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February 20, 2014

15 Vital Twitter Accounts Covering The Chaos In The Ukraine

Twitter is fast becoming the most effective way of following the violence in the Ukraine. This list is a combination of activists and journalists. A followable list of accounts is here. (These are in no particular order.)

8 Beauty Uses For Baking Soda

Because baking’s not the only thing this ingredient is good for

8 Secrets Busty Girls Want You To Know

It's about time you knew.

Google's Experimental Phone Has 3D Vision

"Phone" seems like the wrong word, maybe? A Kinect in every pocket!

What's That Smell?

Seriously, what is that?

The 100 Most Beautifully Unusual First Names

If you're hoping you son or daughter's name will be one in a million instead of one of a milion, be inspired...

Woman Arrested For Crossing Street

Police officers handcuff pedestrian for jaywalking.

After Pressure From Progressives, Democratic Senator Wants Explanation From Obama Judicial Pick

After receiving a letter from NARAL and the Human Rights Campaign, Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal: "The letter raises legitimate and important questions about Judge Boggs’s record."

35 Creatures Too Magical To Be Real Photo

This post is to celebrate the beauty of our planet and the amazing creativity of the mastermind that created this space. People are super obsessed with aliens when the fact is there are millions of incredible species out there that live so deep in the oceans and forests, we haven't even

Esta adventurera urbana se toma fotos que te revolverán el estómago

Durante los últimos seis años, la temeraria Lucinda Grange de Hartlepool ha viajado por el mundo y ha escalado famosos edificios y estructuras para tomarse fotos desde la cima de estos.

10 Occasions Jay-Z Showed How 'Crazy In Love' He Genuinely Is!

Try and challenge the greatness that is Bey and Jay!

Meme Exposes What Gay Women Are Really Doing On Their Phones All Day

One photo of a fashionable lady with an alternative haircut, endless possibilites.

The LEGO Movie [Cute Kitten Version]

The LEGO Movie recreated by cute kittens as told by a little boy.

Facebook Takes On Google and Apple On Mobile With WhatsApp Deal

The company can functionally and effectively compete with Google and Apple — whether it's with products or when fighting over acquiring companies.

15 Things You Shouldn't Say To A Woman With An Unhappy Uterus

Approximately 176 million women worldwide suffer from Endometriosis. It's time to talk to about it.

“North By Northwest” Is Very Full Of Improbable Coincidences

Mistaken identity is all a matter of timing. Spoilers for a movie about to turn 55.

Which "Camp Takota" Character Are You?

Are you the cream of the crop or just the tots? You can find this indie movie darling (AND ITS VERY OWN SINGLE) on iTunes.

9 Outrageous Words That Are Said Every Day In Australia

It's a different world, Down Under. You have been warned. NSFW (obviously).

25 Animals Who Celebrate "Thirsty Thursday"

Drink up kittens! Everyone's got a reason to drink on Thursday.

What Should Your College Major Actually Be?

Take this quiz before you make any MAJOR life decisions.

The Weird Thing That Makes You Less Likely To Break Up

And by weird, we really mean friggin’ awesome

Ukrainian Military Leaders Ignoring Chuck Hagel

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel's efforts to reach out to top Ukrainian military leaders are falling on deaf ears in Kiev, as concerns mount over whether the armed forces will remain on the sidelines amid ongoing violence in the country.

13 Existential Crises You Have On A Daily Basis

We should probably all just give up now. #nihilism

In Afghanistan, Bill Protecting Women To Skip Parliament, Go Directly To Karzai

The ministry revised an article in the criminal procedure code that critics say would have made it impossible to prosecute domestic violence cases.

How Superman Would Destroy His Own Career In A Real Economy

What job would Clark Kent actually take to help the world? Mindblowing comics by Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal!

21 Ways Tights Are The Most Evil Form Of Clothing

Tight is the grip they have around your body and soul.

5 Epic Road Trips You Need to Take in Your 20s

Grab your keys and a friend.

10 Upcoming Movie Remakes You'll Actually Enjoy Lead The Daily Links

Plus "Who said it: Beck or Glenn Beck?", 5 fitness goals you should be making but aren't, and could Leo finally win his first Oscar?

27 Things You're Really Thinking When You Watch Figure Skating

And proof that figure skaters are maniacs.

35 Tattoos Of The Joker That Will Make You Smile

You'll be grinning from ear to ear, whether you like it or not. HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA

Stephen Colbert's Guide To Being The Perfect Dad

He would know. He has the mug to prove it!

What's Your Pitchfork Score?

Let us officially calculate what you're worth to the universe.

16 cosas que solo las personas con nombres únicos entenderán

¿Qué hay en un nombre? Problemas de ansiedad y enojo si tu nombre queda dentro de esa categoría.

NSFW 'Beautiful Agony' Project Shows How Real People Orgasm

Porn was created because God loves us and wants us to be happy. (Or was that beer? Who can say.) But a lot of times it can be disappointingly formulaic and disingenuous. What makes porn real, as David Foster Wallace wrote, is "'the faces,' i.e. the…

8 Pets We'd Love To Love For National Love Your Pet Day

Happy National Love Your Pet Day! We’re a big fan of pets over here at Threadless. In fact, some of our most favorite employees are Rosie, Charlie, Gus, and Bandit, who are, respectively, a greyhound, shepherd mix, Corgi and beagle mix, and cute-as-can-be mutt of all sorts of ancestry. They rise to the top ranks of employee status because they do their jobs really well (which is to love us unconditionally and remain irresistibly adorable) and, also, because they work for free. In celebration of this furry friend holiday, we’ve rounded up several tee designs of animals we’d love to join our Threadless office, and the reasons why. So why don’t you paws for a minute and check ‘em out?

Picture Books For Grownups: A Conversation With The Author Of Are You My Boyfriend?

In 2006, Christina Bryza was working in publishing, reading children’s books daily as part of her job. She found herself envious of how those pithy picture books could take a complex problem, deconstruct and decipher it, and tie so many life…

10 Signs You're A Total Pisces

1. You were born between February 19 and March 20.

How Hot Are You?

You're sexy and you know it.

This Is What A $280 Paper Bag Looks Like

If you're into that sort of thing.

Mark Zuckerberg Comes Of Age As A Mogul

The Facebook CEO has grown into a cocksure leader, solid operator, and gutsy deal-maker, even if the casual dress remains.

What Is Cast Hub?

You’ve got questions? We’ve got answers about Cast Hub! Check out our new weekly video blog!

This Is What It Looks Like When Your Olympic Gold Medal Dreams Slip Away

Team USA's women's hockey team was three minutes away from a gold medal — now they're heartbroken.

Which Joss Whedon Heroine Are You?

No power in the 'verse can guarantee you'll get Buffy.

An Entire Town In Iowa Was Evacuated Due To A Chemical Fire's Toxic Cloud Of Sulfuric Acid

The residents have Northwood, Iowa, have been evacuated after a fire containing sulfuric acid broke out near a municipal airport. Update: The evacuation has now been lifted.

The Butt Workout That'll Lift, Tone, Tighten

Ready to work your booty? We've got ten moves that'll blast your buns (and work your abs while you're at it). Follow along with this workout—first do the four warmup moves, and then get down to the hard work with three killer supersets for a…

Can You Identify The U.S. States By Their Outlines?

It might be harder than you think. Or easier. I can't read minds.

19 Reasons Why This Epic Beard Is Worth $1 Million

It is billed as one of the most valuable fields of facial follicles on Earth. Now anyone with a spare million bucks can own it.

19 Cosas que en realidad no necesita tu bebé

Los bebés cuestan más que suficente, sin tener que comprar también estas cosas. Así que guarda tu espacio de registro del baby shower para las cosas importantes.

17 Costume Designers Reveal Their Favorite TV And Film Fashions

It's the ultimate sartorial Sophie's choice! Beware: Spoilers ahead if you're not caught up on these films and shows!

4 Ways To Think About The New "Fantastic Four" Cast

UPDATED: Michael B. Jordan and Kate Mara are set, and Jamie Bell and Miles Teller are in talks, to join Fox's reboot of the franchise. And, of course, fans are excited, confused, and infuriated.

7 Celebs Fashion People Love (& Others Don't Get)

View Photo 1- 7 Celebs Fashion People Love (& Others Don't Get)

47 Easy Steps To Get The Man Of Your Dreams

You just gotta catch him first.

Progressives Take A Victory Lap Over Obama's Budget Announcement

"I don't think the pursuit of a grand bargain on budgets was something that was going to turn out well for the American people," one top liberal economist told BuzzFeed.

10 YouTubers You Should Be Subscribed To

Seriously. If you're not watching these folks you're doing it wrong.

A Day In The Life Of A Trout

As told by an anonymous trout, of course.

Uma volta ao mundo em 24 panquecas

Seja bem vindo à casa internacional das panquecas!

First Black Miss Israel: "I'm Not Ashamed To Say There Is Racism In Israel"

Yityish “Titi” Aynaw, the first Miss Israel of Ethiopian descent, comes to Washington. She says Israel is making progress in combating racism against immigrants from Africa.

12 Questions You Should Stop Asking Journalism Students

Before you question my educational preferences, let me get out my AP Stylebook and whip you upside the head with it.

5 Pieces Of Furniture With Built-In Book Storage For Bibliophiles

A well-curated bookshelf does a lot for your home, your mind, and your mood. For some, a standalone bookcase or built-in storage unit is just too blah. Here are some interesting pieces of furniture that boast your bookish ways...and big brain. -Elizabeth Lilly, thisoldhouse.com

The Samantha Jones Guide To Having A Bangin' Sex Life

"I'm a 'try-sexual.' I'll try anything once."

What Would Be Your Fate In The Hunger Games?

May the odds be ever in your favor.

Tips On Dining Alone - Thrillist Nation

This is the only thing you'll ever need to read to feel comfortable eating by yourself.

Adelina Sotnikova Becomes First Russian Woman To Win Gold In Figure Skating

Defending Olympic champion Yuna Kim of South Korea won the silver and Italy's Carolina Kostner finished third, taking home her country's first figure skating medal. Americans failed to medal.

33 Crucial Lessons To Learn From Rihanna In Your Twenties

Happy 26th birthday, Robyn Rihanna Fenty. Thanks for taking us on your journey through 21st century womanhood.

This Happy Pup Takes His First Steps

Have you cried today?

This Children's Book About A Satanic Daycare Actually Exists

Don't Make Me Go Back, Mommy tells the classic story of of a daycare that just happens to be run by a Satanic cult.

Cute Fighting Kitten Suffers From Face Freeze

Does your kitten suffer from this affliction? If it's as cute as this we sure hope so!

The 25 Greatest Happy Meal Toys Of The ’80s

This was the only reason to go to McDonald's.

22 Things Only Women With Tattoos Will Understand

It's tough living with your heart on your sleeve.

12 Truest Comics About Bros

Totes true, brah.

18 Cosas que pasan en TODAS las telenovelas

Por que aunque no lo quieras aceptar, nada te debería sorprender cuando estas viendo una telenovela....

Gap Raises Its Minimum Wage, Everyone Wins

Refinery29 reports on Gap, Inc.'s commitment to raising its own minimum wage for all 65,000 of its U.S. workers.

This Guy Gave The Cars Behind Him A Happy Surprise At A Dreaded Toll Booth In India

Sometimes, just sometimes, the world can be an OK place.

11 anillos de boda fabulosamente geeks

Estos son los anillos que estabas buscando.

25 problemas que só madrinhas de casamento vão entender

Tanto drama e o casamento nem é teu.

26 Questions You Already Know The Answer To

Why do you even bother asking?

23 Totally Perfect "Reality Bites" Style Moments That Make Us Miss The '90s

This week marks the 20th anniversary of the '90s classic. Let's celebrate, shall we?

Rihanna Has More Fun In The Snow Than You Do

Then again, Rihanna has more fun doing everything. (And on her birthday, no less.)

Ryan Gosling Talks About The Auditioning Process

Hey girl, here's your first dose of Gosling in 2014.

Tell Us About Yourself(ie): Kristen Doute

The model and SUR waitress takes our Q&A!

Ambassador McFaul: "We Never Set Out To Have A Good Relationship With Russia"

The outgoing ambassador talks to BuzzFeed days before he leaves Russia following a tense two years as Washington's man in Moscow.

27 Truly Divine Incarnations Of Fried Chicken

Like a crispy golden-brown phoenix, the chicken spreads it wings and rises from the oil of rebirth.

16 Things That Are Just Never As Good After College

Hold onto your sweet, precious red cups while you still can.

12 Cats Who Really Want To Go On Vacation With You

Just don't put them in a cat carrier and you'll be all set.

29 Images Of Kiev In The Grip Of Chaos

At least 42 dead in Kiev on Thursday.

Oregon Attorney General Won't Defend Same-Sex Marriage Ban In Court

The amendment, challenged by same-sex couples in the state, "cannot withstand a federal constitutional challenge under any standard of review," Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum says in a court filing Thursday.

Bran Stark And Hodor Went To A Basketball Game Together

Game Of Thrones, it's sooooo real.

Trainer Confessions: 5 Goals You SHOULD Be Making (But Probably Aren’t)

We’re not saying that wanting to look amazing post-breakup is bad motivation, but there are a few other ambitions you should add to the list

18 Black History Facts You May Not Know

Maybe you just haven't had time to learn them. February is the shortest month, after all.

Douglas, o marsupial, adora que lhe cocem a barriga e é simplesmente adorável

Ele é que nem um cachorrinho! Um cachorrinho gordo e peludo.

How Many Five Year Olds Can You Realistically Take In A Fight?

Finally, an answer to the eternal question. Note: you should never, ever attempt to beat up a five year old, ya knucklehead.

Meet The Guy From Texas North Korea Follows On Twitter

No one has been able to figure it out.

20 Reasons We Adore The Salvatore Brothers From The Vampire Diaries

Damon and Stefan - making us swoon since 1864.

Baltimore Ravens Star Faces Assault Charge After Allegedly Knocking Fiancée Unconscious

TMZ has obtained video of Ray Rice dragging his limp fiancée out of a hotel elevator. Rice and his fiancée Janay Palmer were both arrested and charged with simple assault Saturday.

The Truth Behind That Photo Of Kate Upton With Her "High-School Boyfriend"

The viral picture of the model was posted by someone pretending to the man on the left.

Chris Christie On Weight Loss Progress: "Rome Was Not Unbuilt In A Day"

The governor was speaking at his 110th town hall meeting in Monmouth County Thursday were he riffed on his weight loss. Christie underwent lapband surgery in June of 2013.

26 explicações para o fato de você não ter sido um herói das aulas de educação física

Se você tivesse que correr pela sua vida, você provavelmente morreria.

27 Dogs Who Are Guaranteed To Make You Smile

I bet you're smiling just thinking about these good dogs!

33 Subtle Ways To Add Your Love Of Disney To Your Wedding

So maybe you aren't getting married in a castle. You can still add a touch of Disney Magic to your special day.

"Parks And Recreation" Webisode Offers Scintillating Debate With The Hapley Group

Ya' heard, Perd? BuzzFeed has a first look at the new Parks and Rec webisode, which revolves around Pawnee's favorite news anchor and most notable pundits.

9 Life Lessons One 11-Year-Old Learned From "The Office"

A fan named Olivia shared these pearls of wisdom with B.J. Novak. Then, lucky for us, B.J. Novak shared them with the rest of the world on Instagram.

Conor Oberst Sues The Woman Who Accused Him Of Rape

The Bright Eyes singer said the xoJane commenter who detailed their alleged encounter 10 years ago made "despicable, false, outrageous, and defamatory statements."

The 14 Stages Of Introducing A New Song To Someone

Sharing a song you love with someone who doesn't know it can be a harrowing experience.

Miami Dolphins Fire Offensive Line Coach And Trainer Implicated In Bullying Report

"This is an opportunity and a teaching moment not only for the coaches, staff, and players in our locker room, but also for participants throughout sports," said Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross.

Which "Frozen" Character Are You?

Are you Anna or Elsa?

Ukrainian Skier Pulls Out Of Olympics In Response To Violence In Kiev

Ukrainian Olympic skier Bogdana Matsotska is leaving Sochi due to the violent clashes in Kiev. Matsotska was scheduled to compete Friday in the women's slalom event.

18 fatos sobre a história do fast-food que você não conhecia

Para algo tão rápido, tudo era lento demais.

4 Reasons You're Fired! And Call Me Mr Trump Dammit!

Only 4, I'm sure there are more.

This Short Film Explores The Challenges LGBT Refugees Face Living In South Africa

"Treat me as a human being, consider me as you would consider yourself," African refugee Albert Kafuka asks in a new video documenting the continued fight against the discrimination and harassment of LGBT asylum seekers in South Africa.

I Did It! I Biked 100 Miles with My BFF!

A 15-year friendship endures 84 miles of biking, countless missteps and, worst of all, the environs of Western Massachusetts.

Ted Ligety's Dad Gets Awfully Handsy After His Son Wins Olympic Gold

Ted Ligety won Olympic Gold yesterday in Sochi.

The Fear Of The Spoiler

It’s becoming a pretty big deal

Watch Emma Thompson Be Amazing At Charades On Jimmy Fallon

Bradley Cooper and Tim McGraw were pretty good too.

Abercrombie Investor Wages Public Fight To Replace Five Directors

"This public nomination follows the failure of weeks of private outreach to the board to arrive at a negotiated settlement," Engaged Capital said in a statement Thursday. Update: Abercrombie says it “will review Engaged Capital’s director nominations as part of its normal process and will present its recommendation with respect to the election of directors in its proxy statement.”

16 coisas que só pessoas com nomes únicos vão entender

O que é que há, pois, num nome? Problemas de ansiedade e raiva se você se enquadra nesta categoria.

13 cosas que pasan cuando te enamoras, según la ciencia

Aviso: es más que todo solo química.

The 20 Signs That Spring Break Needs To Come, Like, Now.

You know that you need a break when ...

18 Free Things You Can Get On Your Birthday

♫ Happy birthday to you / happy birthday to you / here have a bunch of food and coffee and stuff you don't have to pay foooooooooor / happy birthday to you ♫.

Progressives Step Up Campaign Against Obama Judicial Pick

NARAL picked a fight with the White House over the nomination of Georgia Court of Appeals Judge Michael Boggs to the federal bench earlier this month. On Thursday the group announced a broad coalition of progressives are supporting it.

99 choses qui devraient être un sport olympique

Cher Comité international olympique, merci de bien vouloir prendre nos demandes en considération pour tes prochains Jeux.

13 Dishes That Aren't Actually Mexican

So you're totally convinced that your dinner last night was an original Mexican recipe? Think again.

11 alianças fabulosamente nerds

Estes são os anéis que você está procurando.

25 problemas que solo las damas de honor entenderán

Tanto drama y ni siquiera es tu boda.

Ryan Hemsworth Vs. Wave Racer Sounds Like Laughing And Crying At The Same Time

Forlorn producer Ryan Hemsworth's new remix will make you giggle then sob. And a heroic 7-year-old kid drew a picture about it.

Live Video From Kiev

Watch video streamed by the local broadcaster Espreso.tv and Radio Svoboda of the scenes in Independence Square, known as the Maidan, and around Kiev.

The Story Of Kaye Publicity

Kaye Publicity turns 5 this month, so here's some insight into how we got our start in book PR.

17 Food Tattoos That Look Good Enough To Eat

Please note that BuzzFeed in no way supports cannibalism. We just want to...eat tattoos? No, that's weird.

20 Beautifully Creative Ways To Give Someone The Finger

When you need to flip the bird, flip it with style.

Here's What Celebrities Might Look Like If They'd Not Become Famous

If this is the case thank heavens David Beckham did find fame. Via VoucherCodesPro.co.uk.

10 maneras de transformar un cárdigan

En honor al primer episodio de "La vecindad del Señor Rogers"—estrenada el 19 de febrero de 1968—, estamos sacando esos fieles cárdigans del armario y demostrándoles un poco de amor tipo "hazlo-tú-mismo".

The 22 Hottest Bearded Men In Britain

Because if anything increases fanciability, it's a bit of stubble.

ZSL London Zoo's Penguin Beach Has A New Resident

It''s a fluffy baby penguin!!! Take a first look at the early arrival.

16 Things You Should Never Say To A New Mom

Because babies are the only ones who should have their feet in their mouths

22 Portraits Of Indigenous Native Americans Across The United States

Photographer Matika Wilbur has visited 184 Tribal Nations across the United States, capturing portraits and collecting extraordinary stories in Project 562, a contemporary representation of Native Americans.

This Artist Has Found The Perfect Way To Make His Commute More Interesting

Tokyo-based illustrator Hama-House draws beautiful sketches of people in trains and cafes.

15 YA Books That Need Be Made Into Movies

Because we all NEED to know who would play Charles Wallace.

21 lindas imagens de cinemas vazios

Uma série maravilhosamente evocativa criada pelo fotógrafo Franck Bohbot. Fotos feitas este ano em alguns cinemas da Califórnia.

Harry Styles Running Is Your New Favourite Meme

May he forever be known as Hurry Styles from now on. Well, that will serve him right for running on to the BRIT Awards stage late.

21 Greatest First Lines

Because now I HAVE to keep reading!

24 Panqueques de alrededor del mundo

Bienvenidos al IHOP REAL

19 coisas que seu bebê na verdade não precisa

Bebês custam mais do que o suficiente sem ter que comprar estas coisas também. Então reserve espaço no chá de bebê para as coisas importantes.

16 Scottish Nationalists Who Really Hated David Bowie's Brit Awards Speech

Bowie's decision to back Scotland's membership of the UK really riled online supporters of independence.

The 24 Most WTF Moments From The BRIT Awards

The most notable moments by far.

THE AVERAGE MALE LIFESPAN

What is life really about?

Marc Almond Singing "Tainted Love" With Floppy Disk Drives Is Splendid

Out-of-date technology has never sounded so funky.

Death Toll Rises In Ukraine Crisis As Clashes Shatter Truce

Updated: At least 42 reported dead in central Kiev on Thursday, including protesters shot in the back. Warning: Graphic images.

Wait What Jared Leto's Dating Miley Cyrus Now On Caitlin O'Brien's Blog

Just yesterday we reported on the rumor that Jared Leto was dating fellow Oscar nominee, Lupita Nyong'o. Now, we're hearing that he may be hooking up with a very different young star. Apparently the actor, 42, has had "sleepovers" (sounds sort of creepy) with Miley Cyrus. The singer, 21, is half

Welcome To My Pity Party

By now I bet you’re wondering: Can a girl in my emotional state pull it together and seize life’s disco ball with both jazz hands and throw us a rager? Can this old young thing in sequined pajamas wearing a perfume she invented called Agoraphobic…

The Definitive Ranking Of Olympic Ladies Figure Skating Gold Medalists Since 1980

Just the long programs. Watch them all right now, yell at me if you disagree, and then let's get REALLY EXCITED ABOUT TODAY'S SOCHI FINALS!

29 Mind-Blowing Ways You Can Eat Chips

A homage to the most perfect food.

Here's Why Apollo Robbins Is The World's Greatest Living Pickpocket

Let's take a moment to understand the genius of distraction.

This Rapper's Alphabetical Tongue-Twisting Rhymes Will Knock You Sideways

Mac Lethal has just dropped this on YouTube. It gets faster, and faster, and faster...

Things People Who Are Trying To Lose Weight Are Tired Of Hearing

If only annoying comments could help you shed pounds…

Gang Sentenced To 58 Years In Prison For Killing Gay Men In ... Moscow?!

What this verdict means for the struggle for LGBT rights in Russia.

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