August 10, 2012
Abby, Brittany Hensel, Conjoined Twins, Get TLC Reality Show, 'Abby And Brittany' (VIDEO)
Abby and Brittany Hensel are unusually close, but that's bound to happen when you share the same body. Now the 22-year-old conjoined twins are joining together to star in a new reality show, "Abby And Brittany," which debuts Aug. 28 on TLC.
Carolina Foothills Nudist Resort Holds 'Survivor -- Nudist Style' Contest (WARNING
The 21st season of "Survivor," the TV series debuts Sept. 19 and throughout the show's history, producers have tried every possible variation to keep the game fresh. But a nudist resort in Chesnee, S.C., is doing the game in a way that will never pa…
Portland Is Where Young People Go To Retire? Economic Renaissance In Portland
“Portland,” they said, “is where young people go to retire.” Fun city, in other words, but a bleak labor market. The joke turns out to be borrowed from the IFC show Portlandia. The city is described as reminiscent of a time when “people were unambit…
Kristen Stewart Was Pregnant With Robert Pattinson’s Baby When She Cheated
Gotcha! Sorry, I saw Hollywood Life is just making shit up about Kristen Stewart cheating on Robert Pattinson and got jealous. Although as a testament to my restraint and journalist integrity, my original headline was “Kristen Stewart Aborted Robert…
Conservative Group Publishes Phone Numbers Of Hollywood Stars
Grassfire Nation, a conservative activist group, has published the contact information for Bill Maher, Steven Spielberg, J.J. Abrams, Jeffery Katzenberg and Morgan Freeman. Why? The "Hollywood elites" are "guilty by association" with a pro-Obama super PAC.
Yes, This WTF Olympic Chinese Rhythmic Gymnastics Coaching Moment Happened [52 PHOTOS]
What the hell does the coach think he’s doing? I can only hope that this just shows the Chinese rhythmic gymnastics team (that’s what I’m guessing because of the red ball in the background) is guilty of stretching a little funny. Perhaps it’s some t…
Tia Sharp, Schoolgirl Left In Care Of Step-Grandfather Stuart Hazell Jailed For Drug Offences And Possession Of A Machete
UPDATE: Tia Sharp Missing: Body Found In Hunt For 12-Year-Old (PICTURES) s the search continues for missing Tia Sharp, it has emerged her step-grandfather is an ex-prisoner with drug convictions and who served time after being caught with a machete.
The Dice Are Loaded: NASA's James Hansen Warns Escalating Climate Crisis Requires Intervention
“If we continue with business as usual this century, we will drive to extinction 20 to 50 percent of the species on the planet,” Hansen says. “We are pushing the system an order of magnitude faster than any natural changes of climate in the past.”
The 6 Most Terrifying Pets Humanity Has Bred Into Existence
It's common knowledge that, through selective breeding, humanity can artificially encourage certain traits in animals and plants over very long periods of time. What is less common knowledge is that there are absolutely no qualifications needed to s…
North Korea’s First Lady Sports Dior Bag Despite Food Shortages
In a move reminiscent of Marie Antoinette, Ri Sol Ju, wife of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, was spotted sporting a luxury Christian Dior purse on Tuesday. The bag, identified as a Lady Dior Clutch, retails for about $1,600 in South Korea, which i…
Olympics 2012: Matt Lauer, Ann Curry Reunite; Critics Describe Segment As 'Uneasy,' 'Cool' (Video)
Matt Lauer and Ann Curry on Thursday morning had their first on-air reunion since Curry's emotional exit as co-host of NBC's Today in June. Curry joined her former co-host on the show, which is broadcasting from the Olympic Games in London, to pres…
James Holmes: Colorado Shooting Suspect Is Mentally Ill, Claims Defense Team
Attorney Daniel King made the revelation about Holmes' illness as he argued that the defense needs more information to assess their client. Holmes is accused of going on a July 20 shooting rampage at a midnight showing of the latest Batman movie in …
Jay Carney Denounced Negative Third Party Attacks In May
White House press secretary Jay Carney dodged questions today about a negative ad implicating Mitt Romney in the death of a steelworker's wife, a charge which also ran on the Obama campaign website. In May, however, Carney was more willing to denounce negative attacks, discussing a plan by Joe Ricketts to attack the President for his ties to the Reverend Jeremiah Wright. "To launch a multimillion dollar divisive attack campaign is not what the American people want," Carney said. "There are moments when you have to stand up and say that's not the right way to go."
Hope Solo Leads U.S. Women's Soccer To Olympic Gold With Epic Save
WEMBLEY, England (AP) — In the closing minutes of the Olympic final, goalie Hope Solo flung her body toward the ball and managed to push it away. The lead stayed intact. The Americans would win the gold medal and redemption from a year-old World Cup…
Jay Carney Dodges Questions On Ad Linking Romney To Woman's Death
The White House press secretary deflected questions on an ad by the President's SuperPAC linking Mitt Romney to the death of a woman by blaming the Romney campaign for his "dishonest" ad about President Obama gutting welfare reform. "We do not control third party ads," Carney added.
New Laker Dwight Howard Has Fared Well Against His Two Most Important Opponents
The success of next year's Los Angeles Lakers will be measured by one thing: whether they win a championship. And against their main competitors for that prize, Miami and Oklahoma City, new star Dwight Howard has been pretty successful.
The Curiosity Rover Preps For Big Plans After Its Daring Descent
Barreling in from space at 13,000 mph before stopping a mere 25 feet above the ground would make anyone want to catch their breath, and NASA’s Curiosity rover is no exception. Now that the “Seven Minutes of Terror” is over, the compact-car-sized bi…