February 11, 2014
House Republicans have been getting a weird email in recent weeks: a threat over the debt ceiling vote that's been sent to the lawmakers' closely guarded personal email addresses. "It's got to be another member. Probably one of the crazy ones," one GOP lawmaker said.
Featuring Irish dancing, sticky footballs and shirtlessness. Well done, Port Adelaide.
Curling Skip (that's like the Captain) Tom Brewster of Scotland/Great Britain - spent the last 4 years tailoring a silver medal World Chamiponship team that could make it to the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi. Everything looked great coaches suggested to bring in the skip of former Olympic team David Murdoch to leverage his experience. Tom Brewster essentially had to give up his spot and sit on the bench, or just not go to the Olympics at all.
Tezuka meets Moomin. Casual cruelty and betrayal set in a gorgeous watercolor graphic novel. Read the first 10 pages on BuzzFeed!
Rs and Es are easy to mix up when you're setting type.
This is what the Olympics are all about.
Moon Children, I have a special treat for this week's DIY Tuesday - a recipe for my favorite dessert. It's an old Estonian classic and my mom has made it as long as I remember. It is ridiculously easy to make but if you haven't cooked before, you might wanna ask
This Valentine's Day I'm getting all my friends together and hosting a super dope little party at the BubbleGoth HQ - stay tuned for some party photos :) - cause, fuck it, why not right?! Celebrate some love with ALL of your loved ones - don't be… These amazing and
Having sushi tonight? Before you order, read our guide
They go from "I hate them" to "I love to hate them" to "I love them!" or sometimes in the reverse. Either way, a mark of a good show is the evolution of their characters from good to bad or bad to good.
Cody Simpson just debuted his new music video for “Love” last week, and now it all makes sense as to why the Australian heartthrob wanted to release the video in time for Valentine’s Day—the guy’s a total hopeless romantic! Cody chatted with us…
We always knew you would be in the Olympics.
2013 was an insanely amazing year for us, but we're only 2 months into 2014 and we're loving it already!
Wait so you look Asian, but you were born in Australia? I don't understand.
A cosmo a day keeps the doctor away!
“Some people talk to animals. Not many listen though. That's the problem.” ― A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh
Ain't nothing finer than some love Down Under.
And it's all shot in ONE take. Damn.
Valentine's Day is coming, and it's time to tell that semi-special someone how you REALLY feel.
The singer and actress just shared a great tip for people looking to slim down
Plus 18 throwback pictures of Kanye West, the Kickstarter campaign to buy a burrito, and what meal famous chefs made to win over their future spouses.
Ora vamos, todos gostaríamos de ter sido tão fabulosos. Afinal de contas, YOLO - You're Only Little Once [Você Só É Pequeno Uma Vez].
The Indy Star made this video for their #ShareTheLove project.
Liam Hemsworth is also single and you could be his soulmate.
Whether triumphant or heartbreaking, these are some of the greatest anime endings of all time. WARNING: spoilers ahead.
These spectacular properties are a dream come true for any prince, princess or beast/snow queen/lion king.
...Or what he would look like if he took their fashion advice (mostly about pirate eye patches). Poor Bob.
A right-wing religious group criticized Wendy Doniger's 2009 book, The Hindus: An Alternative History and its sexualization of Hindu gods and goddesses.
The day before Valentine's Day is the most sacred of holidays: Galentine's Day. Get together with your gal pals and just celebrate each other!
People can come in off the street one by one for the #IAMSORRY exhibit, but the actor doesn't say a word. It's kind of weird, and it's across the street from BuzzFeed's L.A. office.
Wandering down this road we call life, some big names guest starred on our favorite '90s show.
What do you get the person you're drunk sexting?
Following a report that Kentucky Senate candidate Matt Bevin once supported the 2008 bank bailout he now campaigns against, conservative groups are standing by him and accusing minority leader Mitch McConnell of "smears." Bevin says he has always opposed TARP.
The super model and actress uploaded a picture of "high school Brooklyn"... She looks only SLIGHTLY different.
Gummy candy, hard candy, sour candy, chocolate-covered candy...
The heavily favored snowboarding icon comes in fourth place.
Las personas altas son literalmente gigantes a comparación de la mayoría de gente. Caminando por encima de todos los demás con la cabeza en alto y con la ventaja de ver más allá de lo que la otra gente ve. Pero a veces esa bendición también puede ser una maldición.
Before there was "surfbort" there was "rosy-tipped bubbies."
Kanye West's debut album, The College Dropout, came out exactly 10 years ago today. My favorite artifact from that album is this video of an unknown Kanye performing a verse from an unknown excerpt from "All Falls Down" on Def Poetry Jam some time…
Olympian luger Kate Hansen talks about her famous Beyoncé dance moves.
An anonymous commenter on a hedge fund message board criticized hedge fund manager Whitney Tilson's market-moving call on a company called MagicJack yesterday. He didn't take it well.
This is As Good As It Gets.
Para aquelas ocasiões onde um Vira-Tempo de ouro é só demais.
I get asked a lot of questions about the mechanics of being in a relationship with two girlfriends. I'm usually happy to answer them, but a few keep coming up again and again.
The actress, who died on Monday at 85, will always live on in our hearts.
With Sonic Boom revealed as Sega's latest addition to the Sonic franchise, here are some things you didn't know about everyone's favorite hedgehog.
Turns out, we've had a lot of presidents who look suspiciously like vampires.
Back to your roots.
On the first day, God created light. On the second through sixth day, he created pretty much everything else. On Sunday, he rested. And on Tuesday, he consulted his Taco Tuesday guide from Thrillist LA and proceeded to eat mad shredded beefs for $1…
Ah, Valentine’s Day: flowers, candy, gifts, overpriced dinners, and wildly outsized expectations. And we can blame the movies for most of those expectations; few genres are as unfairly fantasy-based as the romance, and as prone to send jaded viewers…
I'm not jealous of my college classmates' success in the slightest.
Justin Timberlake's grandmother Sadie Bomar has stepped in to dish on her grandson's controversial marriage to Jessica Biel.
Take a look at yourself in the mirror. If you’re wearing anything but a white t-shirt, just go home. If you ARE, in fact, wearing a white t-shirt, give yourself a hug and high-five; you are either unknowingly or knowingly (if it’s the latter, props to you, history buff) celebrating National White T-shirt Day. February 11th marks the end of one of history’s most famous 44-day sit-down strikes by General Motors employees in 1937, and it’s now tradition to wear a white t-shirt to symbolize blue-collar workers’ dignity won. In celebration, we thought we’d share our ten most popular white tees. Ok, so they’re not entirely white, since they have designs on them, but still... they’re white. So whiten up, won’t you?
"This is more than just NSA-style, this is more Gestapo-style collection of data on individual citizens who have no clue that this is happening," Florida Rep. Daniel Webster said Monday at a Rules Committee hearing.
Joe Fernandez finally found a buyer for his somewhat floundering social analytics company, according to a report from Re/code.
"This bill has major repercussions to human rights across the East African community," said a Kenyan activist during a rally in Nairobi.
The former '90s teen stars will reunite on the season finale of ABC's The Neighbors.
Looks like viewers aren’t the only ones responding to Rachel Frederickson’s dramatic weight loss
Goat Simulator goes from impossible dream to blessed reality.
Chubbies, an online-only shorts company, pens an open letter to Abercrombie CEO Mike Jeffries.
Rodarte unveiled a line of fierce and fabulous Star Wars-themed dresses in its runway show at New York Fashion Week.
"Everything is about sex, except sex. Sex is about power." (Season 2 comes out on Valentine's Day.)
We actually know more about the Gladiators in Suits than Shonda Rimes thinks. Here's stuff they do over and over again.
Obama deflty deflects a French reporter's question.
Worlds collide in the best way possible. How you ladies doin'?
Let's be honest, some of these films deserve to be forgotten.
It's for Air New Zealand. And it really is something.
And why you shouldn't feel bad bowing out — whether you have a valentine or not.
Rather than reading 50 Shades of Grey, grab one of these 10 highbrow novels for your erotic fix.
Find out more about the actress you know as Detective Rosa Diaz on Brooklyn Nine-Nine.
Latest music video for The Peach Kings "Be Around" The dreamy effect emulates double exposure photography while taking cues from the song’s 60s vibe. “Be Around” is the first single off The Peach King’s upcoming EP, Mojo Thunder.
So, are we quitting our desk jobs now or later?
This is the future. We live in the future now.
The author talks about discovering Middlemarch, trying to debunk a George Eliot quote, and how a book shaped her own life.
After her aunt passed away unexpectedly, Kelly Dipaola realized life was too short not be honest with her family. "Merry Christmas. Surprise. I'm gay."
Well played, Canada.
Don't fret if you don't have a date this Valentine's Day, you're better off spending it with one of your favorite authors.
Move along Shaun White. This 23-year-old snowboarder is the only thing you'll need to stay warm this valentine's day.
And it's called My Heart Is A Wiffle Ball/Freedom Pole. Hmmm...
Russian protests are wild.
For the "beautiful, talented, brilliant, powerful musk ox" in your life.
On the anniversary of Voltaire’s return from exile, we celebrate five other authors who wrote on the run.
It's a rather unexpected announcement, to say the least.
¡Es hora de ordenar tu vida! Estos son consejos rápidos y baratos que no implican remodelar o comprar muebles caros hechos a la medida, para ganar un valioso espacio de almacenaje.
"We mustn't lose sight of what is important here." "Saving Africa?"
Hit him in the nose and get 100 points. Update: The club plans to make a donation to the Russia Freedom Fund.
You got in trouble for suplexing, elbow dropping, and pinning your siblings/classmates, but no one understood it was because you had a legend inside you.
Remember: Feb. 14 is the only day of the year when it's acceptable to eat nothing but chocolate. Take advantage.
Yes, this is a parody account. But whoever is behind it deserves to be Epcot's social media manager ASAP.
As someone with a heavy interest in traveling, I spend a lot of time examining other cultures and subliminally plotting future travel locations, which has led me to find some truly incredible places that aren’t cliché tourist traps. That being said, in a cruel twist of irony, I also happen to have severe anxiety. I mean, usually two or three glasses of wine is enough to curb it to brace me for social interaction, but some places I’ve seen are enough in pictures alone to make me feel like I need a Xanax or 12. With that in mind, here are six supposed “dream” destinations that are actually my tribulation.
Ola a todos, veja o pequeno francesinho que todos deveríam ter em suas vidas.
Beloved former child star Shirley Temple has passed away at the age of 85.
50 years after the Beatles debut in America, means 50 years of Beatles fandom. Here's some of the latest handmade stuff inspired be the Beatles!
After stepping in your ninth slush puddle of the day, there's a very good chance you're gonna want something to warm you up, and an even better chance you're gonna want that something to be hot chocolate, and an even better better chance you're…
Estas fotos revolverán tu estómago. Vía kirill_opex.
This dubbed video of Evgeni Plushenko is easily the best thing you'll see today.
Most of these boil down to "because he's AWESOME," but if you need more convincing, read on.
It was shut down after serious child abuse was uncovered there.
Sounds like a perfect Valentine's gift for your ex.
If adorable picture books don't cheer you up, nothing will.
There's not much that Britain's politicians can do about the floods. That isn't stopping them having a look.
Quem diria que melhorar seu humor fosse assim tão fácil? Obrigado, ciência!
People think life at university is one big party. When actually we have problems, you know.
Cat <3s robot. A comic by Cat Versus Human.
As peace talks resume in Geneva, the Syrian city of Aleppo is facing a relentless assault from oil drums stuffed with explosives and metal shards and dropped from the sky. "We never know when the barrels are coming."
Which will you be? Illustrations by Shitty Watercolour.
Not sure who was more upset about it, Matt or Bob.
Don’t get us wrong -- we love the burgers at Edzo’s, and Kuma’s, and Leadbelly, and Owen & Engine (seriously, we do) -- it's just that Chicago has approximately infinityzillion burgers. And even though the same 20-ish show up on everyone's "Best…
All these years you thought you were schooling people with the proper pronunciation of beer names, when really you've just been…
In which we break down all the different types of BBQ in the USA, so that you get hungry and immediately eat an entire pig.
Houses come in all shapes and sizes. Does your childhood home match up to any of these?
Home is wherever I'm with you + wine + Netflix + no pants on.
"Try to be a rainbow in someone's cloud." Remembering the prolific author on the one year anniversary of her death.
The iPhone 6 doesn't even have a launch date, but this guy still wanted to be first.
After the Internet began buzzing on Monday with rumors that the Washington Post was working on a story about an affair between United States President Barack Obama and Beyoncé, a spokesperson for the paper has said they are false.
A finalist in the British celebrity diving show Splash and star in reality show The Only Way Is Essex, Dan's beauty is NOT for the faint of heart. (NSFW because of some bare British bum.)
There are severe flood warnings in place along the Thames and in Somerset. The Prime Minister has said the areas are "in it for the long haul".
February may be short but it is packed with feelings. Here are a few books that feel the same.
Time to drink some vino, crank up the volume, and get down to business. Here are 10 Songs to help you go from Kissing to Climax. Possibly NSFW. *This list can be utilized by singles as well. Imagination not included.* Written / Created By Michael Graye
Desafortunadamente, el hada del papel higiénico no te hará ninguna visita.
Valentine's Day is the day couples flood our nation's restaurants with love and too much cologne, forcing single people back into their homes, where they'll heat up another sad microwavable meal. If you make it out on the 14th, this handy guide will…
Bad weather is thought to have been the cause of the crash.
Eating Cookie Dough Oreos is more entertaining than listening to Clare and/or Nikki talk.
He was so close to the animals that they would eat from his mouth. Spiegel Online reports that he has died after a short illness.
I think somebody has to reset the voice recognition software.
A gun shop's banana stunt ends in police citation.
Reddit users were asked to come up with the TL;DR version of world history. They didn't disappoint.
Turns out Nigella can serve-up shade just as well as she can food.
RIP to one of our favourite screen legends. Shirley died at the age of 85 on Monday.
Gross question, yes... but you know you’ve wondered the same thing yourself!
Watch This Footballer Smash His Head Through A Dugout In The Most Extreme Goal Celebration You Will See Today
This is how you celebrate a goal.
The former child star was America's top box office draw from 1935 to 1938. She later served as a diplomat.
This week on The Bachelor the gang rolls down hills, searches for Bilbo Baggins, and Cassandra gets an unexpected birthday surprise!
All approved by the Associated Board of British Scrabble Players.
It's that time of the year when the prices of tacky cards, roses and chocolate prices soar. So what does a single person save on this day?
I almost forgot it's a commercial for shampoo...