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July 28, 2012

What's Your STEREOtype?

This new app will pigeonhole your musical tastes based on your facebook music "likes," your This Is My Jam selections, or a list of your favorite artists. Post yours in the comments, hipsters!

American Boxer Terrell Gausha Notched The Games' First Knockout Today

And he had another knockdown to boot. GIFs here.

Tumblr: The Musical

Brought to you by Hank Green of Vlogbrothers. "There's so many cats / look, this one's wearing a hat!"

Walrus Dancing To Michael Jackson

He's bad, you know it, he's bad!

This Italian Fencing Gold Medalist's Celebration Was Heartwarming

Now this is how you react to winning a gold.

The 11 Best US Olympian Twitter Accounts

These are the athletes you should be following for the 2012 London games.

The Incredible Archery Announcers Have Already Stolen The Olympics

These guys are the best. Here are some of their shining moments.

Ryan Lochte Annihilated Michael Phelps In Their First Duel Of London 2012

Gold for Lochte, nothing for Phelps. Watch the last kick.

The First American Medal Was Also The Olympics' Most Dramatic Moment So Far

It could have been a team archery gold, but Italy had different ideas.

2012 Olympics Parade Of Smartphones And Digital Cameras

A new part of the opening ceremony for 2012, countries from all over the world headed to London to display their favorite gadgets, take self-portraits, update twitter, and instagram pictures of Kobe Bryant. All in fancy patriotic costumes! H/T to Mat Honan for the idea.

Lady Gaga Publishes Racy Nude Of Herself For Her Fans

On closer inspection, I guess she's wearing a flesh colored thong? NSFW unless your work is super awesome.

Bob Costas And Matt Lauer Had A Super-Awkward Conversation About North Korea

Matt Lauer seemed kind of offended by Costas' jokes about Kim Jong-Il's golfing prowess.

The Most Endearingly Geeky Marriage Proposal Ever

A hardcore gamer girl proposed to her boyfriend with this unique and adorable handmade creation. Cute!

The Queen's Corgis Stole The Opening Ceremony Show

The Pembroke Welsh Corgis were featured in a skit featuring James Bond and the Queen herself -- but no one was paying attention to those guys. Some background, animated GIFs, and reactions from around the web on the Olympicorgis:

And Your First 2012 Olympic Gold Medal Winner Is...

She's adorable. She's gracious. She shoots a gun.

Best Dog Toy Ever

Where's your ball, boy? Go git your ball!

BuzzFeed Veepstakes: July 28

Where in the world are Romney's surrogates?

Coming On Too Strong

Doc Love explains why it never works when you com eon too strong.

OP-ED: Microsoft Flight-Style Shutdowns Could Hurt Future Free-To-Play Games

Microsoft ceasing development doesn't inspire confidence in early DLC purchases.

The Age Of Jam: Five NBA Jam Ripoffs That Weren't On Fire From 1UP.com

NBA Jam sold itself partially on attitude, and probably wouldn't have been such a hit if not for all of the basketball players leaping multiple stories in the air and catching on fire. Barkey Shut Up and Jam upped the ante considerably by straight-u…

They’re Heeere –> Girls + Camera Phones = TGI #FriskyFriday!

The best part of your week has arrived. TGI #FriskyFriday!

NBC Cut The Moving Memorial Tribute From The Opening Ceremony Broadcast

The moving tribute to the victims of the 7/7 London bombings featured a haunting performance by singer Emeli Sande. It was one of the most powerful moments of the evening, but it never aired in the US. Watch it now. (Edit: There are some reports that it was more generally a tribute to those who had passed away before the Olympics could begin. Regardless it was cut out of the US broadcast.)

Holy Cow! The First Fifty Shades Of Grey-Themed Campaign Is Here

Here’s a surefire way to get your new ad campaign some buzz: Base it off of the insanely popular book of the moment, Fifty Shades of Grey and then cast some minor celebrities to be in it for good measure. Or, at least that’s the route that Marc New …

The 25 Most Absurd Moments Of The Olympic Opening Ceremony

In the course of this totally bizarre ceremony, 25 moments stood above the rest.

How Hard Are Olympic Sports?

The Olympics always brings to the forefront sports most of us never thing about. Though it won't be making an appearance this year, bobsledding is one of them. Here's what it's really like to be a bobsledder.

How A Convo With Anna Wintour Contributed To Tavi Gevinson’s Disillusionment With Fashion And Other Revelations

Tavi Gavinson just landed a major magazine cover. It’s a far cry from her last one of note: last fall’s L’Officiel, on which she sported a grey bowl cut and wore a bunch of Chanel. This month, she covers feminist magazine Bust and looks pretty nor…

The Queen's 16 Most Excited Faces Of The Opening Ceremony

She's so pumped for the Olympics, y'all.

Those Summer Nights On Jasminevillegas' Blog

This is one of those outfits that totally could go from lunch all the way to going out at night, too cute!! Would YOU wear this? in jasminevillegas' Journal

A Very, Very Pregnant Alessandra Ambrosio Wears Clothes (Like A Normal Pregnant Person) In LOVE

LOVE‘s issue 8 hits newsstands on July 30. To tease the release of the issue, Katie Grand and co. have been releasing bits and pieces to get us excited. And after seeing all the Downton covers for the “costume drama” themed issue, we are. Today UK …

Here’s (Marc Jacobs Ex) Austin Armacost Naked On A Runway In His PETA Ad

On Monday, we reported that Austin Armacost, who once briefly dated Marc Jacobs, would star in a new PETA campaign aimed at gays in the fashion industry. The shoot just happened last Friday and PETA has already released a sneak peek of the campaign.…

Six Things You Might Not Know About Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth's role during the games is largely social and cultural, but as head of state, she does still wield some authority in England and the 15 realms. She probably couldn't call off the Olympics without taking some very drastic steps — not …

Life Of Pi Movie Trailer

A teenage boy and a 250-pound Bengal tiger, stranded on a tiny lifeboat and adrift at sea sounds like the plot for a very short story that doesn't end well for the boy.

Tom Hardy Raps While Holding A Baby

OK. Here we go. This is a video of Tom Hardy, who stars as Bane in the summer blockbuster The Dark Knight Rises, rapping on the street while carrying his son in what appears to bHHHHHHHHNNNNNNNNNGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG THE BABY IS LOOKING AT THE CAMER…

Meet The Olympic Athletes Without A Country

Who are the four athletes who are competing not on behalf of a country, but under the Olympic flag?

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