September 6, 2012
You know the drill, people. Fab or drab?
The Vice President wiped away tears as his son Beau, the Attorney General of Delaware officially place his name for nomination as Vice President at the Democratic convention.
TRUE LOVE IS DEAD!
In Cologne, Germany. In collaboration with Amnesty International to raise awareness of China's continuing human rights violations.
A zinger from his speech in Charlotte.
The Congressman implies that Mitt Romney would take America back to pre-Civil Rights era policies in his speech to the Democratic convention.
What are Scarlett Johansson and Kim Kardashian doing at a political convention?
But does this make it classier?
The Cincinnati Zoo decided to introduce Savanna to someone her own age – he's just not the same species... But they don't seem to give a care.
The top Democratic foreign policy figure was among those hoping for an opening in the early Obama years. He now calls for an end to the Syrian leader's "reign of terror."
The mash-ups are predictably horrifying. And occasionally disturbing in their attractiveness.
The "Furry Friends on the Runway" fashion event was held at the Ritz Plaza Park in New York last night. "And I do my little turn on the dog-walk."
Hundreds line up outside the convention center.
Just being Hova.
The former president sees shades of 1996, but selling an improvement is difficult politics. "That was him. That was President Clinton talking," says Messina.
The former Republican turned independent former Governor will speak in support of Barack Obama at the DNC.
Ever heard of otherkin? Transethnicity? Demisexuality? Transablism? Soulbonding? Now you have! Once you strip away all the GIFs, Tumblr is one of the most fascinating and bizarre places on the internet.
Emma was spotted walking around New York City in these unique-looking heels on her feet. Do you love 'em or hate 'em?
I would drive him anywhere he wanted to go.
Friendship and companionable competition? Not on my watch. Plus, NASA has a full-time scientist dedicated to calming people down and some awesome abstract self-portraits.
Now: he's wearing stylish suits on the front lines of Fashion Week. Four years ago: he went to fashion shows in ill-fitting purple man blouses.
The Illinois police officer was convicted Thursday of killing his third wife, Kathleen Savio, in 2004.
My mind is blown.
"Listen. This just isn't working. It's been four years."
Just how Obama wanted it to.
John Clayton has a ponytail. I repeat: John Clayton has a ponytail.
Hint: I think it's probably the finger toe shoes, dude.
The conservative host talks to BuzzFeed about the one-hour Mormon-themed special on his online network tonight.
Delegate group-sex and Republicans seeking Democrats. "How about a little bipartisanship, ladies?"
An itinerary for the president's most effective supporter.
Heaven exists: The International Pug Meeting was held in Berlin, Germany this summer and over 50 pugs ran around "racing" and being their stupidly cute pug selves.
When you own the Dallas Cowboys, you pay someone to follow you around, just in case you might need a wipe.
Beyoncé's music can summarize two different policy points!
I think what we can learn from this is that everyone, regardless of species, loves Doritos.
Giants: "No I don't root for the Jets, I'm not an Irish fireman."
Nostalgia is powerful for a simple reason: it makes people feel good. But it can also make people insane. Congratulations on growing up, everybody! Now it's time to grow up.
We talked to Beau Mirchoff and Brett Davern about whether or not it's going to be "Awkward" when they sit behind the cast of the Jersey Shore (because their show, Awkward, was renewed while the shore was canceled). Also, The Situation apparently owes Beau $100!
PSY made a surprise appearance at The Wanted's pre-VMA concert.
Some have argued that women's preferences for older, richer men — and men's for young, virginal women — are hardwired into our brains. But a new study has found that those preferences change a lot depending on what country people live in.
The swaggiest swag in the VMA swag bag: Hot Pockets! It's all because of Snoop.
Because unicorns are lame.
It's all fun and games until somebody gets hurt. But then it's funny again when they show us their massive bruise.
After Clinton's hit speech, the Romney tries to turn his old comments against Obama. Out of the campaign textbook.
I'm Mitt Romney With A Little Face, and I approve this message. So do we, Mitt Romney With A Little Face...so do we.
Nope. I choose you, Scyther! Oh God no, not my small intestines! Bad Scyther!
Leah, the photographer, volunteers at Brazos Animal Shelter in Bryan, TX and offered to use her photography skills to help the homeless animals there find new homes. Her brother posted the shots to reddit to bring attention to these cuties and the cause of thousands like them.
Bria and Chrissy, who bill themselves as the Lesbian Duo, sure do know how to steal the spotlight away from anti-abortion and anti-gay protesters. Here they are stopping traffic and riling street preachers in front of the convention center in Charlotte.
The typically careful governor of New York gives a rare partisan address to delegates. Now everyone thinks he's running for president.
Winning a medal at the Paralympics is impressive enough, but when you don't have arms and that medal's in archery? Now that's mind-blowing.
The Congressman told MSNBC's Alex Wagner that it is now up to Obama to "explain his vision" to the country with a big speech tonight at the DNC.
Jeremy Lin went to Taiwan and conquered everybody.
Being a nerd is pretty great, but having a nerdy tattoo is a bit trickier... Here are 8 nerdy tattoo cliches that need to stop immediately.
Some are skeptical. "When I'm on grindr I'm not thinking about politics."
He's filming a cameo for the show today and he's also covering Fashion Week for E! . Guy is busy.
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He speaks, she smiles. During a State Department stop in East Timor, Hillary beams with pride as she watches her husband do his thing last night at the DNC.
The Russian President Vladimir Putin went hang gliding with cranes in Russia's Yamal Peninsula Wednesday as part of a program to lead the endangered cranes on their migration to Asia.
And the president will talk about Israel tonight in his speech, Schumer says.
Infinite Atlas is an interactive atlas by artist William Beutler that maps all the locations mentioned in David Foster Wallace's epic, Infinite Jest. This is an extension of an earlier project, Infinite Boston, and it's pretty awesome. You can check out the interactive map here and there's a limited edition print available here.
My dad's pup! She loves everyone.
Reminder: Never feel sorry for yourself, because guys like this exist.
Well there's your problem. Plus another wave of fish are dying in mass and there is going to be a Sopranos movie but it's not what you think.
Just another reason to Love Matthew Perry.
Vice is making a full-length feature about the most important cat in the world right now (uh-oh, yeah I said it: better step up your game, Maru) and her triumph at Minnesota's recent Internet Cat Festival. Here's a taste. Plus, also, did you know that Lil Bub's person has a tattoo of Lil Bub? That is the real deal Holyfield.
She doesn't act — or even dress — like the diva she very well could be.
The Occupy movement camping out in Charlotte is no fan of President Obama or the Democrats, as proved by these protest signs (and a couple puppets).
A bunch of people on twitter noticed that Julian Castro is basically Jimmy Fallon's doppleganger (other than Julian's actual twin brother), so Jimmy delivered and gave us his own Julian Castro DNC speech.
Body from one woman, arm from another, head from another?
One time, Brian Williams called.
Did he just win the election for Barack Obama?
The Utah delegation used their vote in the roll call of the states to take aim at Mitt Romney's Olympics and make a "we built that joke."
The actress represented Tennessee in the roll call of the states which officially nominated Barack Obama for the Democratic nomination.
The former president ad-libbed a pretty harsh swipe at Paul Ryan during his speech at the Democratic National Convention. Clinton was talking about Ryan's attack on President Obama for cutting money from Medicare, even though Ryan's budget proposal would eliminate the same amount from Medicare, then improvised this zinger.
This is not the way to repeat as Super Bowl champs.
Barry Goldwater's granddaughter didn't give her best performance at the roll call of the states nominating President Obama.
A surprise walk-on by the current POTUS following the speech of the former POTUS leads to a hug out.
Easily the hottest moment at this year's Democratic National Convention.
All of the fabbest and drabbest looks of the DNC! Check 'em out.
"It reflects the values of the Democratic Party," Hoyer tells BuzzFeed of the party's reversal on Jerusalem. Democrats need to "sack up," grumbles a liberal Jewish leader.
The DREAM Act advocate spoke briefly at the Democratic National Convention Wednesday night in support of President Obama's policies to allow some young illegal immigrants who would have been eligible for the DREAM Act to stay in the US.
I dunno, three baloney sandwiches and three hours of Law & Order: Criminal Intent per day sounds like a pretty enjoyable routine...
This screencap from the opening night of the National Football League proves that football is more American than Mom, apple pie, and the national conventions.
So I guess this guy is destined to dance like that everywhere now.
On CNN, DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz said that God and Jerusalem were left out of the DNC platform because the platform was "many pages long."