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February 25, 2014

This Map Reveals Every State's Favorite Band

Who would've guessed that New Jersey loves Bruce Springsteen?

Expansion Of French Women Don't Series

INTERNAL PUBLISHING MEMO In light of the success of French Women Don't Get Fat: The Secret of Eating for Pleasure and its follow-up French Women Don't Get Facelifts: The Secret of Aging with Style and Attitude, the series will be expanded in 2015 with the following titles: Older Danish Women Don't Mind Looking Leathery: The Secret to Having 5 weeks paid Vacation Days and Virtually No Melanin With a charming blend of Nordic wit and insight, Lærke Pederson observes that Americans live in the only highly developed country that doesn't require employers to provide paid vacation time. This, Pederson explains,…

Ranking The "House Of Cards" Characters, From Worst To Best

Whether they're the puppets or the puppet masters, the diverse set of characters on House of Cards add depth and intrigue to the show's political machinations. Here's how they stack up against each other. Warning: MAJOR SPOILERS through the Season 2 finale.

I Can't Stop Listening To Miley Cyrus' Cover Of OutKast's "Hey Ya"

Miley Cyrus' Bangerz tour has begun, and it's dragging André 3000 along with it. But that's really not a bad thing.

Sad Animals And The Reasons Why

This instructive documentary (directed by Shawn Wines) explains the deep sadness animals may sometimes feel.

Behind The Scenes Of The Abercrombie Boardroom Battle

The teen retailer's future direction will be determined over the next four months.

11 Celebrity Tweets You Missed Today

Here's what happened today!

30 Things You Didn't Know You Could Do On The Subway

The subway is a magic place brimming with possibility! You could:

9 Surprising Facts About The Oscars

Where else would celebs drink 1,200 bottles of champagne in one night?

Who Will Win, And Who Should Win, At The 86th Academy Awards

Or why it is (probably) going to be a very good night for Gravity.

16 Emotions You Go Through When Your Hair Won't Act Right

You wake up, look in the mirror, and all hell breaks loose.

12 Dismayed Reactions To "Bottomless Brunch" Being Illegal In NYC

When it came to light that New Yorkers' hallowed tradition of weekend drunching is actually against the law, they took to the internet to vent their outrage.

Which Pet Should You Actually Have?

Set aside your cat-person and dog-person mentalities to discover the truth.

Sex And Jokes: An Interview With Adam Wilson

Author Adam Wilson talks about writing sex scenes, Louis C.K., comedic novels, and the importance of empathy.

These New "Game Of Thrones" Posters Will Give You A Sense Of Foreboding

HBO released 18 posters featuring Game Of Thrones characters captioned with "Valar Morghulis."

The 15 Phases Of Every Winter

Was summer just a dream? As told by a Northern Hemisphere resident.

I Was A Final Fantasy Addict

I thought I had grown up and left role-playing games behind. But I couldn't resist trying the highly hyped Bravely Default to see if I was ready to relapse.

14 Signs You're A Die-Hard Hockey Fan

You probably love hockey more than anybody you know.

Science Can't Explain Why We Sleep

Sleep makes no sense.

Mitt Romney To Arizona Gov. Brewer: Veto Of Anti-LGBT Bill "Is Right"

The former Republican presidential candidate urged Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer to veto the controversial bill.

7 Ways To Balance Strength Training And Cardio

I started this 6 Weeks to Bootcamp Fit blog series off confessing to my running addiction. And as much as I want to turn my focus away from my Garmin and running shoes while I concentrate on building a strength base, I also don’t want to totally…

15 Things You Never Have To Worry About With A Best Friend

I'll be there for you, 'cause you're there for me too. Like when I drink too much whiskey.

21 Fascinating Graphs That Show How Pop Music Has Changed Over The Years

Nickolay Lamm uses graphs in his project "Money, Love, And Sex Songs" to show how different words and phrases have been used in pop music from 1960 to the present.

Newspaper Denies Attorney General Profile Is Donald Trump's Revenge

"Bullshit," says the paper. "Definitely meant to be negative," says the writer who first got, then dropped, the assignment.

If Nickelodeon Characters Wore Threadless Tees...

We're in the middle of our Nickelodeon '90s Are All That design challenge, and it got us thinking - what if those memorable Nicktoons had been rockin' Threadless tees?

Are You A Good Best Friend?

There's only one way to find out!

Dogs Welcoming Their Soldiers Home

cutest video of mans best friend showing some serious love to their military owners

The Oral History Of "Ghostbusters" Leads The Daily Links

Plus what 20 male stars were doing at age 20, 7 sports events that should be national holidays, and 21 famous actors you didn't realize voiced cartoon characters.

5 potenciais hits do carnaval 2014 que você precisa conhecer agora

Lembre-se: você tem poucos dias para aprender as coreografias!

Tener hijos: expectativas contra realidad

Tu plan de parto es solo la primera cosa que no saldrá como esperabas.

Intel, Yelp Join Companies Urging Arizona Governor To Veto Anti-LGBT Bill

"I believe that every consumer has a right to be served by a business without fear of discrimination," Yelp's CEO wrote in an open letter to Gov. Jan Brewer. Updates: Delta and PetSmart speak out against the bill.

Lena Dunham Is Finally Hosting SNL On March 8

Lena Dunham is set to host "Saturday Night Live" on March 8 with musical guest The National

Adidas Pulls "Sexualized" World Cup T-Shirts After Brazil Backlash

Brazil’s tourism board claimed the shirts promoted “sexual tourism.”

19 Problems Only Book Nerds Understand

"I'd rather be reading."

Behind The Plan To Make A Major U.S.-Regulated Bitcoin Exchange

Second Market CEO and Bitcoin investor Barry Silbert is working on rolling out a regulated, US-based exchange following the Mt. Gox disaster. "This is the fun stuff."

A High Schooler Asked His Quiz Bowl Teammate To Prom Using A BuzzFeed Quiz And She Said Yes

A teenager asked BuzzFeed for some help putting together this quiz. UPDATE: She said yes!

11 Comebacks To The Cleveland Job Bank Lady

Because I'm like rubber...

17 Reasons To Watch Vikings

In case you have not already grasped the magnificence.

Sale Away! 30 Discounted Vacation Must-Haves

The hotel is booked, your flight is scheduled, and you even upgraded your seat to economy-plus. Yes, you're clearly taking this tropical retreat to the next level. Now, all that's left to do is daydream about those lazy beach days and endless tiki… Maybe it's a last-minute, spur-of-the-moment getaway and you need a few quick-hit purchases to ready yourself for the warmer temperatures. Or, perhaps you're simply planning ahead — taking advantage of those rad spring buys before they sell out. Either way, this vacation-induced spending spree definitely doesn't have to cost you an arm and a leg. Really, you should be saving the big bucks for when you're actually at your destination — taking in the sights, the food, and maybe an exotic spa treatment or two. (Even we feel more relaxed just thinking about it.) Up ahead, we took some of the guesswork out of packing and scoped out 30 sweet picks — lightweight dresses, swimwear, sunnies, and more — just right for the occasion. Oh, and did we mention they're all on sale? Safe travels! Even more trip-packing essentials: 30+ Swimsuits For Every Shape & Budget The Perfect Carryalls For Your Next Adventure 16 Beachy Ways To Sport A Novelty Print For Summer

How Tesla Goes To $320

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Though the electric vehicle market is just starting to become mainstream, Tesla Motors (TSLA) is the most well known of the group. However, according to Morgan Stanley, Tesla is going to be much more than just a top electric…

Which "Mighty Ducks" Character Are You?

Quack, quack, quack, quack, quack.

33 maneras sutiles de agregar tu amor por Disney en tu boda

Así que, tal vez no te cases en un castillo. Pero aún puedes añadir un toque de magia Disney a tu día especial.

5 Dogs Who Were Victims Of 1950s Canine Fashions

Mink stoles and diamanté collars, anyone?

Definitive Proof That Cookie Salad Is The Only Salad

As a Minnesotan I feel it's my duty to share something incredible from my state with the rest of you: a salad based not on lettuce, but on cookies.

Parkour Nikita Cat - How to Play

Nikita shows that she has large amounts of energy while Bobo doesn't know what's going on ;)

18 Things That All High School Newspaper Staffers Will Understand

As told by the seminal MTV hit, The Paper.

White House Clears Way For Complete Withdrawal From Afghanistan

With frayed U.S.–Afghan relations at a breaking point, the Obama administration has officially given the green light to begin planning for a complete withdrawal from Afghanistan by the end of this year.

5 Rules These Oscar Nominated Filmmakers Didn't Follow

Director Mark Gill and Producer Baldwin Li broke quite a few rules along the way to their Academy Award nomination.

24 Celebrities Who Have Perfected The Ombre Hair Color

It's almost as if they actually grew their roots out!

Nothing Is More Amazing Than This Newborn Lamb Meeting A Cat And A Dog

The cat's name is Pancake and the dog's name is Sugar Tree. I literally have no idea what else you could want from the world. (H/T to Christina!)

This Guy's Impressions Of Celebrity Oscar Presenters Are Unbelievably Real

His Ian McKellen is even better than Ian McKellen's.

Haim Covers Beyoncé's "XO," Remains Perfect

It's not Beyoncé, but it's Haim, so there.

Disney Starts Streaming Films — Who Wants Us To Babysit?

Animated classics like "Frozen" can now be watched online thanks to the launch of the Disney Movies Anywhere streaming service.

76 Seconds In The Brain Of Someone With ADD

Sometimes it's hard to... whoa did you guys see that?!

COLDPLAY COUNTDOWN: WORST TO BEST ALBUMS (FEAT. MIDNIGHT)

They've released a brand new song for their upcoming untitled release "Midnight." How do their albums stack up?

26 Lecciones de vida que no tienen precio, acorde a los osos perezosos.

Pocas criaturas disfrutan de la vida tanto como los osos perezosos, ¿así que quién mejor para dar consejos? ¡Exacto! Nadie.

21 Best Food Trucks In America Of 2014

Want to know which food trucks to hit up in the United States? Here's a handy list.

Here's Why You Should Make An Extra Mortgage Payment

NEW YORK (MainStreet) — For homeowners, one of the most burdensome financial albatrosses is mortgage debt, especially during retirement.

This Is Why "Space Jam" Was The Most Ridiculously Epic Part Of Your Childhood

We re-watched Space Jam. We totally did not remember that it had jokes about race and boners.

Brian Williams Raps “Rapper’s Delight”

I said a hip, hop, the hippie – the hippie To the hip hip-hop, and Brian Williams don’t stop From The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Exclusive! Hear Snow Patrol's New Song For Divergent

Hear "I Won't Let You Go," the new song from Snow Patrol from the Divergent soundtrack, only on Refinery29.

Robin Thicke And Paula Patton Separate After 20 Years

Find out more about the longtime couple’s split

26 verdades sobre ser criado em uma cidade grande

De alguma forma você conseguiu sobreviver sem botar banca na quebrada.

New Yorkers Honor Harold Ramis At Ghostbusters Firehouse

The iconic firehouse from Ghostbusters is now the setting of a makeshift memorial for the late Harold Ramis. Here are the pictures.

A Jeremy Scott Fast Food-Inspired Outfit Could Get You 650 Big Macs

Would you like a side of handbag with your order?

Meet The Guy Behind Those Adorable AT&T Commercials

Everything you need to know about Beck Bennett, the improv comedian who wrangles comedy gold out of those adorable little kids.

This Incredible New "Godzilla" Trailer May Restore Your Faith In Monster Movies

The latest big-budget take on the larger than life Japanese monster — which stars Bryan Cranston, Elizabeth Olsen, and Aaron Johnson — offers a lot more than mindless destruction. In theaters May 16.

31 coisas que ninguém te conta sobre se tornar um pai ou uma mãe

Você precisa saber essas coisas antes de dar esse salto.

22 coisas que a gente vê em comédias românticas, mas que não acontecem na vida real

"Está na hora de parar de cair nesse clichê Hollywoodiano besta do amor verdadeiro."

The Reporter Who Famously Taught Us To Fend Off A Bear Attack Has Been Fired For Doing A Handstand

Julie Tremmel, the same reporter behind the viral "what to do if a bear attacks" video, has now been dismissed for doing an on-air handstand.

50 Cent And Nate Dogg's "21 Questions" Presented In Dog GIFs

Eleven years later, and these are still the only questions capable of determining whether or not your S.O is the one.

27 Problemas que sólo los introvertidos comprenderán

Te amo, pero no sigamos hablando.

9 Reasons To Use QUAD Instead Of Other Messaging Apps

Because why use those spammy messaging apps when you can use QUAD? Duh.

BBC News Reporter Has A Chair Malfunction And It Was Hilarious!

Caroline Bilton has a hilarious mis-hap and carries on like a trooper!

"Goodnight Moon" Has Been Hilariously Updated For The Modern Parent

"In the green-certified room there was a smart phone..."

Discover Faces Investigation Into Student Loan Debt Collection Practices Amid Rising Delinquencies

The bank's student loan business has almost doubled in two years and is facing heat from regulators.

21 Celebrity Browstaches You Cannot Unsee

Sam Cannon created the browstache and now your life is over.

Which Classic Author Is Your Soulmate?

Are you meant to be with a sunny sex god like Henry Miller or someone bald, dark, and brooding like Dostoevsky?

Coldplay Are Back

The band is working on a studio album, its first since 2011. And they've released a spooky video for a new track, "Midnight."

7 Satisfying Mixes To Listen To This Week

One-click electronic, rap, country, and soul for late February.

These Vines Of A Boy And His Puppy Napping Together Will Hurt Your Heart

Jessica Shyba started off taking photos of her son and dog taking naps together, but now they've evolved into vines and they are perfect.

Bond King Takedown

Bill Gross, founder of the world's largest bond fund, PIMCO, was the subject of a devastating article in The Wall Street Journal that questioned his management style and recent investment performance, laying much of the blame for the recent departure of CEO Mohamed El-Erian at his feet.

Who Is Your Style Icon?

Find out who your super-cool style soulmate is!

16 Reasons It's Time For Tempeh To Take Over Your Life

You can keep your soggy tofu, it's tempeh time.

Business Ideas For The Powerball Lottery Jackpot Winner

If you are not the mysterious man or woman who won the $425 million Powerball jackpot, please don't watch these confidential business ideas.

The Top 40 Hottest Pairs Of Rugby Thighs

Thigh fetishists (and lovers of beautiful men in general), I have a treat for you.

The 2013 Nebula Award Nominees!

One of the perennial awards in the science fiction / fantasy industry, the Nebula Award is awarded to the best fiction from the Science Fiction Writers of America. Each year, the organization compiles a short list of the best stories of the prior year. Here's the ballot for this year:

Our 10 Favorite Writers On Tumblr & Why You Should Follow Them

Celebrate Tumblr’s seventh birthday by following some of the most engaging and entertaining authors on it!

29 Señales de que has trabajado en la cocina de un restaurante

Cuando alguien se pone en tu camino sientes la necesidad de decir "¡VOY PASANDO! Y te dan ganas de llorar cuando usas un cuchillo sin filo.

"Full House Of Cards" Is The Mash-Up You Didn't Know You Needed

Danny Tanner's up to something, I just know he is.

Kathleen Sebelius Has Changed Her Mind About What Obamacare "Success" Is

Lower expectations — and reality — for the Obama administration. The HHS secretary walks back the 7 million enrollment target.

The Vikings Were So Badass Even Their Religions Were More Metal Than Yours

"Why didn't anyone tell me that religions with GROSS BOATS and SWORDS were a viable option??" Preach, Dinosaur Comics.

Most Californians Would Be Willing To Pay More For Water To Find Drought Solutions

A poll released Tuesday shows how worried Californians have become about the historic drought. The poll of 1,000 likely California voters was conducted by Fairbank, Maslin, Maullin, Metz & Associates.

10 Oscar Categories That Should Exist

Maybe you'd actually watch this year if Lil Bub won a statue.

States Begin To Address Thousands Of Untested Rape Kits

"We are failing rape victims," said Meghan Ybos, a survivor in Memphis, where an estimated 12,000 rape kits are gathering dust in police evidence rooms.

16 Super Scandalous Ways To Pope Your Apartment

Want to make your house Scandal-Chic? Consider it handled.

Amy Poehler Sat On Joe Biden's Lap

Looks like Poehler has an excellent back-up sidekick option if Tina Fey ever retires.

16 Constants Of Working In An Office

No amount of schooling can prepare you for office dynamics

“Slates For Sarah” Is Hollywood’s Heartwarming Response To Crew Member’s Fatal On-Set Accident

Sarah Jones was working on a film set last Thursday when she was struck and killed by a train. Her family and friends created Slates for Sarah to honor her life, and it's truly awesome.

7 Celebrity Matches For Frozen’s Queen Elsa

Maybe one of these sultry bachelors can permanently unfreeze her heart.

61 Things I Saw At Christian Fashion Week

What exactly happens at a fashion show for Jesus? I journeyed to Tampa, Fla., to find out.

17 Ways To Say No To Annoying Things You Don’t Want To Do

If it isn’t a “hell yes!”, it should be a NO!

How The Ugandan Press Cheered The Country's New Anti-LGBT Law

One tabloid claimed to "expose" 200 LGBT people, one day after Uganda's president signed a new anti-LGBT bill into law.

27 Clever Ways To Use Everyday Stuff In The Kitchen

All the boring old junk you've got lying around the house secretly yearns to be where the food is.

28 Times The Struggle Was Real

For those of you going through #thestruggle. AKA lazy people's nightmares.

Cloud Nothings Don't Overthink Rock

Cleveland trio are better than ever on their upcoming fourth album, Here and Nowhere Else. Hear their new single "Psychic Trauma," debuting on BuzzFeed.

67 coisas que você precisa saber sobre os indicados ao Oscar deste ano

Alerta de chapéu gigante de Pharrell Williams!

Justin Timberlake Handled Someone Flipping Him Off At His Concert Perfectly

And that, ladies and gentlemen, is how it's done.

Are You Andy Samberg Or A Sandy Hamburger?

It's the eternal question.

30 Reasons Whataburger Is The Best Thing Ever

Sorry, In-N-Out, but nothing beats Whataburger.

Marijuana Smuggler's Blues

NEW YORK (MainStreet) — There were questions before marijuana legalization concerning narco-traffickers moving in on the legal trade when it was only "medical" marijuana being sold. Now that recreational pot is legal, law enforcement officers think…

Which "Scandal" Character Are You?

Are you a gladiator or are you a bitch?

What Should You Actually Eat For Lunch?

Lunch is a serious matter. Don't screw it up.

24 Celebrity Couples You Never Knew Were A Thing

Prepare to have your mind blown by these secret showbiz pairings.

Here's An Adorable Update About The Recently Rescued Baby Florida Panther

It's been about a month since the little guy was found outdoors by biologists, but he's fitting in just fine.

There Is Absolutely Nothing Strange About This Photo Of Angela Merkel

And there's something wrong with you if you think otherwise.

22 Things You Need To Know About Rio De Janeiro's Carnival

Ready to enjoy the world's biggest party? This year it takes place from Feb. 28 until March 4.

These Photos Of Yarmouk Show Some Of The Devastation Of The Syrian War

A neighborhood that was once home to the largest community of Palestinians in Syria now lies in ruins. Aid has started to trickle in, but violence threatens to once more cut off the tens of thousands who remain stranded in Yarmouk.

31 gâteaux en forme de pénis beaucoup trop réalistes

Certes, les pénis ne sont souvent pas recouverts de poudre de noix de coco... Mais quand même.

Watch This Family Be Awesome And Hilarious On Vine

"Fam-a-lam-a-ly, it's my mother, father, brother, and me! What what?!"

What Song Did You Hear During Your First Kiss?

Every magical moment needs a soundtrack.

32 Hungarian Foods The Whole World Should Know And Love

Though our country may be little, our food is fierce.

28 pais e mães muito piores do que você

Estes "pais" farão você sentir perfeito na função.

President Obama Remembers Harold Ramis With A Joke From Caddyshack

"...hope that he received total consciousness."

The True Detective Emoji Puzzle

Previously: "I think we can do the whole show in emoji" * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * Logan Sachon and Edith Zimmerman love television.

Which Iconic Liz Lemon Food Are You?

“I was going to take this class called Cooking for One, but the teacher killed himself.”

12 Helpful Charts Every Londoner Should Live Their Life By

Is the woman on the tube pregnant? Do you need an umbrella? Should you go to the pub? We help you tackle the capital's hardest questions.

2013 Bram Stoker Award Final Ballot

The finalists for this year's Bram Stoker Awards have been announced. The award is presented by the Horror Writer's Association each year for 'superior achievement' in dark fantasy and horror fiction in a variety of categories. Here's this year's slate of nominees:

Las 100 mejores frases clásicas de Los Simpson

Aquí están 100 de las mejores frases de las primeras ocho temporadas de Los Simpson, ordenadas (bastante al azar) de la peor a la mejor.

10 Best Nightlife Hot Spots In The U.S. According To College Students

When you need a break from studying, nightlife can be a nice respite. These are the schools that have the most fun in the evenings, according to Niche users.

5 Foods That Have More Sugar Than A Snickers Bar

There's nothing wrong with treating yourself to a candy bar every now and then, but we're guessing you don't eat them on a daily basis since you know they're high in sugar. Well, we've got some bad news for you: Candy's not the only thing that's…

18 filmes infantis dos anos 90 que você provavelmente esqueceu

Vamos ser honestos, alguns desses filmes merecem ser esquecidos.

18 bonnes raisons de ne pas vous marier

Et voici la mar... AAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHHH.

A Portfolio Of Photographs Of Vintage Typewriters

Thanks to Ron Charles of the Washington Post for reminding us that February is International Typewriter Appreciation Month.

La guía de Samantha Jones para tener una grandiosa vida sexual

"Soy una 'proba-sexual.' Voy a probar de todo una vez".

10 Best Food Quotes

Food is where the heart is.

20 Reasons Why Television For Teenagers In The '90s And '00s Was Just Perfect

Yes there were a lot fewer channels back then and we couldn't waste time on the internet, but boy was television back then a beauty.

Why Rugby Is The Greatest, Most Important Sport Of ALL TIME

Rugby beats water polo. (Unless they have an underwater camera.)

24 bodas fallidas que harán que nunca quieras casarte

Aquí viene el AAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH.

20 Unwanted Paintings Made More Awesome With A Modern Makeover

Dave Pollot buys discarded paintings from thrift stores and adds pop culture references, including space ships and monsters.

12 Eye-Opening Pictures Of Bald Celebrities With Hair

What would some of the most famous bald men look like after a successful hair transplant operation? We perform Photoshop surgery.

This Amazing Footage Shows Why Drone Journalism Is About To Go Mainstream

Expect to see broadcasters using unmanned cameras more during 2014.

45 Reasons Everyone Should Live Abroad Once

Pack a bag, and off you go.

Quite Possibly The Oddest Complaint Anyone Has Ever Made To Domino's Pizza On Twitter

Presumably the head office is used to dealing with this sort of issue.

This Is How The World Looks From A Lego Photographer's Point Of View

Hampshire-based photographer Andrew Whyte had a brainwave after visiting a Lego store. Now you can see the city of Portsmouth through Leg O'Grapher's eyes...

20 Worst Things You Can Do While Nursing A Broken Heart

Sure, I'm moving on. Moving on a path to SELF-DESTRUCTION. Pass the whisky.

13 Seriously Disturbing Pictures Of Children's Nightmares

Joshua Hoffine shoots these pictures using his own children.

13 Reasons Why Amy Poehler Should Always Be The "Late Night With Seth Meyers" Guest

The former Weekend Update co-hosts were reunited on Meyers' Late Night debut. Oh, and Joe Biden was there too.

These 5 Advertisements Will Touch Your Heart

Are your eyes starting to get misty when you watch an ad? Did you catch yourself saying "Aww..." during or after a TV commercial?

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