March 11, 2013
It's the human touch that makes all the difference.
From Nancy Reagan to Laura Bush, Obama is hardly the first First Lady to take on a relatively tame public policy issue.
What can we tell from the poster released today? Nothing, really — but that won't stop us from speculating.
Over Austin Tex-Mex, the cast of the online parody of The Bachelor talk SXSW, why they don't like molé sauce — and why some fans think that the show is real.
Reince Priebus tries to woo black voters with a "listening session" at a black Brooklyn mega-church. At the strip mall across the street, shoppers are still talking about that rich, white guy who ran for president.
The rise of the marten.
Because a little extra whiskey never hurt anyone.
It's Monday, here's what happened on celeb twitter today.
The Five's Bob Beckel enjoys a slow news day.
These face paintings by New Zealand artist Christy Lewis take face painting to the next level. "When somebody asks for an animal or creature, I love painting something so extreme that when they look in the mirror they no longer see their own face, but that animal staring back at them," Lewis said.
It was difficult to narrow it down, but here they are.
Recycling is wonderful, but please remember: denim is for butts, not for shoes or plants.
Phenomenal and versatile use of signage, Hoya fan.
That story and more in today's CelebFeed Gossip Roundup!
Acoustics are the key. Still not powerful enough to levitate humans. Work faster, scientists!
Homicidal leprechauns say the darnedest things. In honor of St. Patrick's Day, here are 10 of the titular monster's wackiest lines from six Leprechaun movies.
Not too high, not too low. The SpaceX Grasshopper gets it.
Pikachu... you... YOU'RE A MONSTER.
Some stories are just way better when you start at the end and work back.
Reason #457 why 1998 was the best year: Delia's started sending those free mix CDs, featuring emerging artists. (Most of whom were promptly forgotten.)
Your daily dose of adorable.
The New York Jets' official Twitter account asked what the team should prioritize during free agency. Twitter had some great ideas.
Why buy a fish tank when you can make one? Whether you're a craft beginner or a seasoned expert, create a unique home for your fishy friends.
Jay-Z, Hillary Clinton, and Mel Gibson are among the 11 celebrities and politicians who appear to have had their personal information leaked.
While some cry foul over Obama's speech to Organizing For Action, White House says it's no big deal.
It took just 14 seconds for exactly nobody to win this bout.
Check out who walked the AOL Broadband and Teen People sponsored "blue carpet."
JTT will reunite with his former TV dad in the March 22nd episode of the series aka probably the most viewed episode yet.
Learn. Try. Practice.
There’s something about the college game that makes coaches launch their own players under the proverbial bus, then back that bus up and drive over them several more times until everyone is just a smudge of bus-paste.
It was just overturned by a state supreme court judge. Get your facts straight before you inevitably get in a fight about it at a dinner party.
It's super dangerous.
No money changed hands, writers say.
Only true '90s ghosts will get this.
Guys, I'm dying. Please send help.
Freedom for the fizz.
Find out which character is most likely to snap, and which has a secret sexy past. We spoke to the cast and crew of The Mindy Project on the red carpet at PaleyFest.
The world's cutest animals would like to remind you to step your game up.
"I'm in a glass case of emotion."
Despite election results and Supreme Court ruling, Senator Mitch McConnell again banks on the fight against the health-care overhaul. So much for a change in direction.
In order from least fuzzy to fuzziest.
Memes are people too, you guys. At least, some of them are.
Like a fine wine, gentlemen. Well, most of you.
MSNBC's Tamron Hall got a funky new theme song for her show News Nation, courtesy of the Purple One.
She's, like, a mile tall. The poster is for — fittingly — an internet service provider.
A new academic paper claims to prove a strong link between the shutdown of file-sharing site Megaupload and a subsequent increase in movie sales — but it uses studio-provided data and comes from an initiative partly funded by the MPAA.
Sure, it's fun...except when you have to carry your own equipment.
Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance and the death of a video game micro-genre.
Every year, college basketball produces some amazing players. A handful go on to fame in the pros. Most don't. These 23 players from the previous decade were amazing in March — and then vanished forever.
Ever. WARNING: This was a popular post you've probably seen before except this one is set to the soundtrack of a faux-Hans Zimmer.
Are you a human? If you fail this test... the results are inconclusive. You will need more tests.
Uh oh. Looks like we've got a badass over here.
Watch dry ice explode, bubble, and fart. Yes, I said fart.
Who knew little ol' Seth Cohen could spar?!
In 1968, Leonard Nimoy was moved by a girl's difficulty fitting in, so he wrote to her about how Spock overcame prejudice.
Charities and the government spend millions, but the rate of breast cancer is actually going up.
Just print ads (15 of them). And only ads with animals selling non-animal-related products.
This video will make your friends think you're cheating at Words With Friends.
WARNING: Some of these before photos are a little tough to look at, but all of these dogs are thankfully doing great now!
Start your week off on the wrong foot? At least you're not one of these people.
Wow. They're taller than a lot of people.
Spolier: The average cable news host is a pretty white man wearing lipstick.
Get out a pen and take notes.
If you don't figure out the name of this song you're literally going to go crazy.
Landry Fields tried to end the third quarter on a high note for his team. Instead, he hits some poor dude square in the head.
"Everyone in your party has died."
Sure, everyone hates on Gwyneth, but queue up these films on Netflix and remember why you loved her.
Shackled ankles and Harry Potter DVDs.
And he also hangs in Justin Bieber's crew. The Disney Channel is responsible for this, just not sure how yet.
Hint: Reenact the secret love between Thomas Edison and the elephant he electrocuted.
Protesters gathered at the Roseville Galleria in Sacramento, California on Saturday to show support for the gay couple kicked out by mall security for kissing and holding hands.
BuzzFeed Animals is currently hiring an Associate Animals Editor, and George, your offer is officially on the table.
It's almost like she's not sure of the rules.
It's displayed on an umbrella. She also knitted an "Occupy Grandparents" chair cozy.
The two beloved ABC soaps are back! Don't act like you're not excited.
Check out Chris Hardwick rocking some seriously fugly carpenter jeans.
Spanish illustrator Iñaki Aliste Lizarralde has painstakingly recreated the floor plans from shows like Friends and Gilmore Girls. Thankfully, you can buy all of these as posters and pretend like Stars Hollow is a real place.
The Starks are hipsters, the Lannisters are school bullies, Dany's the new girl, and Prom Night is coming.
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"Rihanna has what every girl aspires to have," says the designer of Givenchy, who custom-made some looks. She is the face of her generation.
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I got in one little fight and my mom got scared...
Including Kobayashi porcelain (The Usual Suspects) and Han Solo's blaster pistol.
Kids these days. Let's hope it's only temporary...
Just because no one speaks them anymore doesn't mean they aren't TOTALLY BADASS.
If you prefer, baby MEESE.
The Similarities Between Tom Hanks' And Justin Timberlake's Induction Into The "SNL" Five-Timers Club
SNL took a page from its own book and brought back the five-timers club for Justin Timberlake's episode this weekend.It was simply great.
Walters clears up the rumors that have the show's co-host being pushed out because of her conservative opinions.
Brandon Knight is having the worst year ever.
All this Indiana woman wanted to do was honor her dead husband with a tombstone that enshrined his favorite things.
Also, Barbara Walters denied rumors that Elisabeth Hasselbeck is being forced out of the show due to her extreme views.
Brought to you by the boys of Acafellaz from Illinois State University.
Now you know.
It's the best coin(s) trick I've ever seen.
The Criminal Minds hottie is clearly living the good life.
These incredible transformations prove that just about anybody can "look like a porn star." Here are the revealing images of the actresses with their stage name, the number of films they've appeared in, and their age. These photos are originally from xmelissamakeupx's Instagram account, which were then uploaded to Imgur and shared on Reddit. (NSFW-ish)
We've redesigned these posters with humble title suggestions. How would you rename them?
The Facebook COO welcomes the controversy around her new book, but says her focus on what women can do isn't meant to let men or employers off the hook.
Let's hope all these people get hired.
Are these soft, folky versions better than the originals?
So you can't recycle them, and they don't fit in your trash can. Earn a few extra karma points with the earth by making these practical projects.
This is the perfect way to promote something (if you're Louis C.K.).
Don't judge a burger 'til you've walked a mile in its bun.
Haha this is great. What a douche.
BuzzFeed's new White House reporter explores the declining prestige of his "soul-killing" assignment.
In that they had zero viewers. That's right: NOBODY watched these shows.
Mark Roberts, 47, escaped with minor injuries and some really cool helmet cam footage.
Designer Kapil Bhagat created these great posters celebrating great scientists and their discoveries.
In the fascinating documentary Good Ol' Freda, which premiered at the SXSW Film Festival, the Fab Four's loyal secretary breaks her silence.
Ram Singh's lawyer: "There were no circumstances which could have led to Ram Singh committing suicide. There was no mental stress. He was very happy."
Cats are the best, but living with a litter box isn't exactly an aesthete's dream. Get inspired with these real projects that range from simple IKEA hacks to complex custom designed furniture.
The staffers who ran campaigns for Eastwood, Bono, Schwarzenegger, and Franken say the actress can win if she gets in early, stays local, and works like hell. Celebrity status can be like "a huge tire around the neck," says Padberg.