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June 15, 2012

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…

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."

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."

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…

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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?

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 β€” but as you'll see ahead, she's been at this kind of thing for quite a while.

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!

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.

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…

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.

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, …

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…

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…

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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