February 1, 2012
Newt Gingrich On The Obama Health Care Process A "Strong Presidents" With "Big Ideas" Has "To Be Assertive"
Newt Gingrich often attacks Obama's health care plan, but he respects the president's role in the process. In a June 2009 interview still early in the process Gingrich said "strong Presidents who have big ideas have to be assertive," because it would be unlikely Congress could pass such a bill on it's own.
This is a real photo of a human skeleton and it is disturbing. No, seriously, don't look at this if you are especially squeamish.
It's scary because it's hard to tell which one is real.
MIAMI, Jan. 31 (UPI) -- Drinking diet soft drinks on a daily basis might increase the risk stroke, heart attack and vascular death, U.S. researchers said.
But his calling out certain "historians" sure seems like a criticism of Gingrich.
Today, Ana Gasteyer begged and pleaded with the Twitter Gods to verify her account. Plus, Arnold Schwarzenegger is traveling the world, Samuel L. Jackson hangs with Michelle Obama, and Heidi Montag's been inhaling a bit too many fumes.
The President doesn't make a habit of quoting the former Speaker, noting "I don't quote Newt Gingrich that often."
This is the SEC S-1 document that precedes an IPO -- which, in Facebook's case, will likely be several weeks from now.
The two campaigns are working together to ensure a smooth caucus on Saturday -- and it's going swimmingly. A consultant working for the Romney campaign says the mutual respect "exists at the top."
Meet Samantha Barks. The virtual unknown (in the USA) beat out the pop princess to play Eponine in the upcoming movie adaption of "Les Miserables". And with good reason: Barks has over a year of experience playing the character on stage.
Ouch. Lana Del Rey, formerly Lizzie Grant, recently released her much-hyped debut album, "Born to Die." The reactions are what you could charitably call "mixed." Here are the nastiest quotes from the nastiest reviews.
If you're like me, you know absolutely nothing about either team that's playing in the Super Bowl this year, but you're going to watch anyway. With that in mind, here are all the men you should plan on staring at come Sunday because they are fine as hell.
When the "Dirrty" singer paid tribute to the deceased soul legend with a rendition of her hit "At Last," Xtina's voice wasn't what had people talking. It was the mysterious liquid dripping down her leg!
A good-humored jibe at the NBC reporter during the House Republican leadership briefing this morning on Capitol Hill.
Here it is! The first Iced Coffee on Buzznet. I received about 200 questions so I apologize for not being able to answer everything this time but hopefully you guys can relate to the ones I picked and have some kind advice to give. All for one, One …
It's been well documented that TV is a time-suck. One reason: the repeat showings of movies, some of which, even if you've already seen them a hundred times (and you might even own on DVD), you will stick with for the duration, through commercials, …
Tony Perkins exposes the most dreaded playbook of all.
Spider sex is violent but effective. Also, Russell Brand is trying to bang his ex-wife's doppelganger and...man, this link round-up is all kinds of creepy sexy.
Great news! McDonald's has finally agreed to stop using ammonium-laced pink goo in their food!
Mitt Romney's old venture capital firm, Bain & Co., has become a focus of political attacks this cycle, and its executive have underwritten Romney's SuperPAC. But they're not all backing Romney: Bain managing director Jonathan Lavine is an Obama bundler, the campaign confirms.
Everyone know Pugs are the best dogs. This is a real comic that tells the tale of a fearless barbarian, his trusty and freakishly large pug, and evil baby harp seals.
Can Newt get any more grandiose? Yes! Arnold!
So apparently I need to buy a car. Then buy a GPS. Then buy these voice packs. That way I can be the blurst driver ever.
Several locations of the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, which is known for putting together quote-along movie feasts, are releasing two signature wines for Valentine's Day inspired by director Rob Reiner's 1987 cult classic The Princess Bride. "The Bottle…
Heidi Klum has broken her silence on her surprise split from Seal, thanking her fans for their support via Twitter.
And now for the best thing you’ll read all day: an exclusive interview conducted by Fox News (of all people) about how Kate Upton is the new spokesperson for Hardees and Carls Jr. restaurants, featuring this thing about how she has to take off her c…
At a speech today in Lakewood, Colorado, Santorum attacked Newt Gingrich and Mitt Romney for their previous support for mandates, cap and trade, and amnesty.
WHAT IS THIS I CAN'T EVEN.
This fancy design allows you to amplify your iPhone without using any electricity. Perfect for any old-timey occasion.
Even as lifetime member of Team Not-Gwyneth, I must say, homina homina, awoooga!
Whether you're rooting for the Giants or the Patriots, we've got Super Bowl party recipes that celebrate each team's region
Ian Abercrombie played a boss who was endlessly frustrating to work for -- but a lot of fun to watch. Abercrombie, a British character actor best known for portraying Elaine's boss Mr. Pitt on Seinfeld, passed away on Thursday at age 77 from complic…
An awesome Lego scale model of Lucas Oil Stadium was unveiled at the Super Bowl in Indianapolis today. It took designer Brian Alano three years and 30,000 pieces to construct. The working video screens are an impressive touch.
The difference is astounding. There's something meta about watching new technology make future fantasy technology look more future-y.
This is what momentum looks like. As the candidates all turn to separate states, the one state campaign strategy comes to an end.
Every year we post several geeky parody valentines before Valentine's Day. Yes, we're a couple weeks early, but that's not because it's an absurdly slow
The 2012 presidential election would already be over if politics was more like like American Idol and high school.
All of this talk about cheesy tots, cherry limeade, and cheesecake bites is making me hungry. Props to the employee on the other end of the line for being such a good sport.
Let's give a hand to "Access Hollywood" for asking Eli the pressing questions just days before the Super Bowl. Aw, self-aware Eli: "All those actors are too good lookin' to play me."
As it turns out, a lot of people on Facebook and Twitter think Mitt Romney's name is "Mick". And they all have pretty strong feelings about him.
Meet Mary Jose Cristerna, aka "The Vampire Woman," aka "The Woman Of Your Dreams." What kind of dreams is she the woman of? That's a Rorshach test only you can answer.
I didn't even realize they could show this kind of thing on TV. Apparently, they can: on the latest episode of "Joan & Melissa," Joan and her friend Lynne picked up some medicinal marijuana, a bong, and ended up having to call for help due to extreme highness -- all while the cameras rolled.
Don Cornelius, the legendary host of long-running music show Soul Train, was found dead in his Sherman Oaks, CA home this morning. According to police it appears he committed suicide. As Reported by T
She wowed a week earlier with a stunning performance at the Producers Guild Awards. But the 31-year-old is now relishing a holiday with her 15-month-old son Egypt and husband Swizz Beatz.
The giant bio-tech firm Monsanto yesterday announced a major withdrawal from the UK amid intense opposition to genetically modified foods.The company, the
The gorgeous star of "Hunger Games" and British the kid we've seen blossom from the child in "About A Boy" to the star of "Skins" are rumored to be seeing each other. Here are some cute photos of the duo playing basketball together over the weekend -- which toooootally means they're together, right?
Former Newt Gingrich spokesperson Rick Tyler battled Rachel Maddow and Rev. Al Sharpton over accusations that Gingrich was playing on the racial animosities of white conservatives during his concession speech in Florida last night.
Luckily for him, I'm sure no one at school bothered him about it. Kids are discreet that way.
This is really upsetting.
Is his staff relying too heavily on QuotationsPage.com? The candidate did hedge, a bit.
BOSTON (MainStreet) -- The Super Bowl is the biggest advertising event of the year, so even though the Boston/New York sports rivalry will be renewed, most viewers will instead be riveted by the latest commercials from Coca-Cola(KO) and Anheuser-Bus…
The video begins with critics from Billboard, Pitchfork, and Spin literally beating the "Born To Die" album with pots and pans and features Del Rey wearing a crown that declares "Hipster Runoff." Close but not quite right. Still, it's worth watching for the animators' attempt at recreating a "gangster Nancy Sinatra" alone.
And all this time I thought Master Chief would be a country fan.
It's never a good sign when the talent carries the entire set of commercials for the upcoming ups, but when it's Fred Armisen, who can complain? Still, we're not sure this bodes well for an entire Tatum-themed episode...
Yes, Selena Gomez is a former Disney Channel star, and we all know how those can turn out. And, yes, she's tween idol royalty, thanks to her current status as Justin Bieber's girlfriend. But you can't hold Gomez's relationship with the Biebs against…
Harry Brant is a 15-year-old fashion lover and man about town. You might know him as the son of supermodel Stephanie Seymour and publisher Peter Brant. We first met him at a Miu Miu Musing last year, wherein he and his older brother Peter (II) nearl…
Of course there's some gay stuff, but mostly hilarity. "The zoo was all I believed in." An object lesson, by the way, in how easy it is to actually distort video.
Mitt, Newt, Rick, and Ron will battle for a state that was once the core of Tea Party politics, and is now a microcosm of its fall. Now the Right is divided and distracted: "Conservatives in this state just can't figure out how to row in the same direction," says Muth.
WALLACE, Idaho, Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Authorities in Idaho said they successfully disposed of an old -- and live -- hand grenade, found as part of a deceased man's property.
MADISON, Wis., Feb. 1 (UPI) -- Police in Wisconsin said a woman who decided to take a python out of its terrarium during a book club meeting ended up with the serpent latched onto her face.
This is a most auspicious time. The Year of the Dragon is upon us, and as we venture boldly into 2012, towards the edge of the Mayan calendar, let’s turn up the heat with Yucatecan habanero salsa. The dragon is the symbol of transformational power, …
In her memoir Bossypants, Tina Fey cheered Beyonce for "bringing back the leg meat." Well, Rihanna has taken that "leg meat" torch and run with it. Watching her dance makes us forget that we ever desired supermodels with sticks for legs. Even the …
Designer Adam Ladd asked his five-year-old daughter for her impressions of several well-known logos. This is great:
Although it'd be better than another Evil Iron Man villain.
In the pre-Super Bowl gratuitous T&A contest, Tehmeena has given the G-Men an early lead. Can New England respond?
We all know Kourtney K. is pregnant, but now we've gotten an actual glimpse! Kardashian pussycats Kim, Kourtney and Khloe were quite the early birds as they geared up for a spring swimwear
TSJ ROUNDS UP 10 OF THE HOTTEST LADY LINKS FROM SOME OF OUR FAVORITE SITES AROUND THE WEB. Click the pics to access each gallery. 1. The 20 Hottest Photos of Destiny Papalia (Heavy) 2. Lais de Leon in Body Paint (Coed) 3. The 25 Hottest WAGs …
Pizza and caucus training in Vegas to mark Florida win. Guess we shouldn't have expected booze.
A source forwards the campaign's official spin: "This will prove a pyric victory." They spelled Pyrrhic wrong, but the losing candidate will make the case that it's now grassroots vs. Establishment, "Ford/Reagan all over again." No mention of Rick Santorum.
Ever Heard Of The ‘Brazilian B’? A Firsthand Look Into The Widespread Popularity Of Boob Jobs In Brazil
While in Brazil for Sao Paulo Fashion Week, I had the strange experience of doing something that would be unthinkable in the United States: I went around asking young women about their breasts. Namely, if they were fake or not. Let me explain: We he…
Are publishers being that unreasonable by expecting to make money from used game sales?
To a nonplussed audience, he "congratulates" his rival for lobbying. An attempt to go positive falls a bit flat.
Karger: "I am making history every day as the first openly gay candidate of a major political party to run for President of the United States." American Conservative Union, which hosts CPAC, says they will review.
Plus, a giraffe. Google Maps has a pretty nifty breakdown, county by county, of the results in Florida. Here is a screen grab, but you should click through for interactive electoral fun!
World's collide.The gay libertarian tech investor Peter Thiel, enthusiast of post-national ocean states, backed the SuperPAC.
The boy band (pictured in N.Y.C. in September 1998) that launched Justin Timberlake's career was a lot like him: likeable and stylish, with talent to spare. Formed in Orlando, Fla., in 1995, *NSYNC -- made up of (from left to right) Timberlake, Joey…
At a pep rally for 25,000 Patriots fans yesterday, Tom Brady said that he hoped to have a bigger celebration in one week, and people think that was too bold.
And he got it on his butt. Why? His friend Derek told us, "Purely due to passion. He loves Eli and the Giants, and he's just insane enough to get a tattoo to represent that love."
The suits are taking charge, and they're killing the travel budgets. Sorry Newt, Rick, Zeke!
While Mitt and Newt duked it out in Florida, Paul was off on a typically atypical schedule.
This pretty much sums up Newt's fortunes in Florida. It's so desolate and lonely, like an Edward Hopper painting. Haunting. *shudder*
In the world of fashion politics, super high-rise jeans are a hotly debated issue. Much like kitten heels or hats, not everyone (actually closer to no one) can pull off the waist-cinching, crotch-puffing look of these pants, but that doesn't seem to…
Every Aveneue are gearing up for their US tour with We Are The In Crowd and we've got tickets to give away right here on Buzznet! One lucky winner will win a pair of tickets to the date of their choice AND a copy of 'Bad Habits' signed by the band! …
We've seen Kim Kardashian do naked photo shoots before, but now Khloe and Kourtney are getting in on the action! In a new ad for thier Kardashian Kollection denim line, the three photogenic sisters strike artful poses wearing nothing but blue jeans.
It turns out that if you didn't grow up with Oreos and develop an emotional attachment to the cookie, it can be a weird-tasting little thing. And this started a whole process in the Chinese division of Kraft of rethinking what the essence of an Oreo…
Colin Tarrant, 59, who played Inspector Andrew Monroe in the ITV series, was found in the bathroom of his Bristol home.
Police were called to the troubled Dekaney High School in Spring, Texas, on Friday after another major brawl erupted in the cafeteria - and parents say they have had enough.
We’re always overcome with excitement when a new issue of Love is due out, but a couple of images that have been unveiled from the next issue have us even more intrigued than usual. What we know is that the theme of Issue 7, due out February 6, is “…
There’s no use pretending that I’m un-biased about this one, because I’ll be hosting a screening of The FP on February 17th as part of SF indie fest (7:15pm at the Roxie Theater). While I’ll save my full review, I can tell you that it’s probably the…
Nevada's GOP hotbeds a little less hot. A small consolation: "They actually won't have too long to attack each other here."
That, at least, is the message of his podium tonight. Reality may at some point intervene. ALSO: There are actually only 45 states, as Gingrich isn't on the ballot in Virginia.