February 5, 2014
Every two minutes, someone in the U.S. is sexually assaulted. A look at the cultural factors behind the statistic.
Icicles may be pretty but they can tear off gutters, loosen shingles, and cause water to back up into your house. Here are prevention tips, fast fixes, and long-term repairs from the pros at TOH. CHECK IT! Top Snow Removal Tips
True love is finding someone who thinks you're really hot and gets your weird sense of humor and cracks you up all the time for 10 years. These two melt my heart.
Despite beating analysts revenue and earnings expectations in its first quarter as a public company, investors sent Twitter shares down sharply because of poor user growth. The company only added a disappointing 9 million new subscribers in the quarter.
And that's only phase one of his plan.
Forget the boys. Hermione should have ended up with Hermione.
They're taking the #selfie game to an Olympic level.
It's no secret that I adore all things Sailor Moon - so when I came across these amazing illustrations, I had to blog about them! The super talented Drachea Rannak has given some of the most infamous Disney Heroines a little bit of Sailor Moon flair - and these mash ups are
Everything old is new again... Millions of Brits are going to wake up to claims that actress Liz Hurley had an affair with the ex-President.
Draw me like one of your anatomically alien French girls.
A very strange turn of events.
Olympic gold medalist Tara Lipinski channeled The Dude from The Big Lebowski for a sketch that aired on a recent episode of "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon."
The Jon Stewart of Egypt is back. "It's full-on panic mode."
Bilbo Belfort stars in this spot-on The Hobbit/The Wolf of Wall Street movie trailer parody by Post Pro Gumbo.
Watch him go from stand-up comic in L.A. to SNL featured player in seven minutes.
Coca-Cola will invest $1.25 billion and help develop the "Keurig Cold" product for making bevarages at home.
Plus 10 juicy stories from the set of Mean Girls, the best performances from Sundance, and gift ideas for your bookish Valentine.
Social networks are still growing, but only slightly. And they're more profitable than ever.
Take an imaginary journey inside the mind of Australia's Prime Minister. Via the satirical tweets of @DeptOfAustralia.
Acrescente um toque de ~ousadia~ no seu dia especial.
El día de San Valentín no es solo para personas que tienen pareja. Aquí están algunas opciones fáciles para asegurarte de que todos los que conozcas sientan el amor!
These Olympians are equal parts attractive and athletic. AKA more reason to root FOR the glorious Canadians at Sochi this year.
It's no fun unless you have to pop your ears in the elevator. Presented in alphabetical order.
Watch the live stream online. And don't tell other people how to live.
"The games have always been a little gay. Let's fight to keep them that way."
In an exclusive interview with BuzzFeed, the actor and new mother talks about learning to love herself, Veronica Mars movie fears, and her fierce war against the pedorazzi.
The Ex-Manchester United, England, and L.A. Galaxy captain signs on for another warm-weather Major League Soccer experience.
The Soda Stream ad star just bought a new home in Hamptons.
Solely based on the fact that he's Bryan Cranston. Walter White never looked so happy.
VMAs, take note! This is the video of the year. Via Animal Planet.
In preparation for the Olympics, the city of Sochi has been killing stray dogs, with the justification that they are "biological waste." In response, the hashtag #sochidogs has formed among more fortunate pups standing up against the practice and the sickening term.
"Actor, baker, candlestick maker..." Misha wins at Twitter.
Just because he's animated doesn't mean it can't happen.
How to dress for your terrible office job: Black pencil skirt, large-print silk blouse, great bangles, tight smile that masks your inner hatred, heels that make your ass look great while people metaphorically try to kiss it. How to dress for a dreaded double-date: A dress loose enough that you can sigh easily, comfortable shoes for frequent walks to the bathroom, pockets for easy phone access, necklace for fidgeting. How to dress for a restaurant job that you got out of desperation after getting fired from your office job you hated: Black tights with runs in them, empire-waist black dress…
A recap of my night at the "is creationism a viable model of origins" debate.
February 6 marks International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation. At the Department for International Development, we are working hard to raise awareness of the issue and to bring an end to the practice within a generation. It's shocking and hard to talk about, so check out these facts.
On Wednesday, the Obama administration's most prominent Catholic slammed one of the pope's most prominent American conservative detractors: "As a practicing Catholic, bless me, Father, for he has sinned."
The company reported better-than-expected results, financially. But it only added 9 million monthly active users since the last quarter.
Rachel Frederickson won $250,000 Tuesday for dropping 155 pounds on the NBC reality contest. In an interview with Today, the show ignored the uproar over her dramatic weight loss.
A week after 25-year-old Katie Hixson gave birth to her second child, she was told she had a brain tumor that needed to be removed immediately. Now her small Ohio community is rallying around her.
A hand grenade thrown into a school playground during recess injured 12 children, two of whom were seriously wounded. WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES
A mix of awkward, sexy, heartbreaking, and down-right adorable.
Sounds like an interesting drinking game tho.
¿Eres del Equipo Pastel o del Equipo Cupcake?
Amongst civil war, two teenagers in the city of Manbej, Syria rap about peace and reconciliation, not violence.
The city of Sochi has hired a private company to round up as many dogs ("biological trash") as possible before the opening ceremony.
The latest Biggest Loser controversy highlights a much bigger problem.
In its 51-year history, Doctor Who has featured not only 13 actors but a slew of wardrobe changes, which reflect not only the incarnation of the character but also the times in which we live.
"Here we go, Montenegro, here we go!"
From the best to the worst, where does your country come...
Statues and paintings of famous and fascinating Pennsylvanians are scattered throughout the U.S. Capitol. Here are just a few:
To all future recruits: This is how it's done on National Signing Day.
There's someone for everyone, except Shaun White. Shaun White is for everyone.
Tengamos una cita en Skype lo más pronto posible, por favor.
But the store will likely turn you down if you tell them that's why you're buying it. Warning: NSFW.
Why everyone is trying to hire the next great meteorologist.
We're nostalgic too. Especially for our blinged-out cell phones and milk tea stands.
Don't expect anything big from 2014 but there are some glimmers of optimism from members of Congress. "I'm sure there will be something that will burp out of this dysfunctional congress," quipped Rep. Peter DeFazio.
Fun Fact: Snoopy was a Beagle. So clearly, you need one of your own.
The opening ceremony is right around the corner and chances are there is a lot you didn't know about Sochi or the Winter Olympics. Here are 42 facts you need to know.
How Jon Bois' delightfully impish series became an internet sensation.
Because no one, not even Derrida, could deconstruct a dense text as well as this talking dog.
This might be the first video that really captures what we were all thinking during Return of the Jedi.
Pershing Square Capital has launched a new website attacking former Herbalife employees. Experts say the hedge fund could be in questionable legal territory with its "unprecedented" move.
"I can't wait for the day that I get to walk over your grave and if you don't put yourself there, I will be glad to."
If it's possible, it looks even more ravishing than the last time we saw it.
A year after the brutal Delhi gang rape, another horrifying rape rocks the country's capital.
After jamming his wrist during practice, the superstar says he will not compete in the snowboarding event that has already injured two other Olympians.
Fish Tales is billed as the world's shortest cooking show. Episodes are about 15 seconds long and in each one, you learn how to cook a complete fish/seafood dish. Here's the latest one, on cooking razor clams:
Comparable sales of Skinnygirl, acquired by Beam in 2011, plummeted 26% last year, by far the worst performer of the liquor company's brands.
Faça daqueles utensílios domésticos horrorosos passarem de ui... para ui-ncrível!
The statue is called Sleepwalker, and according to the director of the school's museum, it's meant to provoke a dialogue.
"At 19, everything seemed possible and life seemed infinite. It was like just being born."
It's not all bad. It's just mostly bad. Note: Contains spoilers!
Vos hanches sont le symbole de votre féminité, mais elles ont aussi tendance à heurter ce qui se trouve sur leur passage.
An odd email from the former Massachusetts senator. Brown has now cut ties with the company. Update: Mike Huckabee sent out the same email.
At a union meeting Wednesday, the vice president showed off his inner gearhead.
Everyone has a destination, but we all have a different way of getting there. Which one are you?
The Vampire Academy stars dropped by BuzzFeed to play a round of Would You Rather. Team Dimitri or Team Christian?
Because who wouldn't want Weasley to be their King?
The former American Idol star is turning his attention from music to politics, running for a seat in his home state.
Você é do Time Bolo ou do Time cupcake?
Cualquiera puede ser padre, pero se requiere un verdadero hombre para ser papá.
Pretty sure this dog just changed my life.
Selena Gomez admits undergoing a two-week treatment for "emotional issues" at The Meadows in Arizona.
We've all got a little piece of the internet's favorite weather forecaster inside our hearts.
Even Willy Wonka couldn't concoct these insane flavors.
With a just a few clicks of the mouse, online shopping has never been easier. Of course, to do so, you’ll need to be willing to provide some of sensitive personal information (Target, anyone?). But hey, what could possibly go wrong?
I am a twenty-one year old female, with a boyfriend, and some secrets in my closet which he may or may not slowly uncover. Having stated this, my article is not only directed towards women, but men, as well, in their early-twenties. If you spot these signs, I suggest you run (FAST) because unless you are just "having fun," you are being played, and you will end up hugging your pillow (or worse, an ex..,) crying in bed at night when you are once again alone, because you were "tricked!"
Actress Jennifer Sky Tackles The Modeling Industry's Darkest Secrets In "Queen Of The Tokyo Ballroom"
"When your body is a commodity, where's the line?"
Andy Cohen Officiated An Incredibly Sweet Same-Sex Wedding On The "Watch What Happens Live" Aftershow
During the Watch What Happens Live aftershow on Tuesday, host Andy Cohen married Ricardo and Daniel in front of the Bravo clubhouse, Jonathan Groff, and Tamar Braxton.
"With the Sochi Olympic Games starting at the end of this week, there is simply no time to waste in getting our Olympic athletes and employees a nutritious and delicious breakfast – Chobani Greek Yogurt," Sen. Chuck Schumer said in a statement.
This list is definitive and rock solid, do not attempt to change or alter.
How to use vectors, photos, selfies, and 3D models to finish a page of "Red Light Properties," which hits bookshelves today.
The 2014 Sony World Photography Awards have announced this year's shortlist, revealing some incredible pictures from around the world.
Si crees que el 14 de febrero es de lo peor, no estás solo.
This is what happens when Blake, Adam, Kyle, and Ders show up at the BuzzFeed office.
Brandi Glanville opened up about her ex-husband Eddie Cibrian's relationship with LeeAnn Rimes in her latest book.
The out tennis legend will no longer be part of the U.S. presidential delegation at the opening ceremonies.
Hark, the herald angel sings (and raps)
Time Warner dislcosed HBO's results for the first time ever. While Netflix has more subscribers in the U.S., HBO brings in much more money.
Kylie Jenner even sustained an injury during their jumping session. Ouch.
Every once in a while someone you know will hate on something you love. Here are the 13 best ways to react to the hater.
Ted told Conan the story of when he was on a boat with George Wendt and Woody Harrelson when he and Woody decided to do shrooms.
What exactly does "gender fuck" mean? Author and photographer Susan Kuklin profiles six transgender young adults in her new book, Beyond Magenta.
If I wanted to be in this much pain, I would literally just light my tongue on fire.
From writing for Thought Catalog to being mercilessly ridiculed on Meme Generator, this was my sad, sad life.
Further proof the "console war" is currently a tepid pillowfight.
It's safe to say that these leading UK newspaper companies are not the best of friends.
With Valentine’s Day around the corner, loving couples around the world are preparing for their special night together. Here's what may happen if you paired up some popular apps, locked them in a hotel room with a dozen chocolate covered strawberries, and checked back 9 months later…depending on download speed.
Para cuando hayas pagado tu alquiler, comprado tus muebles y comprado el papel higiénico con lo que te quedaba de efectivo, lo último que querrás será gastar más dinero.
CVS, the second largest drugstore chain in the U.S., announced Wednesday that it will stop carrying tobacco products on Oct. 1, 2014.
As stark and honest an account as you'll see anywhere.
It's not particularly practical but A for effort?
It is the absolute simplest way to find the most embarrassing photos that your friends have ever posted to Facebook. Use carefully.
The activists of Automaidan have faced vicious reprisals, including kidnapping and torture, for their central role in Ukraine's protests. "We're the revolutionary cavalry," a founder says.
Don't be like every other couple on Valentine's Day. There's no need to buy a cardboard heart filled with mediocre chocolates and a terrifyingly large teddy bear. Plus, haven't you done that every other year? Make this year special without breaking the bank.
The glorious holiday was founded by Leslie Knope and honors lady friends.
"For the last three weeks, I have been lectured to by heterosexual people about what homophobia is and who is allowed to identify it."
Tonight we'll be free/ All the promises will be broken. So exudes Bruce Springsteen in the bridge of "Thunder Road," the triumphant track that opens his 1975 breakthrough album Born To Run. It is a song so exuberant, it has been covered by both…
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication. (Leonardo da Vinci)
In the Academy Awards' 86-year history, only eight sci-fi films have been nominated for Best Picture, and none have won. But Gravity could break that losing streak, proving to Hollywood that the genre is worth taking seriously.
THE HISSING AND THE DROOLING. It will haunt you.
¡Hasta podrían hacerte creer en el amor! Pero no te preocupes, no te criticaremos si quieres llorar con tu caja en forma de corazón llena de dulces...
Essa brilhante artista é conhecida por suas tattoos geométricas de estilo único que parecem aquarela. Já volto, tô planejando minha viagem pra Rússia.
We were all young and geeky once. Courtesy of photographer Merilee Allred's “The Awkward Years Project”.
The voluntary scheme covers 500 people at a total cost of £10,000.
You can't beat the old-fashioned pencil and paper.
But it was not substance related. Developing...
A partir do momento que você pagar o aluguel, comprar os móveis e pagar pelo papel higiênico, a última coisa que vai querer é perder mais dinheiro.
One surprise in Facebook's last earnings call was that Groups now has a half billion users, without its own mobile app. One of the application's lead product managers talks about its rapid growth.
Oh, your commute was a nightmare, was it?
You probably wouldn't want to stand too close to this thing.
Because rumour has it that Mara Jade - Luke's wife - could be part of the new series.
OMG, ghostwave. This lucky shot was taken yesterday in Lyme Regis by photographer Simon Emmett.
It's a nice reminder that she's actually quite good at singing.
Reading is its own reward... but scotch is nice too.
They faced sub zero temperatures and a ceiling of ice over their heads, but boy was it worth it...
Battletoads, Virtual Boy, Double Dragon III, niveles debajo del agua... ¿Qué tienen todos estos en común?
Some things are named deliberately to mislead. Sometimes I'm too trusting of people. Because of these facts and because I jump to conclusions I have had some crushing disappoints in my life and I defy you not to enjoy my pain. If there aren't any Wookies, why isn't it just called a hole?!
Just so you know, this post features quite a lot of people in queues.
Michelle Chapman has been sentenced to 20 months in prison.
It's not going to happen overnight, but that doesn't mean we shouldn't be worried.
A large national study from Match.com finds that iPhone users have sex more frequently, but Android users (and even... BlackBerry users) have more orgasms.
The police say there are ten casualties. One is in a life-threatening condition, two are in a severe condition.
Everything's ready for the Sochi Olympics, except the hotel rooms, the door handles, the shower curtains, the tap water, and the floor.
For those of us who think hand holding is an unnecessary PDA.
It's a thing. Or so claims redditor prometheus2808.
The internet is full. Well, ok it's not full. It is still accepting pictures of people's dinners by the million. And there is no such thing as 'too many cats'. However, I suspect that even the most eloquent and urbane of our modern-day Pepys' are lost in the cut-throat ker-fuffle of the blogosphere. My advice to those starting out? shout into the grand canyon instead.