July 16, 2012
A Tale Of Two Campaigns
BuzzFeed's Zeke Miller joins HLN's Christi Paul to talk about his story highlighting the starke differences between the Obama and Romney campaigns. Miller also responds to the New York Post's article about Obama's call for supporters add fundraising efforts through wedding registries. "I'd take the tupperware."
The Book Truck: Mobile Library Hits Mexico City's Streets
Local arts nonprofit Alumnos47 has converted a Freightliner M2 20K truck into a 215 square-foot mobile library with the capacity for 1,500 books on visual art and culture. Designed by architecture firm PRODUCTORA, this bibliophile's dream emerged ou…
17 Items Rihanna Absolutely Must Include In Her New Clothing Line
Rihanna just announced she's creating a clothing line (finally!) for U.K. chain River Island. If there's one thing she's good at, in terms of dressing, it's pulling off things that are fabulously odd. Here are some of my favorites that I really hope she includes in this line.
Exclusive Premiere Of Pierce The Veil's Track 'Props & Mayhem' & Giveaway On We've Got You Covered's Blog
Check out the exclusive premiere of Pierce the Veil’s new song, “Props & Mayhem”! This will be the first listen to this track off their new album Collide With The Sky dropping tomorrow. Not only that, but two fans will be chosen to recieve a free co…
Emma Watson Talks About Her Mom Picking Her Up At The Airport
Despite being a global superstar who everyone adores, Emma Watson is still a normal 22-year-old who’s mom picks her up from the airport. And while I don’t want to brag, my mom also picks me up from the airport. So Emma Watson and I actually have a l…
In Egypt Visit, Hillary Clinton Caught In Political Divide
It may not have been what U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was expecting on her first visit to Cairo since Egyptians voted in their first democratic presidential election in the country’s history last month. But for a portion of her two-day v…
Cover Story: 1UP's Essential 100, Part One From 1UP.com
We'l be publishing four Essential 100 cover stories throughout the remainder of 2012; 100 retrospectives in a single week was a little more than we (or you) could handle. This week kicks things off starting at the 100th most important game of all ti…
Democrats Mock GOP For Protecting Own Health Care In Repeal Vote
When Congress passed the health care law, it required members of Congress to get their insurance on exchanges with the rest of the public. But in voting to repeal that law, Republicans and a handful of Democrats were also voting to go back to the ol…
Kim Kardashian Shows Off Tiny Waist In Skintight Swimsuit
Kim Kardashian, 31, shared a sexy behind-the-scenes photo via Instagram July 15. "Good morning Miami," the E! reality star wrote in the caption. Wearing a skintight swimsuit that accentuated her trim waistline and supple cleavage, the E! star sat on…
An Introduction To 7 Awesome Indie Nail Polish Labels
While perusing some nail blogs, I noticed an underground world of indie polishes, and a whole cult of girls who obsess over them. Nail polishes are kind of like "it" bags — I'd rather wear an interesting, mysterious shade than some hotly coveted, limited edition Chanel polish that anyone who reads any fashion rag can identify instantly.
Jonah Falcon, Man With World's Largest Penis, Frisked By TSA At California Airport
Jonah Falcon was stopped and frisked by the TSA at the San Francisco International Airport on July 9 because of a bulging package hidden in his pants. But the 41-year-old New Yorker wasn't packing a dirty bomb, drugs or a Costco-sized tube of toothp…
It'll take a little while for super-high-resolution gadget screens to become the norm, and developers are going to have to design special "Retina" versions of their apps and sites in the meantime. This, though, isn't just about that â€” about what happens five years later, when low-res screens are dying, but not yet dead.
Sarah Silverman Makes Sheldon Adelson An Offer He Might Refuse
Casino magnate Sheldon Adelson has pledged Mitt Romney as much as $100 million for his presidential campaign, but Sarah Silverman would rather see him give the money to Obama. So she offers him "traditional lesbian sex" if he changes his mind.
31 Things I Learned At San Diego Comic-Con
I went to Comic-Con last weekend, and I learned a lot about comic books, video games, open bars, and waiting in long lines. If you've never been, maybe this will help convince you to make it out to San Diego next summer. Seriously, there was something for everyone.
No Doubt, 'Settle Down': Band Releases New Single, Gwen Stefani Is 'Ruff And Tuff' (AUDIO)
Are you ready for the flood of nostalgia that's about to overcome your senses? No Doubt officially released their first single in over 10 years, and the band wasted no time getting back into their pop-ska groove.
TIME’s Review Of The Dark Knight Rises: To The Depths, To The Heights
The Dark Knight Rises, Christopher Nolan’s mesmerizing climax to his trilogy reboot of the DC Comics character, is a show, all right. But not in the way of the standard summer action fantasy. Although his movie contains elaborate fights, stunts, cha…
'Iron Man 3' Footage: Comic-Con Crowd Treated To Impressive Clips, Joking Robert Downey Jr.
An ever-jovial Robert Downey Jr. was on hand Saturday to bring "Iron Man 3" footage and news to a buzzy Comic-Con crowd. As part of Marvel's Hall H panel (which also featured big news in the "Guardians of the Galaxy" and "Ant-Man" departments), the …
The First Woman To Represent Malaysia In Olympic Shooting Will Be Eight Months Pregnant
Nur Suryani Mohamed Taibi, a 29-year-old logistics officer in the Malaysian Navy, isn't the first pregnant competitor in Olympics history, but she will be the most heavily pregnant athlete. She told the New York Times that someday she will tell her daughter, “You are very lucky, you’re not born yet and you already went to the Olympics.”
Sylvestor Stallone News - Sylvester Stallone's Son Sage 'Depressed' Because He Was Estranged From Dad, Says Family Source (EXCLUSIVE)
The son of Sylvestor Stallone was “depressed” in the days before his death because his Hollywood superstar father hadn’t returned phone calls he’d left him wishing him a happy 66th birthday, he told other family members.
Robert Russell Found His Own Car, Stolen 42 Years Ago, On eBay
LOS ANGELES — A Texas man whose prized sports car was stolen 42 years ago recovered the vehicle in California after spotting it on eBay, authorities said Sunday. Robert Russell told the Los Angeles County sheriff's officials that he had never given …
Rudy Eugene Met Ronald Poppo Before Face-Mauling Attack
In the months following Rudy Eugene's face-mauling attack on Ronald Poppo on Memorial Day weekend, the question remains: Why did he brutally attack a homeless man on a sunny Saturday afternoon? Toxicology reports were unable to prove that an illicit…
Sylvester Stallone On Sage Stallone's Death -- I'm Grief-Stricken
The police jumped the gun by saying it was accidental. It was no accident - just like MJ's death was no accident. They were both playing Russian roulette. You would think Sly would have provided a more recent picture of him and Sage to show how …
6 Movies That Predicted Disasters With Eerie Accuracy
Do you remember how, after 9/11, people started digging up all sorts of movies, shows and photos that "predicted" the attacks (like the TV show that featured an almost identical terror plot a year ahead of time)? If you're one of the creators, you h…