June 28, 2013
US Park Police Lost Track Of Huge Supply Of Weapons, Report Says
The U.S. Park Police, the law enforcement agency responsible for safeguarding the National Mall and critical American landmarks, has lost track of a large supply of handguns, rifles and shotguns, according to a harshly critical report issued…
A's Texts To The Girls Of "Girls"
"A" sends anonymous texts to and tortures the girls of "Pretty Little Liars." But did you know that there was another group of girls who "A" messed with? Yup. Hannah, Marnie, Shoshana, and Jessa from "Girls". Warning: "A"s identity may or may not be revealed at the end of this post. (Hint: It's not.)
These Heavy Metal Kids Did What We All Thought Was Impossible And Scared Scary Spice
Aaralyn, 6, and her brother Izzy, 9, auditioned for the show in New York, and you would have never suspected what ended up happening. Those tricksy producers/editors/whoever-makes-these-decisions-ers at America’s Got Talent really knew how to throw…
The First 10 Works Of Fiction You Should Read If You’ve Never Read A Book Before
Recently, celebrity chef Jamie Oliver told reporters that — while he has written more than 20 cookbooks — he had never read a whole book until recently, when he finished Suzanne Collins’s Hunter Games sequel, Catching Fire. Oliver said, “I’ve never…
George Zimmerman's Lawyer Goes Out For Ice Cream During An Ongoing Murder Trial, Takes Selfie
UPDATE: A spokesman for Zimmerman's defense has confirmed that the picture is of West and his "mortified" daughters and apologized for the "grossly insensitive" image. Yes, this is the same lawyer who told the knock-knock joke in court.
An Idiot’s Guide To The Reddit Thread, “What’s The Most Intellectual Joke You Know?”
Some jokes make you feel dumb for laughing at them. (What do you call somebody else’s cheese? Nacho cheese. What do you call a deer with no eyes? I have no idear.) Not so with the ones on a recent Reddit thread sparked by the question, “What’s the…
Voting Rights And The Supreme Court: The Impossible “literacy” Test Louisiana Used To Give Black Voters.
This week’s Supreme Court decision in Shelby County v. Holder overturned Section 4(b) of the 1965 Voting Rights Act, which mandated federal oversight of changes in voting procedure in jurisdictions that have a history of using a “test or device” to…
A Whimsical Road Trip To Moonrise Kingdom
Adventure. Innocence. Dysfunction. Passion. Maps. Books. Art. Music. Love. Sex. Actually, the word “whimsical” doesn’t even begin to describe the romantic summer adventures of our protagonists, Suzy and Sam. Maybe it’s because I grew up in a similar bucolic East Coast town (Ipswich, MA), but there’s something iconic and magical about summers in New England. So, I felt compelled to hunt down the filming locations of Moonrise Kingdom.