July 3, 2013
10 Creepiest, Traumatic-Looking Local Mascots Of Japan
Japanese people are all about CUTE, but when it comes to making local mascots, sometimes they misjudge what "cute" means. From a spirit of condoms to a hard-on man, check out the wackiest creatures created from our beloved Japan! - Created by Rinkya, your source for Yahoo Japan Auction items in English! Find more articles on our blog.
9 Longform Stories We're Reading This Week
For the fourth year in a row, the Nathan's Fourth of July contest will be without its original superstar, who'll be attempting a hot dog-eating world record 13 miles away. Read Emily Fleischaker's profile of Takeru Kobayashi and these stories from around the web.
'Big Brother 15' Houseguest Dropped By Talent Agency Over Offensive Remarks
The 22-year-old San Marcos, Texas, college student has been dropped by Austin-based talent agency Zephyr Talent over slurs she directed at other houseguests. Some of her offensive comments have targeted houseguests Helen Kim, Candice Stewart and…
Former MSNBC And 'Saturday Night Live' Interns Target NBCUniversal In Lawsuit
This class action against NBCU alleging violations of the FLSA and New York Labor Laws estimates hundreds of interns in the proposed class. The complaint seeks unpaid wages, interest, and attorneys fees and costs for interns who worked at…