May 31, 2012
ith E3 2012 ready to devour our souls, the crew here at 1UP is devoted to providing you one final week of postulating and prognosticating. With a whole mess of previews, roundups, and speculations, it's easy to lose sight of the fact that the very a…
Filmed in Nashville, A Film By Harmony Korine: The Black Keys — Gold on the Ceiling. This is a clip for the band's single "Gold on the Ceiling," directed by Kids and Spring Breakers auteur Harmony Korine. Warning: GIFs ahead.
China's aggressive internet censorship has some serious unintended consequences. Now Google has to warn its users what not to search for, and a lot of it barely makes sense.
Many foods that we don’t think of as sweet, like pasta, soups, cereal, salad dressings and sauces, contain sugar and often it goes by another name like agave nectar, high-fructose corn syrup, evaporated cane juice, fruit juice concentrate(s), glucos…
The NFL commissioner's new habit of publicly patting himself on the back for doling out punishment is very worrying.
"If I want to find the person who should be held accountable for my sins, honestly I don't have to go any farther than the mirror." He only chokes up when addressing the child he had with Rielle Hunter.
Using content from 35 major American print publications, researchers found that men are quoted about five times more often than women in stories about abortion and birth control.
Remember when Facebook first allowed you to choose your own URL? Well, someone chose "farts" as their custom URL. Here are a few other poor decisions:
If it’s not over until the fat lady sings, Craig James better stuff a rib eye in Adele’s mouth. The Texas Republican primary is being held tonight for the Senate seat that the former ESPN blowhard has so righteously coveted, and to put it as nicely …
Pregnancy looks good on her. Plus the harrowing tale of how an 11 year old Syrian boy survived a massacre and there are some things you just shouldn't put in a mixed drink.
The former candidate was acquitted on one federal charge today, as a jury hung on other counts related to a concealed affair. One thing that's clear: The supermarket tabloid got it right.
People are giant jerks to each other all the time, everywhere, and it's totally lame! Here's a guide that might help.
Part candy man, part dancer, part sorcerer. Cotton candy making is a very under-appreciated art form.
So NYC Mayor Bloomberg wants to ban sugary sodas over 16oz? Better call in - dun dun da DA - Pepsiman! Actually.. wait... WTF is this?
Many abortion-rights advocates worry that the ban on sex-selective abortions before the House today is an attack on abortion rights in general. As it turns out, that's exactly what its sponsor intended.
Because sometimes animals need to work off that extra piece of cake too. Oh and also because they are really freaking cute to watch while running on treadmills.
And they're all drinking milkshakes too. Is this what heaven looks like?
If you've got to walk off the stage at the Scripps National Spelling Bee, you've got to do it in style.
What a cute little wunderkind. W-U-N-D-E-R-K-I-N-D. Wunderkind. While the 6-year-old phenom was unfortunately eliminated from the Scripps National Spelling Bee, she certainly won Most Precocious In Show.
As you likely know, pine mouth is a hideous, prolonged, somewhat rare, random response to having eaten pine nuts. What's it like? Here's our first-person report: "You're terrified that you are going insane. Everything tastes like you are choking on …
I'm not even joking anymore. Say your goodbyes, the zombie apocalypse is upon us.
I tried to track my tech usage for a day. Here's what I found out: I am the worst.
Rihanna's Instagram has already made headlines for its scandalous photos, but have you taken a look at the people who comment on them? They're a group of shameless, Emoji-loving groupies trying to take celebrity fandom to a new level.
ABC's Private Practice is about to lose one of its angst-ridden physicians -- possibly to jail. The office's alternative medicine specialist, Dr. Pete Wilder (Tim Daly), was last seen under indictment for murder after the mercy killing of one of his…
Finally, nearly 10 years after Lauren Weisberger penned her bestselling novel, The Devil Wears Prada, she’s giving it a sequel. Weisberger is in the process of writing Revenge Wears Prada: The Devil Returns, Entertainment Weekly is reporting, to be…
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There are no openly gay players in the NFL, MLB, NBA, MLS, or NHL, even though statistics say 1-in-10 men are gay. Here's what happens when you apply those statistics.
So your parents brought you to Hooters for the fine family dining. You've got 3 options for how to react:
And it was a disaster! Only 3 of the original members were a part of it, and they couldn't quite capture the S Club magic. This is painful.
11 had to be put in the hospital. Terrifying.
Keep it classy, James Franklin. Keep it classy.
Walker's new ad: "Truthful." Barrett's: "Do you believe Scott Walker?" Positive ads are hard to find in this race.
Pro-Romney protestors disrupted David Axelrod's speech in Boston on Mitt Romney's record as Governor of Massachusetts with chants of Solyndra, where are the jobs, and boos.
This interview is disturbing. Highlights include "there was $150 in that envelope and I wanted that money and it was mine" and "I don't feel sadness for that little girl."
When GI Joe 2 got pushed back a whole year at the last minute after Paramount had already spent a fortune on Super Bowl ads, and they said the delay was so that they could convert it into 3D, we figured they were full of it. Well now Nikki Finke has…
Not that you need another reason to avoid bath salts. Dustin Ricky Harrell today entered a guilty plea in the extraordinarily vicious killing of his family dog, a 4-pound Yorkshire terrier named Honey. He was abusing bath salts at the time. WARNING: Disturbing details of animal abuse.
Three days at New York's biggest startup conference.
Is there ever a reason to buy a pair of $200 sunglasses that you're just going to leave behind on a restaurant table? These inexpensive shades give you an excuse to try any crazy eyewear trend you want.
The 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Boston has ruled that the Defense of Marriage Act, which defines marriage as between a man and a woman and bars same-sex couples from receiving federal benefits, violates the Constitution by discriminating against gay couples. But the 1st Circuit's ruling won't be enforced until the Supreme Court decides on the case, meaning couples awaiting benefits won't get them yet.
Perhaps her most important work as an actor yet.
Donna is an elephant. An elephant that plays soccer. Did I mention she was an elephant?
BetaBeat analyzes the FEM, or Female Equality Metric, at 71 of the nation's top venture capital firms, and finds that at even the most "equal" firm on the list, women only make up a third of the partners.
Honey Boo Boo is a 6-year-old pageant queen with a pregnant 17-year-old sister. TLC will bring you her life "off the pageant stage."
This dog followed a group of cyclists 1,100 miles from China's Sichuan province to Tibet after they threw him a drumstick. That's a long way to run and dogs can't run as fast as bikes? And I'm so confused, but also this is cute? They adopted the amazing dog! (If they hadn't adopted the dog, I'd have been pretty upset about this whole fiasco.)
If you're the super oblivious type, you might not even know an animal is into you unless they're incessantly humping your leg. Here are some subtle signs that an animal might want you as more than just a friend.
These days, Victoria Beckham seems to spend about as much time defending her perma-scowl as designing womenswear. The Spice Girl-turned-designer seems to have made a marked effort lately to drop that ‘Posh’ persona and let her silly side shine throu…
“Stand Your Ground” laws have led to twice as many homicides being named “justifiable,” including the death of one developmentally-disabled Arizona man who was shot after an altercation in a restaurant drive-through. “They seem to have flipped the r…
Ha ha ha Universe, this zombie "apocalypse" joke is super funny. Stop now. Please?
"I’m always saying couples should drink to relax, but not too much," says the famed sex therapist of her new wine, which is amazingly called Vin d’Amour.
Click this story to see, in the New York Times: A disgraced fabulist picking a public fight with a tech journalist who's married to a Google executive about a $4,995-a-head technology conference hosted by a media company.
Oprah Winfrey and her longtime partner, Stedman Graham, almost tied the knot in 1992, but they decided that they would rather have a "spiritual union" instead. And after 25 years together, that seems to be working! Instead of being intimidated by th…
“Hannibal Lecter may seem “intelligent” but he’s a lawbreaker and troublemaker. He doesn’t act responsibly and eats the meat from people’s faces straight off their skulls while they’re still alive, like a feral dog. On the plus side, he’s well-read …
Dance your cares away: a script is about to be written.
What was wrong with Jennifer Egan's Twitter fiction experiment for The New Yorker.
It's the beginning of the end, people. The zombie apocalypse is upon us.
The best player in college basketball and soon-to-be number one pick in the NBA Draft can't escape jokes about his unibrow.
Late Night With Jimmy Fallon has The Roots as their house band, probably one of the greatest late night show bands bands ever, and the guests took notice. Here is a supercut of every shout out to The Roots on the show created by the fine folk at Late Night themselves.
King James throws the ball at the back of the rim and up, up, up into the air it goes.
Having retired from beauty pageants at the age of 6, Wood is now the star of her own show with a legion of adult fans. But is her fame exploitative or progressive?
The Obama campaign released a new ad attacking Mitt Romney for his record as Governor of Massachusetts. The ad hits Romney for stagnant job growth in Massachusetts and balancing the state budget by raising fees.
The California State Senate just passed a bill banning any therapy that claims to turn gay kids straight. Says bill sponsor Sen. Ted Lieu, "The medical community is unanimous in stating that homosexuality is not a medical condition." The bill will go to the State Assembly next month.
The Florida senator and could-be veep may stand closer to Obama than to Romney. The plan: get a bunch of countries together, take the lead, and let the Turks do the dirty work.
Now that the order of 2012 NBA draft lottery is decided and we have a perfect understanding—barring any sudden trades—of who drafts where, it's time for an updated two-round mock draft.
Now that Jessica Simpson has introduced baby Maxwell to the world, her next order of business is dropping all that baby weight. On the same day that Simpson unveiled the first photo of her newborn daughter on the cover of People, she has also announ…
Exclusive: American-Born Jihadist Tells Current, 'How Could I Really Refrain From Attacking America?'
Omar Hammami, an Alabama-born Jihadist, spoke with Christof Putzel in an exclusive interview for Current while on the run from both African Union troops and the very group he left us to join. Don’t miss Hammami’s story in our extended report on “Vie…
Kathie Lee Gifford made one of the biggest faux pas ever recorded on television on Wednesday morning. While interviewing comedian Martin Short with co-host Hoda Kotb live on the air May 30, Gifford forgot that the Madagascar 3 star's wife died in 20…
Penn Jillette May Never Have Smoked Pot, But He's Furious At President Obama's Enforcement Of Marijuana Laws
Cenk talks to Penn Jillette of Penn & Teller about why — despite never having consumed alcohol or drugs — he is so angry with President Obama about his policy on marijuana. “We have people of the quality of Obama and Steve Jobs who we’re throwing in…
Kristen Stewart News Fan Diary: Meeting Kristen At 'Snow White And The Huntsman' Premiere On We've Got You Covered's Blog
What would you do if you found out that you were meeting your favorite actress at the world premiere of their new movie? Kristen Stewart's biggest fans got to find out firsthand how it feels! BFFs Jess and Ashley, along with another friend, run Kris…
Of the 17,808 players (and counting) who’ve run up the dugout steps and onto a Major League field, only 974 have had one-game careers. In baseball parlance, these single-gamers are known as "Cup of Coffee" players. The number fluctuates slightly thr…
You called it months ago: Jessica Simpson has officially joined Weight Watchers. While her pregnant body definitely warranted its own timeline, let's not forget that her figure has very-much been a point of discussion among gossip rags for over a decade. (Also, it's always fun to revisit those clothes and that hair.)
A flashback to the glory days when Weinstein and the Clintons owned New York.
Despite their best efforts, Disney canât keep the villains for âIron Man 3â under wraps forever, and I mean that in the literal sense, because here we see James Badge Dale on set as Eric Savin, who for the most part just stood around under a b…
In June 2007 Jenny McCarthy began promoting anti-vaccination rhetoric. Because of her celebrity status she has appeared on several television shows and has published multiple books advising parents not to vaccinate their children. This has led to an…
Twitter is abuzz with people saying that the NBA-owned Hornets winning the #1 pick — and Anthony Davis — is a conspiracy. Oh, and Lil Wayne's happy.