May 2, 2012
Cost: $14,455, not including airfare. No gold-diggers allowed.
The channel, called Wigs, will feature a number of original web series, all of them telling stories about women. They'll be produced and directed by top Hollywood directors and feature actresses like Jennifer Garner, Julia Stiles, America Ferrera, and Dakota Fanning.
A student at the University of California, San Diego posed in a keffiyeh, infuriating Muslim classmates. Now the campus is reckoning with a bitter divide on Israel, a deleted article in the student newspaper, and a conservative Israeli politician coming to town. [Updated]
She's become the most maligned woman on the Internet. Why?
Do you opt for the sweet-yet-tart margarita or the fruity and refreshing sangria? Which is worse?
For the best Previews of Pokemon Conquest for DS, check out this page on 1UP.com
The Knicks center won Defensive Player of The Year. How did he respond?
Get yourself acquainted with the new hot jewelry accessory now because it is totally and completely dangerous. Somebody's gonna lose an eye with these things, I can just FEEL it.
Someone made a "Perfect Strangers" video game where you type in a wish, then play as Balki wins points to make your wish come true. The game kind of cool, but the real payoff comes at the end when they show all the other players "wishes". Some are jokes, but some are awkwardly earnest (mine was "eat pizza" which is pretty honest -- I'm hungry).
It's not exactly a common theme. But of course, human creativity does repeat. So, outright theft or creepy coincidence?
The Republican has barely spoken to the Spanish-language media. But pointing to Obama's shortcomings may be enough.
In 1757, the poet Christopher Smart was confined, alone, in a lunatic asylum in London. He would remain there for six years with only one friend for company - his cat, Jeoffry. The poem that Smart wrote about Jeoffry (part of a larger piece called "Jubilate Agno") is one of the loveliest ever written.
Via Facebook: I spent every day of my 30's puttin' in hard work.. So today, I can turn 40 and say with a big ass smile.. I'm just gettin'
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed Eric LeGrand, who was paralyzed from the neck down while playing for Rutgers in 2010, to their 90-man offseason roster
Say hello to Toastabags the "mess-proof way to make grilled cheese in your toaster." A pack of three sells for ONLY $9.99. Another first world problem solved!
BOSTON (TheStreet) -- Here's an updated list of biotech and pharmaceutical companies with pending FDA drug approval decisions for the rest of 2012.
I had an amazing best friend when I was a teenager. He was the only one I knew who was interested in spiritual stuff so we'd read all these metaphysical books and spend long nights awake discussing things. He always made me eggs for breakfast and to…
Instead of dramatic scientific breakthroughs, the most successful outgrowth has been a crop of VC-fueled personal genetics companies. The concept is simple: for a fee, they’ll tell you everything science knows about your genes. The most popular Amer…
Other countries and the stuff they eat are, like, totally weird, amirite?
It's troll vs. troll in a fight to the death (of discourse). Spoiler: everybody loses.
This sure would've come in handy when I was 5.
Football players and coaches took to Twitter to remember one of the greatest linebackers in NFL history, who died today at age 43.
"Gay is okay, the number one thing a rapper shouldn't say, I said it anyway." From Texas hip hop artist Adair (who is straight), here's a really touching song called "Ben" that calls out homophobia in the rap community and says to gay kids, "It doesn't just get better, it gets awesome, homie."
"They have big egos and are big babies. If I make any sign that they're not the best lover, or that their dick wasn't the biggest dick I've ever seen, they start asking all these questions and putting me down."
A movie about the abuse and coercion of a 70s adult film star legend never looked so sexy. Plus teenagers are eschewing summer jobs to their detriment and British spy internal investigations give up easily.
Want to date Zac Efron? THOUGHT SO. Follow these 20 rules to guarantee that he'll fall in love with you*.
David Maraniss writes in his new biography about Barack Obama's relationship with Genevieve Cook, the daughter of an Australian diplomat, beginning in 1984, when she was 25 and he was 22. Here is a picture of a woman identified as Cook in the 1978 yearbook of Swarthmore College, which she attended.
According to a continually updating report from TMZ.com, former San Diego Chargers linebacker and NFL 1990s All-Decade Team member Junior Seau has been involved in a possible shooting and may be dead. Whoa.
Reuters attracted quite a bit of blowback for its video calling May Day a "dud" yesterday. "A diverse set of views," social media editor de Rosa says.
Daniel Chong was "forgotten about" in a DEA holding cell for five days -- during which time he drank his own urine, lost his mind, and cut himself with glass -- until authorities finally heard his screams and remembered he was there. He should get a "get out of jail free for life" card for this.
Khloe Kardashian tells 'People' why she and Lamar Odom decided to take a break from 'Khloe & Lamar' -- and why "divorce is not an option."
If all moths looked like this would people finally like them more than butterflies? We certainly think so.
Holy Mother of God. This. Changes. Everything.
The GC is about to be New Zealand's hottest new reality series that's "about a group of Kiwis trying chasing their dream on the Gold Coast." I guess there really are guidos everywhere.
So much balance, so much grace. I wish I could ride like these guys.
On display in New York, a peaceful protest march with liberal groups, and an anarchist "black bloc.
The President was quite the paramour. From the Vanity Fair article excerpting the upcoming book by David Maraniss, Becoming Obama. Here are the most revealing moments from the letters and journals of two of Barack Obama's girlfriends from the early '80s, Alex McNear and Genevieve Cook, when the young Columbia grad was struggling to find his way in New York City.
This basset hound is sorry for everything it has done wrong to you and wants you to accept this flower as part of his apology. After all, he is only dog.
A source forwards this copy of a 20-page Obama Administration PowerPoint presentation, circulated by the Department of Health and Human Services to allies. The aim: Making the unpopular law more politically saleable. Read the whole thing here.
After two chemical pregnancies, developing migraines, and enduring excruciating uterine pain, I finally parted ways with my Mirena. Who knew one little piece of plastic could do so much?
For real. His name is Obiwan Kenobi.
Did you know that there are areas of Singapore that look like a magical land of candy and rainbows? I want to live in a world that looks like this.
The British "X-Factor" judge made a sex tape, was in a band called N-Dubz, and has just been named FHM's "Sexiest Woman In The World." So... who the hell is she? Allow me to explain.
Million Short is a search engine with a clever trick: it skips the top million results and takes you straight to the garbage. Remember when all we had was Altavista and Yahoo? This is like that, and I love it.
Don't front like you wouldn't be muggin the cameras if you were the president of the U.S.A.
It's the Mad Men Sexist Ads of the Week. This week, six Tiparillo ads. Must read: the overt copy (the copy's down a bit, guys) on all of these.
Evil villains everywhere rejoice! Is it just me or is that shark smiling?
You're better than this, Paul.
On the "Late Show" last night, Seth Meyers and Dave had a nice chat about how the Don can dish it, but can't take it. Ever since last years White House Correspondents dinner — where Seth made more than a few jokes at Donald's expense — Mr. Trump has been very bitter towards Seth. He also won't go on Letterman anymore since he made fun of him too.
These guys cover 98 years worth of whistling in about 3 minutes. I can't tell if this is super impressive or super annoying.
PPrego Jess Simpson finally popped! The buxom blonde supernova welcomed a little baby girl named Maxwell Drew today, and reports are that mom and baby are healthy and well. The next question fans want to know: How on earth is she going to drop that …
Priscilla Grim and Tim Pool talk on citizen journalism taking over the media, Reuters journalist David Cay Johnston on corporate deals used to keep tax burdens on the poor, and our Power Panel debate the effectiveness of Tea Party protests versus Oc…
She says all publications need to change the way they do things to attract more female writers — and that women's magazines are more serious than many people think.
The General weighs in on frequent flyer miles, Rihanna, and Ryan Seacrest.
Everyone remembers their first Google Search. Here are the people that helped make that possible. Can you name everyone in the pic?
No, your crappy bag of shredded cheese is not lovingly hand-crafted by a handsome peasant man. As he said, "Snapper, tilapia, who gives a shit? That's what the ketchup's for."
She told the story to Jay Leno about her romantic moment with a giant grouper turned being half eaten by a giant grouper.
In his first interview since ex-wife Whitney Houston died, Brown says he's "not the reason she's gone." He also denied responsibility for Whitney's drug addiction — a contributing factor in her death.
Kate Upton Dougied her way to viral fame and today, she’s put us all in a trance Cat Daddying in an itsy bitsy bikini for Terry TV. *Sigh* But she isn’t the only fashion player who likes to shake her rump. Turns out the fashion set loves nothing mor…
Need I say any more?
At 8:50 this morning, Alexa tweeted the following about Chanel's famous white-haired designer, only to delete it moments thereafter.
The Nebraska and Cal State Bakersfield baseball teams couldn't play because of rain. But that didn't stop them from putting on a crazy, crazy show.
I realize FilmDrunk is ostensibly a movie-humor site, but I’ve long considered adult films as a subdivision of films as a whole, and thus part of my mandate. And I suppose Kim Kardashian’s sex tape with Ray J is a kind of an adult film, so I say tha…
Cenk reacts to President Obama’s address from Afghanistan. One year since the death of Osama bin Laden, Obama says the war was over but U.S. troops will remain in Afghanistan until 2024.
It's that time of year again! Actually, I'm not sure if "NFL cheerleader auditions" is an officially recognized time of year yet. If it wasn't before this comprehensive list of hotness, it certainly will be moving forward.
Last week, Onion A.V. Club writer Noel Murray complained about the trend of people rejecting things—food, films, music—as being “for white people.” “The ‘white people are square and bland’ gag is an old one, and for the most part, it’s both harmless…
Josh, this is the playoffs. Face the basket when you're dunking.
Seriously. Joakim Noah.
Linda Evangelista Asking For A Record-Breaking $46,000 A Month In Child Support From François-Henri Pinault
The child support fight between supermodel Linda Evangelista and her baby daddy, PPR’s chief executive (and Mr. Salma Hayek), François-Henri Pinault, is shaping up to be really ugly. The New York Daily News has a lot of the details about Evangelist…
Tom Ford knows what works and he tends to stick with it: sex. His spring 2012 menswear look book is no exception, and we have to thank GQ UK for bringing this one to our attention. In it you can see a ridiculously attractive and fit couple in variou…
The SEALs spoke out after the Obama campaign released an ad entitled ‘One Chance’, asking whether Mitt Romney would have gone after Osama bin Laden as President.
After last night's disgusting "police visits" to activists' homes (and the FBI went door-knocking too!) you can pretty much be sure today's May Day demonstrations are going to be a doozy of police overreaction and unfortunate choices. Above, a scree…
Sitting alone in a luxury suite, Derrick Rose looks like the most forlorn NBA player of all time.