlight on the campaign trail earlier this year when Republican Mitt Romney dismissed 47 percent of the population as victims…

Anne Hathaway Talks Katie Holmes SNL Skit On Ellen DeGeneres

"It's all done from so much love," says the Les Miserables star about her Grade-A impersonation skills

Taylor Swift & Harry Styles: Tattoo Parlor Twosome!

Taylor Swift and her rumored new boyfriend Harry Styles leave the Shamrock Tattoo Parlour together on Tuesday (December 18) in Los Angeles.

And Now Miley Cyrus Grabbing The Ass Of The ‘Big Booty Ho’ Stripper She Asked For For Her Birthday

When you’re a 20-year-old hillbilly lesbian pop star who thinks she’s Billy Idol now, there’s really only one thing you want for your birthday and that’s to force an African American woman into sexual bondage while you go all Thomas Jefferson on dat…

Queen Elizabeth II Invites Kate Middleton's Parents To Royal Christmas Gathering

Although non-royals have never been included in the celebration, Her Majesty hopes the invitation will encourage the pregnant Duchess to attend

India: New Delhi Gang Rape Calls Attention To Sex-Violence Epidemic

Last Sunday in New Delhi, at around 9.30 p.m., a 23-year-old woman was gang raped for almost an hour on a moving bus and then thrown semi-naked on the road to die. Hideous violence against women is nothing new in India, but this particular outrage…

The Most Adorable And Heartbreaking Photos Of President Obama’s Big Year

Earlier today we learned that President Obama had been named Time Magazine’s “Person of the Year” — for the second time! As managing editor Richard Stengel explained, “Obama is the first Democratic President since FDR to win more than 50% of the…

Jackie Chan: 'Expendables 3,' Chris Tucker Collaboration In Works

HONG KONG -- The next installment of The Expendables franchise will take on a more distinct Chinese flavor, with Jackie Chan joining the Sylvester Stallone project in what the Hong Kong star described as a significant role.

Man Behind "47 Percent" Video Opens His Own Research Firm

Jimmy Carter's grandson turns his big scoop into a career. He's already taken down another Republican with a hidden-camera video.

16 Pictures Of Miss USA Winning The Miss Universe Contest

On Wednesday night, Miss USA was crowned the new Miss Universe, beating out 88 other women.

The Best Gadgets To Use While Pooping: A High-Tech Holiday Gift Guide

One of the most common questions during the holidays isn’t “When is Uncle Louis getting here?” or “Where’s the eggnog?” or “Which closet did Uncle Louis pass it out in with the bottle of eggnog?” It’s “What gifts should I get for my loved ones?”

Bucs Implode As Linebacker Pushes Coach, Player Wants Schiano Sent Back To 'College'

Greg Schiano and his hard-nosed ways seem to have started rubbing people the wrong way down in Tampa Bay.

3 Reasons You Shouldn't Play The Best Video Game Of The Year

Listen: everybody and their mother is going to tell you all about the myriad awesome reasons you must play this game -- I'm even going to do that as well, right here at the bottom of this article -- but it is nowhere close to flawless, and some of…

Aubrey Plaza's Very Filthy Housewarming Present @ TeamCoco.com

CONAN Highlight: Aubrey brings up a good point: where DO you hang a giant naked portrait of yourself?

“Made In America” | The Sopranos

In which you don’t stop

66 Women Who Wowed 2012

In 2011, Kate Upton dropped everyone’s jaw and consequently topped our list of Woman Who Wowed. But that was over a year ago. A lot’s changed since 2011. Ms. Upton is no longer a single teenage model, actual barbie dolls walk among us, and the…

'Conan': Andy Richter, George Takei Will Help You Come Out As Gay This Holiday Season (VIDEO)

This holiday season, for around $130, Andy Richter and friends will out you to your family at your holiday dinner.

LeAnn Rimes: Carly Rose Sonenclar’s Duet Partner In ‘X Factor’ Finale!

LeAnn Rimes: Carly Rose Sonenclar’s Duet Partner in ‘X Factor’ Finale!

Video: Eagle Tries To Steal Baby In Montreal

A golden eagle tries to snatch a baby in Montreal,” and the video goes viral. But it’s faked. Golden Eagle is a scarce visitor in the Montreal area, but the bird in the video is not a Golden Eagle, nor anything else that occurs in the wild in North…

The Nets Got Trolled By Knicks Fans

The Knicks embarrassed their Brooklyn rivals tonight in Madison Square Garden. Maybe the Nets should've tried to sign Jeremy Lin?

321 Fight: Christmas Vs. Hanukkah

The holidays deck the halls with each other. Choose your victor! Click here for a Christmas Victory. Click here for a Hanukkah victory.

‘The Voice’ Sandy Hook Tribute — ‘Hallelujah’ In Memory Of Shooting Victims

As The Voice began their finale week on Monday, Dec. 17, the show touchingly opened the evening with a musical moment that paid tribute to the 20 children and six adults tragically slain during the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting on Dec. 14.

Is Les Mis Star Anne Hathaway Pregnant? Maybe!

Turns out Les Miserables star Anne Hathaway might be pregnant. But that's according to an anonymous friend who I don't trust.

Portraits Of Gun Owners In Their Homes

In 2007, Kyle Cassidy published a book called Armed America: Portraits of Gun Owners in Their Homes. He asked his subjects a simple question: Why do you own a gun?

Russell Brand Interviews Westboro Baptist Church // Current TV

The controversial Westboro Baptist Church made headlines this week after announcing it would be protesting the funerals of those killed during Friday's

Miss Puerto Rico Bodine Koehler

On Wednesday evening, women from around the world will compete at the 61st annual Miss Universe pageant. Here's a look at the contestants' wacky—and occasionally tacky—national ensembles

40 Sexiest Alyssa Milano Photos For Her 40th Birthday

For those of our readers who are a little too young to realize exactly who or what I’m talking about, Alyssa was one of the darlings of the mid to late 90′s. She got her first real start in Who’s The Boss, then moved onto Melrose Place, and finally…

Eagle Baby Attack: Montreal Toddler Seemingly Snatched By Golden Eagle (VIDEO)

UPDATE: A Montreal animation school has fessed up that the "Golden Eagle Snatches Kid" on YouTube is a fake, created by three students in its three-year animation and digital design degree program. "Both the eagle and the kid were created in 3D…

What Chuck Hagel Thinks About Iran

And why hawks don't like him. He favors an opening to the Islamic Republic, and has opposed sanctions.

Anne Hathaway & Samuel L. Jackson Have A 'Funny Or Die' Movie "Sad Off"

Les Miz vs. Django Unchained? Both films hit theaters on Christmas Day, but which film is sadder? The stars discuss!

Chuck Hagel's Defenders Circulate "Facts About Chuck Hagel" Memo

"Chuck Hagel is being misrepresented as anti-Israel and 'soft' on Iran, Hamas, and Hezbollah."

Jessica Simpson Confirms Pregnancy At Christmas Party (EXCLUSIVE & VIDEO)

Jessica Simpson has unwrapped a special gift just days before Christmas. The mommy mogul admitted at her dad Joe Simpson’s holiday party that she’s pregnant with her second child, Celebuzz can …

'Gangnam Style': Psy On Why Obama Stopped Doing The Dance

This story first appeared in the Jan. 10, 2013 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine. How does it feel to become an international pop star with a No. 1 hit practically overnight? To launch a dance craze embraced by toddlers and grandparents, presidents and talk-show hosts alike? To near 1 billion YouTube views, making it the…

'Homeland' Finale With Extra Disclaimer

On the same night President Barack Obama mourned the victims during a Newtown vigil, Showtime's Homeland informed its viewers of the show's content that awaited them.

Quentin Tarantino Says Drug War, Justice System Are Modern Day Slavery

Though race has always been an element in his work, Django Unchained has become the flash point for public examination of Quentin Tarantino's thoughts about African Americans.

Golden Eagle Grabs Baby Video: Is It A Hoax?

It's a scene straight out of Hitchcock, and probably just as fake.

Nazi Christmas Party, Munich, 1941

The photos published here were part of an enormous stash of color transparencies made by Hitler’s personal photographer, Hugo Jaeger, and buried in glass jars on the outskirts of Munich in 1945, near the war’s end. Advancing Allied forces had almost…

All The Fake Shows From Arrested Development Are Now On Netflix Instant

Learn some Caged Wisdom and prepare to Ready, Aim... Marry Me!

The Gorgeous Girls Of Miss Universe 2012: Bikini Edition [PHOTOS]

The Miss Universe 2012 contest is being held Wednesday, December 19th at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas. For those of you who feign indifference to the pageant scene, Miss Universe is the final competition between every nation’s winners. You really…

False Advertising? The War Z's Launch Raises Questions

Original Story: The War Z is a game that, long before launch, attracted some criticism for how much it resembled the super-popular ArmA II mod DayZ, which is on its way to becoming a standalone game thanks to its success. Similarities in title…

Gene Rosen, Newtown Resident, Took In 6 Children During Sandy Hook Shooting

NEWTOWN, Conn. — Gene Rosen had just finished feeding his cats and was heading from his home near Sandy Hook Elementary school to a diner Friday morning when he saw six small children sitting in a neat semicircle at the end of his driveway. A school…

A Letter To Sandy Hook Victim, 6-Year-Old Jack Pinto, From His Best Friend (PHOTO)

The funeral for 6-year-old Sandy Hook shooting victim Jack Pinto was held on Monday in Newtown, Conn. Following the service, USA Today reporter Yamiche Alcindor tweeted this photo -- a letter to Jack from his best friend, John, with pictures of the…

Violente Charge De Torreton Contre Depardieu Dans "Libération"

Mais Depardieu a aussi ses ennemis, notamment dans le 7e art. Mardi 18 décembre, l'acteur Philippe Torreton a… Dans le texte titré "Alors Gérard, t'as les boules?", l'acteur interpelle directement Depardieu : ""Mais Gérard, tu pensais qu'on allait approuver? (...) Tu pensais que des pétitions de soutien de Français au RSA allaient fleurir un peu partout sur la Toile?"

Student Brings Gun To School In Utah For 'Protection' After Sandy Hook Elementary Shooting

An 11-year-old student may face charges after he said his parents encouraged him to bring a gun to school for protection. Fox Salt Lake City reports that the boy said his parents' suggestion came after the devastating Sandy Hook Elementary shooting…

Westboro Baptist Church Newtown Funeral Protest Thwarted By Good Samaritans

Members of the quasi-religious group, Westboro Baptist Church, planned to gather in Connecticut to protest the funeral of Newtown, Conn., shooting victim Principal Dawn Hochsprung. However, Good Samaritans were already there to thwart any possible…

Explainer Unanswered Questions 2012: Why Do The Rich And Famous Always Sunbathe Topless, And Other Bafflers.

The Explainer has been busy as a bee in 2012, telling readers, first of all, whether bees are really all that busy to begin with. Another column reviewed the history of homework-eating dogs, and a third (this one may be cryptozoology) wondered if a…

The Stupidest Thing Anyone Has Written About Sandy Hook

I don't want to get into the ring with every derpy columnist who weighs in on Sandy Hook. But the derp is country strong with this Charlotte Allen item. There was not a single adult male on the school premises when the shooting occurred. In this…

Taylor Swift & Harry Styles Leave Her Home In LA

10+ pictures inside of Taylor Swift and Harry Styles leaving her house in LA…

Shakira & Usher: ‘The Voice’ Season 4 Promo

Shakira & Usher: ‘The Voice’ Season 4 Promo – Watch Now!

What “Wife” Show Is TLC Missing? Any?

Some may rag on TLC for providing exclusively exploitative, generally somewhat sad, garbage “reality” entertainment while maintaining the name “The Learning Channel,” but you AT LEAST have to hand it to them for coming up with so many different…

The 13 Dwarves Of "The Hobbit," Force-Ranked For Hotness

The book of The Hobbit made so small an impression on me that until the movie came out I had completely forgotten there were dwarves in it at all. I remember a Hobbit, a birthday party, and a riddle game, and that's it.

14 Things I Need To See In A "Pitch Perfect" Sequel

Pitch Perfect, one of BuzzFeed's favorite movies of the year, might be getting a sequel. Here's my wish list for Pitch Perfect 2: Pitch Perfecter.

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