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June 26, 2012

Would You Rather…? The Spice Girls Then And Now

Did you know a Spice Girls live musical was happening? If not, you were bound to find out today because for the first time since 2008, the Spice Girls reunited and that’s a pretty big deal. They were brought together for a press conference about the…

Rush Limbaugh Says Huma Abedin And Hillary Clinton Tied To The "Muslim Sisterhood"

"Folks, it's Peyton place. It's too much to keep up with."

Life Sized Dollhouse By Heather Benning Photo

Life Sized dollhouse by Heather Benning This is amazing! An old abandoned farm house from the 60's was turned into a life sized dollhouse by Saskatchewan artist Heather Benning. It was built in Manitoba a few years back and I'm not sure if it's stil…

Woman Upset Over Corpse On Flight

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, June 24 (UPI) -- A Swedish woman says she had to fly overnight from Europe to Tanzania next to a man who died after the plane had departed.

The Worst NBA Draft Day Outfits Of All Time

NBA Players have gotten stylish, but that wasn't always the case.

Aubrey Plaza's Deadpanning 28 Times

But she's also really really funny, so here are 28 funny things she said. Happy birthday Aubrey!!

Photo: Bethenny Frankel As A P.A. On "Saved By The Bell"

If you thought her biggest life accomplishment was selling her Skinny Girl margaritas to a liquor company for a bajillion dollars, you're wrong. Her Most Important Achievement in Life was working as a production assistant on Saved by the Bell. She Instagramed photographic proof.

100 Years Of Oreo Packaging

Oreos have had many guises over the last century, not just Rainbow Proud.

What Developers Thought About WWDC

A look at what Apple really did last week.

21 Reasons To Never Have Kids

Aren't kids the worst? If you think otherwise, this will change your mind.

Pug Hats For Babies

Every baby should be REQUIRED to wear one of these. NO exceptions.

How Do You Write A Gesture?

Design technologist P.J. Onori has come up with a set of icons to describe the touch gestures we use every day, called "Cue." Useful! It reminds me of the icons in those old video game cheat code books, too.

John Fugelsang: Mitt Romney Isn't A Homophobe, He Just Pretends To Be

"A calculating non-bigot who profits from bigotry — I think — is just a little bit worse than an actual ignorant bigot." — John Fugelsang

Which U.S. State Has The Worst Girls?

Using a highly scientific measurement: which state's "girl problems" Twitter account is the most annoying.

Republican Senators Flip-Flop On Leak Investigations

31 GOP Senators signed a letter calling for the White House to appoint an independent counsel on leaks. They didn't feel this way during the Valerie Plame affair, and in fact defended Karl Rove for his role in the episode.

Stephanie Has A Birther Debate With Orly Taitz

Orly Taitz, of the Defend Our Freedom Foundation, joins Stephanie for a heated debate on the birther movement. Stephanie lists all of Taitz’s failed lawsuits and suggests, “Maybe birtherism isn’t your thing.” Taitz says, “ I am sure that was told to…

Interview: Stealing Back The Music Crown With Rhythm Thief From 1UP.com

We speak to Sega's Shun Nakamura about this fresh new musical blast from the past.

Can Someone Please Explain Why This Exists?

Spiders? Zombies? I need to know!

Dr. Oz Episode About Butts Features Real-Life, Actual Butts

Yesterday's episode of Dr. Oz was dedicated to butts and as such, a group of 20 or so women stripped down and let it all hang loose for the sake of TV.

Fox News Sets Up Shop In Tampa For The RNC

The network has rented out the entirety of the Tampa Bay Historical Center as their headquarters for the Republican convention.

16 Famous People Who Prove That Not All Celebrities Are Horrible People

Here's proof that being famous doesn't mean you have to be a d-bag.

If Vintage NBA Draft Evaluations Had Actually Been Accurate

Find out what NBA experts said about Kobe Bryant on draft night, and what they should have said.

Apple Just Won't Give Up On Podcasts

I will never stop singing the podcast gospel — it's a nearly unlimited source of new stuff to listen to that's often better than radio and totally free. Long buried in the iPod/Music app on the iPhone and iPad, podcasts are finally getting their own official app from Apple, and it's pretty great. Automatic downloads are the killer feature.

Highly Endangered Rhino Gives Birth And Other Links

The Sumatran rhinoceros is near extinction, with less than 300 estimated to live in the wild, but this baby is sure cute! Plus, how to turn a production disaster into movie gold and a floating mansion you'll never own.

Lindsay Lohan Poses With A Disturbing Prop

What exactly is going on here?

Yasiin Bey Would Like You To Quit Calling Him Mos Def

At a performance last August, the deliberate and sharply dressed emcee, who is also well known as an actor, announced his “official transition” to a huge audience gathered in the parking lot of a popular pub and pizzeria in Anchorage, Alaska: “My pr…

Willow Smith's Tongue Piercing Isn't Real, Says Willow Smith

11-year-old Willow Smith says picture of her tongue piercing isn't real, just a magnetic tongue pierce.

Former Doper Justin Gatlin Really Wants Two Female Sprinters To Wrestle For Him

Allyson Felix and Jeneba Tarmoh tied for the last spot on the U.S. Olympic 100m team. The tie will be settled with either a runoff or a coin flip. Justin Gatlin had a different idea.

An Imaginary First Act Of A Spice Girls' Musical, Presented In 17 GIFs

A new musical called Viva Forever! will be based on songs by the Spice Girls. The storyline won't focus on the girl group, but in my dream world it would — and the first act would go something like this.

Cats Battling Cat Banks

What, you ask, is a "cat bank"? It's a piggy bank shaped like a cardboard box with a motorized kitten inside it. These few cats are brave enough to protect us from those diabolical creations.

Is Miss America Becoming A Political Training Ground?

In recent years, the Miss America pageant has enjoyed record ratings and has been turning out more aspiring politicians than ever before. What gives?

How Technological Ineptitude Ruined John Edwards And Rielle Hunter's Romance

These two had no idea how to call each other, text, email, or prevent pregnancy. As Hunter's new tell-all book proves, ignorance isn't always bliss.

Is Kickstarter Getting Punk'd?

A trio of Oakland artists want to build Tom Hanks statues to inspire kids. Or do they?

Sucker Stocks: Avoid These Dogs At All Costs

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- In recent weeks, I have written about several stocks that turn up in your portfolio after the proverbial weekend in Las Vegas.

'The Many Talents Of Kate Upton' Is Terry Richardson's Masterwork

Kate Upton’s GQ cover is already the stuff of legend, and somehow it keeps getting better. Case in point: ‘The Many Talents Of Kate Upton’, a “bonus” video shot by Richardson where he finds 7 different reasons for Kate to make her boobs move around…

Photoshop Disasters: Eva Longoria's White Skin On "Amica" Magazine

Her face is virtually unrecognizable — but that's nothing compared to the color of her seemingly-bleached skin. WTF?

If The "Diablo III" Trailer Were Honest

Now featuring over TWENTY different imp colors. Sometimes loving a franchise can't save it from itself.

The Best Of The Disappointing Childhood Friend Meme

We've all had this friend. Or we were this friend. Just reading these is giving me childhood sleepover PTSD.

15 Adorable Photos Of Uggie Getting His Paw Print On The Walk Of Fame

Uggie, the dog film star, was honored today by having his paw prints casted in cement in front of Grauman's Chinese Theatre. The sad part is it also marked his retirement from acting. We love you Uggie!

Male Sprinter Says Two Female Sprinters Should Break Their Tie By Wrestling In Jell-O

Over the weekend, Allyson Felix and Jeneba Tarmoh tied for third place in the 100-meter dash at the U.S. Olympic track and field trials. While USA Track and Field debated how to settle the tie, the male 100-meter victor Justin Gatlin offered his totally-not-sexist idea: "I'm voting for Jell-O wrestling match... Red Jell-O. That's my favorite."

Arena Pharma: Sell-Side Squawks

The latest viral buzz from thestreet.com

Are Bronies Secretly Running American Politics?

Revealing photographs from the Republican primaries show the secret cabal controlling each candidate's decisions. We know little about this group from a place called Equestria, other than that their main agenda appears to be "friendship".

9 Totally Creepy Opposites

I'm so happy these are just drawings and this isn't the actual world we live in.

"The Hills" As Art

Artist Karin Bubas creates chalk pastel portraits of people who appeared on The Hills and The City. I think they are masterpieces.

DIY Sushi Maker Makes Making Sushi Yourself An Easy Thing To Do

Taking a page out of a tobacco rolling handbook, German design firm osko+deichmann has designed this device that will help make making sushi at home an easy task.

Shadowy Playground Heroes Celebrate Imagination

Anyone can be a super hero (or villain) with some sticks and a trash can lid. You just have to believe in yourself and artist Andy Fairhurst.

Romney Sees Win/Win In Coming Obamacare Ruling, Regardless Of Outcome

In Virginia, he previews his talking points. Depending on the verdict, the Republican will cast Obama as a failure, or as the author of an unpopular policy.

The Brooklyn Nets Wish Deron Williams A Happy Birthday, Are Totally Not Desperate

Hey basketball teams, stop acting like John Hughes characters.

Women In Fake Beards And Mustaches Are Awesome

They are called Whiskerinas, and they are artists. These photos are from the Whiskerina section of the Los Angeles Beard and Mustache Competition.

The "Can't-Lose David Kahn" Meme

Despite frequently making inexplicable personnel decisions — drafting three point guards AT THE SAME DAMN TIME; trading for Michael Beasley — GM David Kahn has made the Minnesota Timberwolves into one of the most promising young teams in the league. He just can't lose.

13 Best Fandom Friends Forever Necklaces

Being best friends mean obsessing over the same things. What better way to show off your allegiance to each other and your favorite part of pop culture than with jewelry?

Henri The Existential Cat Is Back

This time, he suffers the indignity of a trip to the vet, where they fail to recognize his overwhelming ennui.

The Best Of "The View" Grilling Rielle Hunter

I think it's safe to say that everyone needs a shower after this moment in television history.

Amy Poehler Answers Questions From Tumblr Users

Such as, "What's the easiest way to make Will Arnett cry?"

Where Charles Barron Is Coming From

A '60s radical on the verge of joining the 113th Congress.

Ex-Wives Of A-List Celebrities Expose Their Wacky Lives On "Hollywood Exes"

Wondering what the ex-wives of Will Smith, Eddie Murphy, R. Kelly, Jose Canseco, and (the artist formerly known as) Prince are like today? This is your show.

For Obama And Romney, A History Of Flubbing Vital Hometown Baseball Knowledge

The President called the old White Sox stadium "Cominskey Field" instead of "Comiskey Park." Mitt Romney flubbed the years the Red Sox nation waited for a championship, saying "87 long years" when it was 86.

Ever Wonder Which Wine Goes Best With A Taco Bell Crunch Wrap Supreme?

Last week, a redditor asked this question, which was so graciously answered by wine and social media expert Gary Vaynerchuck. Now I'm hungry.

Hot Or Not Rihanna Slims It Down To Fishnet And Sneaks Photo Crystaldots' Photos

We love sneakers. Fishnet shorts - totally on the fence about 'em. Usually, I'm a fan of Rihanna's style, her music, and her hairstyles, but this outfit that she wore during this past weekend at the BBC Radio 1 Hackney Weekend performance: oh no. Fi…

10 Picnic-Perfect Dishes That Won't Wilt In The Summer Heat

Now is the time to eat outside every chance you get. Here are a few sturdy and filling salad and dessert ideas that won't turn to gross mush in the hot sun and are easy to make and pack for alfresco dining. Just bring a bottle of chilled white wine to make sure you don’t melt, either.

"Six Pack" Is The Worst Song You'll Hear All Day

Is it the generic chord progression? Is it the disturbing lack of six pack? Is it the striking vocal similarity Spongebob Squarepants? The world may never know.

Jennifer Lawrence Comes To The Rescue Of A Collapsed Girl

She pulled a Ryan Gosling (that's a thing right?) and aided a woman who collapsed outside her home.

Posh Spice's Tiny Frame In Sharp Relief Tops The Morning Links

Those mannequins really need to drop a few pounds. Plus, two celebrities have ended up in the hospital so far today and Lana Del Rey thinks she's Jackie Kennedy.

26 Photos Of Olympic Hopefuls Realizing They're Going To London

This is the kind of joy that only a life-defining achievement can bring.

Theatrhythm Final Fantasy D.I.Y. From 1UP.com

With its driving, industrial, "We Will Rock You"-style beat, it's surprising that "Devil's Lab" didn't make it to Theatrhythm's set list. Sure, most wouldn't regard it as a highlight of Final Fantasy VI's stellar soundtrack, but for pure rhythm game…

1976 McDonald's Ad Targeting African-Americans

The body copy. Read the body copy.

Black Republicans Attack Eric Holder

Herman Cain and Ken Blackwell team up for a video critiquing Holder's stances with voting rights.

This Is What Happens When You Throw A Bag Of Trash Into Lava

Anyone know where I can find some lava in NYC?

How High Are Lady Gaga's New Shoes?

I'm going with 10 inches. Place your bets.

How Could ANYONE Boycott A Cookie?!

This is the world we live in.

How To Run Against Rob Portman

If Ohio Senator Rob Portman becomes Mitt Romney's running mate, Democrats have an obvious line of attack: His service in the George W. Bush Administration. The ads didn't hold much weight with Ohio voters in 2010, when Portman won his race by nearly 20%.

The Spice Girls Reunite To Launch The New Musical "Viva Forever!"

It's based off their songs and will open in the West End (London's Broadway) this December. BUT PLEASE, BRING IT TO AMERICA.

Tim Pawlenty Played Down The Vice Presidency In 2008

The former Governor of Minnesota recently suggested the Romney campaign to "look elsewhere" for a running mate. He wasn't so enthusiastic about possibly being VP in 2008 either.

Technology Sounds Beautiful When You Slow It Down

What happens when you slow down some of the most recognizable tech sounds to 1/8th their normal speed? Beauty! And horror. You're going to want to put on your headphones.

The Real Problem With Kate Middleton's $54,000 Clothing Bill

That's the amount she's estimated to have spent on all the clothing she's worn for public appearances so far this year. I don't care how much she spends but I wish we had something substantive to talk about along with her outfits.

DeLorean Limousine Lets You Go Back To The Future With A Party

All we need now is 1.21 gigawatts of power and we are in business.

A Very Ironic Bike

Well, this is one of the dumbest things I've ever seen.

OREO Celebrates Gay Pride

People added well over a million "Likes" to their facebook page overnight.

Simcity Social Preview For PC From 1UP.com

SimCity Social is a frustrating game. I want to love it, and in many ways I do. I've spent the better part of the day playing it and I would absolutely love to be making my way through more quests right this second, only I'm unable to do so as this …

Black Licorice Tells Us The Truth About Itself

It's about time it came out.

Pregnant Nicole Snooki Polizzi Trips In High Heels

We hate to say 'we told you so' but...we told you so! Snooki's high heels finally take a toll on the pregnant Jersey Shore star. Is it time to retire them until the baby's born? Look at the photos and you tell us!

PHOTO: Jenny McCarthy Nude On Playboy Cover (July/August 2012) // Current TV

Actress Jenny McCarthy, who recently confessed to sexting her son’s dentist, appears naked in all her glory on the cover of the highly anticipated MORE

The 12 Best Romantic Comedies (Dirty Dancing! When Harry Met Sally!) Of The '80s

Gah, summer is here, and it's hot, hot, hot. When the temperature rises to omg-I-can't-breathe degrees, there's nothing better than sitting inside a heavily air-conditioned room with a lengthy Netflix queue, lotsa ice cream, and a delightfully open …

Vogue Ponders Kate Upton’s ‘High Fashion’ Potential

When Kate Upton and her assets jiggled onto the scene dancing the Dougie on YouTube (and then the Cat Daddy for Terry Richardson), lots of people (like Victoria’s Secret) were quick to dismiss her as a flash-in-the-pan bit of T&A. Turns out Kate has…

Overdressed Author Elizabeth Cline Tells Us Why Michelle Obama (And Everyone Else) Should Stop Shopping At Target And H&M

No one loves a good fashion deal more than us. I mean who can resist the siren call of a $20 H&M dress? Or the summer sale at Zara, for that matter? But while fast fashion seems awesome (trends right off the runway for all for the price of dinner), …

Chuck Bass Ed Westwick Makes His Runway Debut

The Gossip Girl actor is the face of Philipp Plein’s menswear this season, and has already mugged for the brand’s steamy ad campaign, lensed by Terry Richardson. Plein, if you’ll remember, has a knack for picking slightly off-peak celebs as his camp…

Hackney Weekend: Rihanna Closes Festival In Some Very Cheeky Hotpants And Fishnet Stockings

The 24-year-old took to the stage as the sun was setting over Hackney Marshes to the tune of her 2010 hit Only Girl In The World, in front of a crowd of around 100,000 revellers.

Are You Smarter Than A Legal Rockstar? Obamacare At The Supreme Court

"Perhaps," Ezra Klein wrote last week, "the Supreme Court will surprise us on this one"—meaning the Court might not overturn the part of the Affordable Care Act that would require nearly all Americans to maintain at least some amount of healthcare i…

Anti-Semitic Elmo Kicked Out Of Central Park Zoo In New York

They say mental illness isn’t funny, but when I say “they” I mean my dishwasher and mailbox, and those two liars are always spreading rumors about me. Case in point: a mentally disturbed man in an Elmo costume was kicked out of Central Park Zoo over…

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