April 22, 2013
"You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something in your life." -Sir. Winston Churchill"
Happy Earth Day! Here's what went down in the celeb twitterverse.
The tragic bombing in Boston a week ago has set off speculation and claims of conspiracy from a variety of sites.
The backlash against the "RT:" is getting nasty. Let's try to figure out some rules here, shall we?
You'll never guess. It's just not possible.
With a $12 family plan. Expect a lot more companies to do this.
Local TV news at its best/worst.
To stir the slumbering fans into a frenzy of hype, obviously. The movie isn't scheduled until 2014 but that just gives Bryan Singer another year to tease us. Here's what he's leaked so far.
Websites, including Reddit, say the protest was premature.
"I don't want to live in a police state, no one does. [But] I want to live in a place that can defend itself," says Graham.
How the city marked one week since the deadly marathon explosions. (Click each Vine to play.)
Lu Lingzi's death in Boston reopened the battles over media transparency, the one-child policy, and China's vast community of bereaved parents.
Jobs that expect employees to work overtime perpetuate gender segregation in occupations, a new study has found — and it's affecting mothers most of all.
Obama supports Durbin's Internet Sales tax.
An unsolved crime. "Tam"'s former friends have been suspicious since the bombing
Don't worry though, Mario Lopez will be back.
Denver and Houston, whatever else they might have to worry about, are OK with playing slow.
If only you were cool enough.
Make or buy these awesome, cruelty-free home decor items and rest easy knowing the blood of a jackalope is not on your hands.
And how to be gentle with annoying family members on Facebook. Also: Twitter etiquette during a tragedy.
He won't be treated as an enemy combatant, but he does face charges of conspiring to use a weapon of mass destruction. Because the Boston bombings resulted in death, Tsarnaev could face the death penalty.
General Manager Erik Martin hopes the site can "learn to be sensitive of its own power." The creator of /r/findbostonbombers calls the subreddit a mistake.
*If this viral promo is any indication.
Twitter, you give the best gifts sometimes.
It's called "Nate Fights Terrorist" and the soundtrack is, of course, "America, Fuck Yeah!" Language NSFW.
"They did an exceptional job ... you cannot expect the FBI is randomly investigating American citizens," former FBI agent-turned-congressman Michael Grimm says.
Islamic militants adapt to the viral web.
Watertown's David Henneberry needs $50,000 to fully restore the "Slipaway II." A crowd-funded campaign is helping him get there.
LeVar Burton and Bill Nye star in first-ever six-second White House video press release announcing 2013 White House Science Fair.
They're so cute, you kind of want to collect them all.
An earthquake in China Saturday has killed at least 186 and injured thousands more.
The federal budget cuts hit air traffic controllers. "#usa #usa #usa"
Hundreds of thousands of downloads and just 2.2 stars out of 5. A rocky start for the Facebook Phone.
“He went over to Russia, but apparently when he got on the airplane, they misspelled his name, so it never went into the system that he actually went to Russia."
In 2011, Shawn Reilly tweeted picture of his meeting with Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes.
Not that younger you would listen. But what would try to shove into your thick skull?
No simple answer in the Caucasus.
Influential Tea Party conservative demands hearings on Boston bombing, additional National Security protections before passage.
The states with the most severe punishments for rape also have the highest rates of the crime. A BuzzFeed original analysis.
Finally someone realized that a Pop-Tart sandwich is the perfect delivery method for food.
The former Progress Kentucky volunteer's cover letters start with, "This is off the record."
Suddenly your couch seems really inadequate.
Going to a ballpark this summer? It's your duty to get your hands on some of these.
Toad's Turnpike, indeed.
All it takes is Mod Podge, cheesecloth, and *imagination*.
Check it out on youtube.com
Check it out on youtube.com
Tamerlan Tsarnaev's best friend was among the victims in the bloody 2011 homicide. Surprised "Tam" skipped the funeral.
There will be puns. Proudly geeky members of the American Political Items Collectors showed off their stuff at their annual fair in Yorba Linda, Calif. over the weekend.
Influential Florida minister Mac Brunson also has harsh words for the "bright people" of South Carolina for voting for Sanford in GOP primary.