December 1, 2013
‘Bettie Page Reveals All’ Gives The Pinup Icon A Voice, But Can’t Break Through The Surface
The joy of the new documentary Bettie Page Reveals All is that you actually get to hear the voice of the woman in the title. Bettie Page’s voice was not a prominent feature of her public persona. Her face, her legs, her smile, the sparkle in her…
PICS] Paul Walker’s Life In Photos — See Pics Of The Crash
Paul Walker loved racing cars, it was his hobby, his onscreen job and it tragically took his life. The young actor was a passenger in a red Porsche Carerra GT when they lost control of the vehicle and split a tree in half. They were both pronounced…
'Late Show With David Letterman' Mocks Rob Ford With Ken Burns Parody (Video)
TORONTO -- Now even Ken Burns has weighed in on Rob Ford. Well, sort of. Late night funnyman David Letterman on Thursday introduced a video later posted to the Late Show with David Letterman YouTube page that he jokingly claimed was put together by the legendary PBS documentarian.
6 Priceless Ancient Artifacts (Destroyed By Idiots)
Dealing with valuable relics is delicate work. There are tens of thousands of qualified professionals working hard every day to ensure that our past is not forgotten and our treasures stay safe for generations to come. But occasionally, someone much…
Paul Walker's Death: Details Emerge About Crashed Porsche Carrera GT
Paul Walker died in a fiery car crash on Saturday in Santa Clarita, Calif., at age 40. He was the passenger in what local authorities said was a red 2005 Porsche Carrera GT involved in a single-car accident that claimed his life along with that of… Rodas had been a Merrill Lynch financial advisor at The Rodas Group and owner of Always Evolving, a specialty car dealership located in Valencia, Calif.
Will Ferrell's Ron Burgundy Co-Anchors Newscast In North Dakota (Video)
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Television viewers in Bismarck, N.D., were treated to some real class this weekend when none other than the great Ron Burgundy read them the news. Actor and comedian Will Ferrell reprised his Anchorman role for KXMB's Saturday night news broadcast. The former "Saturday Night Live" star is promoting its upcoming sequel, Anchorman 2.
Officials: ObamaCare Site Is Better After Fix Deadline But No 'Magic Moment'
The problematic ObamaCare website has been “vastly improved” and can handle more than 800,000 users daily with an error rate of less than 1 percent but more work needs to be done, Obama administration officials said Sunday, one day after their…
Paul Walker’s Daughter Meadow Walker: Reportedly Witnessed Tragic Car Accident
Paul’s teenage daughter came out to support the charity event for Reach Out Worldwide. The organization was raising money to help those affected by the devastating typhoon in the Philippines. Unfortunately, such a wonderful event was touched by…
Like The Rest Of Us, Vin Diesel Can’t Believe Paul Walker Is Really Gone
As you’ve probably heard by now, actor Paul Walker died in a tragic accident yesterday. More details have emerged in the hours following the accident, and his publicist confirmed his death in a statement on Paul Walker’s Twitter account:
Favorite Books Of 2013 From Bazelon, Plotz, Stevens, And The Rest Of
Monday: Slate staffers pick their favorite books of 2013. Tuesday: The overlooked books of 2013. Wednesday: The best lines of 2013, and the best poetry of 2013. Thursday: Dan Kois’ 15 favorite books. Friday: The Slate Book Review Top 10. A House in…
Paul Walker’s Crash — Eyewitness Reveals Details Of His Fatal Accident
While doing test drives with a friend at a fundraiser for the Philippines typhoon effort on Nov. 30, Paul Walker, 40, was tragically involved in a fatal car accident and subsequent explosion. Now, an eyewitness who was at the scene, explains to…
9 Longform Stories We're Reading This Week: The AIDS Granny, Grapefruits, And Apps For Love
This week for BuzzReads, Kathleen McLaughlin profiles an elderly activist who battled the Chinese government to expose the truth behind one of the country's largest AIDS outbreaks. Read that, and these other great stories from around BuzzFeed and the web.
Quantum Computer Security: Shor’s Algorithm And The Future Of Cryptography.
Celeste Biever: Internet security relies on the fact that our computers can't break its cryptosystems. But the quantum algorithm you devised has the potential to do just that. Why create it? Peter Shor: My motivation was to see what you can do with a quantum computer. An earlier quantum algorithm worked by using periodicity—the tendency of some number sequences to regularly repeat. This is related to factoring, or finding which smaller…
Wendi's Crush On Blair Revealed: Rupert Murdoch's Ex-wife Wrote Of 'Warm Feelings' As It Emerges That Tycoon Banned Former PM From Summit After He Said 'It's Me Or Tony'
The new revelations follow our expose last week of the ‘terminal’ rift between Mr Murdoch and Mr Blair over Mr Blair’s ‘multiple encounters’ with Ms Deng, including three overnight stays at two of Mr Murdoch’s homes behind his back. More... Blair's friendship with Mrs Murdoch 'triggers terminal rift' with tycoon: Media mogul refuses to speak to former PM since filing for divorce Blair's mission to murder Mugabe: As it's claimed ex-PM planned to topple Zimbabwe despot, top thriller writer chillingly imagines the audacious SAS raid Woman who mysteriously died when living at London 'slave house' Maoist commune went to University with Cherie Blair
MAP: Which States Are Booming, Which Are Stagnating, And Which Are Starting To Fall Behind
This post originally appeared in Business Insider. Every month, the Philadelphia branch of the Federal Reserve publishes a look at coincident economic indicators by each state to show which states are thriving and which are now. The good news is…
Essex County Council "Took A Child From A Woman's Womb"
The Sunday Telegraph reports a woman was forcibly sedated and her child removed from her womb after Essex Social Services obtained a court order. Update - since this news broke a number of facts about the story have been revealed which cast doubt on the original coverage: Buzzfeed UK looks at them here.
Paul Walker Dead: Fast And Furious Star Dies In Car Crash.
Paul Walker has died. The 40-year-old actor best known for his starring role in the Fast and Furious franchise died in what appears to have been a fiery single-car crash in Southern California on Saturday, according to TMZ, which was the first to…
Paul Walker's Death: Hollywood Pays Tribute To The Late Actor
Hollywood was stunned by the news that Paul Walker died Saturday afternoon in a car crash in Valencia, Calif. The actor, best known for his role in the hit Fast and the Furious movies, was 40. PHOTOS: Paul Walker and Other Notable Deaths of
LORDE D'ANGELO & JANELLE JUST STANDING THERE
Your a singer and you're getting some big time buzz, your star is rising, everybody is talking about you. Your single blew up, and your first video was fun, crazy, a breath of fresh air. So what better way to follow it up then to just stand there. I swear there's one director who is CONSTANTLY pitching this idea, and some poor artist trying to be edgy, bites.
Paul Walker Apparently Just Died In A Car Accident
Actor Paul Walker tragically died in a car accident this afternoon at age 40. At the moment details are still emerging and it’s unclear what exactly happened. So rather than speculate, repeat rumors and share videos of the crash, I’d rather reflect…