October 16, 2013
Dakota Johnson Wants To Quit ‘Fifty Shades Of Grey,’ Too, Now
Now that Charlie Hunnam‘s bailed, current Anastasia Steele Dakota Johnson, who’s kind of got a young Gillian Anderson thing going on – *holds hand back from writing ‘I Want To Believe’ on penis* – is also thinking of jumping ship on Fifty Shades of…
38 Incredible Images Of The World Celebrating Eid al-Adha
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)
Shutdown Deal Includes Nearly $3 Billion For Kentucky Dam Project
"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.
South Park Missed Its Deadline For The First Time Ever Today
Thanks to a power outage (and its longstanding “six days to air” policy of turning episodes around so quickly), South Park has missed its deadline for the first time in the show’s history. In a statement from Comedy Central, the network says, “On…
Eric Schmidt's Face Shows Up All Over Google+ In Protest Of New Ads
After Google announced on Friday that it will start putting people's names and faces into online ads, some Google+ users decided not to take the news lying down. The few who use still use Google's Facebook clone protested the move by switching their…
14 Perfect Detective Munch Moments That Prove Why We'll Miss Him Immensely
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.
Aaron Taylor-Johnson Is Probably Christian Grey Now Because His Wife’s The Director
Four years ago, 19-year-old Aaron Taylor-Johnson, then just Aaron Johnson (Oh, yeah, he took her name.), started dating his 42-year-old Nowhere Boy director Sam Taylor-Wood before the two eventually married grossing everyone right the hell out. And,…
Kim Kardashian's Engagement Ring From Kris Humphries Sells At Auction For $749,000
Someone really, really wanted Kim Kardashian's hand-me-down bling. The reality star's engagement ring from ex-husband Kris Humphries sold at a Christie's auction in NYC on Tuesday, Oct. 15 for a whopping $620,000, Us Weekly can confirm. Bidding…
'Breaking Bad's' Vince Gilligan Reveals Details Of 'Saul' Spinoff And Terror Over What's Next
This story first appeared in the Oct. 25 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine. It was mid-February of this year when Vince Gilligan settled in to finish the script for Breaking Bad's 62nd and final episode.
Kansas City Chiefs Cheerleaders: Why The Team Has The Loudest Fans In The NFL [40 PHOTOS]
There was a hella loud record set in the NFL this weekend. The football-crazed fans of Kansas City got really worked up over their undefeated team this Sunday, and managed to get cheering to a wild display of decibels. In fact, the fans of the…
5 Movie Deaths That Should Have Been Really Easy To Avoid
Whenever filmmakers concoct a death scene for one of their characters, presumably the idea is for us, the viewers, to think something like "Oh my God, how tragic" or "Hell yes! That dick had it coming." They don't usually set out to make us mutter…
Photographer Takes Portraits Of Men Moments After They Catcall Her; The Results Are Mesmerizing
After moving to Philadelphia from Fort Collins, Colorado, artist Hannah Price started experiencing street harassment for the first time, and she came up with a novel way to respond to it: she turned her camera on the men who catcalled her. In a…
The OkCupid Honesty Project: An Exercise In Truth-Telling
Not too long ago, I created this OkCupid profile for a nude self portrait-themed art exhibition in New York City. The idea was to combine the negativity and honesty that's generally reserved for anonymous forums and offline conversations with the… I'm interested in the online personas we create, and how, for the most part, they only focus on our "best" selves, instead of our actual selves. On…
'Despicable': Park Service Chief Dragged Before House Panel, Ripped Over Closures
The head of the National Park Service was pilloried at a tense House hearing Wednesday over the agency's allegedly "arbitrary" decisions during the partial shutdown which Republicans charge were made to inflict maximum inconvenience on the public.
Your House Isn't Haunted. Your Pipes Just Aren't Secured Properly. (And Other Things You Can Fix To Silence Creepy Noises)
Those aren't ghosts making a racket in your home—it's just normal wear and tear taking its toll. Check out these remedies for common noises. SEE ALSO: How to Zombie-Proof Your Home
Lauren Conrad’s Engagement Ring PIC — Details On Her Ring From William Tell
After years of watching Lauren Conrad‘s love life play out on Laguna Beach and then The Hills, the former reality star is finally off the market! The 27-year-old took to Instagram to share a pic of her new engagement ring with the message, “Best…
The Horrendous Divvy Bike Rider -- Don’t Be That Guy
Bike sharing has swept across Chicago as it evolves into Amsterdam (medical marijuana purchases begin January 1st!), and putting more two-wheelers on the streets certainly has its positives if you’re looking to commute around town, throw down sick…
7 Photographs That Show What Your Cat Sees When She Stares Into Space
Who among us has not, some late night, googled some version of “what do cats see,” typically after one’s cat has spent an hour or more staring off into the distance? Artist Nickolay Lamm recently decided to investigate the issue more thoroughly,…
'The Voice' Recap: Funk Singers Fight It Out In The Battle Rounds
The battle rounds continued for the second night with each of the coaches -- Christina Aguilera, Cee Lo Green, Adam Levine and Blake Shelton -- pitting two members of their teams against each other and eliminating one. If a player is kicked off a… PHOTOS: 'The Voice' Season Four Finale in Photos
Shutdown Live-Blog: Why Boehner's Gavel Is Safe For Now
Welcome to Day 16 of the government shutdown. Washington awoke this morning with only hours to go before the Treasury Department says it will exhaust its borrowing power Thursday. John Dickerson, Dave Weigel, Matt Yglesias, and the rest of Slate…
Sari Rental Market Takes Off As More Indian-American Millennials Marry
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.
Your Fried Chicken Update: 5 New Spots To Get It NOW
There's no shortage of great spots to get fried chicken in NYC, because if there WAS, we'd be in the middle of the Fried Chicken Riots of 2013. Luckily, the crispy, juicy poultry supply is as abundant as the appetite for it. Here are five delicious…
Fox News Psychiatrist Thinks Obama Was Victimized By His Parents And He's Taking It Out On America
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.”
‘The Originals’: Hayley’s Baby Mystery — Season 1 Episode 3 Recap
If you’re not a Mikaelson, or carrying a Mikaelson baby, or inconveniently linked to the werewolf carrying a Mikaelson baby, you’re pretty much inconsequential in Klaus’ (Joseph Morgan) eyes. That’s the lesson we re-learned on the Oct. 15 episode of…
10 Kick-Ass Female Comic Book Characters You Should Know About
At a recent “Women in Comics” panel at New York Comic Con, Alpha Girl Comics founder Amy Chu pointed out that Wall Street was doing a better job of closing the gender gap than the comic book industry. Perhaps this seems like an outlandish claim, but…
7 Unconventional Reasons Why You Absolutely Should Be Reading Books
In a world of omnipresent screens, it can be easy to forget the simple pleasure of curling up with a good book. In fact, a recent HuffPost/YouGov poll of 1,000 U.S. adults found that 28 percent hadn't read one at all in the past year.
Heritage Action CEO To Fox News: "We Can't Repeal Obamacare Until '17"
"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.
The Best Rape Prevention: Tell College Women To Stop Getting So Wasted
In one awful high-profile case after another—the U.S. Naval Academy; Steubenville, Ohio; now the allegations in Maryville, Mo.—we read about a young woman, sometimes only a girl, who goes to a party and ends up being raped. As soon as the school…
Golden Gate Bridge Suicide Barrier: Controversy And Cost Over A Life Saver.
Shortly after 1 p.m. on March 8, San Francisco officials pulled the fully clothed body of a 56-year-old white man from the waves off secluded Marshall’s Beach, just south of the Golden Gate Bridge. Police found his car later that night in the…