June 19, 2013
James Gandolfini died Wednesday morning in Italy from a heart attack, according to reports. Updated with statements from Gandolfini's Sopranos colleagues.
Plus Bryan Cranston's old voiceover gig, the secret Starbucks menu revealed, and very cool vintage photos of surfers.
Rep. Pompeo asks what the alternative to force-feeding hunger strikers is.
These animated chicks all know their way around a makeup counter.
Sibling rivalry is killing the Atlanta Braves.
The untold faces of our country.
See ya later, M.J.
This brings a whole new meaning to the phrase "food poisoning." Original list found in Dr. Jayson Calton and certified nutritionist Mira Calton's new book, Rich Food, Poor Food.
Need to make a corgi smile? Here are 38 things that could help. This post is dedicated to one of the biggest corgi lovers BuzzFeed has ever known (and coming from us, that's, like, the highest possible compliment): Michael Hastings.
He had to because the dog was getting big and he was worried for his youngest child. But the story had a happy ending.
"Out of step with international norms, medical ethics and practices of the U.S. Bureau of Prisons."
Here's what happened today.
That story and more in today's CelebFeed Gossip Roundup!
Why today's changes to the Xbox One's DRM mean less than you think.
Catholics, conservatives say the president pulled a big gaffe in Belfast. Update: American progressive Catholic group defends Obama.
Finally, a director for E.L. James' steamy novel's big screen adaptation. So, who is she?
The new season of Hannah Montana sure looks weird.
It was the craziest thing ever.
How y'all say it?
We all make mistakes. Shaq's was making this cream soda and mine was drinking it.
Miley got down with her girlfriends in her new music video for "We Can't Stop". Enjoy.
Small government conservatives and social welfare liberals abandon their hardline positions when homestate interests are on the line.
Spoiler alert: It's not.
We are Karen, Karen is us.
From cheerleader to choreographer to dancer to pop star, she can do no wrong. Straight Up.
Nope nope nope nope nope.
We all could use a floating top hat.
This is not your average athlete-crime story.
Too hooked to your Netflix account to go outside? No one has to know...
Poll respondents call source of NSA leaks a hero; protesters call Obama "big brother" and "the oppressor." The Simpsons Movie explains it all.
She can't be stopped. She can't be tamed. Don't even try.
The original domestic-goddess-cum-entrepreneur also tweets like a boss.
From LeBron's headband to Tim Tebow's Christianity, they're all here!
"A couple points of clarification."
The Bond girl has some big action credits, but is still a relative unknown in the U.S. She's trying to change that — on her own terms.
The sexiest thing you'll see all year. If you're a Mets fan.
Meanwhile, the Wikileaks founder's asylum at the Ecuadorian Embassy is stretching into a second year. "I'm worried about the state of journalism." (Updated below)
I don't even know.
This is why you had a crush on a cartoon punk.
"This is not a field where one paints a painting that will be looked at for centuries."
Tina Fey went to the Cape May Zoo yesterday and this happened.
The Federal Reserve announced no changes in its policies but also said the economic recovery is on a stronger footing, which could mean a change later.
What. Is. Going. On.
This is some secretly genius engineering, you guys. This trick also makes stacking beverage containers for easy transporting a breeze.
Workers from the charity Oxfam were in Northern Ireland this week as world leaders met for the G8 summit.
"Don't you just love being gay and not giving a fuck?"
Fuck ad agencies. Some real gems here.
What if for one day you couldn't control when and what you tweeted?
Later Mr. Rock argued Dana Perino is "giving white people a bad name."
Things that make you go hmmmm.
Rip our hearts out and stomp on them... again. Warning: Spoilers for Avengers 2 inside!
Just in time for the FIFA Confederations Cup in Brazil, Karl Lagerfeld has sketched a few pastel portraits for Germany's soccer/fashion hybrid magazine, Sepp . (Yes, you read "soccer/fashion hybrid" correctly.)The illustrations include a soccer-playing Gisele imagined and a nude portrait of 21-year-old Brazilian soccer star Oscar. You'll only need one guess as to where he's holding his soccer ball.
HEAD FOR THE HILLS.
Get the West Elm look on a Target budget.
Yahoo Answers has a reputation for being home to some of the stupidest people on the internet. Until you scroll down to the answers.
The '80s and '90s were a dark time for Ken.
The Prancing Elites are here, so pay attention.
As if you needed any.
"The government may love this," says the AP CEO. "I suspect that they do."
So maybe don't go there.
Whoooaaahhhhhh, is this allowed?
Sean Hannity was interviewed by Playboy for their July/August interview (it comes to newsstands this Friday). Here are five of the best quotes.
Part ocicat, part Bengal, all adorable, this relatively new breed is the coolest cat around.
The Food Network star was reportedly a big fan of racist jokes. Warning: Offensive language.
The men's national team continues to roll through World Cup qualifying.
Number one cutest family in Hollywood right here.
Besides the fact that Tom Brady is a god.
An awesome video highlighting every illustrious film you might remember him from.
Less than a month before the royal baby's due date, new details of the Duchess of Cambridge's (aka Kate Middleton) birth plan and how the child's arrival will be announced have been released.
The fact that Men's Wearhouse fired the face of its brand won't impact the company because it has tons of Zimmer footage and the legal rights to his image, an analyst says.
It's still not too late for Clarissa Now.
Test your knowledge, from George Washington to Barack Obama.
FBI Director Robert Mueller testifying on Capital Hill Wednesday before the Senate Judiciary Committee responded to a question about Americans gaining trust from redacted versions of FISA court opinions by saying "you're right the American people are frustrated." Mueller added that the ODNI was looking at the possibility of releasing redacted copies.
Put your knowledge to the ultimate test.
Using a vibrating metal plate connected to tone generator, Youtuber brusspup manipulated grains of salt to dance in specific patterns.
After a car crash left him in a coma, his famous characters helped pull him out of it.
Enough with the small talk.
It certainly...stood out.
Also, Morgan Freeman is a wizard. This has been a Public Service Announcement.
In the sixth season finale of The Big Bang Theory, Raj broke down and spoke candidly about his fears. Actor Kunal Nayyar speaks out about his character's slow transformation, and his own career trajectory.
If I could just eat a little more spinach...
"$50 for a T-shirt? That’s just silly overpriced."
Vladimir Putin says "I can't unsee."
It might not be as bad as actual places that are actually hot, but remember, they don't have many air conditioners in Alaska. It's the hottest heat wave in the state since 1969, Jeff Masters, meteorology director of the online forecasting service Weather Underground, told the AP.
Cher is back, y'all!
"A brand new me," they said. "A new beginning," they said.
Two students planned a surprise for their teacher during the "YouTube of the Day" part of their class.
President Dilma Rousseff, a former guerilla herself, praised the protests, but the National Public Security force will be deployed.
Your garden is actually a merciless deathtrap. Frolic at your own risk.
Has there always been a fungus among us?
A judge handed down the ruling this afternoon in Milan, the culmination of a controversial tax-evasion trial brought against the fashion house.
George Zimmer wasn't just the Men's Wearhouse founder and executive chairman — he was its pitchman. And he was icily fired this morning.
Here are some tips and tricks to make the rewarding task of caring for your dog just a tiny bit easier.
Starring Channing Tatum, Jamie Foxx, Miley Cyrus, Olivia Munn, Jimmy Kimmel, Gabourey Sidibe, and Matt Damon.
At the Brandenburg Gate, Obama calls for changes in America's nuclear posture and for action on climate change.
Of course The-Dream's demo is better than Beyoncé's version. And other blasphemies.
Use this Tweet Cheat Sheet to explore the wide array of species that live in the Twit-O-Sphere. #binoculars not included.
Hastings, who was a reporter for BuzzFeed and Rolling Stone, died in a car crash early Tuesday. He was 33. Last year, he wrote the following advice "for you and young journalists in general" during a Reddit AMA.
Williams apologized in a blog post Wednesday morning after comments from her Rolling Stone profile prompted an outcry.
Well this is terrifying.
Epilepsy warning. Seriously, though.
People are apparently still buying this stuff.
It's now hard to believe there was a time when she wasn't a manic pixie dream girl.
Did you or your mom have a subscription to this '80s/'90s magazine dedicated to all things lacey, flowery, and beautiful?
What's not to love?
Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number.
Hide your kids, hide your wife. While you're at it, hide yourself too.
Nearly half of all top developers now use Facebook's mobile app install ads as a main channel to acquire traffic.
Well that was different.
Russell Brand, Oliver Stone, Maggie Gyllenhaal, and many more stand up for the imprisoned alleged whistleblower, who is currently facing trial.
Technology from the days when bigger meant better.
It's Drake. (And they really did.)
It is so beautiful.
When Wu-Tang Clan performed at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival on Friday, their sign language interpreter Holly became part of the performance.
WARNING: graphic images of "marble nails" ahead.
Chen, formerly Teen Vogue's healthy & beauty director, had been consulting for the magazine alongside Condé Nast's new creative director Anna Wintour. In a statement, Wintour applauds her as "the quintessential Lucky girl... [and] a woman of tremendous talent and experience." She replaces Brandon Holley, who'd been with the magazine since 2010.
Feel the love of their Lord.
I've never heard of this El Hormiguero show before but, boy, does it look crazy.
Run in the other direction. "RUN".
Stare at the black dot, and wait for the moving grey stripe to turn blue.
Can we just finally agree on these? Please?
Then versus now. From Brick Lane to Spitafields and beyond.
The news team is back! Watch the full trailer.
A veteran sharpshooter walked out of a cornfield to make one of the bigger shots of the NBA season.
Cool as the other side of the pillow.
One of the great reporters of his generation died Tuesday at 33. The stories he wrote, and the ones he didn't live to write.
Journalist Michael Hastings died Tuesday morning at 33. People who know him and his work react to the loss.
It's like good advice from somebody who speaks another language. Or something.
The Congressional Budget Office released a report saying the immigration reform bill could reduce the federal deficit by $200 billion over the next decade, but the Heritage Foundation has challenged that estimate, citing its own embattled report.