March 7, 2012
Twitter Buzz: Adrianne Curry Shoves Meat Into Her Mouth
Nope, she is definitely not trying too hard with that joke. Plus, Damon Lindelof live-tweets the iPad announcement, Jessica Alba wants to know what you think of her look, and Colin Quinn apologizes for pretty much anyone he could have ever offended.
Meet Derrick Bell
BuzzFeed earlier today posted video of a young Barack Obama speaking at a 1991 rally backing Professor Derrick Bell's call for diversity on Harvard Law School's tenured faculty, and Breitbart.com has promised more video on the theme. Here's an introduction to Bell, a controversial academic figure who argued that questions or race and power should be central to the law. His criticism at times extended to other African-American academics, and remarked controversially at one point that "the ends of diversity are not served by persons who look black and think white." Here are five videos of Bell, who died last October.
Jessica Simpson Is Naked And Pregnant On April’s Elle Cover
Elle‘s April cover just dropped, and it features a glowy, very pregnant, very naked Jessica Simpson. And her belly isn’t the only thing she revealed to the magazine: She told Elle she’s having a girl! Being the uber-girly girl, she must be so thril…
A Treasury Of The World's Worst Online Dating Stories
Since we gathered a truly huge pile of data from our online dating survey, we've published advice about how to improve online dating for everyone, for folks who date men and folks who date women. Now, in our final installment of this very special da…
Hero Cat Predicts Owner's Aneurysm, Gives Gift Of "Cat Scan" Puns
Headline writers everywhere are in your debt, Noah the Cat. As is your owner, Janet Batten. Noah began behaving strangely one day and sniffing Batten's head. Six months later, Batten suffered an aneurysm. This bit of diagnostic prowess earned Noah a coveted Animal Hero Award at the Virginia Veterinary Conference.
Kony 2012: Invisible Children Campaign Pressures U.S. Government To Capture Joseph Kony (TAKE ACTION)
Joseph Kony is not exactly a household name in the United States. Of course, few rebel leaders in sub-Saharan Africa are -- even ones like Kony, whom the International Criminal Court has branded a war criminal. But one American filmmaker is determin…
Jennifer Lopez In A Bikini Has Nothing To Do With Kirk Cameron Hating Gays
Here are just-released photos of Jennifer Lopez in Rio last month, that I’m going to assume were sat on so, per her instructions, they could weed out every single bikini shot where you see cellulite. So naturally two were left. On that note, here’s …
GOP Has Lost Independent Women, And The Election, With Puritanical Attitudes Towards Sex
“I think the women of this country have seen that the Republican candidates don’t care about women,” Cohen says. “They don’t think women should have sex for enjoyment. It’s a really strange puritanical attitude that’s not consistent with 21st centur…
'Bachelorette' Star Ali Fedotowsky To Host NBC Travel Show '1st Look' (Exclusive)
Fedotowsky first appeared on reality TV as a part of the 14th season of ABC's The Bachelor. After coming in fourth place for Jake Pavelka's heart, she was selected as the star of The Bachelorette. After her season on the show, she became an air news…
Slab City, A Squatter's Paradise In The Middle Of Nowhere
Imagine Burning Man erupting inside a permanent Hooverville and you're halfway to Slab City. A haven for homeless people and those who choose to live off the grid, Slab City is a commune on an abandoned military base in Southern California. I want to hang out with Purple and Two Horses.
Jessica Simpson News - Pregnant Jessica Simpson Nude For ELLE Cover, Reveals Sex Of Baby (PHOTO)
Jessica Simpson revealed more than just the sex of her baby to ELLE magazine. Gracing the April issue of the fashion magazine, the pregnant fashionista went completely nude for the cover, reminiscent of Demi Moore‘s Vanity Fair cover back in 1991.
Jessica Simpson Poses Naked And Pregnant On The Cover Of Elle Magazine (Photo)
Simpson follows in the famous footsteps of fellow pop idols Britney Spears in 2006, and Christina Aguilera in 2008 to grace the covers of magazine pregnant during pregnancy. Other celebs who have posed naked and pregnant include models Claudia Schif…
Willow Smith Dyed Her Hair Green And Other Links
It's not easy being green, especially when you're a prepubescent fashion icon. Also, school cafeterias will totally take that ammonia laced meat and are men ready for their own line of pantyhose? These and other Buzz we missed await your clicking pleasure.
iPad Counter-Programming: Really, Truly Horrible Online Dating Stories
We don't really plan to do the crazy-tech-news-crush thing very often, but Apple product announcements are like once-in-a-lifetime events--they only happen every six months. (Sorry!) So read this: a collection of online dating horror stories. Nothing more human in technology than that.
'Terra Nova' Canceled By Fox -- Which Other Shows Could Get The Ax?
It's tornado season on the network airwaves and even Steven Spielberg-produced dinosaurs aren't safe from the show-felling winds of bad ratings. On Monday, FOX canceled his prehistoric drama Terra Nova after only one season, despite relatively decen…
Bed-Wetting: The Simple Cause Your Doctor Probably Missed.
In late 2010, Zoe Rosso and her mom, Betsy, were escorted off the premises of Zoe’s school in Arlington, Va. The principal told them not to return until Zoe stopped having potty accidents. Zoe had wet her pants more than eight times per month, the s…
25 People Who've Said That Siri Is Their Best Friend
Minutes ago, Tim Cook was quoted as saying "Siri is your new best friend." This was met with much snark among techies and internet folk, but you'd be surprised how many people have actually made this remark in complete seriousness. Here are 25 of them.
Joseph Kony 2012: Video Campaign Underscores Lord's Resistance Army Abuses
The half-hour film (above) produced by Invisible Children follows a former child soldier named Jacob. The film issues a call for action, reportedly aiming to raise awareness by making Joseph Kony a household name. While the organization describes it…