July 9, 2012
When I saw this story on Saturday, I wanted nothing more than to post it first thing this morning, but when I tried to start writing about it, I really couldn’t think of the right words to say. The story, of course, is that a young boy named Zachary…
Until this week, the world's biggest tech company had 39 EPEAT-certified products. Then it went a step further: It deleted its entire history of green products.
The pro-thin community on the Internet is hating on Kate Upton's body. But actually, unexpected supermodels like her are just what the fashion industry needs.
Every July, a classic car festival called Power Big Meet takes place in the town of Västerås, Sweden. "Raggare" are Swedes who love '50s Americana culture - Elvis, rockabilly music, greaser style, and a somewhat tone-deaf use of the Confederate flag. Here are photos from this year's fest.
Because when you write angry letters condemning superstars being able to choose where they want to play, you probably shouldn't turn around and facilitate Dwight Howard going to Brooklyn.
Boldly going where no man, in normal clothes, has gone before. Pretty much everything Bill touches turns to ironic gold.
Yes, goat-pantying is a real rodeo event. And some people want to put a stop to it.
Almost daily, new studies come out saying some habit or pill will either benefit your health, or destroy it. If you look closely, the studies end up contradicting each other.
A spokesman's move seen as a concession to the libertarian wing of the Republican Party. Meanwhile, Romney plans a trip to Israel.
I did not expect to read a fantastic and surreal poem about the iPad today, or ever. And yet: "I am supposed to run 98.6. I run sometimes as hot as 103. OH CHRIST I am burning up, in the lap of a techno-dad. OH CHRIST I burn up while I read him the news."
The girls in a new study didn't do any worse at math than the boys. But they were more anxious about it — which could have implications down the line.
All the benefits of being there without the crowds. And the swag, and the celebrity sightings and the amazing cosplay and...okay it's not the same but it's close.
The cake is pretty much the best cake ever.
Kourtney Kardashian has had her baby girl, and according to People, the reality TV star and her boyfriend, Scott Disick, have named her Penelope Scotland Disick. We were kind of iffy on the name Penelope, which is a Greek name that means "weaver…
Having gabbed at some length regarding Hollywood's abject betrayal of our cultural hunger for narrative, Elmo Keep and Maria Bustillos repaired to the movies to remedy the defects in their Summer Blockbuster education this weekend. Keep took in The …
JANE MY LITTLE SUNBEAM WHERE ARE YOU I NEED YOU BY MY SIDE I’m taking a walk be back for dinner AH YES MY CAGED SPRITE COMMUNE WITH NATURE AND UPON YOUR RETURN RELATE TO ME THE VAGRANT GLORIES OF THE RUINED WOODS do you really want me to d…
For even the most botanically inept, terrariums are super easy to make and incredibly low-maintenance. They also make pretty much the best gifts or party favors ever.
This Brave cosplay is so good, I don't even need to see the movie now. Which is nice, because two hours of Billy Connolly is more hours of Billy Connolly than is strictly necessary, IMO.
The Home Run Derby is not the greatest All-Star event in sports. It's not. But it could be.
Instagram isn't just for useless, stupid pictures of your food or feet at the beach.
She endorsed Obama in 2008, but appeared in a video for Romney's fundraising software ComMitt this year. Her team says she's "not politically aligned." Meanwhile, Sarah Jessica Parker and Anna Wintour are firmly pro-Obama.
Tales of David Bowie and Mick Jagger's sexual escapades together have been published in a new book by Christopher Andersen. The Daily News gave us a sneak peek. Here are a few excerpts.
Any excuse to listen to the "Golden Girls" theme song is a good excuse.
No Saudi women will compete at the London Olympics, despite the government lifting the ban on female competitors earlier this year. Turns out, years of barring women from sports has left the country without any trained female athletes. The only realistic candidate was equestrian Dalma Rushi Malhas, whose injured horse left her unable to compete two weeks ago.
Hope you weren't planning on eating any time today. Plus, when elaborate lies go wrong and the Imperial System rules despite what Metric System naysayers think.
Handlebar style. Possibly a member of a feline barbershop quartet.
Thanks software designed for catching criminals, we now have a depiction of how women picture the Fifty Shades of Grey character. This has officially gone too far.
"Your cellphone is one of the most common ways you're going to encounter a law enforcement officer," according to the ACLU. And it's only getting worse.
After a little switch-a-roo that I did on the previous All Time Low interview that was a huge hit, I now did a little quiz for guitartist Jack Barakat and drummer Rian Dawson on how well they know each other. Favorite female attribute, smell, sound,…
We’re less than a month away from the most important basketball event of the summer, and it appears that the NBA is trying to ruin the fun for everyone. I’m not talking about the 2012 Summer Olympics, because I’m an American who lives with the foreg…
One of the best part of our popular The Best And Worst Of WWE Raw column is the amazing collection of animated GIFs from Casey at Hammerlock Dialectic.
Caroline Stern, a dentist, and George Hess, a movie prop master, were waiting for a train at the Columbus Circle station after a late evening at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Midsummer Night’s Swing last year when they began dancing the Charleston to a m…
On Friday, I begged America to take a step in the right direction toward financial responsibility, and for the most part people listened. Katy Perry: Part of Me opened to a colossal fart noise, earning just $10 million. Overall, the film’s per scree…
A zoning fight becomes "a matter of fasting and prayer in the temple." Apostle Elder Nelson intervenes.
Add this to the list of reasons not to move there.
President Obama called for extending the Bush tax cuts today only for middle class Americans, defined as those making under $250,000. But several prominent Democrats have voiced disagreement with the President's long held postion in the past.
The Cavs star is on the US Select team, which means he's there to give the Olympic team some competition. He was able to do that and then some.
At 30 years old, Federer's game has become a mixture of technical skill and psychological warfare.
As Katie enters the Next Chapter of her life, she might be best off putting acting on the back burner while she focuses on her fashion brand. She's already been fairly successful with her clothing line so far — and could have a very promising future in the business.
That was fast! Less than two weeks after filing for divorce, TomKat's lawyers have hammered out the details.
They had a dunk machine at a family party, and then things got steamy!
Gandhi wrote this amazing plea in 1939 to Adolph Hitler asking him to stop what he was doing.
Don't shy away from bright shades! This home decor is both colorful and chic.
The Red Sox reliever is quite the douche.
I’m not one to narc on a beautiful woman having a good time, but here’s a clip of Sports Illustrated cover girl Kate Upton — 20-year old Kate Upton — enjoying a clear, yellow-ish beverage in a transparent plastic cup at a Detroit Tigers home game ov…
Starts off serene, goes batshit crazy around 0:40, then settles down into serene again. Look up at your third eye and roar, everyone.
This is so much nicer than the real thing. Good thing HBO got to it first.
The Obama strategist offered a bit of advice for then Democratic presidential candidate Massachusetts Governor Michael Dukakis, that could double for advice for Romney today.
Every aspect of his campaign is geared toward a single goal. After a career spent raising money, a final challenge.
BuzzFeed's Matt Stopera joins Mike Galanos on HLN to talk about the latest A-lister to join Instagram. Lady Gaga follows sharp tongued Rihanna and the most-followed user, Justin Bieber, on the photo sharing social network.
Alternate title: Leonardo DiCaprio being adorable. Just because it's Monday and you should start your week off right.
I don't presume to know what tiny ponies dream about, but if I had to guess, I would guess that it was about pony world domination. Which would be the cutest world domination of all time. Sign me up.
She's cute, but don't get on her bad side. Because her bad side is pure, adorable evil!
I knew it. No creature could possibly be that happy all of the time.
This raises so many questions. You've got to admire the honesty of this rejection letter from the '70s.
She tied the knot this weekend in New York City. Congrats!
The Front Desk is a hilarious web series about a hotel front desk clerk. The latest webisode features Fred Armisen as a guest who has recently taken a vow of silence. This should be a real show.
They may have been way more advanced back then. Disclaimer: if you don't love unicorns and rainbows, you might be inclined to disagree.
Come on. Out with it. Also, explain yourself. What the hell were you thinking?
Ladies and gentleman, here is the back of Britney Spears dancing courtesy of an audience member at a recent taping of "X Factor" in North Carolina. Looks like she'll be a fun new judge!
In the 4th inning of yesterday's Twins-Rangers game in Texas, some good old fashioned thunder and lightning scared a bunch of millionaires. It was funny.
The Internet will not forget you. At the age of 95, he gave way to kidney failure on July 8th, 2012.
Jessie J., Rihanna, and many more performed in London's Hyde Park wearing more layers, nail art, and statement hosiery than we've seen in the past 12 issues of Nylon combined. Let's take a look at their wild performance attire.
Not sure if I can classify this as a "photobomb" but it sure is good, whatever it is.
In honor the Olympics in London, ESPN got over two dozen athletes to strip down for their body issue. Plus, all the TomKat news you missed over the weekend and Hellboy makes some kid's day.
63-year-old Ina Garrett thought her pastor had a demon in him, so she threw a Bible at his head. I think I love this woman.
Rob Portman's close ties to the Bush White House, including serving budget director (seen here in his nomination) will be fodder for Democrats. "The OMB has an essential responsibility of implementing the full range of my administration's agenda"
The cosmetics brand had planned to sell its products in China, but the Chinese government requires animal testing. After customer backlash, the company — which has been animal-testing-free in the US for over 15 years — decided to put operations in China on hold until laws there change.
MAMA! Here are a few photos of my first few days in New Jersey! I'm going to be in New Jersey for a little while for business --and to visit my family &friends of course. So far since I've been back east, I've gotten to see all of my family and frie…
Paris Haute Couture Week is officially over. We’ve already reviewed the shows, picked the prettiest looks, rounded up the critiques, traced the history of the brides, and taken a look at the beauty; but obviously one of the most important parts of a…
Sympathy for the solider stands as the strongest theme of Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater, which couches the entire series and the back story of its most important figure in terms of betrayal by the United States government. The Boss, a powerful fem…
Kate Wolff always knew she was funny, but when her classmates growing up told her she was going to be on "Saturday Night Live," she laughed and informed them she wanted to be a teacher. Well, life is funny sometimes. Teaching wasn't the dream job Wo…
FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., July 6 (UPI) -- A southeastern Michigan woman is in serious condition in the intensive-care unit at a Detroit hospital with a rare, flesh-eating disease, her husband said.