September 18, 2012
A historian of early Christianity at Harvard Divinity School has identified a scrap of papyrus that she says was written in Coptic in the fourth century and contains a phrase never seen in any piece of Scripture: "Jesus said to them, 'My wife ...'"
"I'm very happy that he's just so entertaining." —Susan Sarandon
"If you want to be president, you gotta work for everybody, not just for some," says President Obama on Letterman.
They haunted your dreams when you were six, and now they're BACK FOR MORE.
I attended the XOXO Festival in Portland, OR this past weekend. I don't have a great deal to say about it because -- and I'm not trying to be a dick here -- you had to be there. As in, physically in the room with the speakers and the attendees. But …
Nevada is a swing state; California is blue. During the presidential elections it's a regular thing for Californians to go to Nevada to campaign on behalf of their chosen candidate. I spent six hours on Saturday knocking on doors in a subdivision in…
A new study shows gender may influence how good we are at recognizing certain objects. Test your own recognition skills below.
While running on a treadmill, wearing a wife-beater. He falls, and slams his head against the wall.
Calm down, guys. DeLana's ass is just a good luck charm.
Archaeologist Marc Azéma thinks that Stone Age artists may have fashioned their cave paintings in such a way as to suggest movement, crude movies that came to life as the flickering light from a fire danced on the walls.
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All the books that lined the back of your fifth grade classroom.
Don't let Cyber Bullies get you down. Also, leave yourself a little mystery in this age of social media.
Unless you're a magician who specializes in
tricks ILLUSIONS that are accompanied by the band Europe's music, you should never look like this on the way to work.
This seems like a fun day at work. "I remember it well. I said, 'hey Jerry what's going on today- Watch out Tony Hawk's going to run over you!' and that's how Jerry died."
Like trolling your friends? Strangers? Then you'll love Twitter's new header design. (via @fromedome.)
The secret video that keeps on giving. A foreign policy exchange before the campaign turned to foreign policy.
Every good nu metal band needs a DJ to randomly scratch a record for no reason during the verses of their songs.
The world's most amazing pop star couple — Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake — just called it quits. Herewith, a tribute. :(
Heard it's okay. You should check it out.
The Austrian action star is now the most powerful man in the our most populated state.
The look that Frank Sinatra popularized decades ago is back — for both men and women! Check out some of the celebs that rock the look.
Diablo Cody's new movie is all about teen pregnancy and quotes to put in your Facebook profile.
A retrospective look at all the "Toxic" singer's weddings.
Just convinced your dad to get you a pager and not quite sure what to do with the 75 free pages a month that are included in your plan? You'll need to learn these pager codes before your friends make fun of you for not knowing what they mean.
"This is the true story... of seven strangers... picked to live in a house...work together and have their lives taped... to find out what happens... when people stop being polite... and start getting real."
All the style inspiration you would ever need can be be found Wednesday nights at 8pm on your TV!
The 8:30pm on NBC's Thursdays, sandwiched between Friends and Seinfeld is revolving door of failed shows. Here are some of it's casualties.
So that you too can begin to understand the nonsensical chirps of the hot new toy sweeping the nation. They start to learn English pretty quickly, but they never stop being kinda menacing.
This winter's big budget film has gotten a lot of bad press, but can it bring in big audiences?
Did you guys see this movie!? Okay, so it ONLY came out last week, but here are some fun facts about it.
You'll thank us when you overtake the kid with a laser pointer as king of the playground.
This is my favorite show to watch every Friday night while I eat ice cream in my footsie pajamas.
It's named after a river in South America. Its founder is a banker who missed the dotcom bubble. We give it six months tops.
First stop, Harry Potter. Next stop, the fiery pits of hell.
Stuck at home on a Friday night without a date?
The Cosby Show should probably win an Emmy award in costume design, too.
It's the sickest new instrument, so of course you're wondering how to incorporate it into your band. Let me help.
This "Material Girl" has a unique sense of style that has influenced an entire generation. Here are some of her best looks.
The charity single written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie tops the charts for a month and sells a lot of copies.
Bring on the sizzle!
This new style of cartoons from Japan is a little different than Rocky & Bullwinkle or Loony Toons. Here's a selection of some of the "animes" out there.
It represents the 67 pounds she's lost since she started her diet. Get it, girl!
Go big, or go home and tease it and make it bigger. No faux-metal hair band photos here, because that's too easy.
Ventura/Stern 2016. Meanwhile, "Manhattan Madam" Kristin Davis is running for New York City Mayor.
Feels kind of like an unholy union, no? That story and more in today's CelebFeed Gossip Roundup.
On Fox News Tuesday, the Republican presidential nominee hit the president for a recently uncovered clip in which he says he "actually likes redistribution." Romney also defended his comments about 47% of Americans who he says will vote for Obama.
Alternate title: Look At Your Favorite Older Celebs Without Wrinkles.
I signed up for a site that sets up escorts with men who want to pay them — handsomely — for sex and company. After meeting a slew of men, I learned they often have to hustle harder than the women.
A time when form and function peacefully coexisted. Also, celebrities that doubled as spies and the best closing lyrics in music.
Because there's nothing cuter than baby animals freaking out about citrus fruits.
Libertarian= minimum government, maximum freedom and lots of invisible humans in chairs.
London Fashion Week is known for being wacky in the most awesome way. Let's see what tips those Brits have for dressing next spring.
Former body man Reggie Love got financial assistance from Orin Kramer. Obama's "little brother."
Everybody knows that Adam Levine is the lead singer of Maroon 5, but can you recognize anyone else in that band? Take this quiz to find out.
Cheerleaders' skirts used to be a lot longer. Doesn't mean they didn't bring it just as hard back then as they do today.
Fab or drab? I think it's pretty suave-looking, actually.
It's no secret that our girl Kat Von D hasn't had the best luck in the love department. The 30-year-old celeb tattoo artist had a very public and messy break-up with notorious cheater Jesse James in 2011 and her fling with rapper Scroobius Pip in Ju…
Greta Garbo would have celebrated her 107th birthday this week. She wouldn't have been impressed.
There’s no point in getting all maudlin and preachy about this, but it should be shown to as many people as possible: Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Yunel Escobar showed up to Saturday’s game against the Boston Red Sox with “you are a faggot” written o…
She even wears a fake pregnant belly. We get it, nobody knows when, where, or IF you're going to create little Theroux's.
According to an internal email, the suspect in a groping case at the school is a former advance man for the Santorum campaign and did work for the Romney campaign.
On the tiny Pacific island of Tuvalu. Prince William eventually joined in, thereby fully exploring (and exploiting) his awkwardness.
Data analysts tracked which adjectives are most closely associated with mothers and fathers. For moms — but not dads — "bad" and "naked" made the top ten.
There are enough terrible internet dating profiles out there. Here's how to write one that won't send potential partners running to the closest cat video.
It's "not age" that matters, but rather "the brain and the knowledge that one has," she says.
The film's stylish time machine makes its way back to Marty McFly's stomping grounds.
New York City had the fewest shooting incidents of any summer since '04. So much for what tabloids cast as the 'summer of blood.'
She says elites in Massachusetts won't talk to you if your dad is an auto mechanic.
Toronto's Yunel Escobar has a strange way of getting himself hyped up for games. UPDATE!
Darkness on the Edge of Town taught me to understand my dad long after we stopped speaking.
I'm not talking about N Sync, the Backstreet Boys, or even 98 Degrees.
Ryan Lochte told reporters at the ALMA Awards that he didn't think Seth MacFarlane's impression of him on Saturday Night Live was accurate.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visited the Polynesian island of Tuvalu where they danced in traditional garb. And provided us with many a' .gif.
As a reporter in 2008, the now White House press secretary said Obama's comments about small town Pennsylvanians exposed a huge weakness of then Senator Obama's.
And if you don't follow these rules, your world will probably fall apart. Just kidding! But OCD or not, you can probably stand to get a little more thorough with your cleaning, while saving time in the long run.
The Mad Men star plays a sleazy version of director Tom Scharpling in the clip for Mann's new song "Labrador," which is a shot-for-shot remake of the video for her biggest hit with Til Tuesday. Also, Superchunk drummer Jon Wurster crushes it as co-star "Denny Rock."
An emphasis on putting Romney's comments in context.
Hot guy singing while stripping for Star Wars? Sold.
Lots of people think she was drunk for this. Do you?
Welcome to the future! By the way, these were done by a forensic artist, so it's science.
Kanye West and the rest of the GOOD crew do plenty of name dropping on the collaborative Cruel Summer album.
Goodbye brown bag, hello Thermos, you wildly under-used thing, you. Instead packing cold sandwiches for lunch, plan ahead a bit more and try making some of these hot soups.
She's on the set of Parks and Rec with the rest of the cast and Amy Poehler looks really happy. Aziz, not so much.
Which British band has the craziest fans of all time? You decide.
"Dez Bryant, If you don't get your shit straight you gonna find your ass in Cleveland."
Nope nope nope. Plus the bare midriff is back and dumb bets that changed everything.
Sean Smith, a well-known gamer, died in the attacks on the U.S. compound in Benghazi. Now the internet is helping build his kids' college funds.
Not bad for a recently dead guy. Does this technically make him our first zombie President? Let's just say yes. (Spoilers Inside Obviously)
Two artists, separated by controversy, yet perfect for each other musically. Please collaborate Taylor Swift and Kanye West! And make the perfect pop song!
Stephanie Hunt and Mullally perform as Nancy & Beth and I have to hand it to them: their performance last night on Conan was the kick-your-shoes-off-and-dance kind of entertaining.
This is somehow a trend. Would you say it's chic or bleak?
The alt-country band discover that their music goes really well with tacos.
In these trying economic times, all of us have to sacrifice... It's only $16.50!
The famed talk show host was recently spotted with the fluffy new hairdo on the set of her upcoming film The Butler.
He apparently pulled the fire alarm, broke a hotel phone and tried to attack another guest, but fell on his head before he could throw the first punch.
Playmates don’t need a lot of coverage when they’re out on the town. Breaking news? Maybe not. But it’s def welcome news.
The actor, Jonathan Goldsmith, is hosting a fundraiser for the President tonight in Burlington, VT.
Test your mid-90s electronic price knowledge. Thank God it isn't 1996 anymore.
If the company doesn't act within the timeframe, it will be fined $13,100 daily. Nobody told French courts about "the internet."
Jennifer Granholm comments on the audio secretly recorded at a Romney closed door event, telling wealthy donors that the majority of President Obama’s supporters just want government handouts.
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Big donors pay five figures or more for chummy presentations and fake influence. They got what they paid for in Florida.
New videos secretly shot at campaign fundraisers and unearthed by Mother Jones magazine reveal exactly what Mitt Romney says when the little people are out of the room. Cenk says, “He views 47 percent of the country as lazy people who don’t deserve …
The most obvious parallel to Mitt Romney's secretly-recorded comments at a Florida fundraiser, roiling the campaign today, were Barack Obama's suggestion that "bitter" voters were "clinging" to their guns. Here's how he tried to clean that up.
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The brightest Japan-bred games enjoyed international appeal, while the anime industry kept a much lower profile in North America and Europe. Officially released anime titles were still expensive and obscure in the U.S., and getting a steady supply …
In a hastily-called press conference in California this evening, Romney said that controversial remarks weren't elegant, but they reflect his view.
Harbaugh introduces Vince Vaughn, Owen Wilson to 49ers locker room after Detroit game. Vaughn/Wilson congratulate 49ers while shooting Internship.
Leaked videos show the candidate saying what he thinks. Deeply conservative economic policies, and a deep dislike for Barack Obama.
Normally, I'm fairly conversant on crazy Korean drummers, so I have no idea how I missed the boat on Kwon Soon Keun. Keun is the subject of A Drummer's Passion, a movie about his life and wild playing style. This was the first video of Keun's playin…
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I don’t have the space to get into a discussion of whether the wave of violent protests spreading across the Middle East (today to Afghanistan and Indonesia) was really “caused” by Nakoula B. Nakoula‘s (aka Sam Bacile) anti-Islamic film, “Innocence …
This .gif from the Twilight Breaking Dawn Part 2 trailer says more about the Twilight franchise than all of the previous movies combined. |via PeterBerkman|