June 8, 2012
SOPHIA, Bulgaria, June 7 (UPI) -- Archaeologists in Bulgaria say they've found two medieval skeletons pierced through the chest with iron rods intended to stop them from turning into vampires.
So what if Adele wants to wear four pairs of Spanx? She isn't sending women back to the age of girdles, like some feminists believe.
Can you tell the difference between these two celebrity dopplegängers? Considering how the latter is the star of Prometheus (out this weekend!), you should probably learn who's who pretty fast.
A friendly reminder that Boston's Big 3 has always handled themselves better than Miami's.
BuzzFeed's Ben Smith and Michael Hastings talk about President Obama's "zero tolerance" for leaked classified information comment on NOW with Alex Wagner Friday. Also, Smith and Hastings shall now only be booked on TV together.
Roller derby skaters around the world register their names in one place. Here are some of the most hilarious, bizarre, and punnily brilliant.
Move over cabs, didn't you hear? Tortoises are the newest vehicles on the block.
They didn't even get to meet the candidate. UPDATED: When Romney found out they felt snubbed, he called to apologize.
Actually, all you need to do is get them started at a young age and then they'll get used to filing themselves. This one's called Morris.
This sounds crazy wrong but trust me: two rights make a right.
Anyone else feeling queasy? The Oregon Parks and Rec employees have a stronger stomach than I.
As the Heat continue to shift between terminal and perfect, and the Celtics try to figure out what they have left, one player's absence is to blame for why the Eastern Conference playoffs have seemed so hollow.
Paulites feel abandoned by the Kentucky senator and son of their dear leader, who is publicly supporting Romney for president. This actually may not bode well for bringing them into the Republican coalition. "WHY RAND WHY?!"
You could get ready for Prometheus by watching Ridley Scott's original Alien. Or you could watch star Michael Fassbender be a total badass Roman centurion instead.
They are both so adorable. Too bad they could never be.
This just doesn't seem right. Plus a woman is charged with malicious castration and middle school pranks aren't limited to the student body.
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Stephenie Meyer, the famed author behind the uber-successful Twilight books, is taking another of her novels to the big screen. The film adaptation of her 2008 bestseller The Host -- which stars The Lovely Bones actress Saoirse Ronan -- will hit the…
You better listen to it, maybe?
Please let this continue. Please let this continue. Please let this continue.
YOU GOING TO ARGUE WITH KANYE WEST ON HIS BIRTHDAY?
He's 23 now — and apparently may be guilty of gang activity and premeditated murder for stabbing a man to death outside a Los Angeles nightclub. Child stars, man!
You probably already guessed it, but the show is a dating competition done in the style of NBC's The Voice. So it's suuuuper original.
People looking at the internet are getting a kick out of the "overly attached girlfriend" meme. In response I present: the douchey boyfriend meme!
By posting the tabloid cover to Instagram and telling the haters she "owns" them.
Survive Anything! series sure thinks boys and girls need different life skills. Boys get to survive shark attacks while girls get to "survive" teaching their cat to sit.
The ACLU's new "Stop-and-Frisk Watch" app aims to help observers report and quantify stop-and-frisks. But can an app really change the police?
The Obama campaign wasn't troubled by the nuance in 2008. Schadenfreude from a former McCain aide.
A proposed law would ban criminals convicted of sexually abusing children from being buried in military cemeteries. Veterans groups are in favor, but an expert in sex offender laws says this one goes too far.
It's back! This is what you're going to spend the rest of your day watching. Except when they get kind of boring and just sleep at you. Except even that's kind of riveting, if we're being honest.
The new Kevin Durant family-comedy is going to be this generation's "Casablanca." Plus Jim Belushi!
In this little heard clip from 1994, accessed online via the Web Archive, Barack Obama, as a civil rights lawyer for Miner Barnhill, delivered oral arguments before Seventh Circuit court Judge Richard Posner. Obama was defending a whistleblower who had allegedly been blacklisted by his bosses after he had reported them for fraud. The hearing was to decide whether Obama's client was entitled to punitive damages, which Obama won.
Because sometimes, your internet stalker is a real person, made out of meat. And you have to talk to them.
Whoa. It's almost as if polar bears don't naturally belong in aquariums!
Among the items the Republican imagines on the incumbent's list: "Divide the American people." More red meat for the right.
Michael Kors On The Worst Fashion Mistake He Ever Made, His Bar Mitzvah Theme, And Why He Hates Maxi Dresses
Last night Fern Mallis interviewed Michael Kors as the last installment of her ‘Fashion Icons’ series at the 92nd Street Y. Not only is Kors one of the most prolific (and most likable) designers, but he’s also one of the most quotable. Mallis asked …
"Can you see that one of those chocolate, um, uh, chocolate goodies finds its way to our ride?"
Foam party-related ER visits are on the rise. Says a doctor: “I question any party where you’re intentionally going to put together alcohol, slippery surfaces and blinding people to their visual surroundings."
New video from Amnesty International.
There is nothing in sports like the home-field advantage in college football. A raucous crowd can be the difference in a game. While the atmosphere of the stadium is based on all of the fans, it all starts with the student section...
Turns out you've being doing it wrong your entire life. This guy'll set you right.
This is the most polite and cheery way to give a huge middle finger to all the internet "haters."
We've all seen the news reports, but what happens all the other times you DON'T eat a person?
Join today and stop the invading Hobbit forces! Lord of the Rings looks really different through the eyes of Mordor natives.
This is what those of us in the cat-video business call a "Lopsided Play Dynamic." OK, I made that up, but it totally sounds like it could be a thing.
WHOA WHOA WHOA. I don't know whether to tweet about this or post it on Facebook.
Who are your favorite famous best friends? Here's a list to get you started. Share your photos of your real-life best friends, too!
WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT: The channel's chief correspondent claims that he and his crew were led into a trap by the Free Syrian Army near Homs.
Dressed in a zebra print bikini, that appeared to be child's size, Coco threatened to spill from the bra.
Organizers of the tennis tournament decided to designate one of the tennis tournaments 14 days a "Ladies' Day." This meant no-boys-allowed events, a bright pink court, and lots of other pink stuff. If they want to play like that, I'll show them the REAL ladies day: Rafael Nadal's semi-shirtless match.
Inspired by Tupac at Coachella, Bill Murray unveiled the hologram version of himself on last night's Late Show. I know it's a joke but I'm all for it.
It's a policy the President supported as a Senator, as well as when campaigning for President as part of his health care plan: allowing cheap drug imports from Canada But according to emails mined by House Republicans as part of their investigation into Obama's deal marking with the pharmaceutical industry to get health care reform passed, the President promised to protect the drug industry from such cheap imports.
A new video from the Republican National Committee today mocks the President for his repeated use of the word "headwinds" over his tenure in office to define the struggles facing the economy.
A new ad from the Romney campaign today hits back at the Obama campaign on Romney's record in Massachusetts saying he worked with the opposing party and balanced the budget without raising taxes.
It's Insano, the world's largest water slide in Beach Park, Ceara, Brazil. Riders fly down at up to 65 miles per hour. That's insano.
He claimed he didn't seek the endorsement of the forgotten left-wing group, but minutes suggest otherwise. Rogers says they didn't have members.
Plan for there to be a wait before your messages get published on Miiverse.
If you have anything to do with the book industry, you are probably nauseated by the mere mention of that industry's annual tradeshow, which started on Monday and wraps up today. But not everyone is some sort of book fanatic—some people just read b…
Davis, now 34, told Nelson of the friendships he developed with Jevon Kearse, Samari Rolle and Eddie George in Tennessee more than a decade ago, but he kept his secret in a league that has never had an openly gay player. He told of a moment with the…
So Bamboozle was a ton of fun hanging out with all my friends at the beach, watching shows, and interviewing bands... When I got the notice that I would be interviewing Boys Like Girls I was really excited and nervous because they are my closest fri…
You knew it was going to happen eventually, and it’s shocking it took this long: Yes,the Kardashians are launching a makeup line! While some of their collaborations are head-scratching, this one actually makes sense. The ladies, particularly Kim, al…
When young designers give interviews, it’s usually about how organic their design process is and how grateful they are for industry recognition. Which all may be true, but it doesn’t make for very exciting reading/watching sometimes. As designers be…
The PC port of Dark Souls was a product of fan demand -- a petition urged Namco Bandai to make it happen, and the publisher answered by announcing the Prepare to Die Edition for PC in April. Following the disappointment that emerged when it was anno…
Today, Senate Republicans voted unanimously against legislation to close the pay gap between women and men. The Senate voted 58-41 against allowing debate on
We share some of our favorite Al Gore moments from the show, including Gore’s reference to Billy Joel’s “We Didn’t Start the Fire” while discussing the divisive politics on display in Wisconsin; his pointed critique of Mitt Romney’s position on the …
Choupette, Karl Lagerfeld’s 9 month old kitten, is definitely having her 15 minutes right now thanks to Lagerfeld’s glowing praise in a WWD interview yesterday and the subsequent creation of a Twitter account devoted to the “famous beauty.” We even …
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It's easy to make a long-term bet on the wrong candidate. But really, when is it ever a good idea to get Jimmy Carter tattooed on your ass?
Dab this popular East Indian spice on your pimples once daily, and you could tame even severe acne flare-ups in as little as one week. According to University of Texas researchers, turmeric is packed with curcumin -- an antioxidant that penetrates d…
Don't expect to see regular 75% off sales popping up on Origin.
It's too soon to cut the system's price, according to Shuhei Yoshida.
Abbey Crouch has posted another bikini picture showing of her very slim figure as she holidays in Dubai with husband Peter.