October 16, 2013
Facts that will just down right creep you the hell out!
AKA The hardest time in your life.
Muslims across the world celebrated Eid al-Adha or the Festival of Sacrifice which marks the end of the annual Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca. Cows, goats, sheep and camels are slaughtered to commemorate Prophet Abraham's readiness to sacrifice his son to show obedience to God. (WARNING: Some graphic images)
The company's CFO says it will be "the best office building ever built in the world."
"According to the Army Corps of Engineers, 160 million taxpayer dollars will be wasted because of canceled contracts if this language is not included," said Sen. Lamar Alexander, one of the authors of the language. The project has long had the backing of Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell as well.
Comedian Richard Belzer has played Detective John Munch for 20 years on a total of 453 episodes across 10 different TV shows. Before he says goodbye on tonight's Law & Order: SVU, let's remember the good times and real talk he's brought into our lives.
These slasher film heroines went toe-to-toe with sadistic serial killers — and lived to tell about it.
The case's former prosecutor said he will ask a court to appoint a special prosecutor to look into the 2012 alleged assault of Daisy Coleman. A victory for "Justice For Daisy."
Drizzy kicked the Atlanta rapper off his tour after he made some negative comments about his new album in an interview. Updated.
You'll never look at Kanye West's "Clique" the same way again.
Here's what happened today!
YOSO: You Only Shutdown Once.
Their victory is the latest twist in the country's winding struggle over same-sex marriage.
France finds Church of Scientology guilty of "organized fraud" despite "religious freedom" objections.
Even Clarissa can't explain everything.
This October, ladies everywhere are "Mamming" to motivate women to get early breast cancer screening and mammograms.
Get your bags packed. It's going to be a wild ride.
Because literally no one will take you seriously if you don't have a "The L Word" watch.
Or wrote. Maybe. (He said a lot of witty things).
How (not) to market to really insecure men. And how not to learn manhood from ads.
Don't forget, kindness is magic.
Plus America's favorite beer by state, washable hand-crocheted tampons, and the 8 foods that give you the worst breath.
The piece was a huge WikiLeaks-inspired mural on the side of a tractor-trailer.
Wait for the drop.
There is no question. (Breaking Bad spoiler alert, btw.)
If you have to wear pants, they may as well be LOTR-patterned.
Zanele Muholi, a visual activist, photographed attendees at the 9th annual Soweto Pride march and celebration in South Africa last month.
Mud? Upside-down signs? Sad dogs? Check.
Now yer cookin'!
The New York City Republican Party gets the date of its mayoral candidate mixed up. Oops.
Although all Americans are glad the government shutdown is over, some are happier than others. BuzzFeed's Data Science Team used Facebook's Keyword Insights API to find out who talked the most about the shutdown.
The Republican civil war plays out on Fox News' primetime lineup.
Whiskey crawl, anyone? Conveniently sorted by location.
Stop with those glorious impressions, Kate, because you are perfect just the way you are.
Back in the '90s she knew how to have a good time.
Did you know moms invented the side-eye?
The decade that brought us Marilyn, Lucy, and so many other lovely ladies.
"I'm in the middle," U.S. District Judge Bernard Friedman said. Updated.
Preventing cyber attacks is a national priority. So why doesn't the military's cybersecurity awareness program take itself seriously?
140 will make you wiggle your fingers, nod your head, and shake your butt.
"This one was special to me."
He's basically a blueprint for great parenting.
Tumblr user spookyandthetheif took a classic recipe video from everyone's favorite chef, Weber Cooks, and put it to super sad music. The result is hauntingly hilarious and better than anything you've seen before.
After all that chat about The Canyons...
Life is SO SCARY.
Even if they're true.
You're weak for Disney and Square Enix, aren't you?
"Shoot bitch! Democracy is at stake!"
Is that in any way surprising to anyone, at all? No. No, it is not.
Just give up now, disaffected youths. H/t to Toyko Desu.
We're waiting, Beyoncé. WE'RE WAITING.
The United States government shutdown and near-debt default hit the front page in countries all around the world.
The Snuggle House is awaiting approval from Madison, Wis., officials before opening.
Just look at their faces! Cuteness overload.
How can I write a paper that's only *10* pages???
The USMNT just saved Mexico's life in the World Cup.
13 early 20th century posters.
Strong words from the Arizona Senator.
OK, so not EXACTLY like her, but pretty close! British makeup artist Lisa Eldridge shows us how to get the look.
Mothers are basically the biggest badasses ever, because they can survive all of this.
From the creator of the The Atlas Of Prejudice comes maps of the world according to stereotypical American prejudices. Equal parts funny and sad, these maps also give insight on how the rest of the world views U.S. Americans.
It's a bit like if you took Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Monsters Inc. and shoved them in a TARDIS. BuzzFeed got an exclusive peek inside the art of this new series.
Not a bad way to celebrate your 25th birthday.
Paige Parkhurst, who was just 13 at the time of the attack in Maryville, Mo., is now speaking out about her sexual assault.
Shut the internet down.
IT'S SO BOUNCY AND WINDSWEPT.
A wave of Indians born in America are reaching marriage age and having blowout weddings in the U.S. with a diverse group of guests. Both Indians and non-Indians are turning to new sari-rental websites for the latest fashions at a low cost.
Sixteen days after the shutdown began, Senate leaders have come to an agreement. It's unclear whether the House will pass it.
That story and more in today's CelebFeed Gossip Roundup!
Stop the madness, people!
While analyzing President Obama's "mindset" on Fox & Friends, paid contributor Dr. Keith Ablow told host Steve Doocy, “I think the president — going back to when his dad abandoned him, when his mother left him with his grandparents...all of those things led him to feel victimized, hurt, and injured and he has extended it to this country.”
"There's a story involved and something, and it's a whole lot of fun."
And the results are spectacular.
Spoiler alert: everyone lives. A parody trailer for all of us who have ever wanted to shake sense into horror protagonists.
As the studio marks its 90th anniversary today, Disney opened up its vault and gave BuzzFeed images and inside stories on some of its most iconic and important moments.
Spoiler: Love, family, money, peace.
If there was an award for being the most unruly — drunkest? slurring-est? most unprepared? — person on a porn set, Tan Mom would win it. [Safe for work.]
Noeul Alba, 37, is going to jail after she was busted for pretending to be the aunt of Noah Pozner, a 6-year-old killed in the Sandy Hook School shooting.
This is on top of an additional $920 million it paid last month to four other regulators over the "London Whale" trade.
Take a bow, Dutch Railways.
OK, so she basically just got another tattoo on top of her old tattoo. Love, truth, and power, you guys!
This witty lady admitted to smoking weed on the job during an appearance on The Late Show with David Letterman. Perhaps it was medicinal? Perhaps, not? Who are we to judge??
Help Daniel fund his new movie where his penis will be getting a lot of action.
Vali and William became BFFs at the Myrtle Beach Safari park in South Carolina, and they're already better than you at being friends.
I believe in pink.
This is what Philadelphia street harassment looks like.
They call their new group the Bunny Boiler and the Low Bidder. Watch out, She & Him.
"FML." — These dogs.
Holy crap, the accountants at Two And A Half Men sure do write a lot of checks. All of CBS, for that matter.
A stage filled with pure imagination.
It's what's in the Fendi purse that counts.
Goodbye Slumdog Millionaire, hello new raunchy image.
Shut it down, folks.
I fear for our nation. Via literallyunbelievable.org.
"Everybody understands that we'll not be able to repeal this law until 2017. We have to win the Senate and win the White House. Right now, it is clear that this bill is not ready for prime time," CEO Michael Needham said. Needham's group has been a driving force behind Republican efforts to use the government shutdown fight to defund Obamacare.
He won the Posthumous Icon award at an award ceremony last night.
The Marvel espionage drama bears a lot of similarities to the early run of Fox’s now-departed Fringe — and not necessarily in good ways.
And predictably, everyone wanted a photo.
DEVELOPING: One terminal at Miami International Airport has been evacuated after a bomb-sniffing dog detected something on a pallet.
Armando Iannucci talks the second series of his awesome comedy about DC politics.
About time too.
This is surely what Photoshop was invented for.
It's the height of tourist season in Egypt, but the pyramids, souks, and museums are empty. Can Egypt find a way to draw the tourists back?
The horror, the horror.
A kangaroo that was injured in a car accident took refuge in a pharmacy in Melbourne airport.
She was on her way to work B*TCH.
Selena Gomez is hooking up with a member of Union J, Prince Harry is having second thoughts about Cressie and Lucy can't stop calling Mario.
Here, let Rebel tell it to you as she's dressed in a chicken costume.
This is so beautiful.
An appeals court suspended Navalny's five-year sentence for embezzlement, a charge he says the Kremlin concocted to stop his anti-Putin activism.
An Australian tourist and three Tibetans have died in an avalanche on Mount Everest while touring a restricted area.
So Harry Styles has always been a heartbreaker, but do you recognise Ed Sheeran or Una Healy?
"It's time to play the music, it's time to light the lights, it's time to call the police..."
Images from the 50th anniversary have finally been revealed.
Contains no Alanis.
You're as mad as hell, and you're not going to take it anymore.
Well played, Betfair.
It's really not that difficult, people.
A pet caused an entire village in Aberdeen to lose electricity after getting stuck on an electricity pole.
The bizarre assault comes after Dutch police arrested a Russian diplomat in his apartment in the Hague and amid rising tensions between the two countries.
Hillary Clinton was given the first founders award from the Elton John AIDS Foundation.
The 1988 coming-of-age drama starring Julia Roberts, Annabeth Gish, and Lili Taylor taught us many things about love, lobster, shopping, and hitchhiking. And 25 years later, the advice holds up almost as strongly as Julia's luscious locks.
In Japan a powerful typhoon triggered landslides, killing at least 17 people.
Known as the Arctic 30, these Greenpeace members are being held in Russia for scaling an offshore oil platform as an act of protest against Russia’s energy exploration in the Arctic. The group of 30, which includes two journalists and 28 activists, was charged with piracy, which carries a maximum 15-year jail term.
A resident of Russia's Jewish Autonomous Region asked the Kremlin to make sure the regional flag didn't violate the country's gay propaganda ban.
Immigration reform advocates plan an aggressive campaign to bring the issue back — and the White House has signaled it's on board. Can Obama emerge from the fiscal crisis with enough momentum to win the immigration fight?
Two Republican leaders are calling for the state's attorney general to revisit the alleged rape of Daisy Coleman. The county sheriff maintains the case was handled "flawlessly."
In Morris County, Reince Priebus lauds Steve Lonegan and calls for Republicans to come together. "We have to build unity all the time," Priebus says.
My only question: Why in the hell is he working at a bar in the first place?