January 9, 2014
Koffee With Karan 4 Deleted Scene: Deepika Padukone Clarifies About Her Statement On Katrina Kaif’s Bikini Episode!
Last year, Ms Padukone had commented on Kat’s bikini pictures which had gone viral and rocked the nation. When DP recently graced KJo’s schat show, the filmmaker asked the actor about the same. Rea...
Amazing Snow Art
Holy Snowfl$kes it's cold out. Just when we thought nothing good could come out of all these subzero temperatures, we caught (blustery, cold) wind of all the awesome art that's been created during cold weather! From people making the most of the snow overdose to naturally occurring beauty, it's a reminder that art really is everywhere. But seriously, can we make some sand castles soon or something?
Indian Envoy Indicted, But Prosecutor Says State Allowing Her To Leave US
Khobragade was indicted Thursday by a federal grand jury in Manhattan. The indictment said Khobragade had made multiple false representations to U.S. authorities, or caused them to be made, to obtain a visa for a personal domestic worker. She…
Laverne Cox And Carmen Carrera - News Treatment Of Trans Women
It’s about choice. We, as women, have the choice to invite people into our lives, into our struggles, and into our bodies. Consent is key here, and on Monday, model Carmen Carrera and Orange Is the New Black actress Laverne Cox wielded their agency…
Is It Just Me Or Are Mormons Not Really That Upset Over The Utah Marriage Ruling?
After the opposition from some of my Latter-day Saint friends to the Supreme Court's ruling on DOMA and Prop 8, I assumed there would be a similar reaction following Utah's marriage ruling. Instead, there's been silence.
‘Girls’ Is More Implausible Than Ever In Season 3 — So Why Are We Still Pretending It’s Realistic?
As I have said many a time on this here internet, Girls is a bit overrated. It’s not the normal kind of overrated, in which everyone simply insists that something is excellent when it’s not. It is, instead, the kind of overrated that happens when…
True Detective On HBO, Starring Matthew McConaughey And Woody Harrelson, Reviewed.
Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson are actors with a kinship—Southern fellers with a lackadaisical manner, sleazy charm, and a wily intelligence they often seem happy for you to mistake for stupidity. They worked together on 1999’s Ed TV and…
23 Nights Every Girl Has Had At London's Candy Bar
London's famous lesbian hangout, Candy Bar, is closing it's doors this week. It's a sad time for women who love women but we're taking a trip down memory lane, re-living the common experiences we all have at lesbo bars. Find more lesbian/bisexual/curious articles, pics, LOLs etc at Dattch.com
6 Rules For Reentering Society After A Semester Abroad
You just got back from an amazing, once in a lifetime trip, but now that you're home you need to choose your words wisely so you don't annoy everyone around you. "We went on long night-walks through the most beautiful, old streets in France." Well…
Distant Galaxies: Hubble Image Of Galaxies At The Universe’s Edge.
Here are two things I love when it comes to astronomy: A truly cool Hubble image and a mystery. When you combine them, well, you’re on to something very cool indeed. And that’s just what I have here for you. First, the image: A staggeringly deep…
Jen & Joes Cookie Dough And Baking Supplies Giveaway
Eight lucky winners will each receive one box each of the following Jen & Joes Ready-to-Bake Cookie Dough varieties: Chocolate Chunk; White Chocolate Wasabi; Lemon Drop; Chocolate Spice; Snickerdoodle and Oatmeal Toffee ($60); one Silpat Silicone…
Grammy Real Talk: What You Can Expect To See And Not To See On January 26th
This is not about bubble-bursting. But it is about real talk. And maybe you just don’t care all that much about what happens on “Music’s Biggest Night” (By the way, did you know they have trademarked that phrase? Oh, yes they have). But truth be told, for all the sniping and head-scratching that the Grammy nominations and subsequent ceremony annually provokes, no artist doesn’t want to win one. I’ve spent more than a few years covering M’s BN. In fact, for the past few, I even served as anchor of the Academy’s “Grammy Live” webcast. I’ve been around the golden gramophone rodeo long enough to offer up these predictions on what you will and won’t see beaming your way from downtown Los Angeles on the final Sunday of the month.
White House Blames 'Polar Vortex' On Global Warming In Blog Post
The White House is also planning to hold a Google+ hangout on Friday to discuss “what we know about extreme weather events in the context of a changing climate.” The hangout will feature climate scientists and meteorologists and will be moderated by…
The Internet’s Dangerous, Opportunistic Speculation On Conor Oberst’s Rape Accusations Needs To Stop
I wasn’t going to write about the Conor Oberst rape accusations, because the last thing the internet needs is more noise over allegations that no one has any way of knowing are true or false. But the way this whole thing is playing out is both…
'Simpsons' First Look: Stan Lee, Harlan Ellison Get Animated (Exclusive Video)
Comic book legend Stan Lee and author Harlan Ellison are turning yellow. The duo are guest-starring on Sunday's episode of Fox's The Simpsons, in which they play themselves. EXCLUSIVE PHOTO: Stan Lee to Appear on 'Marvel's Agents of SHIELD'
New York's MetroCard Turns 20: MTA To Ditch It For Smartphone Apps, Credit Cards.
New York City officials are celebrating the 20th birthday of the MetroCard this week by calling for its demise. “I was hoping we wouldn’t have it this long,” an MTA board member told amNewYork.* “I think New Yorkers will be very happy when we put…
10 Cards Against Humanities Cards You Didn't Know You Needed
If you haven't played the cult game Cards Against Humanity, why are you reading this? If you have, here are 10 new cards from Ladies Against Humanity that we need in the next expansion pack. There's a new tumblr in town, and you should be as obsessed as I am.
House GOP Will Address Fate Of 11 Million Undocumented Immigrants In 'Principles'
House Speaker John Boehner and other Republicans are working on a draft set of recommendations for an immigration push this year — and they will include the status of undocumented immigrants currently living in the United States.
Gates Raises New Trust Questions For Embattled Obama
GATES RAISES NEW TRUST QUESTIONS FOR EMBATTLED OBAMA - Public confidence in the commander in chief and his team is taking another hit today in the wake of new allegations about President Obama’s political calculations on military strategy. Robert…
Was Meryl Streep Correct In Calling Walt Disney A 'Bigot'?
Meryl Streep caused eyebrows to raise throughout Hollywood with her appearance Jan. 7 at the National Board of Review awards ceremony at which she attacked Walt Disney as a man who “had some racist proclivities” and “supported an anti-Semitic…
Emily Maynard Engaged: Exclusive Photos Of Bachelorette And Fiance Tyler Johnson
And what a year it's been -- so far! Emily Maynard is starting 2014 an engaged lady, and is "really excited" for what's to come. Us Weekly exclusively broke news on Tuesday, Jan. 7 that the Bachelorette alum is engaged to boyfriend Tyler Johnson,…
Christie Ally Repeatedly Takes 5th Amendment During Committee Testimony On Bridge Scandal
Former Port Authority executive and Christie ally David Wildstein, who is testifying before the N.J. Assembly Transportation Committee on his role at the center of the closing of lanes on the George Washington Bridge as part of a political vendetta back in September, repeatedly took the Fifth Amendment Thursday.
15 Stages Of Dealing With Those Scary January Bills
Everyone hates January, right? A New Year rolls in, Christmas excess means cash flow is a bit tight, back to work blues hit and you’ve forgotten that the glowing orb of fire in the sky called the sun even exists. To top it all, the first bills of the New Year are also dropping on the doormat…
Chris Christie: There May Still Have Been A Traffic Study
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie apologized Thursday for the involvement of senior aides in the politically motivated closure of bridge lanes last year, but still said there may have been a "traffic study" — the original reason given for the closures.
12 Easy Versions Of The Hard New Years Resolutions You're Realizing You Can't Keep
We're 9 days into the New Year and you're already blowing it. Why not trade in the impossible resolutions you made, for some resolutions that you can actually do? Or don't. I'm not going to tell you how to live your life you lazy jerk.
Dear Prudence: I Fantasize About Rough Sex. But Jury Duty Spoiled It.
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