July 23, 2013
There are boring facts and then there are "BORRRRRR-ing" facts. Here are a few facts to get people to nod indifferently.
UPDATED: A progressive activist from Indiana in her early 20s who identifies herself online as "Sydney Leathers" and "sidneyelainexo" is the woman whose online profile is linked to the latest Weiner scandal. Weiner, she wrote, could "continue sending dick pics every single day."
Public Policy Polling's latest national survey shows no one's doing well in Washington these days.
With an author as prolific as Stephen King, it's no surprise his universe is expansive — but did you know most of his works are connected to one another? Here are some of the craziest connections, from the surface-level to the ones you might have missed.
Earnings, revenue, and key product sales all came about in line with analyst estimates.
Here's what happened today!
The Grammar Police need their own Division of Internal Investigation.
The Cincinnati Reds lack compassion.
Real Danger at the Carlos Danger press conference.
It's been a good day for great Vines.
There are some real-life Carlos Danger imitators out there.
The embattled former congressman said some of the illicit messages and photos he sent came after he resigned from office. He said he would stay in the New York City mayoral race.
Stop making me cry, sports!
Get ready to be transported.
"Anthony has spent every day since [the scandal] trying to be the best dad and husband he can be," his wife told People in 2012.
Sometimes you just don't have time to hit the gym.
As presented by Bo Obama, the current dog-in-chief.
Someone had to do it.
That story and more in today's CelebFeed Gossip Roundup!
Office disputes happen. And after you watch this you'll never want to settle them without cupcakes again.
This will end well. A team of Swiss researchers have created the next generation of borderline science-fiction robot spies.
Long live the town crier.
Ring parties are the new arm parties. This is the best new trend ever.
From Charles and Diana to William and Kate.
He takes supporting the team to new, mildly disturbing heights.
Remember *69? I can't believe that existed.
It's funny that was she was in The Vampire Diaries because she might actually be a vampire.
Here he comes to end the game!
Awww, you guys!
Lock the doors.
"It's like he's doing like this."
Well, the people at Baracks Dubs did most of the work. Watch their latest mash-up for some good ol' fashioned LOLs.
Vinyl records pressed on the spot, R. Kelly's white dove balloons, and other stuff that you're not going to find at Lollapalooza or Coachella this year.
Good news: The pictures have been amazing. Bad news: You're officially old.
Alleged Flesh-Eating Bacteria In Carnival Cruise Hot Tubs Triggers Grossest Class Action Lawsuit On Record
The plaintiff says he nearly lost his leg after it turned black and it was only saved after $70,000 in medical bills.
After BuzzFeed pressed the campaign for comment on new sex chat transcripts published on The Dirty, Weiner admits they're real. But timing remains unclear.
Ever wonder what your favorite childhood stories would look like sexed, drugged, and rock 'n' rolled, up? Dirty Library and it's dirty-minded team has got you covered.
There's a "black card" in badminton, and this guy really earned it.
40 years ago the newly constructed World Trade Center loomed large over Lower Manhattan.
The Duchess of Cambridge's first look as a new mother: a demure sky blue shift dress by Jenny Packham. Blue for a boy!
Don't be any of these people. Just don't.
That was one giant leap for Chris Stewart.
Riot Games' bid to make a computer game an intramural sport.
Each day the Daily Express has a poll... and there's a pattern to the results.
Take a few minutes to appreciate the wonders of nature paired with an appropriately dreamy new song by Washed Out.
Prince William and Kate Middleton introduce their newborn son.
Totally worth it.
The baby room decorator is in royal trouble.
The brunette beauty discusses her rise from Irish dance competitions in Canada to the pages of American Vogue — and beyond.
In summary: one big, sweaty, rowdy mess. The Queen would expect better behavior from her subjects, really.
BuzzFeed sits down with the Democratic senator from Missouri. Live from D.C. on July 23, 2013.
Netflix's new drama is getting tons of praise. How much does it owe to the book on which it's based?
Naturally, she's growling. She has that tattoo of a lion now, after all.
California's Madonna Inn has been a tourist destination for decades thanks to its 110 themed rooms and suites. Here are the Madonna's best (and most ridiculous) rooms to spend the night.
It's time to throw away your rubber-banded tissue boxes, you guys. These homemade music-makers are the real deal.
Because it's OK if you don't. But let's fix that right now.
Is it really possible to feel nostalgic for a show that ended only a few years ago? OH YEAH.
All according to the lawsuit filed against Mayor Bob Filner.
This will blow your mind (your waistline is already screwed).
Andrew Garfield wondered aloud why Spider-Man couldn't be gay, but the reason could lie within the very pages that first brought the character to life.
“I am a policeman, I’m just doing my job.”
Kate's parents Michael and Carole Middleton visited St Mary's Hospital today, as did Prince Charles and his wife Camilla.
These insanely lovable creatures are even more so because someone took the time to create them from scratch. Squeeeeeeeeee.
And will never do again. It was a great time to be a New Yorker.
White House Press Secretary Jay Carney was asked why the Obama administration keeps deporting people at a record pace while at the same time supporting a pathway to citizenship for the 11 million undocumented immigrants. Carney said the administration has to "enforce the law."
Citigroup added Hershey to its top investment picks on Monday, saying its second quarter sale report Thursday should show "tremendous growth" in Mr. Goodbar, Heath, and Rolo, and it might have the next big thing with Brookside chocolates.
Grab the tissues, you will need them.
Sir Charles ran out of [expletive]s to give, so he gave away $3,000 to random fans.
Props to you, Tommy Edison. Props to you.
Dancing around while treading water and doing the exact same thing as your partner is extremely hard, but these ladies made it look easy. The best moments from the 2013 World Aquatics Championships in Barcelona, Spain.
They also put their penises on the bread.
It's this summer's can't miss event! When photographer Joshua Watson proposed to his film industry girlfriend Rachel, they knew better than to settle for a standard announcement.
How many of these will you hear today?
All the kids that ruined English class are back to haunt you on the internet. :(
There's a site that collects all of the instances in which he's worn the same shirt — but Bill Hader secretly thinks his wife is behind the whole thing.
How close did they get?
You have aunties all over the world, none of whom you're related to.
When you're feeling down, sometimes a fuzzy friend is all you need.
After reports that Zimmerman saved a family from an overturned car, Twitter users imagined his other feats. "Zimmerman was able to save both Harvey Dent and Rachel Dawes #ThanksGeorge."
I mean how is it even possible to make this many sounds with your mouth?!
These are the questions that keep me up at night.
Icahn is as well known for his fiery temper and pointed one-liners as he is for his hedge fund's activist investing.
R-Patz and the band Death Grips went to the Beyoncè concert in L.A. and got to meet her backstage because they are all famous and they get to do these things.
The designs inspired by a Japanese nail salon called Hokuri feature tiny adorable details that anyone can do. Here are a few of the popular Hokuri nail motifs.
You are not alone.
Your flight is connecting through Chicago O'Hare International Airport. Congratulations, you've just booked a one-way ticket to hell.
I want to go to there. Ōkunoshima, or "Rabbit Island," is a small island off of Japan's coast with a dark past and a fluffy present.
Dude, get out of the shot!
The Scarlet Nights, late night pizza and falafel, cutting-edge research, football, and fat sandwiches.
Check out the cool stickers I just put on my book cart!
The Disney movie The Fox and the Hound made you weep, but dry those tears 'cause the real-life fox and hound have been reunited!
Be careful where you put your M.
Checking in on Kris Jenner's new talk show, week two.
Just another adorable thing Jennifer Lawrence has done.
Essential fashion tips that will help you dress for the occasion.
Bathroom doors? Lol what are those?
The Marlins are the league's lovable losers.
Despite its death knell January release date. After all, who doesn't love Julianne Moore as an shape-shifting witch dragon?
It was a fug year for pop stars.
It's OK because the host is British. CNN gets a nice jab too.
A Redditor spotted the Shaun Of The Dead/World's End buddies on a DVD of a Fatboy Slim gig from 2002.
He became a massive star with jokes that were in many cases rampantly sexist and homophobic. With an assist from Woody Allen, Dice is back and has a whole lot to say.
A NASA spacecraft near Saturn captured incredible images of Earth and its moon.
It makes no sense.
Drizzle. Royalty. Swearing. That about covers it, right?
Think you know your grammar? Think again.
What teams would make the best fits for those still on the market?
Oh, those Brits and their dry sense of humor.
"I don't need to bring a dude with me." Another clueless company fails to grasp that it's 2013.
There really ought to be a support group.
The best royal baby front cover so far?
Michigan libertarian Justin Amash is getting results in the House, and that may translate into a Senate bid.
No one took ownership of Google Reader internally because it wasn't a top priority for Larry Page and his inner circle of lieutenants. And if you aren't working on something that the boss cares about, then what's the point?
The disgraced former New York governor released a new video on Monday in which he directly addressed the prostitution scandal that led to his resignation.
The exes who were married from 1990-1994 got into a heated twitter sort-of-argument that is truly a whirlwind of emotions. But don't worry, it has a happy ending!
The star of The Vampire Diaries spin-off series, The Originals, took a break to chat with me at Comic-Con. Fun fact: this Original hybrid is a total geek.
Do you love Breaking Bad? Do you love fantasy football? Are you angry that it is July, and neither of those things are happening right now? Here is Betting Bad, a (non-AMC affiliated) game where you predict what will happen in last 8 episodes of Breaking Bad. Person with the most points wins. YOU GUYS ARE ON.