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May 24, 2012

Inspirations: (Bubble)Goth Your Prom Photo

The prom season is here and if I was to go, I'd create something BubbleGothtastic and spectacular for it!!:) I know a bunch of you are going so I made you a gallery full of inspirations 3 There are some great DIY head dress, make up, shoe and clothi…

From The Great Gatsby To Moulin Rouge, Get Inspired By Baz Luhrmann’s Fashionable Films

The internet has been in a state of hysteria all day over last night’s big reveal of the trailer for Baz Luhrmann’s highly-anticipated The Great Gatsby. Scored by Kanye West, Jay-Z and Jack White, and brimming with amazing period costumes, it’s two …

So Batman’s Robin Is A Girl Now?

My DC comic book knowledge is pretty limited, so please forgive my ignorance, but apparently the new animated Batman films, The Dark Knight Returns Pt.

How To Achieve The Perfect Prom Photo

But where do you put your hands?!

The Long, Beautiful History Of The Television

Matt Novak, professional old-stuff-finder, performs a fascinating excavation of the television over at The Verge. It's almost too much to digest as a blog post — it feels like it should be a big glossy coffee table book. Or, I suppose, a TV show.

Why Cannes Brings Out The Most Fun Men's Fashion

The coastal setting, European vibe, and pitch perfect weather mean lots of hats, linen suits, and cool sunglasses. Here, some of the best, most festive male looks.

Senate Bill Drops "Propaganda" Amendment

A setback for a controversial measure. Fate will be determined in reconciliation.

Modern Art At Its Finest

Spotted in Kiev, Ukraine at this week's opening of the Arsenale 2012 contemporary art show.

Call Me Maybe: Let's Bring Back The Phone Call

In an era of texting and GChatting, I still love talking on the phone. This, I learned, makes me a rarity — especially for a 22-year-old.

Polish Group Demands Apology From Marion Barry For "Polack" Comment

"What the hell?" asks Polish-American leader. "He needs to apologize yet again." (Updated)

Diabetes On The Rise Among Teenagers // Current TV

Nearly one in four American adolescents may be on the verge of developing Type 2 diabetes or could already be diabetic, representing a sharp increase in the

This Is What Baby Sloths Sound Like, And It Will Destroy You

These adorable noises will reduce you to a puddle. From the Animal Planet show Too Cute! Baby Sloths, here is a super cut of squeaks and meeps.

What You See Vs. What They See

Or, how a tiny shift in perspective can dramatically change your outlook in life!

Meet The Minister Who Gives Women Sexual Healing Massages

"Orgasm is not the goal of the session, yet they are not avoided either."

Listen To Awesome Gotye Parody "The Kobe That I Used To Know"

"But you didn't have to take that shot / Just drive the lane and dump it off to Pau or Bynum."

The Top 40 '90s Boy Band Members (Ranked By Current Hotness)

Here's a scientific hotness ranking of what your favorite '90s boyband members look like today.

Solange Knowles Forgot To Wear Pants And Other Links

But at least she matched her outfit to her jacket? Plus Rihanna and house cats have a lot in common and FootBRAWL might be the manliest sport ever invented.

These Need To Be In Every Airport Immediately

If this isn't at the top of every airports "to do" list then they don't have their priorities straight.

I See Dead (Naked Old) People

As the Baby Boomers start shuffling off this mortal coil en masse, retro clothing boutiques are going to make a killing.

You Will Never Be Able To Watch "Full House" The Same Way Again

Prepare to completely reassess your life.

Gavin Rossdale's Wide Range Of Emotions

Gavin Rossdale is an enigma. Thankfully, his Twitter is full of lots of self-pics so we can fully examine his range of emotions.

Guro Lolita Photo - Buzznet

Guro Lolita - the goriest of all the Lolitas You've just encountered a cute Lolita but for some reason she's covered in blood and/or wearing an eyepatch? Don't panic, she's most likely not really hurt but you've just come in contact with the rarest …

Googley-Eyed X-Men Are Uncannily Hilarious

Why can't I stop laughing?! This is not a new concept but somehow this tumblr really takes stick on googley-eyes to the next stage of human evolution.

Pacquiao Vs. Mayweather 2055

The most anticipated boxing match in decades will definitely happen. Eventually.

Meet Jeff Barth, State Chess Champion And South Dakota House Candidate

Jeff Barth has ridden an ostrich and he's aiming for South Dakota's House seat. Calls D.C. insiders "horse's asses" in a kooky 5-minute ad.

Woman Crushing A Red Bull Can With Her Shoulder Blades Is Weirdly Horrific

The tips of her scapulas look like bloody, handless, stumpy arms.

Female Bosses Get More Slack — Sometimes

Researchers discovered that people are more tolerant of female bosses' mistakes — if they work in traditionally male-dominated jobs.

Tetris: The Movie

Giant shapes fall from the sky. RUN.

The Best And Worst Return Policies Of Stores Where You Actually Shop

You've probably heard about the great return policies at Costco and Kohl's, but what about the sites that sell clothing and shoes you actually want to wear? Here's a simplified but comprehensive list of all the return policies that are too mind-numbingly boring to sift through yourself — and a last resort if a store won't take your merchandise back.

Shaky Face

Shaky face is this pretty cool thing you can do with your friends. This GIF ought to explain it.

Facebook's Photo Filters Look Exactly Like Instagram's

It's uncanny! Maybe now we know why Facebook really bought Instagram: so it wouldn't look so bad when they copied it.

In West Philly, Romney Faces The Racial Politics Of Education

He called improving schools "the civil rights issue of our time." Outside the school, a heated debate on race, charters, and "if Mitt Romney even knows any Afro-Americans."

11 Photos That Prove Ewoks Are Pure Evil

Their false reign as cuddly bears has come to an end. Do not be deceived by their claim to family friendly entertainment and increased toy sales!

The Sixers-Celtics Series Is A Barfight

To paraphrase Kevin Garnett's immortal words, the Philadelphia 76ers and Boston Celtics are in a barfight. And their upcoming game 7 should be one of the grittiest games of basketball you'll ever see.

The 13 Funniest Moments Of The NBA Playoffs So Far

It's been a hilarious three weeks.

Bill Clinton Meets You, And Some Porn Stars

A fundraising email with the subject line "Meeting you" comes hot on the heels of a photo with porn stars dug up by TMZ last night.

Cute Or Crazy: Doggie Nail Art

Why shouldn't a pooch experience the joy of a freshly manicured paw? Do you want your pup to look like some unkept ragamuffin?

'American Idol' Alums Ace Young & Diana DeGarmo Get Engaged On Results Show

When Seacrest got to Young and DeGarmo, he said, "We've got our first American Idol couple. Oh how cute. C'mon up here for a second," and he invited the pair up on the stage. "Give it up for Ace and Diana... It's amazing what can happen out of this …

Justin Bieber Graduates, Announces Tour On 'Ellen'

Justin Bieber got an impromptu graduation ceremony, unveiled his new tour plans and dispelled rumors that he'd split with Selena Gomez -- all on Wednesday's 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show.'

Laico Atlantic Banjul Hotel: Couple's Honeymoon Was Such A 'Nightmare' They Left After 2 Nights

Instead of the luxury honeymoon they paid £2,000 for, newlyweds Adam and Sarah Monk from Stowmarket, Suffolk were given a room with single beds, a broken shower, loose wiring and a stained toilet.

Amy Poehler Shows Off Her Beautiful Hair On "Comedy Bang Bang"

"Comedy Bang Bang" the podcast created by Scott Auckerman — also co-developer of "Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis" — is coming to TV form on IFC this summer. Here is a clip from the first full episode released, with guest Amy Poehler. Can't wait.

873 Stock Images Combined Into One Video

I can't believe this works so well. It's also surprisingly racy for an ad.

Suit, Tux Or Dress? Lesbian Brides And Wedding Fashion Decisions

As more states begin to recognize same-sex marriage, more lesbian couples have to decide what combination of wedding attire is right for them. Shall there be a suit and a dress? Two suits or two dresses?

The Best Of Prom 2012

Senior Superlatives? I've got em! Find out who won the Best of Prom for 2012!

Afghan Minister Threatened Dismemberment After D.C. Dinner, Official Claims

A gathering goes wrong at Cafe Milano. The Afghan commercial attaché claims in an email that the finance minister threatened to chop him up and "kill his family," too, according to a leaked email chain.

Classic Movies Side By Side With Their "Simpsons" Parodies

Movie Simpsons is a tumblr that points out all the scenes from famous films the Simpsons have paid homage to. Basically, they're doing the lord's work.

Happy Birthday, Maru!

Today is Maru's 5th birthday. Here he is, then and meow. Happy birthday, Maru, you beautiful bastard.

"The Dark Knight Rises" TV Spots With New Footage

More Batman and Catwoman and Bane to cram down your slobbering Nolan hole! Two new spots that make the wait until July 20th all the more agonizing.

Craft Wars: The Beach Bag Challenge

Here are two ways to make your own summertime tote with things you probably already own.

How To Film Texting In A Way That Doesn't Look Stupid

We email. We Facebook. We text. In other words, we're constantly writing. So why can't TV shows and movies show that in a way that isn't silly?

Obama Appeared At 1996 Event Hosted By Socialist Group

It's a reminder that the President presented himself as much more progressive during his time in Chicago. In this little-seen advertisement that ran in the Hyde Park Herald in 1996, Obama was listed on a panel sponsored by the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA), University of Chicago Democrats, and University of Chicago DSA. He also supported gay marriage back then.

Alpacas Pack Your Bag For Vacation

Going on a trip? No one better to pack your bag for you then an alpaca.

More On The Conservative Media "Race War"

BuzzFeed's McKay Coppins joined Cenk Uygur on The Young Turks to discuss his piece on the conservative media "race war." "If you spend a couple days reading the conservative blogosphere...you will hear about this idea of a slow burning race war," Coppins said.

Behold: The Two Horsemen Of The Apocalypse

Criss Angel and Carrot Top. Carrot Top and Criss Angel. Carrot Angel Criss Top Angel Carrot Top Criss aaaggghhhh miiindfreeeak

Gay Sailor Reunited With His Boyfriend

Watch a Navy veteran be reunited with his longtime boyfriend after he was deployed at sea for 6 months. This is beautiful.

The Best Of The Scumbag ESPN Meme

Because the most popular sports network in the world can be a bit of a dick.

Fetisheers Take On Union In Chicago

The country's biggest leather fetish convention is at odds with a major hotel workers' union. The union wants solidarity, while the conventioneers accuse them of "outing" participants.

All Of The Richest Baseball Teams Suck

If you're not a fan of one of these teams, laugh. If you are, cry.

Watch Andy Samberg Give Harvard's Commencement Speech

Among the 20-minute-long speech he did impressions of Nic Cage, Mark Zuckerberg, Marky Mark, and he also broke into song. (The song was Montell Williams' "This Is How We Do It".)

As Candidate, Obama Promised Transparency By Posting Bills Online Five Days Before Signing

It's the kind of campaign promise that seems silly in hindsight. But as a candidate in 2008 while criticizing the Bush Administration as the "most secretive administration in modern history," then-Senator Obama promised to put all bills online five days before signing to allow the public to comment. It's a promise he's broken on about half the bills he signed.

12 Ways To Create A Prom Scandal

Prom season is here, which means prom scandals are blossoming like carnations on a grocery-store corsage.

Caught Holding The Facebook Bag

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- It never ceases to amaze me to see just how spoiled and childish Wall Street can be sometimes. Complaints are quickly filed and fingers get pointed whenever a seemingly guaranteed instant gratification fails to deliver. My ar…

Bored John Malkovich Discusses Life With Siri

He should have asked her, "What's it like being John Malkovich?"

Donald Trump Floats Self As Vice President

Says he's the "best choice of all" to run alongside Mitt Romney. Earlier this week, he would have settled for the keynote speaking slot at the RNC.

Kids Invent Edible Diamond Slippers, Champagne Soup For Queen's Jubilee

The Duchess of Cornwall (better known to some as Camilla Parker-Bowles) challenged kids to come up with special dishes for the event this summer. Some of their creations include Luv-lee Jub-lee Bub-lee (soup made from champagne, elderflower, and strawberries), Diamond Slippers (cake slippers with edible diamonds), and Beefeater's Delight (potatoes with horseradish and beef).

Free Rides Home From School!

Don't worry about his license plate—he's just kidding.

Katy Perry's Movie Documentary, Part Of Me

Katy Perry has conquered the world of pop music -- and now she's about to take her talent to the big screen. In her upcoming documentary, Katy Perry: Part of Me, the singer gives fans a behind-the-scenes look at her outrageous costumes, her elaborat…

iPhone 5 Design

Credible rumors suggest that the next iPhone will have a bigger display. Here's why that's a bad thing.

John Travolta Gay Rumours: More Drama As Old Cross-dressing Photos Surface

He's been accused of sexually assaulting male masseurs - but today John Travolta was heaped with fresh embarrassment after photos surfaced of him cross-dressing.

Lolo Jones: Guess What's Harder Than Training For Olympics?

Making it to the Olympics can be a difficult task for many, but for track and field star Lolo Jones, that's only half her battle. On an episode of HBO's "Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel," Jones revealed that, at age 29, she still is holding on to som…

Dignitaries Doing Undignified Things

At a Diamond Jubilee Tour stop in Toronto, cool cat Prince Charles got down with the kids and learned to DJ. The results are, predictably, pretty hilarious. But are they as hilarious as the song 'n dance routines of other dignitaries? That's for you…

15 Pictures Of Republicans Using Teleprompters

My initial comment was made in jest. Just for the record, I don't consider the use of teleprompters by politicians as an asset, however, I find it ironic that President Obama is ridiculed by Republican politicians for using it when they use it too. …

Dancing With The Stars 2012 Live Finale Recap

The Dancing With the Stars 2012 results show for the finals is here and we will finally learn who will be walking away as the DWTS 2012 winner: Latin

Watch What Happens When GOP Strategist Jack Burkman Tells Cenk The War In Iraq Was A 'Brilliant Success'

Cenk asks his Power Panel — Andy Kroll from “Mother Jones” and GOP strategist Jack Burkman — whether Mitt Romney’s foreign policy is a failure because he’s surrounded himself by neo-con advisers. When Burkman points to “the brilliant success” of the…

Would You Rather…? Gwyneth Paltrow Vs. Kim Kardashian In Pucci And Beyond

Kim Kardashian and Gwyneth Paltrow: Two names synonymous with… well, let’s see. In the most obvious sense, these two ladies don’t really seem to have much in common. But let’s look a little closer: Both Gwynnie and Kim like guys who make music (Chri…

Olympian Lolo Jones: Being A Virgin Makes Finding A Boyfriend Difficult

With her perfectly sculpted body, model looks and Olympic success, you might think track-and-field star Lori "Lolo" Jones would have her pick of men. But the athlete admits she's found it difficult to land a steady boyfriend -- and she thinks the fa…

16 Common Cancers And How To Protect Against Them

About 226,870 cases of invasive breast cancer and 63,300 cases of carcinoma in situ (a non-invasive early form of breast cancer) will be diagnosed this year, according to the American Cancer Society. About 2190 cases of breast cancer in men will als…

Grieving Pit Bull Stays With Dead Mate For 14 HOURS... And Four Days Later, He's Still So Sad He Can't Be Adopted

On Friday, the female pit bull was killed by a car on South 16th Street in Phoenix, but her partner refused to abandon her. The male dog stayed by her side for more than 14 hours before Animal Control removed her body and now, they say, he is still …

Funeral Held In Nashville For Donna Summer

NASHVILLE, May 23 (UPI) -- Donna Summer's friends and family gathered at a Nashville church Wednesday for the music icon's private funeral.

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