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June 15, 2012

Arena Trading Surges Ahead Of Key FDA Drug Approval Decision

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Best SNL Movies

That’s My Boy, which hits theaters today, unites SNL superstar Adam Sandler with SNL Digital Short specialist Andy Samberg (who recently announced his departure from the show). We thought we’d take the opportunity to celebrate the sketch comedy stag…

Why Is Joy Behar Excited To Join Current TV? ‘I’m Still Ticked Off About The 2000 Election’

“One of the reasons I wanted to be on Current TV is because Al Gore runs the station. He owns this station, he and Joel Hyatt,” says Joy. “I’m still ticked off about the 2000 election. I’m still ticked off at the Supreme Court because that was not a…

12 Things To Know About Liu Yang, China's First Female Astronaut

She wasn't allowed to have scars or bad teeth — and she's a famed fighter pilot.

Accidentally Dirty Mother's Day Card And Other Weekend Links

Yeah yeah yeah, tomorrow is Father's Day but this was too Freudian to pass up. Plus if we ask enough times maybe Pixar will make a Marvel movie and scientists just made a new discovery on the moon of Titan.

17 College Grads Who Aren't Using Their Degrees

For too many of us, these portraits hit very close to home. Candid photos of the underemployed from around the world.

37 Items The Kardashians Have Slapped Their Name On

The Kardashians recently announced they're starting a makeup line called Khroma. Here, evidence of their willingness to put that "K" on pretty much anything.

15 People Who Were So Close Yet So Far

They tried so hard and got so far. But in the end it doesn't even matter.

10 Incredible Skincare Products Magazines Won't Tell You About

These brands don't have the ad dollars necessary for coverage in the glossy titles you find on newsstands everywhere. But unlike a lot of the products those publications feature, these actually work.

Did Referees Screw OKC Thunder Out Of Crucial NBA Finals Game 2 Vs. Miami Heat?

The Oklahoma City Thunder were about to do it again. They were about to climb all the way back from a 13-point, fourth-quarter deficit against the Miami Heat in Game 2 of the 2012 NBA Finals ...

Danzig Is Still Acting Danzigy

In case you’re new around here, no, Danzig news isn’t, strictly speaking, movie news, but we’ve long considered it part of our mandate. Our favorite onion-soup-demanding brick thrower who would’ve revolutionized X-Men by playing Wolverine less gay w…

Ralph Reed: Forget The Birthers

"Allow me to....disabuse you of the notion that there is something about Jeremiah Wright or Bill Ayers or his personal life that's going to win this election," Reed says. "It's not going to happen."

The Netflix Movies You Should See Instead Of "Rock Of Ages"

You could watch Tom Cruise flounce about as a fake rock and roll star in Rock of Ages this week. Or you could watch some real rockers roll through circumstances that would send him home weeping.

Deena Cortese's Mugshot

It could have been worse, considering the state she was in.

Romney: Some Illegal Immigrants Can Stay

After Obama changes his immigration policy, the Republican expresses support for a version of the Dream Act, which many on the right consider "amnesty." "I happen to agree with Marco Rubio."

Sea Reveals More Terrifying Specimens And Other Links

Can we all just agree it will NEVER be safe to think it's safe to go back in the water? Also, please do not try to immortalize yourself in disturbing ways and all history lessons should be taught with cake.

21 Things You've Never Seen Before In Your Life

NOT ANYMORE! Unless you have.

Get Ready To Talk About The "Slow Web"

"Timely not real-time. Rhythm not random. Moderation not excess. Knowledge not information." The idea is fuzzy and the Slow Food comparison is a little strained, but there's definitely something to this. Everybody's looking for a way to condense, skim or filter the best of the frantic, almost-real-time internet, and nobody's cracked it yet.

Dads | The Hairpin

Ong “Memorable moments. Where do I begin?” To celebrate Mother’s Day, we asked 20 moms to describe memorable moments of their motherhood. Now it’s time for the dads. Steve & Elena “My daughter and I sit in this park. We found some Ramona book…

Man Calls 911 To Complain About His Sandwich Order

This may be a new low in terms of abusing emergency services.

Post-It Note Table Is Genius

Yet another great design use for Post-it notes, the invention that never stops giving!

The 25 Best Sports GIFs In The History Of Sports

Context is immensely important in sports. Which is why, when you remove it and turn things into few-second GIFs, they become the funniest things in the world.

15 Things You Should Be Thanking Your Dad For

Thanks for teaching us how to do things the right way, Dad!

Protesters: Women Who Dress Like Prostitutes Deserve Cab Rides, Too

Demonstrators gathered Thursday outside New York City Hall to protest a bill that would penalize cabbies for ferrying prostitutes. The protesters fear that cab drivers will mistake scantily clad women for ladies of the night. Or, as one protester said, "You don’t have a shirt on that tells if you’re a prostitute or not." Indeed.

Big Time Rush's Kendall Schmidt Covers Ed Sheeran On We've Got You Covered's Blog

We're all pretty enamored with the guys of Big Time Rush - and who wouldn't be? While fans are eagerly awaiting the guys' highly anticipated single hitting iTunes on June 25th, BTR member Kendall Schmidt is making the wait a little easier with a spe…

xoJane’s Cat Marnell Leaves The Site To ‘Smoke Angel Dust With Friends,’ Write A Book

The sometimes-drug-addled but always-entertaining Cat Marnell has left her position at xoJane as its Beauty and Health Editor. The news comes after several months of will-she-or-won’t-she, when Marnell was put on disability, and then strongly encour…

What The Hell Is Asymmetric Gameplay? From 1UP.com

So just what the hell is everyone talking about? What on earth is "asymmetric gameplay," besides being some kind of vague new hotness that everyone seems to think will zhush up their games?

The Bike Rides Around Baltimore That Become GPS Art

Michael Wallace is a middle-school science teacher who lives in Baltimore. When he’s not teaching his kids about the Mesozoic Era (remember, “meso” means “between”), Wallace rides his bike around the city. Only, while he’s riding his bike, he’s also…

Obama Gets Heckled In Rose Garden

In the middle of his address on immigration reform, a reporter from the Daily Caller began shouting questions at President Obama. And the president responded with a flash of anger. The reporter has been identified as Neil Munro, and he's probably not invited back to any White House functions.

Rare 13 Minute Interview With Barack Obama From 1993

This interview with then community organizer Barack Obama, which first aired in the 2009 documentary "Becoming Barack," offers insight into President Obama early time in Chicago. The interview focuses on his work with project vote, his book which he is working on, and his possible future political career.

Are Any Celebrity Fragrances Actually Good?

Well, Snooki's isn't. But Jennifer Aniston's is supposed to be nice.

David Hasselhoff Embarrassingly Unfunny In New Lean Pockets Ad

Blame Old Spice for the recent flood of this new stupid campy faux-comedic style of ad.

14 Classy GIFs

It's not just reaction shots and silly cats. Mostly but not all. Some GIFS just want to show you subtle movement or grand vistas.

With Bluegrass And Haystacks, Romney Appeals To Small-Town America

Praises little league and PTAs in a bid to raise enthusiasm in the rural areas he lost in the primaries.

Now That's How You Correct A News Story

Looks like someone got a terrifying letter from a lawyer. *Lifts gown* CLARIFICATION: ACTUALLY DOES NOT *LIFT GOWN*

Hey BuzzFeed, How Is Everyone Feeling Today?

Take our very scientific and awesomely GIF-tastic quiz and let us know how you're feeling in the comments!

‘Hitlar,’ A Pakistani Movie About Hitler’s Son And His Army Of Bears

Today I found out about the 80s Pakistani action flick, Hitlar, and I have mixed feelings about it. While it’s a great find, I’m disturbed to discover that if I had thought up an action film about Hitler’s son commanding an army of bears, I would no…

War Correspondent Gina Chon Defends Herself: "I've Never Felt So Vulnerable"

In an heartfelt email to friends, former Wall Street Journal reporter Gina Chon defends herself, and her husband, Brett McGurk, after their private emails leak. McGurk is the nominee to be next ambassador to Iraq.

12 Ridiculous Olympic Team Outfits Throughout History

The six-week countdown to the 2012 London Summer Olympics' opening ceremony has officially begun. The best part of any Olympics opening ceremony? The crazy team outfits that countries force their athletes to wear.

Russell Westbrook's Heart-Breaking Story Of His Lost Best Friend

The personal tragedy that the Thunder's star point guard still lives with.

I'm Rooting For Tiger Woods Again

It's been almost four years since Tiger Woods crashed his car into the tree. It's time to move on and embrace the best golfer in the world. Because let's face it: Golf is really, really boring without him.

Obama Campaign Manager Behind Anti-Gay Ad

A new profile says Obama chief Jim Messina was behind a gay-baiting political ad in 2002. "I'll never forget when he showed me that ad," says Senator Max Baucus.

The Facebook Social Reader "Comeback"

After a storm of bad PR and a muffling "Trending Stories" redesign, social readers took a serious hit. This week they're surging, but don't call it a comeback.

Barack Obama In New York: President Jets In For Evening Of Star-studded Fundraisers

Before the fundraisers, one at Sex and the City actress Sarah Jessica Parker's house and one at the five-star Plaza Hotel, Mr Obama scheduled a short visit to the World Trade Center site.

Brilliant Group Costume Idea

How did they pick who was what?

How Long Is Too Long To Respond To A Facebook Message?

Especially now that people can see when you've seen them. Also, what's the best way to deal with a Twitter typo?

The Chris Hayes "Lean Forward" Remix

He's a loner, Dottie. A rebel.

The Best Of Zach Braff's Reddit Account

His user name is zachinoz and he's is definitely using Reddit in all the right ways.

Are Grave QR Codes The Next Big Thing?

Heather Weis put a QR code on her son's grave who died from brain cancer. When scanned with a smart phone, the code will direct an Internet browser to Nicholas Weis' memorial web page. Thoughts?

If Shakespeare Penned The "Hokey-Pokey"

Verily yon satire is a fair frolic of word-smithing. Everything sounds better in Early Modern English.

Julianne Hough Talks Lap Dance Scene In Rock Of Ages

In an exclusive interview with iVillage, Julianne Hough says that her dad and Ryan Seacrest are "high-fiving" because her lap-dance scene with Tom Cruise was cut from 'Rock of Ages.'

Gay Soldier Getting Married In Iowa

It's crazy how less than a year ago this would be totally unacceptable. Times are changing and now I'm crying.

Because It’s Friday, We Went Ahead And Chronicled Kate Middleton’s Many Recycled Outfits In Painstaking Detail

Kate Middleton may have worn a custom Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen wedding gown to marry Prince William, but she’s a commoner at heart. She’s not afraid to shop at Zara frequently, nor is she afraid to wear her purchases over and over again. J…

Don't Get Mad Over That LeBron-Durant No-Call Last Night

Yes, LeBron James fouled Kevin Durant on a crucial shot last night, and it didn't get called. But minutes earlier, Durant should've been tossed from the game. And he wasn't.

20 Years Of Anna Wintour In Politics

Vogue's editor-in-chief has sashayed in and out of the political sphere since 1992. She's been getting more attention than ever before, perhaps, for the hundreds of thousands of dollars she's raised recently for Obama's reelection campaign with the help of her celebrity friends — but as you'll see ahead, she's been at this kind of thing for quite a while.

Gays In The NFL: Nobody's Coming Out

A former NFL player weighs in on why there are no openly gay men in pro football.

Friess Says He'll Donate To Romney SuperPAC "Undercover"

Says he's not going to give directly to Restore Our Future, taking advantage of new rules that allow secret giving. Won't say how much money he's already given or plans to give.

Little Kid Gives Awesome Speech About Gay Marriage

5th grader Kameron Slade wasn't allowed to say the speech it front of his whole school in Queens because the topic was "innapropriate", but NY1 got him to deliver it exclusively to them. What a smart kid with great parents. Watch this!

Foster Friess' Favorite Polish Joke

In case you were wondering.

Kristen Wiig And Ben Stiller Look OLD, And More Morning Links

Chill out, it's just for their new movie, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. Plus one rapper literally threw thousands of dollars at Atlanta strippers and Justin Timberlake is never gonna release a new album at this rate.

37 Masterpieces Of Furry Fan Art

When not dressed in fursuits, furries appreciate the finer things in life, like art.

Infamously Rude Weiner Stand Gets A Visit From World's Nicest Guy And World's Best Insult Comic

Conan O'Brien wrapped up his week in Chicago by sending 30 Rock's Jack McBrayer and Triumph the Insult Comic Dog to a fast food joint notoriously known for being rude to customers. Hilarity ensues.

Bacon Sundae Battle 2012: BuzzFeed Vs. CollegeHumor

The Burger King bacon sundae wasn't available for purchase 24 hours before we bought a whole load of sundaes and staged an eating contest. Here's a devastating animated GIF recap of what went down.

Jimmy Kimmel Runs Fake Lie Detector Test On Kid

Fortunately for us, the kid doesn't know it's fake. That helmet does look pretty convincing.

The First 15 GIFs I Saved To My Computer In The Year 2000

In honor of the GIF's 25th birthday. Please keep in mind that I was 14 years old at the time.

Targeting Asian-Americans, AT&T Produces A Viral Hit

The online series "Away We Happened" is a milestone in the rise of niche advertising.

Granholm: Nuns Speak Truth To Power

Jennifer Granholm lauds the nuns campaigning against the Paul Ryan budget, and standing up against The Vatican, to stand for the disempowered and vulnerable. “Nuns have, thoughout history, gently cared for the poor, the sick, the homeless. But today…

MoveOn Comes Out Against Barron

Revolutionary Pan-Africanism is too far left even for the left. "The kind of thing we’ve come to expect from the most offensive tea partier."

20 Best Online Reviews Of Male Enhancement Products

What's really surprising is how many men are extremely satisfied with their penis-enlargement slings, weights, how-to books, and other "innovations."

Protest Signs, Instagram, Greet Obama In Manhattan

The crowd outside Sarah Jessica Parker's home before the $40,000-a-head dinner included Occupy protestors shouting about corporate greed, and giddy fashion-forward types who happened to be wandering through the West Village. Protestors chanted, while onlookers Instagrammed.

Former Chicago Bulls Announcer Performs Wedding Intro

This is the stuff dreams are made of.

Playboy Magazine's New Masturbation Ad Campaign

Tagline: "Pleasure in your hands."Well, they didn't beat around the bush, so to speak.

Romney Strategist: We're Campaigning On Obama's "Turf"

Kicking off a five-day bus tour, the campaign shows some bravado. But can Romney win over rural America?

"Here's Your Newborn Dead Baby, Ma'am"

The vintage DuPont Cellophane "dead baby" ad series is the one of the most unintentionally funny ad campaigns ever.

Least Reassuring Real Estate Listing Ever

Um, are you sure this wasn't a former Indian burial ground?

Obama Aide Picks Up Paychecks From Finance Industry For Speeches

Gibbs, Axelrod on the lucrative speaking circuit, with clients including Romney-backing Skybridge. Gibbs paid to debate, defend the Administration, he says.

The Ten Highest Paid Models Are…

Wondering how much your favorite models made last year? You’re in luck, because Forbes just published its list of the ten highest paid models in the world. How high is high? Well, their combined income is just under $100 million. Not so shabby for d…

Your Adventure Game Kickstarter Roundup From 1UP.com

Not all adventure game Kickstarters have the benefit of having mega-huge (well, for us, anyway) names behind them -- but that doesn't make said projects any less important. Geeta Games' Lilly Looking Through stands as Geeta Games' first production, …

Causes Of Infertility

The latest viral buzz from askmen.com

Epic Planet - Pictures Of Earth From Space Photo

I was reading daily mail and found a post about these stunning photos of the most beautiful places on Earth taken from Space. I thought I'd share…. The world is so beautiful! 3 k Check out Skelanimals!!! & Mirror Mirror!!! Zero Gravity is now out on…

EA Seems To Ignore Why Its Syndicate FPS Reboot "Didn't Pay Off"

Just because it's 2012 doesn't mean an old-school IP needs to be brought back as an FPS.

Basketball Superstar Doesn't Know How To High-Five

Chris Bosh, this is really embarrassing.

Texting On A Date

The latest viral buzz from askmen.com

The NBA Reminds You That Every Action Produces An Equal And Opposite Reaction

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"Damsels" Turns Fairy Tale Fiction On Its Head

Damsels they are, distress not so much. Dynamite Entertainment hops on the bandwagon to modernize and flesh out classic Grimm tales.

Rajon Rondo Sucks At Parking

Da’Shaun Butler was out last night with Rajon Rondo, presumably telling him how awesome he is, while they watched the team that drafted Butler blow a double digit lead to the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 1 of the NBA Finals. But the Miami Heat were…

Will They Never Learn? Another Set Of Worrying Pictures Show How Parents Can Get It So, So Wrong

Disturbing: Usually, parents will do anything to keep their precious children out of harm's way. But this father is pictured reading the adult magazine Playboy with his young child

Miami Cannibal Attack Victim Ronald Poppo Photos

WARNING VERY GRAPHIC CONTENT: An image taken moments after the Miami-Dade Police shot Rudy Eugene dead on a busy highway shows the man naked next to his victim, whose head is soaked in blood.

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