March 14, 2012
In a 1935 piece for Esquire magazine entitled Remembering Shooting-Flying: A Key West Letter, Ernest Hemingway listed seventeen books that were among his favorites. They were so dear to him that he would rather read any of them for the first time ag…
Why does he save his worst performances for the right-leaning network?
Syracuse's chances of advancing to the Final Four out of the East region in the 2012 NCAA tournament seemed slim with Fab Melo, so where do the Orange stand now that Melo is ineligible for the Big Dance? In a phrase, on the outside looking in...
There has been a great deal of talk of late about women and politics: What we want, how we’ll vote, what is good for us. Politicians and pundits love to stir up arguments around the most divisive social and moral issues, but we know what is truly mo…
Hey, Larry David: If you don't join Twitter, polar bears will die. That's how CharityBribes works, in a nutshell.
Sleeping on the ground in a tent is so 20th century. When you combine "camping" with "glamourous", you get Glamping. Otherwise known as civilized camping.
Gidley notes that it happened with Clinton and Obama in 2008. Why not now?
We read this for two reasons: 1) it was free on Kindle with Prime; we wouldn’t have paid the $4 the author wants otherwise. 2) It was titled “Wesley Crusher: Teenage F*** Machine”. There are some train wrecks you just have to watch.
Today's Twitter Buzz: Taylor Swift is rocking a "cool" look. Plus, Rob Lowe loves "Downton Abbey," Kim Kardashian begrudgingly eats at a Waffle House, and Gwen Stefani joins twitter!
Though the two men- Donald Trump Jr. (left) and Eric Trump (right)- deny any wrong doing and proudly argue that they are hunters, many animal rights advocates are taking jabs at the pair.
What does AC look like without his silver locks? Now we know.
The Caller was, perhaps, leaning into the story a bit. Boyle stands by his warning.
As pension negotiations break down, the public workers union AFSCME goes after the Democratic governor with this ad on black radio. "I'm disappointed with Governor Cuomo. He said he'd look out for our community, but he's sided again with Wall Street and the big corporations," the narrator says.
Everyone's favorite wasted older ladies from Southie are back to celebrate St. Patrick's Day and of course get into a wasted fist fight with each other.
Barack Obama's making March Madness personal this year.
Least peppy pep rally ever. Students and staff at Dunkerton High School in Iowa thought they were getting a presentation on bullying from Christian rock band Junkyard Prophets. Instead, they got a diatribe about the homosexual evils of Elton John and Lady Gaga, plus graphic photos of dead babies. Parents were outraged and the school is seeking a refund of Junkyard Prophet's $1,500 performance fee.
Moroccan law says that anyone who rapes a female minor, under the age of 18, will receive immunity from criminal charges as long as they marry the minor.
There seems to be something in the air. Within the last day or so, three ex-employees have written about why their feelings have changed about three formerly beloved companies. James Whittaker recently left Google:
The VA apologizes, but calls the problem "isolated." "Immediate corrective actions" promised.
Do you think you can guess how a babe keeps her muff based on how she dresses? Does your co-worker's carpet match the drapes? Is that geeky girl in your class secretly a sex kitten who shaves it bald? The answers might surprise you... This is GuessH…
NEW YORK (TheStreet) --There's a maxim I like to fall back on in situations where the members of the 1% speak as if they are breaking from the elite: It's easy to become a Buddhist after you've made your first million.
Pulling the trigger on retirement can be a costly mistake if your finances aren’t in good shape. How can you tell if you’re ready to retire the way you imagined? Here’s a checklist of questions every pre-retiree should examine.
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On yesterday's edition of "Ellen," Ellie Kemper brought out the video evidence that she had taken Degeneres up on her "dance dare" challenge. So what, exactly, is a "dance dare"? Your new favorite hobby, duh!
From Provo to Cambridge, a singular experience. "You're just in a stage of life ahead of everyone else."
The New York Knicks' coach has resigned, and Papa has a few things to say about it.
And they say you can't keep a secret in Hollywood. Ms. Theron was photographed with an infant months ago but claimed it was "a friend's". Also, Robert Downey Jr. is a gossipy gossip and movies gave us unrealistic Spring Break expectations. These and other Buzz we missed await your clicking pleasure.
A company that sells movie storage servers has been told to stop, again. By the time the fight over DVD copying is over, DVDs won't even be a thing.
Syracuse looked to have a legitimate shot of at least reaching the Final Four before Tuesday's news. Then Tuesday's news hit...
Some brilliant minds with a LiveJournal have created the most extensive map yet of all the districts in Panem. Finally, now you know where all of your favorite "Hunger Games" tributes are actually from.
He basically starts hyperventilating. Life only goes downhill from here.
On "Fashion Star," Aussie designer Nicolas sticks it to Jessica Simpson. Oh, but he also definitely ruined his career and he embarrassed the host.
I don't know what it is, exactly, that cracks me up so much about this photo — the unhappy faces? the hair? the braids? — but it absolutely does.
Andy Cohen, always the shit-starter: Miss Piggy made a brief appearance during last night's "Watch What Happened Live," in which the show's host informed the muppet that Nicole Richie had said recently said that she needed a makeover.
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Apple stock is in bull mode. Make that ultra-bull mode. Since the Nov. 25 low of $363, this stock has risen 56%.
I love numerology and have studied it for a while so I thought I'd share something cool with you: I'm gonna show u guys how to calculate a number for your personal year. At the beginning of each new year we enter a new Personal Year. Your individual…
In addition to her grandmother and aunts and uncles, Bobbi Kristina has someone else to support her as she mourns the death of her mother, Whitney Houston: her boyfriend. And who is the sensitive fellow? Her "big brudder" Nick Gordon, who was consid…
The gang's (almost) all here: Kelso, Elliott, Jordan, Ted, a high-fiving Todd, and Zach Braff even appears as a pizza delivery guy. I guess "Cougar Town" really wants to be the crossover-iest of all crossover shows!
Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney sometimes gets compared by pundits and politicos to John Kerry. Both politicians are handsome, wealthy Massachusetts politicians with reputations for waffling. Below, Romney describes getting mixed up with Kerry at the airport.
Apparently Woody Allen had been working with this idea for a while now. Here's the track from Standup Comic, covering some of the film's ideas in standup form. (via filmdrunk.uproxx.com).
Guess who's in Austin, Texas for the nerd fiesta known as SXSW? That's right: it's No Reservations/The Layover host with the most Anthony Bourdain. And yesterday he participated in a panel for the Interactive portion of the conference called Digital…
Two of the most exciting guards in the world, Monta Ellis and Brandon Jennings, now play in the same backcourt.
Not too shabby but Ed Harris could have employed a bit more hand fidgeting into his John McCain.
Don't adjust your screen: "Jimmy Kimmel Live" went international when Will Ferrell conducted his interview in Spanish last night. (Don't worry, there are subtitles.) He also rode onto the stage on a fake horse, surrounded by nearly-naked cowboys.
Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney comes under fire for his previous vocal support of health care reform and the conservative dreaded individual mandate. In 2007 the former Massachusetts Governor was still proudly touting the mandate, and told Glenn Beck in a 2007 appearance on his show it was "ultimate conservatism."
Here are some photos of Lady Gaga before she was famous and before her many crazy looks. Do you like her as a brunette? Or do you prefer her now? in laetitia12's Journal
Sci-fi odysseys are built around big ideas and grand ambitions, and it can be difficult to wrap those up in a way that satisfies everyone. I could certainly think of endings I'd rather have seen for the saga, but that doesn't mean the one (or three,…
Nearly 120 years after Lizzie Borden was found innocent in the killings of her father and stepmother in Fall River, Massachusetts, her lawyer's journals from the case have been discovered.
Michael Culpo, senior guard for NCAA tournament underdog Long Island University-Brooklyn, told BuzzFeed he's bringing "only the essentials" on his five day trip to Columbus, OH. For a March Madness-bound basketball player, that means at least 8 pairs of game socks.
"Steak and BJ Day" is a made-up holiday on March 14 as the male answer to Valentine's Day. These women are not having any part of it.
Or for those of you who are in happy fulfilling relationships, describe your significant other. Gold Stars and Cookies to the most creative and saddest responses.
This is a serious throwback to the Powerthirst days. Apparently this is an English translation of the original Lithuanian version.
Ray Allen gave an accidental bump and grind to a front row fan during the Celtics' game against the Los Angeles Clippers. Twerk it, Ray...twerk it. Also, guy to Allen's right...awesome mustache.
The headline is not some kind of clever joke. The GOOPster is literally the spokeswoman for Lindex's new Spring line, "Modern Preppy," who has subsequently created the most self-indulgent, hoity-toity video to explain just how modern preppy Gwyneth is.
Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich's political career seems to be drawing to an end, but perhaps he has a future in film. Here's a 1984 appearance Gingrich made in the HBO film "Countdown to Looking Glass," based on a fictional war in the Middle East.
Chanel Has Decided Not To Sell Those Cuffs That Look Like Pamela Love’s ‘Out Of Respect…For The Artistic Process’
Yesterday we posted an Adventures in Copyright which pointed out that the crystal cuffs from Chanel’s fall show looked a lot like some Pamela Love made last year as part of her fall 2011 collection. We reached out to both Chanel and Pamela Love for …
In this March 4 video, Rick Santorum prays onstage in Memphis with pastor Steve Gaines, who is very concerned about gay brainwashing. (Via Right Wing Watch)
I believe this is called "Billy Crystal-ing" your face. The photo on the left is from January 21st of this year, and the photo on the right was taken this past Monday.
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If you look at the raw numbers, he's wildly outspending his rivals. But if you break it down to dollar-per-delegate, he doesn't look so bad.
The Prime Minister of Britain and the President of the United States scarf some dogs at the NCAA Tournament in Ohio. "In our country, we call them bangers!" — Something David Cameron Did Not Say
Mitt is in New York to raise money at the Waldorf-Astoria today. Occupiers plan to confront him with hula hoops.
It's pi day, pi day, gotta get down on pi day. To celebrate let's eat math and watch Family Guy do Disney in a song about PIE.
PASADENA, Calif., March 13 (UPI) -- NASA says its Cassini spacecraft has captured new images of Saturn's second-largest moon, Rhea, in a global geologic mapping fly-by at 26,000 miles distance.
It took me a few seconds to notice the Skrillex-ification of Wendy. Awesome. Prints are available or you can get it on a t-shirt. (via @unlikelywords)
Cenk is outraged by the death of Trayvon Martin, a black 17-year-old who was shot by George Zimmerman, a self-appointed “neighborhood watch” advocate, while walking home from a local store with a pack of Skittles. Yet Zimmerman, who is white, has no…
Ellie Goulding and Bassnectar would be so proud. Probably. Maybe.
Keith’s Note On Continued False Equivalence From The Right, Irin Carmon Comments On Limbaugh Controversy
Irin Carmon, staff writer for Salon.com, sits down with Keith to discuss the Rush Limbaugh controversy and Keith responds to continued false equivalence from the right in the form of a “Washington Post” column by Melinda Henneberger.
David Catanese, national political reporter for Politico, analyzes what Mitt Romney meant when he pledged to “get rid of” Planned Parenthood. “I don’t know the mechanism that he would have as president to get rid of Planned Parenthood,” says Catanes…
Michael Shure conducts his own exit poll in Montogomery, Ala., where he finds that GOP voters are incredibly angry at President Obama and, at the very least, not likely to fall for grits-eating stunts by the candidates.
TwitPic Theater is a collection of the sexiest pictures posted by Playmates and Playboy models from the week. Take a peek into the sexy lives of the girls at photo shoots, on nights out, and more.
How long can he keep making the math argument before he starts to sound like a nerd?
Wins in the South or no, a cash infusion is the campaign's only hope going forward. He'll rely on the SuperPAC, and hope for a windfall.
Meet 25 pizzeria owners from around the United States. The International Pizza Expo is full of them. These people are awesome and incredibly hard working. Running a pizza shop isn't easy, but these people do it for good reason!
China’s Chengdu University of Technology recently staged a theatrical lingerie show where models wore over-the-top undergarment confections and massive wings made out of a variety of unexpected fabrics like peacock feathers and magazine pages. Hm…no…
If the creation of the Model Alliance and/or the CFDA’s new initiative that models be at least 16 years old hasn’t yet convinced you that there’s cause for alarm over models’ ages, then Girl Model will certainly do the trick. The film, produced and …
The Orlando Magic haven't traded their star center yet, but that doesn't mean that the league's' official store hasn't already moved on. You can buy your very own Howard Nets t-shirt right now.
Marc Ambinder, the author of the new eBook the President's Secret Army — the elite units of the Joint Special Operations Command — assembled for BuzzFeed this look at the military units whose mere existence the government goes to great lengths to hide.
It could be a sign that the world is ending (December 21, folks, get ready!) but these days, there seem to be more celebrity couples getting engaged. Two weeks ago, Amber Rose let it slip on Twitter that her boyfriend, rapper Wiz Khalifa had popped …
He failed to win a single state in his native South tonight, and has no road forward. Frankly, we're going to miss him.
Let the madness begin. The NCAA tournament is finally here, which means we're about to be treated to a few glorious weeks of the most intense basketball on the planet...
Republicans hate the group, which provides more abortions than any other in America. American women, however, don't see things quite the same way.
Your job isn't only making you fat. It's probably killing you slowly. Here's how.
One week after hacked photos of Christina Hendricks and Olivia Munn hit the web, a collection of risque personal photos of Morris, 25, has surfaced online -- some of which feature full-frontal nudity. In the very not-safe-for-work pictures, Morri…
Just weeks after Kim Novak took out a full-page ad in Variety saying “I’d like to report a rape” because of a Vertigo sample in The Artist, Courtney Love has become the latest public figure to accuse a film soundtrack of violating her. In this case,…
To nobody’s surprise, your Health Secretary received more curious inquiries about IUDs than any other topic. I hear you: an encounter with something that seems perfect for your vaginal needs, but what’s this nasty reputation. You ask yourself, “Is t…