July 20, 2012
Well Katy Perry, Russell Brand isn't the only One That Got Away, as news breaks that Katy's former boyfriend and lead singer of Gym Class Heroes, Travie McCoy is allegedly dating singer/actress Juliette Lewis of Juliette and the Licks. The duo recen…
BUZZNET Exclusive: Keith Buckley Of Every Time I Die Lends His Warped Tour Advice (VIDEO) On Sara Scoggs' Blog
Keith Buckley of Every Time I Die was kind enough to chat with me at Warped Tour -- he was one of my favorites! He shared how he "gambled with his life" in Las Vegas, his favorite part of being part of Warped Tour and what advice he has for kids who…
The "Bridesmaids"-esque comedy starring Kirsten Dunst, Lizzy Caplan, Isla Fisher, Rebel Wilson, James Marsden, and Adam Scott is scheduled to be in theaters on September 7th of this year. The trailer is hilarious.
It seems like just yesterday that Miley Cyrus was getting her big break as the lead role on Disney's hit show Hannah Montana. Fast forward six years and the former tween star is all grown-up and engaged to her mega-babe boyfriend Liam Hemsworth! Whi…
By way of Sportress Of Blogitude come these pictures of Spain’s real, actual 2012 Summer Olympic uniforms, and to say they make the country’s best athletes look like pizza delivery boys or some sort of anthropomorphic kethups and mustards is an unde…
The world's #2-ranked golfer is struggling at the British Open and has missed four of his last six cuts. But he's still doing pretty great.
As Democrats and Republicans tiptoe around talking policy the day of a massacre, the New York Mayor is blunt:
Clueless is officially 17 years old. Here are the ways it'd differ if it came out in 2012.
It's not an easy look to pull off but! The Fashion Mailbag is here to help with your shorts-and-heels messaging.
Sjakie was born at Burgers' Zoo in the Netherlands and, although his mom tried to care for him, she didn't have enough milk to keep him healthy. Workers at the zoo struggled to find a surrogate for Sjakie (pronounced "Sharkey") to hold on to when a 2-year-old girl met him and gifted him with the right bear for the job.
Homemade infographics are stolen from Tom Scocca.
Jesus, this is what I get for sleeping in on my Friday. A gunman, since identified as 24-year-old James Holmes (full name James Eagan Holmes, according to the Chicago Trib), opened fire at a screening of The Dark Knight Rises in Aurora, Colorado.
The New York Governor had resisted releasing a 2,200-word letter to the New York Times, which protests way too much about business groups' influence on him. He finally released it to a Westchester newspaper today.
The President spoke with the Mayor of Aurora and met with the FBI Director and Counsel.
This is an incredible collection. Either this guy hoarded every important toy from the '90s or he hunted them down like some sort of toy-collecting Indiana Jones.
You probably be expecting corn prices to go up. Plus, the NBA is looking for some new sponsors.
Maniac Mansion turned all of those conventions on their heads. With the (notable) exception of 1985's Mac-based Déjá Vu, this was the first time the adventure genre truly embraced the point-and-click philosophy. Actions, items, and character mo…
#TESHsays. Entertainment Tonight legend John Tesh's Twitter stream is like a deluge of Pro Tips.
There is nothing worse than wet socks. I repeat: there is nothing worse than wet socks.
Mountain gorillas: 1. Evil poachers: 0. The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund reports that while this behavior has been seen in adults before, this is the first time that juvenile gorillas have shown off their impressive cognitive skills by disarming a poacher's snare.
And she's already come up with a new concept.
Why wouldn't someone take advantage of US tax laws if they could? Also, you may have Drunkorexia.
I think he's just practicing his doggie paddle. Safety first!
"Aurora," the Colorado town where a man shot and killed at least 12 people in a movie theater, is trending on Twitter. An online boutique had no idea why it was trending when they used the hashtag to promote their "Aurora" dress.
An unspoken rule, broken today by Mike Bloomberg. "The sad thing is that Obama knows better," says a gun control advocate.
Game of Thrones and A Song of Ice and Fire fans are very dedicated. Here are some of the best things they've made based on the books and show.
This question always seems to come up when one of the big companies buys a little one.
He's still a few strokes back, but there was a major blast from the past on the 18th hole of the British Open today.
Grab your gel medium and a clothes hanger and get to work.
Individual contributions to Romney for President peaked on the first of the month, then soared again following SCOTUS's health care decision. Those to Obama for America started the month slower but rose precipitously during the last days of June.
A new wave of Obama “vetters” have abandoned the Kenya angle and reconciled seemingly contradictory theories about the president’s secret agenda. It's quite a feat.
A ministerial tone. "We can offer comfort to someone near us who is suffering or heavy-laden."
The Aurora, CO mass shooting has already drawn comparisons to the crime that wounded Giffords last January. Now her husband Mark Kelly is offering his condolences.
Michele Bachmann attacks, and Hillary Clinton's many allies, Republican and Democrat alike, swing into action.
Stars and public figures sent their condolences to the victims of the tragic shooting that took place in Aurora, Colorado late last night.
His Reddit posts from his Denver bedroom offered the best live coverage through the night and morning. "It feels like I'm helping out people who need to know this stuff."
This dark rum drink is a pre-party winner in any kind of weather. Try the classic recipe or my new favorite unexpected take on it.
"It gave you tremendous freedom to let you wander wherever you chose," Chris Avellone told us a few years back. Considering his work on Fallout 2, Planescape: Torment, Alpha Protocol, and Fallout: New Vegas among other RPGs, he might know a thing or…
Perhaps the wrong priorities while reporting on this tragedy.
Following the harrowing shooting at a midnight showing of the film in a Colorado theater, Warner Bros. has canceled the Paris premiere that was supposed to take place tonight. A crew has moved in to tear down what would have been a flashy display.
Rep. Michele Bachmann received widespread Republican criticism for linking Hilary Clinton's deputy chief of staff to the Muslim Brotherhood, Politico reported. "Huma Abedin has three family members — her late father, her mother and her brother-conected to Muslim Brotherhood operatives or organizations," Bachmann wrote.
Or at least the Breaking Bad star was the most hyperactive contestant that ever was.
Mark Kiszla of the Denver Post urged his followers to retweet this video to remember Jessica rather than focusing on the shooter. Here she is interviewing hockey player Chris Summers, her first professional interview as an intern. It's incredibly endearing, and equally heartbreaking.
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor navigates the rise of social media. "You better be on your toes and you better realize no back room deals, no secrecy."
This little guy looks like he has some big questions on his mind. I just have three words for you, baby sloth: We. Love. You.
There is no sign that whoever posted this knew about the Aurora shooting when they tweeted it. UPDATE: The @NRA_Rifleman Twitter account has been deleted.
Horror and sorrow in the wake of the nightmarish attack in Aurora. Survivors and families of victims, gathered at Gateway High School near the theater where the shooting took place.
I can't wait for the Samsung Los Angeles Lakers to play the M&M Miami Heat in the 2013 Finals.
How to handle being friends with benefits and texting: If it's not broken, don't text it. Also, the polite way to internet stalk a crush.
What are you eating today? Something delicious, hopefully. Snap a photo of your midday meal and post it below.
The two presidential candidates take time out of their contentious campaign to unite in their grief and shock over the mass shooting in Colorado.
Conservatives took to Twitter to denouonce ABC News reporter Brian Ross for passing off a simple Google search as proof that Aurora theater shooter James Holmes has ties to the Tea Party.
Guns N' Roses lead guitarist says they will never get back together. Also, Jerry Seinfeld and Larry David get a cup of coffee together.
Here's the sequence of events at the Colorado movie theater where a gunman opened fire on a midnight screening of The Dark Knight Rises.
The consumer DSLR isn't going anywhere for a while, and pro-grade cameras will stick around even longer. But now, three years after the first mainstream mirrorless interchangeable lens camera hit the market, Canon appears to be making its own. There's no turning back.
The box-office take of The Dark Knight Rises is probably the least important thing about this right now.
"It wasn't me." A couple of Facebook users with the name of James Holmes, the suspect in the Colorado Dark Knight Rises shooting, are forced to issue denials.
James Eagan Holmes is the 24-year old man in police custody for the shootings last night at a movie theater in Aurora, Colorado. Details about his life are slowly emerging.
Aspiring sportswriter Jessica Ghawi survived the Eaton Center shootings in Toronto, and wrote hauntingly about them. She died in a Colorado movie theater this morning.
'West Wing' Actor Josh Malina Ate On $31.50 A Week, And So Should Everyone Voting On Food Stamp Funding
Cenk talks to Josh Malina (“The West Wing” and “Scandal”) about Malina’s week on the “SNAP Challenge” — living on $31.50 worth of food, the weekly amount provided by the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. “In my constant attempt to avoid bei…
Skin, however, is an entirely different story. And mascara ads? Those may be more photoshopped than anything else.
Picking up eight years since the Joker turned Gotham upside down and Batman (Christian Bale) took the fall for Harvey Dent, Rises introduces Bane (Tom Hardy doing wonders with limited expression), who comes to town to burn it down. Bane’s drawn-out …
Survivor thought the gunman — now in custody — was part of a "publicity stunt." "Alex is still missing."
Cenk slams Fox News for purposefully taking President Obama’s “you didn’t build that” comment from a recent speech about job creation in Boston out of context. Fox News ran 42 segments about Obama “insulting” the work of small businesses. “It’s not …
Yesterday afternoon we shared with you the video of 19-year old Australian track and field star Michelle Jenneke winning the 100m hurdles at the 14th IAAF
Is there a disease more sensationally gruesome, more thrillingly disturbing than rabies? The macabre virus, which has haunted the imaginations (and nightmares) of nearly every human culture for thousands of years, is the subject of a new nonfiction …
Hey ladies and gentle hipsters of the greater Williamsburg area (sorry, Bushwick–East Williamsburg doesn’t count): Is busking for change at the Bedford L stop not enough to supplement your weekly PBR expenditures? Have the taxes on American Spirits …
If you were around on the interwebs last week the site Skinny Gossip might ring a bell. Last month the site wrote an excessively nasty post criticizing Kate Upton’s body (the phrase “squishy brick” was used, among other, ickier descriptors). You mig…
Summers are filled with road trips and road trips are about junk food pit stops, managing gas station bathroom filth and also the car itself. For some reason, every time I get a car, I begin to fill it with lots of extra little things that I imagine…
Dr. Jill Stein recently beat out comedian and actress Roseanne Barr to become the Green Party’s candidate for president. Barr was running an aggressive campaign on Twitter, but it is 62-year-old Stein whose name will be on the ballot (in most states…
The fact is, the single greatest contributor to the resounding success of Minecraft is undoubtedly the culture that has sprung up around it. Sharing one's creations isn't simply satisfying, it opens the eyes of the unindoctrinated to the raw potenti…
Let’s start with my bias: I write comic book scripts for a living. As a kid, reading Batman for the first time, I was immediately drawn to the idea of a man dressing up as a Bat to prey on the superstitions of the wrong guy on the street. As bad as …
This just in: Rush Limbaugh is an idiot, and political pundits make outrageous statements so that people will pay attention to them. A transcript from his show yesterday:
A man was questioned by TSA agents at San Francisco International Airport recently, over a suspicious bulge in his pants that turned out to be his enormous penis, and I swear this isn’t the beginning of an adult film.