August 1, 2012
Girl, what's in your makeup bag? I'm so excited to start this new column in my blog. Basically what I'm gonna do is visit all kinds of different rad girls and peek into their makeup bags, closets, etc. It's totally just an excuse for being curious w…
LONDON – Orson Welles' Citizen Kane no longer enjoys the moniker of greatest film of all time, a plaudit it has held for 50 years. The movie has occupied top billing in the British Film Institute-published magazine Sight & Sound's once-a-decade int…
One thing we love about Miley Cyrus is that she's not afraid to expose her true self - especially through Twitter and Instagram. The app-savvy entertainer has quite the connection to her fans via the social media outlets, with pictures and messages.…
Gore Vidal despised the New York Times through and through and would barely have stomached his obituary in that paper today, as credit-giving and realistic and praising as it is. Charles McGrath notes some of the impetus for this hatred in the obit…
Like, every single one. Including Obama, Justin Bieber and Lady Gaga.
These species might be lesser-known but they are definitely not lesser-cute! From dik-diks to echidna puggles, learn to love all these baby weirdos!
Spoilers, spoilers everywhere. Seriously do not click if you want your Series Seven unspoiled.
What's with all the hassle? These people are just tryin' to chill.
The ongoing Fifty Shades of Grey phenomenon has left publicists all over the country scrambling to find connections between their products and the books. Now everything vaguely sexy is being sold as Fifty Shades-themed. Some examples...
Theaters screening The Dark Knight Rises are kind of like planes just after 9/11 these days – places full of panicky people who are easily scared and dangerously paranoid. 45-year-old David Escamillo, despite his legit taste in sick tank tops, learn…
South Korean weightlifter Sa Jae-Hyouk was in the middle of the medal hunt when disaster struck. (WARNING: Somewhat graphic images and video.)
Creating the leotards for Team USA's gymnasts is a process that takes a year and a half, thousands of Swarovski crystals, and many rounds of testing. Each one is like a wedding dress: a spectacular creation the ladies can't wait to debut on the big day.
Not only the greatest sitcom ever, Seinfeld helped launch the career of many actors you love today.
I am speechless. If you scroll, things are going to get all NSFW up in here.
Unbaby.me swaps out babies for awesome stuff (of your choosing). Apologies to all of BuzzFeed's overeager, photo-happy parents in advance.
Terrified of being left behind, Google has trapped its users in the present.
Mike Huckabee urged Americans to dine at Chick-Fil-A today to support the chain's anti-gay marriage stance. Judging by these photos, it was a success.
We share a lot of NMA World Edition’s ridiculously animated, absurdist news recap videos, but their latest (about world record Olympic swimmer Ye Shiwen) brings up an interesting question of how Asian and Pacific Island nations view each other, and …
You be the judge. The album’s weighty title song ‘Gangnam Style’ is composed solely by PSY himself from lyrics to choreography. The song is characterized by its strongly addictive beats and lyrics, and is thus certain to penetrate the foundations…
Ashton Kutcher has whisked Mila Kunis on a romantic vacation to Bali, Page Six can reveal. The actor, still going through a divorce with Demi Moore, has taken Kunis to a five-star resort on Bali’s southern peninsula. Suites include wooden four-poste…
Moderates remain uninsulted, but give it a few hours.
Everything you need to know about the legendary first American team to win the Olympic gymnastics team gold.
Mia Love would be the first black woman in the House Republican caucus. BuzzFeed declined the fundraising ticker.
An argument for why making music sound like dying robots is actually crazy hard. Wub wub wub, bitches.
Also: "People drive through high all the time on all sorts of drugs. There's a woman who drives through smoking pot, wearing pajamas, in a Mercedes every morning."
Keep your eyes on the road, you're gonna get us all killed! Plus an invasion of teddy bears and let's mash-up Julia Childs with Guns'N'Roses.
Can you tell that we’re seriously, unabashedly obsessed with the Olympics here at Fashionista? Well, we are. It’s difficult not to be–what with Ryan Lochte running swimming around all shirtless and Gabby Douglas being generally adorable, it’s a majo…
A real how did he do it, or did he? (Jonesboro, AR) Teresa Carter just doesn’t understand what happened to her son Chavis in the back of a police car.
These Olympians can't keep their eyes (or lips) off each other. Imagine the athletic-offspring potential!
Not the first show you were dragged to by your parents, but the first of your own hilarious adolescent accord. Add yours in the comments!
Organizers are preparing for a possible rise in sex crimes around the Games, and that may be smart — some research shows that the incidence of such crimes does increase around major sporting events.
It's called Never Mind The Anabolics, and it contains 8 ingredients that have been banned by the Olympics as performance enhancing substances.
The girl was living at home and the guy was moving to Germany — so things were already complicated before and a series of chats and emails revealed his true, manipulative nature.
Conservative groups train their cadres in Dallas, where it's one part Hayek, one part Alinsky, and one part Henry Ford. “We’re the salesmen and the production line," says FreedomWorks' Steinhauser.
The Camera Never Lies: Amateur Models Pose And Pout In Mirrors For The World's Worst 'Self-Taken Shots'
Vain subjects taking 'sexy' snaps of themselves in the mirror has become a cultural phenomenon. These awkward examples showcase some of some of the worst.
The White House is under fire today for the news that staffers met in coffee shops and used private emails to avoid disclosure. In 2008, then Senator Obama attacked the Bush Administration for secrecy and promised to be transparent as president.
It's not a tragic case of hoarding, but an art installation in London.
Sleazy messages are de rigueur on internet dating sites. At least sometimes they're creative.
Almost 20 years after Phoenix's death, director George Sluizer has recut Dark Blood, which was left unfinished when Phoenix unexpectedly passed away. Here's the official trailer. (via laughingsquid.com).
Top Boehner Aide Used Private Email Address To Communicate With Jack Abramoff Aide While In The Bush Administration
President Obama has come under some fire from Republicans for a report in Politico that the White House used private emails and met with lobbyists at coffee shops to avoid disclosure. But a top political aide and former chief-of-staff to Speaker John Boehner, Barry Jackson, also did so during his time in the Bush Administration. Jackson used 2003 used a "georgewbush.com" email address to communicate with Neil Volz, an aide disgraced former lobbyist Jack Abramoff, about nominating one of Abramoff's Indian tribe clients for a Presidential Medal of Freedom.
When I finally recovered from the "WTF!?" haze that Danny Boyle's Olympic opening ceremony extravaganza sent me into on Friday night (Sergeant Pepper-era Beatles lookalikes...with dancing orphans!?), I was able to get down to business: International…
Hi Jordyn, I know you won a gold medal and all, but your brother is really hot.
"Batman" shooter James Holmes doesn't just deserve the death penalty ... he deserves the worst, most painful death possible -- so says one of the…
Do I really need to say anything more? These puppies are only two-weeks old so expect a lot of (adorable, round-bellied, kick-y) sleeping.
Why would you taunt us like this? To be fair, two of these are actually in various stages of productions right now. But that doesn't mean they'll see the light of day.
Here's a step-by-step guide to undermining the legitimacy of Olympic competition.
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Our old pal, Colonel Sanders is back with a message for Chic-Fil-A and chicken lovers that is totally true and not at all panderous.
"Some People" by Luke Pearson was submitted for a graphic short story competition in 2009 and has floated around the internet ever since. It's breathtaking.
Wanna play a creepy game? Google "[your first name] AND [friend's first name]" and you'll end up finding a defunct wedding website for some bizarro couple version of your and your friend.
If you're going to use clothes to turn yourself into a flag, the Olympics is obviously the place to do it.
The claim: A key Iowa supporter of Michele Bachmann, State Senator Kent Sorenson, "stole" a home-schooling group's email list from a supporter. Here's the suit, which names several to Bachmann aides, was filed in Polk County Court, and can be read in full below.
Love or hate the Alien prequel, you have to admit the crew made a few questionable choices.
A report in Politico says that President Obama's campaigner Jim Messina, used private email address to conduct official White House business, and took meeting with lobbyists at a coffee shop to avoid disclosure. In a 2011 press conference, White House press secretary answering a question about private Google accounts said the White House conducted all emails on work accounts. Carney said today to reporters that Messina would forward his private emails to his public accounts to comply with disclosure laws.
Dan Hicks and Rowdy Gaines: SO CLOSE, yet so far.
Cenk talks to Michael Shure, Ana Kasparian, Jayar Jackson and “TYT” producer Shana Naomi Krochmal about a Colorado bakery that refused to sell a wedding cake to a gay couple.
The 38-year old New York Yankees shortstop has been seen partying with Hannah Davis, a swimsuit model for Ralph Lauren.
The "Hardball" host laments that his "perfectionist" son's concerns with Gitmo places him to the "left of Obama" politically, something he vows to "work on a little."
But also the normal things you'd expect on The Jerry Springer Show like strippers, stalkers, love triangles, and people who live double lives. Bronies and American gypsies: so hot right now.
Inside a dramatically-lit boxing ring. They're ads via Louis Vuitton, but so what. Pretty cool stuff.
If you've missed Lochte's adorable/painful television interviews over the years, here is a compilation of the highlights.
The Team USA volleyball player has no problem with the unique name she was born with, so you should probably quit snickering about it now.
The Outkast rapper hasn't released a proper album since "The Love Below," but has kept his skills sharp with lots and lots of guest verses. Three Stacks is hardly tossing off these verses – he typically outshines the headlining artist, and has been evolving his flow every step of the way.
It's not even an patent. It's a years-old educational video about how intellectual property works. This 17-minute video, which is being shown to the jury, will provide the basis on which they'll judge the knock-down, drag-out fight about the origins of the modern smartphone.
Doesn't everyone dress like that to shop? Plus the original Catwoman's take on Nolan's Batman and you don't need legs to mountain climb.
While the guys get to chill, we have to get ready. #champagneproblems - Katelyn Tarver's Photo Of The Day Photo Of The Day in katelyntarver's gallery
Tiger Woods' ex-wife may be dipping back into the professional athlete dating pool after people spotted her being friendly with NHLer Douglas Murray.
I mean, Boris Johnson... this is beyond parody. And thank goodness, there's video.
Someone contact the Olympic commission immediately to get this into the 2016 games.
With a face that is guaranteed to explode your heart. Caddy has been taken in by a rescue organization in Australia after her mom was killed by a car. She will go to live with other young wombats and eventually be released back to the wild.
President Obama taken criticism for the negative tone of his 2012 campaign. In 2007, then Senator Obama said he hired oppo researchers for his campaign "to make sure that we know the records of all the candidates well enough that we can compare and contrast where we stand on issues and where others stand on issues, and that I think is essential to democracy – I don't think there’s anything wrong with that at all." But it is hard to see how Mitt Romney's singing voice fits into that frame.
Apparently her hair has felt so burdensome that sometimes she fantasizes about cutting it all off (Bill Cosby talked her out of that, she says).
My new favorite phrase, from Vivek Haldar: "The internet is full of productivity tips and techniques, more accurately known as productivity porn. Itâ€™s like McDonalds trying to sell you healthy food."
Thrash hard on this interactive map. OF METAL. But turn down the music until you can safely headbang solo.
The most impressive moment from the US Women's Gymnastics team's very impressive gold medal night.
New rules requiring insurance companies to cover birth control without a copay go into effect today. Doctors say this could make a dent in teen pregnancy rates by giving teens access to the most effective forms of contraception — which are also some of the most expensive.
In a world more to his liking, Gore Vidal might have been president, or even king. He had an aristocrat's bearing – tall, handsome and composed – and an authoritative baritone ideal for summoning an aide or courtier.
Watch a dozen Brazilians drop their caipirinhas (one even quickly strips to his Speedo) to hurry to the rescue of a pod of beached dolphins. We wonder though, what's the best method for helping out stranded cetaceans? The Brazilians' drag-'em-by-the…
The International Olympic Committee is more protective of its brand than almost any company in the world. Why do you think the Gay Olympics became the Gay Games? Comedy Central UK wanted to make a nice message of support for the athletes competing, but were told that there was a lot they couldn't say. So they ran this instead.
Many have doubted the legitimacy of Ye Shiwen's record-breaking results. But should they?
Romney's back in the States after a glorious red eye from Poland. The countdown continues...
Just a friendly argument about a fence (NSFW, language and crotch grabbing).
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Hawaiian ukulele virtuoso Jake Shimabukuro jumpstarted his career with a cover of "While My Guitar Gently Weeps" that reduced 10 million YouTube viewers to gentle weeping. He's since appeared all over late night TV, played with luminaries from Yo-Yo…
Bloggers signing with agents is not all that unusual these days. Digitally-focused agencies like Digital Brand Architects represent several. However, when they sign with a top-tier Hollywood talent agency, it’s a pretty big deal. And that’s what The…
Clearly, whoever made this meme didn't attend the Zoolander School for Kids who Want to Read Good (and do other stuff good too).
2012 Olympics Gymnastics: Female Gymnasts Used To Be Fantastic Dancers. How Did The Floor Exercise Get So Graceless?
Gymnastics fans, like politicians campaigning in the heartland, like to look to the past as a better, purer time. Instead of pointing to two-parent families and white picket fences, gymnastics adherents yearn for more classically trained, balletic a…
Leanne Mai-ly Hilgart is an animal lover with an entreprenurial spirit who founded a vegan fashion line. Vaute Couture is finding success—recently opening its first brick-and-mortar store in Williamsburg—but the founder quit her Ford Modeling contra…
NEW YORK, July 31 (UPI) -- A South American sea bird fitted with a small camera stunned watchers as it became "superbird," diving underwater for almost 3 minutes to feed, researchers say.
Chastain is on the cover but so, too, is Kate Middleton, according to the magazine’s website. Vanity Fair clearly wanted to hedge its bets by opting for an actress (to appeal to Hollywood fanatics) as well as the Duchess (to appeal to Royal fanatics…
Mitt Romney wrapped up his overseas trip Tuesday with a final speech in Warsaw, Poland, where he championed that nation's fiscal austerity as a model for the rest of the world.
Here are some geographic and economic realities, as any educated European of the late 1400s would have understood them: The European diet was monotonous and people were willing to pay good money for spices to liven up their meals. Those spices for t…
The Democratic National Committee had hesitated to push for same-sex marriage as a platform plank as recently as this March, with LGBT sources telling The Huffington Post that they were getting pushback from party officials. But that all changed whe…
Taylor Swift & Conor Kennedy: Romantic Weekend! - Pics!