December 12, 2014
"I had no idea she was back in town," Valerie said as she sipped her Cosmopolitan and studied Zach's eyes while Soft Cell's "Tainted Love" played over the restaurant's sound system.
This is how birthdays in Hollywood go down.
Amidst protests against police brutality, Daniel José Older returns to a favorite novel and explores the misreading of rage.
Gonzales also said he thinks the drone program has done "equal damage" to the United States standing in the world community.
Warning: The below is not for the faint of heart. #BravermanForever
Seth and James are looking for a publicist for their upcoming movie "The Interview"
Now THIS is a great way to say goodbye.
You may not be able to join the Recording Academy, but you can take this poll.
Fortalece tu cerebro. Trucos geniales inspirados por Quora.
She converted to Islam, changed her name, and ran away to Syria to marry a jihadi. When she changed her mind, her mother was there to bring her home.
La lista completa para cumplir tus deseos literarios.
Republican Rep. Scott Perry said the Obama administration seems to care more about the rights of terrorists than those of United States citizens.
Don't pretend like you haven't googled Sebastian once or twice.
Walmart really is the gift that keeps on giving.
Don't stomp your little last season Prada shoes at me, honey.
An arbitrator ruled that Peterson was not treated unfairly by the NFL.
You didn't hear? Tagalog is the new French. Mabuhay!
Photographer Nikki Loehr provides a first-hand look into the gas attack that occurred at the 15th Annual Midwest Furfest.
El primer día de Navidad, mi amo me regaló... un descanso asqueroso.
I have teamed up with Cate again for our lists of the best albums of 2014. This will be good.
From small embraces to acts of heroism: There should be no doubt that animals have souls.
Your holiday season is about to get a little more delicious.
We brought in a bunch of real couples and asked them to think about obscure and wild sex positions. Right when you could tell they were really thinking about it, our horny camera guy Todd snapped a hot shot. The rest, as Neapolitan Boner-part says, is sex history.
Of the four students were shot Friday outside Rosemary Anderson High School, three were hospitalized.The shooting is believed to be gang-related, police say.
This heartwarming post about BuzzTeam posts made us cry. And then it made us think. And then it made us feel a very specific emotion related to British rowers that we didn't even know existed.
Here are just a very few of the funny, innovative, and thought-provoking BuzzTeam posts from the week. Enjoy!
Let two-time World bronze medalist Michael Weiss show you the ~safe~ way to fall. (Because we're all going to fall.)
Washington, Oregon, and Colorado have legalized recreational marijuana use. Other states have hopped on the medical marijuana bandwagon. Surprisingly, since then, the world is still intact.
Esto es lo que pasa cuando alguien no piensa bien las cosas...
Move over, Elf — this mensch is about to go meshuga.
Votre mission : ne pas vous faire virer.
"My anaconda don't want none." Seriously, no thanks.
Since we can't have a "Dislike" button, how about an "I'm Drunk" one?
"THIS IS AWESOME!" *clap clap clapclapclap*
American by birth, Southern by the grace of God.
December 12th was the last day of filming on the beloved series and the cast and crew took to Twitter to reminisce and say their goodbyes. The seventh and final season premieres Jan. 13, 2015.
We all deserve a mulligan every once in a while.
The stage production — based on Victor Hugo’s novel, but with the music of the Disney movie — proves that pushing boundaries can create a much more effective work of art.
¿Puede haber algo más bonito? La respuesta es no. No lo hay.
Let's toss this year in the garbage, light the can on fire, and put the ashes in a rocket to outer space. WARNING: This post is absolutely NSFW.
When it comes to new cities, Uber and Lyft aren't afraid to operate illegally.
Based on a set of moral judgements, a whole lot of censorship is going down. Here's the complete list.
Because everybody's lookin' forward to the weekend (weekend).
Here's a sneak peek at a bundle of thanks, from 107 countries, heading to West Africa in time for the holidays. There's still time to add your own.
Winner winner Kosher chicken dinner.
"This is Elizabeth Warren ginning up the leftwing of the Democratic Party who are professional haters of business. This is absolute nonsense."
Esta semana Ricardo Arjona comenzó una nueva gira, mientras que Shakira respondió preguntas de sus fans.
Pamela Paul conducts one of her famous "By the Book" interviews... on herself.
This is a passive-aggressive response to the responses I never received.
In an interview with BuzzFeed News, the top Senate Democrat criticized the federal government's continued bankrolling of a disgraced for-profit college operator.
¿Dónde se metían ANTES de que estuvieses embarazada?
"Brand New You" is the new/old hot song of 2014.
"The One Starring Baseballmitt Candycrush and Martin Freeman"
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi defied the White House's request and voted against a bill to fund the government Thursday night.
“I think if I can inspire someone to get help and seek recovery, my struggle can and will be well worth it.”
"Prior to serving in Congress, Mr. Farenthold operated a computer consulting company that routinely bought domain names including the one in question. The domain name has never been used and Mr. Farenthold has no intention to renew it."
“Why do I need to be told that it’s gonna melt and stretch?”
The "cool moms" have done it again!!! Check it out!!
The ultimate sex-ed for stoners comprehensive guide to getting laid.
¡Allí hay todo un mundo nuevo sumergido!
Because we are still 1000% in denial that there's only one week left of Neal Caffrey AKA Matt Bomer in our lives. #bomerfever
It's like a sick and twisted superpower or something.
In the two years since the Sandy Hook massacre, active shooter drills have become an ordinary — and depressing — part of going to school in America. BuzzFeed News talks to teachers about the frustrating necessity of preparing kids for the worst.
This is what the Pope's incredible new decree means for you and the animals in your life.
This is a wonderful way to tire out your dog.
The humans have had their time as the world's dominant species. Next year it's the Goblin shark's time.
We throw polling figures at each other in conversation -- but should we? We find out how polls are carried out, and how few people are required to actually change the results.
Just try to look away. We dare you.
"And sometimes when I have a real thick briefing I have to read through, I'll have the game on with the sound off."
Twelve-year-old police shooting victim Tamir Rice's autopsy report was released Friday by the Cuyahoga County medical examiner.
Reto: intenta no sonreír leyendo este artículo.
From a Stop Motion Animator to a Dancer. These Viners will blow your mind.
It's all fun and games until someone's HEART GETS BROKEN FOREVER.
Unleashing a nipple in public can trigger a wide range of reactions. From Harrods to the Apple Store, how cool are the capital's swanky establishments with breastfeeding on their premises?
Each week, journalists all over the world produce photographs that make you laugh or cry, while others are aesthetically beautiful. These are some of the week's most amazing images created by hardworking photographers all over the globe.
El Sumo Pontífice hizo comentarios en el Vaticano que fueron alagados por los defensores de los derechos de los animales.
Slightly NSFW, as any good ugly Christmas sweater should be.
In the first full trailer for the Divergent sequel, Tris (Shailene Woodley) is forced to fight the scariest enemy yet: herself.
You're better than this, ladies.
Think about the way you view your own body, and see how others feel about theirs.
In honor of Kingdom Day, or Koninkrijkdag, as we Dutchies say, on Dec. 15, we offer a few facts about the Kingdom you might not know.
Viira Cabs is run by women and for women.
Leave the terror and confusion behind. This article unveils the mysteries of the publishing process.
Dozens of protesters sat on each other's faces while singing Monty Python in protest at new restrictions on what porn can be sold in the UK. NSFW.
"Entonces, ¿cuándo vas a conseguir un trabajo de verdad?"
Seriously, kids these days.
A technical problem at the Swanwick air traffic control centre in Hampshire has been blamed. This post has been updated.
Spelled "Target," but pronounced "Tar-jay." It's fancier.
This debate has torn us apart for way too long.
"There is nothing to fear but just about everything."- Franklin D. Roosevelt
The leader of the Roman Catholic Church made the comments last week in the Vatican.
¿En realidad tenemos que tomarnos una fotografía grupal en el desvencijado muelle?
According to reports, Sailson Jose das Gracas told police he killed 38 women, four men and a child, after he was caught stabbing a 64-year-old woman in a Rio de Janeiro suburb on Tuesday.
Setsu-chan is the biggest new cat to come out of Japan in half a decade. By day, he is the sweetest little guy you'll ever meet. But at night...
When scientists want to publish their work, other scientists have to review it to make sure it's up to scratch. Sometimes they are mean. (Via Shit My Reviewers Say.)
Are you Elizabeth, the glamorous mum? Martin, the sassy butler? Or Meredith, the bitchy girlfriend.
Because who doesn't love smashing the patriarchy?!
The uniform she was wearing when she was shot by the Taliban two years ago has reportedly never been displayed publicly before.
Participar de qualquer coisa em que você não é bom.
It’s all dinner parties, nice bedding and better books. Until the hangovers and neck hairs start to kick in.
Updated: "Although vampires exist in the world of Harry Potter, they play no meaningful part in the story.”
Remember kids: A tattoo isn't just for Kavos, it's for life.
Así que estás triste todo el tiempo y no quieres hacer nada. En realidad, es mucho más complicado que eso.
Carrell & The Ragtime Gals sing Marvin Gaye's "Sexual Healing" and it's everything we hoped it would be.
Finally, hard evidence to back up what we've always suspected.
Hemos explorado cada rincón del planeta. Hemos utilizado la tecnología para crear una comunidad global. Hasta hemos puesto a un hombre en la luna. Pero aún no hemos descubierto cómo hacer que las sábanas ajustables se queden en su sitio. ¿En serio?
Você reconhece quando mostra algo para uma criança pela primeira vez e depois se arrepende para todo o sempre. Isso.
You haven't lived until you've seen Marilyn Monrowan Atkinson.
They're hot, they're doing it all for charity, they're like The Warblers and no one can handle it.
Se ha establecido el nuevo estándar.
Heather Cho, the daughter of the chair of Korean Air, turned a plane back after being served nuts in a bag and not on a plate, the BBC reported. Prosecutors said she should spend three years in jail.
Photographer Viktorija Pashuta and stylist Jordan Swain have reimagined different social networks as dapper men.
Pas de cadeaux pour eux.
I love travelling in general but this winter I've got such a hankering to be somewhere else!
BuzzFeed News spoke to British adult performers about the Westminster demonstration.
Ses hanches ne mentent pas, ni son visage.
La reine Lorde a ~dominé~ Twitter cette année.
Because YA is not John Green. Thankfully.
Avertissement : cet article pourrait vous apporter énormément de joie et de bonheur. Via /r/oddlysatisfying.
Indian cinema's Thalaivar turns 64 today – here's our guide to help you channel your inner superstar.
"I have to ask, do you think "awesome" begins with an "o"?"
A judge tossed Emil Michael's case out of court, but he threatened to call in "my friend the Chief of Police." The SFPD is not amused.
The deal came to light in a series of leaked emails between Sony Chief Amy Pascal and producer Avi Arad. UPDATE: Arad has denied that the deal has closed.
A judge delivered a legal victory to protesters Thursday, saying police have to warn protesters and give them time to disperse before firing tear gas.
According to popularity. Because that's what counts on Twitter amirite?
The end result: kudos at the studio and an email from Dowd after it published saying, "you're amazing." Update: Dowd says she didn't send an advance copy of the column.
We asked Facebook and Twitter what they would do if they had an hour alone with Kanan Gill... Then we told him what they said.
In his third turn as a director, the comedian and filmmaker has finally made a movie that feels as sharp and personal as his stand-up. Not surprisingly, it deals with race, fame, and celebrity.
You let her catch you?
The world's only giant panda triplets were reunited Tuesday with their mother, who hugged her cubs like a human mother would, said the zoo manager.
The young, close-knit, predominantly female students in SUNY Canton's mortuary school are fascinated with our most difficult, yet unavoidable, subject. But when it comes to changing attitudes about death and grieving, are educational programs like the one they're in part of the problem?
A cloud inversion occurred Thursday at the national park, a weather event that only happens there about once every several years.
The world was recovering from the infamous AIDS joke tweeted by PR exec Justine Sacco in late 2013. But 2014 was still littered with companies shooting themselves in the foot with ill-conceived, and sometimes just downright insensitive tweets. Let this be a lesson in responsible tweeting. Best Buy learned theirs today.
Hours before the midnight deadline, the House passed a $1.1 trillion spending bill to keep the government funded.
Not sure if we want to taste the rainbow any more...
The California Highway Patrol said it has used plainclothes officers in the Bay Area since protests against police violence that began Nov. 24. Some protesters are accusing the officers of attempting to instigate looting.
Sherlock a enseigné l'anglais dans un monastère tibétain.
Bruce Farber asks his students to write letters to their future selves — and holds on to them for 20 years.
We are so proud to show off our tattoos! However, we're also not human-coffee-table-books.
Jason Derulo and Patrick Star have finally teamed up and created this masterpiece!
"If the president is lobbying, we do not like it. And we're saying to our members, don't be intimidated by anybody," said Rep. Maxine Waters.
A single mother in South Los Angeles just went on strike for the first time. This is what the fight for a living wage and a union actually looks like.
Even as Fleetwood Mac's latest tour rolls ever onward - the band, now with 100% more Christine McVie, is on the road through December 20, starts up again on January 16, and carries on through March 7 - let us not forget the wonderful things that the band members have done outside of the confines of the ground. No, we're not talking about solo albums, we're talking about the way they pop up on other people's albums. Take, for instance, Lindsey Buckingham, who's guested on a lot of songs for a lot of different artists, some of whom might surprise you.
As a black man I'd learned to fear the police. Then the police became my family.
An upset Paul McCartney and a Troop Beverly Hills flashback kick off this week’s #Throwback Thursday.
If I send you the rooster emoji, you better wake the fuck up.
Zuckerberg held another Q&A session today to talk about Facebook and his personal life.
Can you think of anything better than a beautiful temple filled with baby monkeys?
Because one of the best gifts you could give a kid is knowledge.
The birth is good news for a population that, according to experts, would take 75 years to fully recover, even with all current threats eliminated.