Reporting To You X


February 1, 2013

Grainy footage of the launch being streamed online was cut shortly after 6.56am GMT when the space-bound vessel left the Sea Launch pad (file picture) but got into trouble.

When the “I Give God 10% Why Do You Get 18″ for a tip receipt start floating around the Internet a few days ago, I completely wrote it off as another way too good to be true fake. Even though I know from personal experience there is absolutely no…

Employees at a Kmart store in Seattle were surprised to find 10 pounds of marijuana wrapped in garbage bags after opening a box from their stockroom on Monday.

Oh jeez. The Melker Project, a.k.a. "mixtape and mashup artist" Scott Melker, combines Fleetwood Mac's "The Chain" with snippets from 2 Chainz, and, in the words of Mixtape Maestro's David Allun Jones, it is "the best Yelawolf song Yelawolf has yet… Melker's upcoming EP Skeetwood Mac will consist entirely of Fleetwood Mac updates.

Hey it turns out that the Super Bowl is TODAY! You will need something to eat, as will your vegan friends.

Pornography --> communism?

The Walking Dead's Dead Yourself app lets you turn yourself into a zombie — here's what that looks like with celebrities.

Guaranteed to prevent your significant other from dumping you and/or your friends from thinking you're lame.

The prototypical New Yorker died on the day a new documentary about him was released. It's a decent, if superficial, survey of his life and work.

Wow. So beautiful. So brave.

From the end of online dating to the rise of sex toys, we talked to the experts to figure out the hottest -- and oddest -- love, sex and dating trends for 2013. Consider yourself warned!

It's FRIDAY and here are the things you missed on ~celeb twitter~ today.

Guest hosts Ana Kasparian, Michael Shure and Michael Hastings, Current contributor and BuzzFeed correspondent, talk with Jayar Jackson and Hermela Aregawi about a VW ad set to run during the Super Bowl that some say is racist because it features a…

Can you imagine if Super Bowl winners were determined by which teams had the hotter fans? The Arizona Cardinals would definitely deserve a title....

Further proof that living near the Santa Monica farmers' market makes your life better than everyone else's.

Olivia Wilde plays a sexy showgirl in Vanity Fair’s 2013 Hollywood Issue, which includes a feature with over 75 stars shot by famed photographer, Bruce Weber, and is intended to be a “tribute to the town.”

The zombie has come a long way from the mindless, shuffling corpses in Night of the Living Dead. Here's a look at the journey from the origin of the species to Warm Bodies.

Awkward or good?

The debate over when, where, and if women should wear pants and shorts took decades to resolve.

Sprinters, jumpers, and long distance runners unite.

What a twist! But after all, it is the 21st century.

Come on, you totally rocked the high school talent show. Don't be shy.

A celebrity fragrance!

How this cute zombie romantic comedy will triumph over the curse of the Super Bowl weekend movie.

Do the opposite of these things and nothing bad will ever happen to you on Valentine's Day.

That story and more in today's CelebFeed Gossip Roundup!

The hottest new game in Las Vegas: stealing a professional sports gambler's identity.

to find the best new spots to eat, drink and shop in your 'hood. New to Thrillist? Sign Up Already a member? Log In thrillist Nation Atlanta Atlantic City Austin Boston Chicago Dallas Denver Detroit Hamptons Las Vegas London Los Angeles Miami Minneapolis New York Philadelphia Portland San Diego San Francisco Seattle Washington DC Eat Drink Travel Own More Entertainment Money Sex + Dating My Thrillist Mobile Best of the Best January 2013

The Scottish Terrier was 12 years old.

Truer words were never spoken. Watch more Key and Peele on their Youtube page HERE

Se cumplen 25 años desde que "Aquellos maravillosos años" se estrenó en la cadena estadounidense ABC como "The Wonder Years". Para celebrar el aniversario, The Huffington Post ha decidido seguirle la pista a sus protagonistas.

Humanity has been looking out into space for thousands of years, and the most important thing we've discovered over that time is that everything is crazy weird out there, and it just keeps getting weirder. Here are some of the more baffling and…

Whatever it is that's bringing you down, this will definitely make it better.

Way to set the bar for future product photography unnecessarily high.


Rumors were rampant that the pop starlet was leaving The X Factor for a residency in Las Vegas. But Caesars says that's definitely not happening.

Do it! Do it now!

Step aside, Zombie Survival Guide, these books may have you beat.

Iconic New York City Mayor Ed Koch leaves behind a complicated legacy to say the least.

Athletes tweet the darndest things.

A Swedish horse plays "Twinkle Twinkle Little Star" on a recorder. That is all.

Outdated rules and overzealous regulators mean kids can't use Path. Stop COPPA!

Ohhhhhh. It all makes sense now.

It's Harry Styles' 19th birthday: let's celebrate by embracing his adorability.

Come on, Alabama! Don't give into stereotypes.

None of these boys and men are related.

A caller argues with Stephanie Miller, John Fugelsang and Chris about about Boy Scouts’ ban on gay members. The caller says letting homosexuals into the Boy Scouts perpetuates the problem of pedophilia. Fugelsang brings up that the overwhelming…

The new bicameral task force on climate change could move forward with carbon tax legislation. "It can also help reduce our deficit," says Waxman.

What social responsibility looks like for the world's biggest social network.

The Great Warrior tackles the hardest quests ever devised. She is a true hero for the ages.

She may be leaving her Secretary of State post, but you can keep a piece of her in your day-to-day life with an embroidery sampler. Or mug.

Edible Arrangements say, "I don't even care enough to carve pineapple hearts for you with my own two hands."

Food, foot pics, and sassy commentary. Plus, a cameo by a BuzzFeeder...

Welcome to February or whatever you call it.

First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes the episode where Walter White strangles a guy.

She's already silenced the naysayers by singing the national anthem live. Now find out why else we're looking forward to the singer's Super Bowl gig!

Welcome to Upside Downton Abbey.

Today sees the release of Catherynne M. Valente’s Six-Gun Snow White, a novella that sets the classic tale of Snow White in the Old West — a trick we’ve never quite seen before. To celebrate the book, and to suggest a little extra reading to those…

OH MY GOD. I can't believe this happened. I'm dying.

We'd love to have a review of Fire Emblem: Awakening ready for you, but the game's length, depth, and punishing challenge have prevented our own Jeremy Parish from finishing his duties in an unreasonably timely fashion. But since we didn't want to…

Gift ideas for every kind of couple

The latest viral buzz from

What the hell just happened? Watch police officers tackle a man while he inhales from a balloon in his car.

"If you look at Beyonce and this Jay-Z fellow, it's been pretty much in praise and celebration of the modern criminal police state," the founder says.

The inquiring world wants to know.

The only time huge doses of cheese actually made you thinner.

The puppy's face is absolutely killing me.

The Obama administration just proposed a change to its birth control coverage rules presumably meant to placate contraceptive coverage opponents. It won't work.

In the bounciest possible way, no less.

The saddest month of all can still be delicious. These recipes will get you through.

Postal Service attorney Jennifer S. Breslin told the City of Cleveland that two school-zone speeding tickets and five red-light tickets given to Post Office trucks would not be paid, citing the constitution.

This video of a bully named Jaide getting taken down after provoking another girl into a fight is going viral on Twitter. (WARNING: violence and NSFW language).

Like it or not, these are the rules.

It might look a lil' something like this.

Rocking a blonde wig, the former judge posed as a female contestant. Clearly Steven was looking for laughs -- but did he get them?

From the self-deprecating humor to the final goodbyes, the series finale gave us laughter, tears and Tracy in a strip club

The pacifier weighs about half a pound and is currently the most expensive in the world.

How to do it right.

This is just the latest chapter in an ongoing scandal in the U.K. and Ireland involving beef burger patties tainted with meat from horses and pigs. U.K. supermarket chain Tesco and other companies have also been affected. It's suspected that a meat…

@Odd: I wasn`t praising Bar at all. My point was that Bar is not the only one who does trashy work as a model. That`s not praising Bar at all. I also said Kate is more successful than Bar even though I personally find Kate very trashy and cheap,…

This evening, beloved comedy 30 Rock comes to an end after seven seasons with a two part, hourlong finale, and from a quick survey of the Internet it seems like the whole thing is already on hold at its iTherapist’s office about it. “I know tomorrow…

Guys, it’s been kind of a tough week. Ever since Taylor Swift personally shared with us, her best friends, the incredible news, I feel like we’ve all been a little high strung. All of us. Exactly the same amount. Let me put it this way, you know it…

Should you pull for the Ravens or the 49ers? It's a tough question, but tough questions yield satisfying, delicious answers.

It's that time of year again...

Just a great, happy couple.

Sometimes the most boring things are the most amazing.

Fab or drab?

A Baltimore Ravens cheerleader says she was dropped from the Super Bowl for gaining less than 2 pounds. She wouldn't be the first woman to get fired because her employers disapproved of her weight.

Love is a battlefield.

Fab or drab?

Fab or drab?

Fab or drab?

Fab or drab?

Fab or drab?

Fab or drab?

A person familiar with the situation says Brown isn't looking to replace the new Secretary of State in the Senate.

Separate your cupcakes from the rest with these two ideas.

Home to Mark Twain, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and ESPN.

Fab or drab?

No question about it: "I'll Make Love to You" is unabashed left-wing propaganda.

Whoa. Terrible numbers for the premiere of NBC's Jekyll-and-Hyde drama.

These people are alive.

Change is the only constant.

Color us impressed -- the jOBS star posted a twitpic showing that he may really be the Apple cofounder's true doppelganger

We’re delighted to see that Marianne Faithfull’s Broken English is getting the deluxe reissue treatment this week — it’s one of the great comeback records of all time, and also one that’s been somewhat overshadowed over the years by its creator’s…

Ian Somerhalder isn't one to shy away from the flurry of storylines on The Vampire Diaries. Ask him what's coming up on The CW drama and he begins to rattle off some of the major arcs currently in play.

Definitive proof that seeing DJ Pauly D in "concert" could actually be awesome. Or at least interesting.

A series of anti-gay remarks made by San Francisco 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver cast the Super Bowl-bound team in a negative light just days ahead of the NFL championship game.

Long live political coverage at CNN. How Jeff Zucker's "out with the old, in with the new" strategy could remake the way the network covers the circus.

Sorry, but your station wagon doesn't need a lift kit.

Breaking beauty news: The rapper, famous for his major dreads, may have just cut them off! What do you think of his new short crop? Sound off below! Lil Wayne, 30, has had his signature dreads for ...

(Newser) – News about the hostage situation in Alabama is hard to come by, but KAIT-8 has a bizarre update today: The morning Jimmy Lee Dykes allegedly shot and killed bus driver Charles Albert…

Waitress Chelsea Welch lost her job at a St. Louis Applebee's after posting a customer bill on which a local pastor wrote a snide remark and stiffed her a tip.

"I think in honor of black history month, they should add some black emojis. #justsayin"

Fab or drab?

Fab or drab?

Fab or drab?

Fab or drab?

Clinton set a new record for travel for a Secretary of State. Friday is her last day at the State Department.

She appeared on both Jimmy Kimmel Live and Piers Morgan Tonight and here's what happened.

Search algorithm gets sassy.

It has something to do with privacy, education and who owns twitter? How Jodie Foster of him!

Save the galaxy in style. Mikeasaurus will help you turn a pair of Mary Jane's into custom light-up R2-D2 fashion.

There was always something fishy about it.

It's clear after this week's comments that we need a proud NFL player on the field NOW.

LeBron won't be able to watch the Super Bowl. Poor LeBron.

What's the proper Victorian term for badass? Please secure all top hats and monocles before gunning it.

UPDATE: MTA has released video footage of the water main break. A massive, very photogenic headache for New York commuters. Updates will be posted as they occur.

For most of Fleetwood Mac’s life, the band has been a hits machine, and it used that reputation to propel a singularly weird song—one vastly different from its usual output—into the Billboard top 10 in 1979. “Tusk,” which is featured prominently and…

Rep. Pete King shows up for an old friend facing charges.

This is impressive. And crazy. Crazpressive.

This game is completely G-rated, I swear.

There's no shame in Geraldo's political game. "I'll be here every Friday, until as such time as it's no longer legal."

"I’m now going to teach you a big boy lesson about lawsuits and finance. You ungrateful dog!" Trump recently discovered Mac Miller's "Donald Trump" and has been harassing him on Twitter about it.

Bashing the paparazzi is a great way to humblebrag about your totally inconvenient fame. But this can't be the only reason pop stars love singing about them.

Because even if you don't like football, you're definitely going to want to know who all the hotties are.

Well, if you're asking for a favor.

In a new interview with One Direction, Zayn cryptically talks about his cheating scandal and says that it's not a 'real problem.' I wonder if girlfriend Perrie Edwards feels the same way! If things...

Your favorite little band just blew up and their new album sucks so bad and everyone loves it.

The country's censorship firewall gets a little taller.

It's so frustrating when you see something you love that costs 1,000x what it actually should.

Liquor companies would if they could.


The nine-year-old, who happens to be the youngest Best Actress nominee ever, told Jay Leno the long-list of stars she hopes to rub elbows with at the Oscars.

This pit bull, Bandit, is not like any other puppy you've ever met. For one thing, he doesn't seem to understand the limitations of being a tiny pit bull, and thinks he's just as big and strong and agile as the big dogs he surrounds himself with.…

Jennifer Lawrence rocks two different looks while entering and exiting the studio for her appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live on Thursday (January 31) in Hollywood.

You're not as bad at dancing as you think! Here are some examples of things you would never be caught doing on the floor.

A viewer asked Jimmy Fallon to predict the outcome of Super Bowl 47 using puppies, he did and they chose the Baltimore Ravens.

The 23-year-old math teacher at Overland High School in Aurora, Colorado who is in hot water with Cherry Creek School District officials for tweeting racy photos of herself as well as posting about drug use was put on paid leave by the district, but…

It always comes down to the "unknown substances." And a couple of cherries.

It's on like Alderaan in Go Daddy's new Super Bowl spot. Couple did "45 takes" of kiss.

They're a chance for music's biggest stars to show off their style. Sometimes they get it right, sometimes they don't.

Beyonce: National Anthem Live at Super Bowl Press Conference! (Video)

New York's mayor and its mascot.

Isabelle Wenzel photographs the human body in contorted positions using perspective and costuming to create bizarre, narrative portraits. Her series of women in the workplace caught our attention on Beautiful/Decay. Messy stacks of paper and…

The upside of being a pornographer is that you can pull any cheap publicity stunt without worrying that it’s going to ruin your brand. Actually, does anyone worry about that anymore? I digress, but so it is that YouPorn is publicly offering $150,000…

The state's political class gathered in Washington to drink and speculate about the scandal-scarred Senator. "These are nameless, faceless allegations — you should find out who that is," says Menendez.

Tears! After seven seasons, we're saying goodbye to our dear friend, who accomplished everything from proving that nerdy can be sexy to hugging Oprah

Poor Justin! Ever since splitting with Selena, the Biebs has been getting in a lot of hot water. Now he's defending himself against a photo that looks like he's grabbing a fan's boob -- and the fan...

Oh blarg! Beloved show 30 Rock is ending tonight, but the memories will live on in our hearts, and in our ability to now shotgun pizzas. Let us never forget the true wisdom Liz Lemon, and all of the 30 Rock cast, instilled in us. LEMON OUT.

Quantifying success can be problematic, especially when it comes to a subjective art form such as cinema. That hasn’t stopped us from looking back through film history and examining the directors we felt have been overlooked or underestimated in…

You’re going to cry either way, at least build up to a real breakdown.

Kim Kardashian: My Baby Bump ‘Popped Outta Nowhere’!

Anne Hathaway's "Les Miserables" performance as the abject, tuberculosis-ridden French prostitute Fantine was so obviously an Oscars audition tape that you can practically hear her singing "I Dreamed of Oscar" during her big musical close-up. And…

The contribution came a month after Hurricane Sandy devastated the East Coast and three weeks after the election was over. The campaign didn't advertise its charity.

How could anyone possibly rather watch a bunch of guys in meggings run around on a field than look at all these adorable puppies, kitty halftime performers, and HEDGEHOG CHEERLEADERS?!

The Senator takes another dig at the man challenging his Senate seat next year. "Perhaps we were too close to Newark."

But I'm watching the video. You're totally there...

The Republican governor tipped his hat yet again to his unlikely ally. Plus a crack at Cuomo.

Sean Hannity and Brian Maloney are claiming that Stephanie Miller and Chris Lavoie are marginalizing people who want to protect their homes with guns. In the soundbite, Stephanie and Chris both talk about right-wing radio’s job to make people…

The sketch-comedy series mocked pop-culture detritus and bad TV, but it also had intense feeling for it.

Beyonce spoke to the media at a Super Bowl press conference Thursday afternoon, just days before she'll take perhaps the nation's biggest stage during the game's halftime show. But she started the show her way: By singing the national anthem, live.

Almost as if no one’s seen Kim Kardashian‘s ass from orbit before, the entire Internet’s freaking out over her baby bump today which is, of course, ridiculously prominent already. What did everyone expect to happen here? She’d defy the laws of human…

For all those folks who love TV but aren't fans of the Ravens or 49ers!

The latest viral buzz from

Prepare to be underwhelmed.

“I was a little disappointed in how mean people were, not just to me but to each other. You know, I expected them to attack me, but I really didn’t expect the sustained anger and, just, attacks on each other,” she says. “My mom was extremely…

Or that's what it seemed like. A word cloud maps it out.

Remember Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt? They were on The Hills. One of them has a sad plastic face and the other one has a scary troll face? Well they are on a press tour for their season of Celebrity Big Brother, which just ended, and they have…

TV personalities Chelsea Handler and Piers Morgan bickered their way through the CNN host's awkward appearance on "Chelsea Lately."

While Cavallari may have control over what type of milk her son drinks, the new mom admits she won't be able to stop Camden from playing football like his Chicago Bears quarterback dad, Cutler, 29 -- but she's going to try!

Back in 1992, I made a movie called Groundhog Day.* If you've seen it, which you probably have (it's on TBS 24/7), you will probably love these 12 interesting facts about it.

This clip aired once on the "Oprah" show and was never shown again after. Excuse the VHS marks, this shit is rare!

Droooool. Can we all start wearing our hair like this for the rest of time?

Purity tests were all the rage in the early days of the internet: here's an updated version for more recent sexy innovations.

Fourteen have reportedly died and 80 were injured after the blast.

Crafted from aerospace-grade titanium, the meticulously engineered, ruggedly stylish Man Ring conceals five essential small tools that swing out Swiss Army-style, including a comb, straight and serrated blades, a saw, and, arguably most critical of…

Here's a 5-year old little girl boxing in Kazakhstan. She could probably already kick your ass, and she's the size of your foot. Congratulations.

Fortunately, from the ashes of disgrace rises the Internet’s creativity, as a brilliant man named Matthijs Vlot chopped up Armstrong’s interview with Oprah and turned it into a delightful cover of Radiohead’s “Creep”, which is quite a fitting song…

“What happens to lovers while they are sleeping?” asks German photographer Paul Schneggenburger. “Is it a sleeping just next to each other, each on his own, or is there a sharing of certain places or emotions? Is it a nocturnal lovers’ dance, maybe…

The postcard has quite the storied history. The first known picture postcard was sent from Vienna as a souvenir, but images of the sparkling new Eiffel Tower in 1889 gave impetus to the postcard, leading to the little convenient cards’ golden age at…

Sure looks that way in an exclusive clip to The Hollywood Reporter from Thursday's The Vampire Diaries, "A View to a Kill." With Damon (Ian Somerhalder) still locked in the Salvatore cell following Kol's compulsion, Klaus (Joseph Morgan) pays a…

Throughout history, one of the most difficult maneuvers to pull off in combat has been the fighting withdrawal. It’s an aspect of war that plagued battlefield commanders from Napoleon to Lee to Bradley. Getting into a fight is easy; getting out…

Memory is implacable in Egypt’s three major cities on the Suez Canal: Port Said in the north, Ismailia in the middle and Suez in the south. There is still vestigial rancor from British colonial days; and there is a hardened sense of honor and…

Two big things happened Tuesday with regards to immigration reform: President Barack Obama announced his plans at a Las Vegas high school, and Florida Sen. Marco Rubio called into Rush Limbaugh’s radio program. The second event mattered more.

So, logically, 2013 should be the year the U.S. finally gets serious about dealing with the man-made greenhouse-gas emissions that drive warming. And greens could take some hope in President Obama’s Inaugural Address on Jan. 21. “We will respond to…

Perhaps since they launched a similar bid to overhaul the U.S. immigration system. Those efforts, from 2005 to 2007, and again in 2009 and 2010, were led by many of the same Senators spearheading the push that was launched on Monday. The bills…

The official press release also swears we’ll meet the mother next season. When during the season, however, is anybody’s guess.

Netflix’s remake of the British miniseries (itself based on a novel) House Of Cards is at all times a struggle between the virtues of the overripe and the virtues of the spare. It’s a show where the direction—in the first two episodes, it’s by…

You no longer have to, as they say, wait for it…

Be careful what you post on Reddit. It may just get you canned.

AUSTIN, Texas, Jan 29 (Reuters) - Texas is set to execute Kimberly McCarthy by lethal injection on Tuesday, the first woman to be put to death in the United States in more than two years. The execution is scheduled to be carried…

Can a cat, camel, and porcupine possibly be wrong?

Especially for a grandma!

ABC's Chris Cuomo is headed to CNN to host a new morning show, the network announced Tuesday. New CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker said in a statement that Cuomo, currently the anchor of "20/20," will "have a major role in a new CNN morning show…

A Brazilian man has accused his wife of trying to kill him by putting poison in her vagina and inviting him to have oral sex with her.

A gay Oregon teen was taken off of life support after hanging himself in the playground of a local elementary school.

A 23-year-old math teacher at Overland High School in Aurora, Colorado is in hot water with Cherry Creek School District officials who are determining if she can return to her classroom after she tweeted provocative photos of herself as well as…

Charlie Sheen dropped by "The Tonight Show" where he chimed in on the Lance Armstrong controversy. He talked about meeting Armstrong once before, and remembered that the cyclist didn't impress him all that much. Sheen said he was "kind of a douche."

Sharon Stone is now a single lady. That's right, the 54-year-old actress has split with Argentinian model Martin Mica -- you know, the much younger, handsome boyfriend whom she was photographed intimately making out with on beaches and at fashion…

back to top