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June 8, 2012

'Vampire' Skeletons Unearthed In Bulgaria

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.

Let's Hear It For The Spanx

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.

Tom Hardy Or Logan Marshall-Green?

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.

Breaking Down Leaks, Whistleblowers And The Like

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.

How To File Your Corgi

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.

Derrick Rose Haunts Me From The Grave

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.

Goth Cameos Photo - Buzznet

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Stephenie Meyer's Book The Host: Exclusive Intro Excerpt

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…

Should Sex Offenders Be Buried With Military Honors?

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.

Treat Yourself To The Shiba Inu Puppy Cam

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.

Lawyer Barack Obama In Court In 1994

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.

Beware Foam Parties

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."

Mordor Recruitment Video

Join today and stop the invading Hobbit forces! Lord of the Rings looks really different through the eyes of Mordor natives.

The REAL Ladies' Day At The French Open?

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.

The Health Care Promise Obama Broke

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.

New RNC Video: Obama Says Headwinds A Lot

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.

Obama And The New Party

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.

Four Hours In The Totebag Capital Of The World

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…

Wade Davis Says He's Gay, Hopes NFL Has Changed

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…

Marc Jacobs Was Not A Fat Drug Addict, OK?

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…

Dark Souls Preview For PC From 1UP.com

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…

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