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March 18, 2012

Christine Quinn - New York's First Female Mayor?

Could Christine Quinn be New York's first female mayor? Read about Christine Quinn on ELLE.com

New Video Surfaces Of Kony 2012 Filmmaker Jason Russell's Nude Rant (Video)

Just as his video, which attacked the Ugandan warlord Joseph Kony, garnered millions of views, the initial, blurry video from TMZ has become a search sensation, as well. Now, this new video is destined to be passed around, which will further move th…

Occupy Arrests Are Good News For The Movement

Last night's dustup with police put Occupy back in the news in a way it hasn't managed since the original New York occupation was kicked out in November. "It felt more like it had last fall than at any point previously," says Jeff Smith.

Trayvon Martin Killing's Youngest Witness, 13, Still Can Hear The Screams

SANFORD, Fla. -- Austin McLendon hasn't been the same since that night three Sundays ago when Trayvon Martin was killed. His mother says he's been arguing with his siblings more than usual.

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8 Easy-Breezy Hair Accessories That Are Just Perfect For Spring (And Most Are Under $20!)

If you're in need of some spring beauty inspiration, scroll through this box and see if one of these fool-proof hair accessories doesn't reach out and grab you. They're all so sweet and carefree-looking. And, hey, most of them (5, to be exact) are u…

Fabrice Muamba Collapse: Bolton Player Suffers Suspected Heart Attack On Pitch

Club manager Owen Coyle said outside the London Chest Hospital: 'Fabrice is critically ill. The next 24 hours are going to be absolutely crucial.

7 Awesomely Insane Guns People Actually Used

Once we invented the gun, that was pretty much it, right? Sure, all technology advances, new features are added and the design gets tweaked a little over time, but it usually stays more or less the same. Cars always have four wheels, a couple of ped…

Romney Dominates Puerto Rico Primary

Triumph of the machine! A microcosm of the candidate's national strategy.

Newt Missed Puerto Rico Opportunity, Says His Island Chief

Why is the candidate with the strongest record on Hispanic issues poised to wash out on the island? If he had shown up, the race "would have been a lot closer," Regis tells BuzzFeed's McKay Coppins.

Occupy 6-Month Anniversary Protest Ends With Zuccotti Park Arrests

NEW YORK -- An Occupy Wall Street protester says police gave demonstrators little warning before kicking them out of a New York City park overnight and that officers beat several of them during the arrests. The protester, Chris Casuccio, was at Manh…

A Forgotten, First-hand Account Of The Titanic Sinking By A Survivor Is Being Published With The Help Of Paris Review Editor Lorin Stein

A survivor’s account of the sinking of the Titanic has been rediscovered after having been lost for decades and will be published next month ahead of the 100th anniversary of the disaster.

In Honor Of St. Patrick's Day -- The 10 "Best" Scenes From Leprechaun 4

Tomorrow's St. Patrick's Day, and I have just the thing to get you in the proper festive mood. No, not a fake ID and a coupon for the liquor store -- a

Dwight Howard's Ex -- Our Custody Judge Has A Baby Mama Bias!

The mother of NBA star Dwight Howard's son wants the judge in their custody case removed stat ... because she claims he has it out for women who have children out of wedlock with NBA stars.  Royce Reed is battling Dwight in court in an effort to re…

Funny St. Patrick's Day Photos :

St Patrick and his stupid stories can fuck away off!

Bolton: Expect A "Slog"

Romney's supporters settle in for a long fight.

The 5 Most Spectacular Landscapes On Earth (That Murder You)

Mother Nature is an evil bitch that wants us dead. We know this, we accept it, we try to burn one plant a day as petty revenge against her for it and we move on with our lives. But sometimes her traps are so unsubtle, so obviously, blatantly designe…

Gay Republican Blitzes Puerto Rico, Gets Ignored

Karger has spent more time here than any other candidate. At least he got a headline.

Kris Jenner News - Kris Jenner: Happy 25th Birthday, Rob!

Kris Jenner shares a personal photo of herself taken back when she was pregnant with Rob Kardashian on her Celebuzz blog. She also writes:

Occupy Wall Street Protesters Clash With Police At Zuccotti Park Where Movement Began 6 Months Ago

On the six-month anniversary of the Occupy Wall Street movement, protesters swarmed its birthplace –Zuccotti Park – again sparking the cat-and-mouse clashes between New York City police officers and demonstrators.

7 Words That Only Bad Movies Have In Their Titles

You can tell a lot about a movie from a single word in its title, and that's lucky, because one is exactly how many words your potential audience is willing to remember. Some words in movie titles always fulfill your expectations. Words like "Rambo"…

Prime Minister Of Uganda Versus Random Celebrities

Weeks after various celebrities tweeted their support for Kony 2012, the Prime Minister of Uganda finally responded in what is probably the weirdest Twitter fight ever. It's almost as weird as the Prime Minister of Uganda having a Twitter.

Senator Scott Brown On Santorum's Security: "The First Time He's Actually Ever Used Protection"

Republican Massachusetts Senator Scott Brown entertained the crowd at the annual St. Patrick's Day breakfast in Boston with a line on Santorum's new Secret Service detail.

So Lady GaGa’s Biological Clock Just Exploded

Not even a year ago, Lady GaGa was clearly snorting buckets of coke and telling people she IS the theater, but like any woman, she hit 25 and started thinking about ways she can make her life more complicated than it needs to be. So here she is tell…

Next Supersonic Plane Might Be A Biplane

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 16 (UPI) -- Supersonic travel could make a comeback, U.S. researchers say, with a technology from an earlier era in aviation -- the biplane.

Heidi Klum Sings On Without Smokey Robinson At Unicef Playlist Karaoke Event

Heidi Klum wasn’t put off when she lost her singing partner Smokey Robinson at Thursday night’s celebrity karaoke benefit, UNICEF Playlist, in Los Angeles. Robinson couldn’t make the event due to a last-minute scheduling conflict, but Klum took to t…

New Jason Russell Video -- The UP-CLOSE Naked Meltdown

From far away, it was a naked man pounding the sidewalk in public -- now TMZ has obtained up close video of Jason Russell's meltdown ... complete with four-letter words ... and the devil. In this new video, Russell can be heard ranting to himself, …

Base Jumpers Ditch Bar Tab By Parachuting 55 Stories From Rialto Towers (VIDEO)

Well, here's one way to avoid paying for drinks. The Herald Sun reports that four men jumped from the 55 floor of the Rialto Towers in Melbourne after consuming pricey cocktails at the Vue de monde restaurant.

Perla Serrano, Homeless Man, Allegedly Posed As A Woman For Medical Care

Police in San Clemente say they found Perla Serrano -- who appeared to be a woman -- sleeping Sunday in a public area. But a deputy noted a hospital wristband with a different name than the one the person gave. Soon, the 51-year-old suspect's gender…

Bethenny Frankel Accidentally Flashes Anderson Cooper's Audience (Video)

Anderson Cooper has a knack for getting to the bottom of things and Bethenny Frankel is known for baring all when it comes to her life. So, put them together and you have the star’s wardrobe malfunction on Monday’s episode of the daytime talker, And…

In 2004 Interview, Obama Said He'd Attack Before Iran Got Nukes

The President favored a diplomatic approach in 2004, but said surgical missile strikes may be necessary. Now, he's pressing the Israelis to let sanctions work, and his endgame isn't clear.

WonderCon 2012: Ridley Scott Talks 'Prometheus' As Extended Trailer Debuts (Video)

Many of those gathered at WonderCon--a smaller-scale Comic-Con held Saturday at the Anaheim Convention Center--arrived eager to see Fox pull back the curtain on Prometheus, director Ridley Scott's return to the sci-fi genre.

Bobbi Kristina Wearing Engagement Ring

ATLANTA, March 17 (UPI) -- Bobbi Kristina Brown has been spotted wearing a ring some people believe means she's engaged to a 22-year-old man raised as her brother, People magazine said.

Nickelodeon Announce They Have Given One Direction Their Own TV Show

After having guest starred in a couple of Nickelodeon shows already, One Direction have been rewarded with their own TV programme.

Random Number Prank Received By Police

ROGERS, Ark., March 15 (UPI) -- Police in Arkansas said a girl inspired by a funny picture online sent a message about a "body" to a random number that turned out to be a police detective.

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Why Narendra Modi Is India’s Most Loved And Loathed Politician

Narendra Modi is on the cover of TIME this week in South Asia, available to subscribers here. Modi is the most polarizing politician in India, rarely gives interviews and is a possible future prime minister, but it bears repeating that putting Modi …

Kony 2012 Video Director Jason Russell Arrested For Being 'Drunk And Performing Sex Act In Public'

The director of the 'Kony 2012' viral video has been detained in a mental hospital for his own safety, as his wife blamed critics of the film for his public breakdown. Jason Russell, co-founder of the charity Invisible Children, was hospitalised aft…

Apple's Got To Drop

The latest viral buzz from thestreet.com

If All Women Lived Like Beyonce

A love that couldn't stay secret, because we want, like, all the details.

Friday HQ DAR :

March 16, 2012 | Author: John | In: DAR, High-Res

Insecticides Linked To Honeybee Die-offs

WASHINGTON, March 15 (UPI) -- Die-offs of honeybees critical for pollinating food crops -- part of so-called colony collapse disorder -- is linked to an insecticide, a U.S. journal reports.

Hollywood Reacts To Arrest Of Kony 2012 Filmmaker Jason Russell

Comedian Patton Oswalt tweeted "who DOESN'T" celebrate like Russell after creating a viral video, while "One Tree Hill" actress Sophia Bush called the Invisible Children head "a friend."

Obama Celebrates St. Patrick's Day (PHOTOS)

1  of  9 FIRST SLIDE PREVIOUS SLIDE NEXT SLIDESHOW WASHINGTON, DC - MARC…

Rihanna News - Rihanna Explains Chris Brown Collaboration

Rihanna called into KIIS FM’s On Air With Ryan Seacrest Thursday morning and the superstar opened up about why she decided to ask ex Chris Brown to collaborate with her on the controversial song, “Birthday Cake.” Bottom line? It was just a business.

Is Facebook Part Of Your Estate? New Laws Debated

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — When Karen Williams’ son died in a motorcycle crash, the Oregon woman turned to his Facebook account in hopes of learning more about the young man she had lost.

Celebrities With Lucky Charms - See Who's Superstitious In Hollywood On ELLE.com

We round up 10 celebrities with lucky charms. See what Cameron Diaz, Lindsay Lohan, Heidi Klum, and other stars are superstitious about wearing on ELLE.com

Canada Finally Frees Man Arrested For Having Manga On His Computer

We'd make jokes, but this guy got his human rights violated because Canadian customs are idiots and kinda racist.

Great Moments In Movie Marketing: American Reunion Goes MILF Hunting

With American Reunion set to be released on April 6, it’s only standard that Universal Pictures would amp up the promotional campaigns to try to milk every last drop out of the franchise’s prostate. Reunion has us checking in on the American Pie gan…

Meet Noori, The World's First Cloned Pashmina Goat

Apparently, twinning is trending. Scientists have cloned a rare goat in hopes of bolstering the Himalayan cashmere industry.

Fun White Board Illustrations At The Office

And we wonder why we’re in a recession. In Hong Kong…you’d already be dead… 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 …

Rick Santorum Reacts To Shirtless Picture

On Friday, the blog Joe My God featured a photo of a shirtless Rick Santorum lounging on a pool chair in Puerto Rico. The author claims it was snapped by passengers on an all-gay cruise.

Fabrice Muamba, Bolton Wanderers Midfielder, 'Critically Ill In Intensive Care' After Suspected Heart Attack

Bolton Wanderers midfielder Fabrice Muamba is "critically ill in intensive care", after suffering a suspected heart attack during his side's FA Cup quarter-final against Tottenham Hotspur. The midfielder has been admitted to the Heart Attack Centre …

3-Year-Old Thrown From Houston Amusement Park Ride (VIDEO)

Although she met the height and weight requirements for the "Techno Jump ride" at RodeoHouston on Wednesday, a 3-year-old was thrown from her seat once the ride began, KHOU TV reports. According to the station, the girl's mother reportedly decided …

Rick Santorum Promises War On Porn Industry

Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum has promised to initiate a war on porn if elected. “America is suffering a pandemic of harm from pornography.

Senator Pam Galloway Resigns Seat On Wisconsin Legislature, GOP Loses Senate Control

A Wisconsin state senator facing a June primary election abruptly resigned Friday, plunging the Senate into a tie and shaking up the state's political landscape.

Jennifer Lawrence, 'Hunger Games' Star, On 'Twilight' Comparisons, Fame, And Her 'Karate Hands'

Jennifer Lawrence landed on the A-list earlier than most. Oscar-nominated for "Winter's Bone" at just 20 years old, the Kentucky-born actress won the role of Katniss Everdeen in "The Hunger Games," meaning her meteoric rise should only increase, pro…

Jason Russell Video: Alleged Footage Of Naked Meltdown Surfaces On TMZ (EXPLICIT VIDEO)

(WARNING: the above video is graphic and not suitable for children.) After Jason Russell, co-founder of the advocacy charity Invisible Children, was detained by San Diego police at 11:30 am Thursday morning for reportedly masturbating in public, TMZ…

Gallagher Suffers Heart Attack (UPDATE)

UPDATE: 3:29 p.m. -- Gallagher's manager, Christine Scherrer, has told The Huffington Post that the comedian is currently in an induced coma and will remain so for the next 24 hours to relax and recover. She said his family is with him and, accordin…

Lamar Odom Wants To Quit Reality TV?

Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom seem as if they're completely in love, but sources close to Odom claim he's tired of living his life in front of the cameras and that could cost him his marriage.

Adrien Brody, 'Detachment' Star, On The Education System, 'The Pianist' & Being Banned From 'SNL'

Since winning the Academy Award for Best Actor in 2003, Adrien Brody has bounced between big blockbusters ("King Kong," "Predators") and quirky comedies ("Brothers Bloom," "The Darjeeling Limited"), never letting himself get type-cast. But his newes…

Kony 2012 Video Director Caught Masturbating In Public In California

SAN DIEGO --  The director of the massively popular "Kony 2012" video about a fugitive Ugandan rebel leader was detained by police after he was found allegedly masturbating in public and vandalizing cars in San Diego, KNSD-TV reported Friday.

Marilyn Hagerty Storms NYC, Day Three: Le Bernardin

The Olive Garden-reviewing meta media food celebrity Marilyn Hagerty is on a plane now, headed back to chilly North Dakota. Capping off her final day in New York City? Oh, just dinner at the Eric Ripert's three-Michelin star restaurant Le Bernardin …

Ryan Seacrest Mocks Jennifer Lopez's Boyfriend Casper Smart

Jennifer Lopez seems to be getting more serious with boyfriend Casper Smart -- but pal Ryan Seacrest is finding the humor in their relationship! During an American Idol taping on Wednesday, Smart, 24, showed up to support Lopez, 43, only to take a r…

George Clooney Sits Next To Michelle Obama At White House Dinner

Many well-known British and American stars turned out last night for the White House State Dinner given in honor of visiting U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron. Though there were several A-list celebrities in attendance, it was George Clooney who was…

Snooki News - Swimsuit-Clad Snooki & JWoww Swim With Dolphins In Mexico (PHOTOS)

This week, Snooki and JWoww were spotted swimming with the dolphins on the coast of an isle near Cancun, Mexico. Snooki, who is currently engaged and pregnant with her first child, rocked an embellished cut-out swimsuit but covered up her blooming b…

George Clooney News - George Clooney Arrested In Washington D.C. (PHOTOS)

The 50-year-old activist was arrested during his protest in Washington D.C. today in front of the Sudanese Embassy. The actor’s rep Stan Rosenfield told Celebuzz:

Courtney Stodden News - Courtney Stodden Flaunts Her Figure In Skimpy Red, White & Blue Bikini (PHOTOS)

Courtney Stodden is either celebrating President's Day a month late, or getting a head start on the fourth of July. The 17-year-old bride was seen getting

'This American Life' Retracts Mike Daisey’s Apple Exposé

In a surprising turn of events, This American Life announced this afternoon that it is retracting its exposé of the working conditions at Apple’s factories in China. The show will address the retraction in this week’s episode, in which they’ll devot…

Sir Paul McCartney Passes The Perfect Gent Test

As the sunseeker sprang to his feet at the sight of Sir Paul McCartney, he obviously forgot about his topless female companion who tried in vain to cover her modesty.

Amanda Brooks Leaves Barneys – Fashionista

Just yesterday we attended an event at Barneys in which Brooks hosted a talk with the creative directors of Maiyet, introducing Barneys’ newest label to a group of online editors. She looked immaculate as always, and asked thoughtful, well-researche…

Watch: Here’s How A Chanel Jacket Gets Made

Since Coco Chanel designed one in the 1950′s, the little black jacket has been a fundamental part of Chanel–even after Karl Lagerfeld took over and reinvented it time and time again. This is likely why he’s publishing a series of photographs of mode…

Bobbi Kristina Brown -- I'm Not Committing Incest!

Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina isn't fazed by her granny's accusations she's committing incest by hooking up with her "adopted" brother -- telling friends, she's gonna do what she wants ... no matter what. Sources close to BK tell TMZ, t…

Nicki Minaj -- Flaunts Her Super Bass In Pink Bikini

For once, Nicki Minaj left all her ridiculous Lady Gaga wannabe costumes (minus one lime green wig) at home and stripped down to flaunt her curves in a simple pink bikini on the set of her latest video in Hawaii on Wednesday. After that horrendous …

Bobbi Kristina Brown -- Is That An Engagement Ring On Your Finger?

Whitney Houston's daughter was sporting an interesting piece of jewelry on her ring finger during her PDA-filled stroll with her "adopted" brother this week ... a big, fat ring. As we previously reported, Bobbi Kristina and Nick Gordon finally wen…

Politically Direct - Election 2012 // Current TV

Politically Direct 2012: The online home for Current TV's coverage of the 2012 primaries and General Election.

Santorum's Gay Porn Obsession, Cenk Goes Fist-pumping With 'Jersey Shore' & More From 'The Young Turks'

The dumbest criticism of the president ever, Cenk meows over the GOP cat fight, and the cast of “Jersey Shore” invites us all to Jenk’s, their favorite party place of the year. “I have done some fist pumping back in the day in Jersey,” he admits.

21 Jump Street Review - 21 Jump Street

An excellent script and hilarious performances makes 21 Jump Street worth your time. Read our 21 Jump Street review!

43 Increasingly Precise Netflix Custom Genre Recommendations

43. Dysfunctional Family TV Dramas 42. Dark Biographical 20th Century Period Pieces 41. Classic Goofy Musicals 40. Critically-acclaimed Underdog Dramas 39. Suspenseful Spy Movies Based on Real Life 38. Quirky Crime TV Shows 37. Feel-good Oppos…

This Week In Trailers: ‘Dark Shadows,’ ‘Hemingway And Gellhorn,’ And More

“ I kinda really like the On The Road Cast... ” ToastedSkin posted on This Week in Trailers: 'Dark Shadows,' 'Hemingway and Gellhorn,' and more on Saturday Mar 17,…

The Westboro Baptist Church’s Most Hilarious Cultural Critiques

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George Clooney Arrested In DC For Civil Disobedience

Is there anyone in Hollywood more mysterious than George Clooney? He’s devastatingly handsome, apparently terrified of commitment, partial to potbelly pigs… and, of course, deeply concerned about global politics. In fact, the actor is so earnest in …

The Best Pop-Culture ‘Mad Men’ Mash-Ups

Are you as excited for the return of AMC’s Mad Men as we are? Probably not, because we’re pretty pumped over here, so much so that we’re constantly tempted to insert Mad Men references in completely unrelated posts. Luckily, there are some fantastic…

'American Idol' Finalists React To Jermaine Jones' Disqualification

While not exactly de rigueur as far as the Fox series is concerned, over the years, Idol had dealt with similar situations involving unresolved legal matters, going back as far as season 2 when Corey Clark was dismissed from Idol duty after it was r…

Lady Gaga Cutting Off Press Access, No Longer Doing Interviews Following Oprah Broadcast (Video)

Lady Gaga's career has, to date, been in many ways as much a commentary on celebrity as it has been about her music. After all, her first hit album was titled The Fame; her second, The Fame Monster. But following her most intimate -- and public -- i…

'Grey's Anatomy' Postmortem: Kevin McKidd Warns Of Tougher Times Ahead For Cristina And Owen

[Warning: This story contains spoilers from Thursday's "One Step Too Far" episode.] Grey's Anatomy's Cristina and Owen continue to face one obstacle after another this season as the married couple continues to deal with fallout from her abortion.

5 Things Teachers Could Learn From The Marines

Fallujah probably isn’t the first place you’d go for ideas about how to improve our schools. It was the scene of some of the toughest fighting during the Iraqi War. But the city’s successful recapture by the United States highlighted why the Marines…

Co-Founder Of 'Kony 2012' Group Detained

(SAN DIEGO) — A co-founder of the Invisible Children charity behind a viral video about a brutal central Africa warlord was detained by San Diego police and hospitalized after running through streets in his underwear and acting irrationally, a TV st…

This American Life’s Apple Retraction: The Danger Of Truthiness

If you think there’s some validity to the “larger truth” defense–that it’s OK to fudge the truth if the general charge is valid and the cause is good–that’s actually the precise reason Daisey’s rationalization doesn’t work. Because there are plenty …

New iPad Review: A Sharper Focus For Apple’s Tablet

The new iPad, which went on sale on March 16, is all about that additional polish and better technology. Which means that Apple’s unexpected decision to call it simply “iPad,” with no modifier, makes sense. This isn’t a different kind of iPad — it’s…

Everybody Wants A ‘John Carter’ Sequel Except The People Who’d Have To Pay For It

John Carter, having cost $350 million to make and market and earning only about $30 million its opening weekend (albeit another $70 million internationally), appears likely to join the grand pantheon of colossal box office flops. This New York Times…

‘Full Metal Jousting’ Contestant Eliminated For Punching A Horse In The Face

Hoo boy, the rough week for horses continues. In addition to HBO’s “Luck” getting canceled in the wake of three horses dying on set, a contestant on “Full Metal Jousting” was kicked off the show this week for punching a horse in the face. Yup. From …

Are Millennials Less Committed To The Environment Than Baby Boomers?

But, according to a new study that surveyed high school seniors and college freshmen over multiple decades, we’re much less likely than our Baby Boomer parents or even apathetic Gen X'ers to take action to help the environment. We're three times mor…

Designing Defense: Israel's Iron Dome And The Aesthetics Of Conflict

But despite the image of a simple protective bubble, the Iron Dome in fact represents Israel's move toward a more active defense, as reported by The Wall Street Journal. The most common rocket launched from the Gaza region are Qassams, crude weapons…

Beyond Kony: 5 Essential Reads About Child Soldiers In Africa

Memoirs from child refugees and soldiers in Sudan, Sierra Leone, and Uganda

Let's Get Real About Real Estate: Wealth Club Buys A House

Aside from the transaction costs, think about whether or not you’re breaking a lease and what that will cost. If your dream house is bigger than where you currently live, your utility expenses will increase. If you have a yard, think about upkeep, e…

The 5 Best Outfits Of The Week Featuring 3 Cute Celebs, A Style Blogger And A Shop Owner!

Stylish ladies from all over the blogosphere, retail world and red carpet unite this week in their awesome outfit-making skills. But whose look is the best of the best? Come vote for your favorite, after the jump....

Jessica Simpson's Baby Name Has Reportedly Been Leaked! But If This Is Really It, I'm A Little Disappointed...

Mom-to-be Jessica Simpson has given a few hints about her baby name ("it's nothing you'll have to add to the dictionary"), but noted that she and Eric Johnson are keeping it hush-hush until their daughter arrives. Whelp, it seems that their little s…

What Makeup To Wear With Your Bright Spring Tops And Dresses

Some crazy 70-degree weather has all the ladies here in NYC busting out their cheerful, super-bright spring clothes early--which also means making some minor makeup adjustments. Not sure what eyeshadow, lipstick and blush to pair with your bright cl…

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