May 1, 2014
13 #TBT Photos You May Have Missed This Week
This week Beyoncé was missing a front tooth, while Adam Sandler worked his best sexy face. Welcome back to #ThrowbackThursday!
Half Of Illinois Wants To Leave State
(Newser) – If everybody in America had the opportunity to pack up and move to the state of their choice, Illinois, Connecticut, and Maryland would empty out, according to a new Gallup poll.…
Former WH Spokesman In Interview On Benghazi: "Dude, This Was Like Two Years Ago"
Former White House national security spokesman Tommy Vietor was being interviewed on Fox News about emails and talking points concerning the Sept. 11, 2012 terrorist attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya.
10 Things You Would Rather Do Than Study For Finals
Walk through a lake of fire, brush your teeth with barbed wire, etc. All of these things are better alternatives to studying for your final exams.
Japanese Fans Deem The New Godzilla Too Fat, In Continued Sizeism Toward Giant Monsters · Newswire · The A.V. Club
While many assumed that the delayed reveal of Godzilla in the new, Americanized Godzilla trailers was just a clever marketing strategy, designed to keep you in suspense as to whether this Godzilla movie might have Godzilla in it, there may have been…
42 Crazy And Convincing Pop-Culture Fan Theories Leads The Daily Links
Plus the scientific reason for "old-person smell," a brief history of exploding whales, and pro tips for your skin and metabolism.
19 Things Only Millennial Homosexual Half-Russian Blind Transvestite Moms Will Understand
Share this with all your MHHRBTM friends! They'll be sure to get a kick out of it!
College Sexual Assault Guru Stands Up For Accused Rapists
Sexual assault consultant Brett Sokolow asks schools to be careful not to discriminate against men who have "drunken sex" the same week the White House tells male college students to take a stand against rape.
Myra Greene Explores The Construct Of Whiteness In Her Book My White Friends (PHOTOS).
As Greene traveled the country making collaborative portraits for her book My White Friends, the answers were often ambiguous. But the conversations they spawned were fruitful, if slightly foreign, to her subjects. “Being asked to be in a photograph…
This Mother Of Two's Message To Her Friends Without Kids Is Something All Moms Can Relate To
Soviet Bears Playing Ice Hockey Will Literally Make You Lose Your Mind
WHAT THE HELL AM I LOOKING AT???
Flavorwire’s 2014 Short Fiction Contest
Flavorwire is excited to announce our 2014 short fiction contest. For the second year in a row, in honor of May’s National Short Story Month, we’re offering a prize of $500 for one outstanding short story. To enter, simply send a story of 5,000…
50 Hottest Photos From ASU’s Wet Electric Pool Party 2014
There’s no denying that ASU students and residents of Tempe, AZ throw some absolute bangers when it comes to pool parties, but this past weekend it looks like the whole city turned up to make Wet Electric one of the best music festivals of 2014. It…
How Much Cosima's Wig Weighs And Other Shocking Hair Secrets From Orphan Black
Lipstick: I'd imagine working with so many wigs presents its own unique set of pluses (you can style ahead of time!) and minuses (you've got to take care of the wigs!). Can you give us an idea of how you have to change your approach to hair when…
Breaking: All You Need Is Your Own Finger To Find Out If You're Hot
Who needs a man for validation, amirite?
Textbook Rental Company Turns To Late-Night Food Orders To Sell Investors
Chegg is trying to reinvent itself into a full suite of student offerings as skepticism grows over the future of textbook rentals. So far, investors aren't buying it.
Twitter Is Not Dying. It’s On The Cusp Of Getting Much Bigger.
Well, that’s it folks: Twitter is dead. It had a good flight. A short flight, but a noisy one. Sadly, it is now headed the way of Flappy Bird. So claims the Atlantic in a 1,800-word “eulogy for Twitter” that packs in about 140 characters’ worth of…
The Outlook For Tablets This Year Is Already Pretty Grim
Tablet manufacturers shipped 50.4 million tablets, up a tiny 4% from the same quarter a year ago, according to IDC.
Turns Out Katy Perry’s Been Taking Fashion Cues From An Archie Comics Character
No, seriously, this can't be a coincidence. H/T HitFix.
Education Department Releases Names Of 55 Schools Facing Sex Assault Probes
The Education Department on Thursday released a list of 55 colleges and universities under investigation for their handling of sexual abuse claims, in an unprecedented step aimed at increasing transparency regarding sex assault in higher education.
This Footage Of A Landslide In Baltimore Is Amazing And Terrifying
The collapse swallowed a row of cars parked along a street.
Porn: A Conversation Between Women
Six women discuss pornography, its place in our lives, and what a perfect porn future would look like.
Putin Lovers, Obama Haters, And Everyone In Between Celebrated May Day In Moscow
Tens of thousands turn out in the city, including for a march on Red Square for the first time since the fall of the Soviet Union.
Which Spider-Man Villain Are You?
With great power comes a whole bunch of creepy dudes who make Peter Parker's life totally miserable.
Los 24 conejillos de Indias más importantes de todo el mundo
Seamos honestos con nosotros mismos: Los conejillos de Indias son los nuevos gatos de Internet.
The Black Metal Cover Of Avril Lavigne's "Hello Kitty" Is Much Much Better
The only thing that can save this is a guy with white face paint and black hair running through a forest growling.
Wheel Of Fortune Had Its First-Ever Special Needs Contestant And He Was Amazing
He may not have won the game, but he's still a winner in our book.
Florida Grants In-State Tuition To Undocumented Students
With immigration legislation stalled in Washington, Republicans in a key state move to help undocumented immigrants. UPDATED
President Obama Makes A Classic ‘It’s Gonna Be May’ Joke, And It’s Totally Amazing
Guess what, everybody? It’s finally May today! And unless you were off the Internet entirely yesterday (and a few days before that too), chances are high that you saw “It’s gonna be May” jokes all over the place. You know, the jokes that play on the…
Warpaint's Beyoncé And Rihanna Slut-Shaming Reveals A Racial Double Standard About Women's Sexuality
In the annals of rock ‘n’ roll foot-in-mouth moments, it was a pretty good one. Yesterday Q magazine published an excerpt of its upcoming feature on LA lifestyle-section band Warpaint, wherein guitarist Theresa Wayman complained about the…
3 Updos Emma Stone Has Worn This Week, Making The World A Cuter Place
If we hadn't already fully surrendered ourselves to the charms of Emma Stone, the easygoing updos she's been wearing while promoting The Amazing Spider-Man 2 would have done the trick. As it stands, they just magnify our Emma love—and make us…
9 Rare Color Photos Of Marilyn Monroe And Arthur Miller
Nicknamed "the Egghead and the Hourglass," the iconic movie star and the playwright/author made a very unlikely pair.
Donald Sterling Tried To Improve His Image By Giving 0.02% Of His Money To Minority Groups
Tax documents show that the disgraced owner of the L.A Clippers donated half a million dollars to black and Latino organizations. Some of those organizations then awarded him prizes.
22 Celebrities That Look Nothing Alike
Here are 11 sets of famous people that really just look so different.
14 Plays On The Disney Princesses That Will Make You Say...why
The Strangest Versions Of The Disney Princesses
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“This evening she’ll be given notice,” said Mr. Samsa, but he got no answer from either his wife or from his daughter, because the cleaning woman seemed to have once again upset the tranquillity they had just attained.
Erykah Badu Performed For Swaziland’s Dictator
On Tuesday, singer and international pop icon Erykah Badu went on an epic—and thoroughly perplexing—Twitter tirade to defend her actions in Swaziland last week. Badu, who claims to be a “civil rights advocate,” has been slammed by several human…
24 Reasons “Game Of Thrones” Is The Biggest Bummer Ever
George R.R. Martin can never leave well enough alone.
82 Thoughts Every Boyfriend Has While Watching Bravo With His Girlfriend
It's the most-watched channel on your television, whether or not you want to admit it.
The Kurt Cobain Wallet Letter Is Just Another Opportunity For The Internet To Lazily Vilify Courtney Love
Kurt Cobain’s suicide will not die. This week, as we’re still coming off Cobain’s 20th deathiversary and Nirvana’s Rock Hall Induction, the Seattle Police Department released their detective’s full re-examination of his suicide file, which came to…
'Fault In Our Stars' Author John Green: Why He's 'Freaking Out' About Hollywood Success
This story first appeared in the May 9 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.
Exclusive: Watch The Lyric Video Premiere For Kip Moore's "Dirt Road"
Kip Moore‘s been teasing his fans for so freakin’ long now about the lyric video for his new single, “Dirt Road.” But guess what? We’ve got it! You won’t have to wait any longer! Watch the lyric video below, which is black and white and sexy all…
Nicole Richie Just Started A New Hemline Trend — Bye-Bye, Mullet Skirts
Nicole Richie debuts a new hemline on the red carpet at the AOL NewFront event. Check out the Anthony Vaccarello dress pic.
26 lugares reales que parecen sacados de cuentos de hadas
Si te gustan los cuentos de hadas y tienes un verdadero espíritu viajero, esta lista de los lugares que debes visitar antes de morir fue hecha para ti. Obtén las sugerencias para viajar por medio de esta publicación de Quora.
37 lições de vida que “Friends” nos ensinou
Para nós, geração dos anos 90, o seriado Friends nos ensinou muito sobre a vida. Nem sabemos como sobreviveríamos sem seus personagens, mas felizmente eles foram imortalizados em gifs.
2014 Daytime Emmy Awards Nominees
The 2014 Daytime Emmy nominations were announced Thursday morning, with The Young and the Restless earning a leading 26 nominations, followed by fellow soaps The Bold and The Beautiful with 18 and General Hospital with 16.
Are You A Bagelsexual?
Sure, you can get a halfway decent bagel at any chain convenience store. But a truly carefully constructed, mutli-layered, decadent bagel is a work of art. Read below to find out if bagels turn you on.
The 14 Worst Science Fiction Movies Since 2002
Science Fiction is a great genre with some pretty amazing movies...and unfortunately a whole bunch of REALLY awful ones. So I made a little list with some of them - since 2002. Otherwise the list would probably be infinite :)
Judge Mary Yu Makes History As First Out Lesbian To Serve On Washington Supreme Court
"Judge Yu has distinguished herself throughout her career as someone of great intellect, dedication and compassion," said Washington Gov. Jay Inslee in appointing her to the state's Supreme Court.
My First Spring Break On My Own Almost Turned Into A Horror Movie
I wasn't sure what to expect on my first spring break alone, but this certainly wasn't it.
Elizabeth Olsen Shines On The June Cover Of "Marie Claire U.K."
The actress discusses both her and her sister's upcoming nuptials, read the interview here.
17 Adorables perros guía en adiestramiento que pondrán una sonrisa en tu cara
Trabaja duro, juega duro.
18 Porn Parodies That Are Definitely Better Than The Movies That Inspired Them
"Lights, camera, action" has a totally different meaning. NSFW, because DUH.
Ancient Image Of Jesus Found In Egypt Tomb
(Newser) – Archaeologists exploring the ancient Egyptian city of Oxyrhynchu believe they have uncovered one of the earliest images of Jesus ever found. The figure painted on the wall of a…
After years of grooming, Mark Fields, 53, officially was handed the keys to the CEO suite at Ford Motor Thursday. He takes over for Alan Mulally, who has led Ford for the last eight years, taking the automaker from a government bailout to an expected profit of upwards of $7 billion this year.
Zac Efron Opens Up About His Career Struggles, His 'Never-Ending' Addiction Woes, And The 'Most Terrifying Moment' Of His Life
Featured in the most recent issue of The Hollywood Reporter, the heartthrob of our time comes clean with his deepest insecurities, the difficult times of his wildly successful career, the dark period in his life when he was drinking "way too much," and many more.
10 Thoughts You Would Have While Calling Adam Levine's Cell Phone
Blake Shelton tweeted out Adam Levine's phone number on an episode of The Voice, and people rushed to call him. Here's what they were probably thinking.
13 très bonnes raison de détester les cyclistes
L'élimination physique des cyclistes est une option tout à fait raisonnable. En toute mauvaise foi.
11 Dressed-Up Toms You Could Actually Wear To A Fancy Occasion
DIY your Toms and dance the night away in style. Perfect for a wedding or other summer soiree.
Iowa Legislature Passes Bill Reforming "Draconian" HIV Transmission Law
The bill, which lawmakers passed unanimously, "will modernize Iowa’s discriminatory HIV law," LGBT advocates said.
Department Of Defense Announces New Sexual Assault Prevention Strategy
Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel says reports of sexual assault in the military have increased 50% over the past year.
The 5 Best and Worst Cinematic Robots to Hang out With
Thanks to modern technological advancements, robots are finally starting to show up in every-day life. Nest and Vivint reviews are pushing many home automation companies to pioneer smart systems that can help you out around the home, but how are they doing on developing an A.I. that could corroborate an unlikely story to an unhappy girlfriend? I guess we’ll just have to keep looking to the future. In the mean time, there’s always movies. Here are the five best (and five worst) robots of the silver screen to hang out with. We'll start with the five best and finish with the five worst.
32 Famous Felines As You've Never Seen Them Before
Two of the internet's great loves — cats and 8-bit art — come together in a beautiful new print. All of the pixelated kitty power to graphic designers Eurydyka Kata and Rafal Szczawinski of re:design.
21 Things You Will Never Be Able To Unsee
Click only if you want everything as you know it to change.
This Vine Of A Baby Singing "Drunk In Love" In His Car Seat Will Make Your Whole Day
Prepare to melt.
67 Movies All Guys Will Drop What They're Doing To Watch
Even if it's half way through and they've seen it 16 times before.
Your May Horoscope, Revealed
After an April filled with showers (or, rather, cold winds and rough sailing), we've never been more excited to see some May flowers. The hard times have come to an end, stargazers, and great things are in sight. Many of you can expect some serious… Begin Slideshow
The British Library Has Put Its Extraordinary Collection Of Comics On Display In The UK's Largest Ever Exhibition
Comics Unmasked is running till August 19.
Are You Worth Kidnapping? – A Flowchart By Lemony Snicket
Are you worth kidnapping? You'd like to think so, but who knows for sure?? Lemony Snicket, that's who. Yes, the author responsible for the new book series All the Wrong Questions and A Series of Unfortunate Events, has now thoughtfully prepared this handy flowchart so that we may each determine for ourselves if a stranger bearing free candy and car rides is a threat, or just being generous.
These Are The 55 Schools Facing A U.S. Federal Sexual Assault Probe
Princeton, Harvard Law School, and Dartmouth are among the 55 colleges and universities under federal investigation for mishandling sexual abuse claims.
14 coisas que os homens têm que parar de fazer no Tinder imediatamente
É por isso que você é deslizado para a esquerda. Bizarrice assim já funcionou para alguém?
Sneaking Through? Conflicting Reports On ‘secret’ Immigration Plan
The comments and assurances come amid speculation that GOP leaders are keen to advance a bill, in part because the window may be closing to act on immigration and in part because doing so may help the party with Latino voters.
Which TV Friend Group Do You Belong In?
Should you befriend the cast of Friends or grab a beer with the How I Met Your Mother crew?
The Real Housewives Stars Do A Dramatic Reading Of Mean Girls Quotes
If you’ve ever dreamed of the day you would hear Vicki Gunvalson say “That’s so fetch!”, well, that day has arrived. In honor of the 10th anniversary of the iconic film Mean Girls, we got some of your favorite stars of The Real Housewives to do a…
More "Game Of Thrones" Characters Drawn As "The Simpsons"
Everyone looks so much nicer in yellow! Artist Adrien Noterdaem continues his awesome cartoon series.
7 Fab DIYs For Your Weekend Cinco De Drinko Fiesta
Wait a minute, who put Cinco de Mayo on a MONDAY? Forget that, we're celebrating all weekend, DIY style!
Viral Maps: The Problem With All Those Fun Maps Of The U.S. Plus
If you have an Internet connection, you’ve likely seen one of these maps of America, in which each state’s character is boiled down to a single predilection or predicament. The maps are undeniably entertaining: You check out the state you live in,…
Sophia Bush Embraces Her Body: ‘I’m Not Some Rail-Thin, 6-Foot-Tall Runway Model’
Sophia Bush wears a short white dress while sitting down for an interview on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Wednesday (April 30) in New York City. …
Mudroom Ideas - Entryway Furniture
Learn the best strategies for keeping your entryway pretty yet practical
Anti-Vax: Stephen Colbert Takes On Anti-science.
Sometimes, other folks make it easy for me. I have nothing to add to this. Except maybe this, also from Stephen Colbert, which is the next segment on his show where he interviews pro-health hero Paul Offit. Oh, I'll add this, since Colbert doesn't…
Short Wikipedia Is Wikipedia's Smartass Brother On Twitter
All the convenience of Wikipedia, but with none of the actual facts.
Facebook Makes The Biggest Change To Mobile Ever
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- At its f8 conference yesterday, Facebook (FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg and team announced a slew of new products, including giving people a way to log in to apps anonymously. Perhaps the biggest news, though, was Facebook's…
Draco Malfoy, Amy Pond, And The Doctor Took The Most Magical Airplane Selfies
This is what happens when Karen Gillan, Matt Smith and Tom Felton are all on the same flight.
A Whole Bunch Of Teens Got Arrested For Pissing All Over Their School As A Senior Prank
Said it before, I'll say it again...teens are the worst.
7 Times Benjamin Netanyahu Took A Selfie And Then Some
Courtesy of the prime minister's Facebook page.
The Happiest Museum In The World
It's impossible to frown when visiting one of the largest happy face collections in the world.
10 Of The Most Rockin' Songs About Whiskey Ever!
Whiskey is the rockers drink of choice and has been the inspiration for countless rock songs throughout time! So pour yourself a whiskey and prepare to rock!
Why People In London Are Walking Around Wearing Blindfolds
It was all about heightening the other senses.
David Dewhurst Attack Ad's Crazy Shirtless Photo Of Dan Patrick Was Taken At A Charity Event.
Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst is the unluckiest man in conservative politics—a situation he usually responds to with sweaty panic. In 2012, on the way to blowing a drawn-out Senate primary race against Ted Cruz, he accidentally raised Cruz's profile…
6 Makeup Tips To Enhance Your Best Assets In A Natural Way
Don't attempt to spray-tan on a fake six-pack. Use this body makeup to realistically—and naturally—conceal and highlight what you've got
Amazing Spider-Man 2 Review: We’ve Passed Peak Spidey
I can’t speak for anyone else, but after spending a total of 665 minutes with him, in five movies over the course of a decade, I think it’s safe to say that I know all I need to know about Spider-Man. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is out in theaters…
The Game Of Thrones Cat Is No More
King Tommen's cat Ser Pounce won't be returning to "Game of Thrones."
Girly Cocktails And Macho Bourbons: How We Judge What Other People Drink.
In Pacific Standard on Wednesday, Lisa Wade asks what it means to drink “like a woman.” It’s a tricky question: Despite Basic stereotypes involving cosmos and banana daiquiris, ladies are the fastest-growing segment of whiskey drinkers worldwide,…
¿Lograrás ver toda este post sin babear?
Te desafiamos. Además, un poco de algo "No apto para verlo en en trabajo" muchachos.
Here's A Big Map That Shows You How Badly Everyone Around You Wants To Move To Another State
Apparently, people in Illinois and Connecticut really, really want to move.
Help! My Childhood Abuser Is Now Married With Kids. Is It Too Late To Say Something?
Get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week; click here to sign up. Please send your questions for publication to firstname.lastname@example.org. (Questions may be edited.) Got a burning question for Prudie? She'll be online at Washingtonpost.com to…
Chris Evans Shaves His Beard Off & Captain America Is Back!
Chris Evans shows off his newly shaved face while attending the Battersea Power Station Annual Party on Wednesday night (April 30) in London, England. The 32-year-old…
These Marines Freaking Out Over "Let It Go" Will Save Your Day
You need to keep watching until 2:20.
Mariah Carey's New Album Title Will Make You Cry And Leave You Speechless
SWEET BABY LAMBS. *GETS SLAUGHTERED*
Here's The Perfect Response To The "It's Gonna Be May" Meme Everyone Is Sick Of
It doesn't have to be May anymore.
Bunny Ranch Brothel Issues Lifetime Ban To Donald Sterling [VIDEO]
Bunny Ranch brothel owner Dennis Hof issues lifetime ban to LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling for making racist comments.
Nikki Reed And Derek Hough 'Hooked Up', Says Report
Nikki Reed has already moved on from her separation from husband of two years Paul McDonald, and is reportedly seeing Derek Hough.
The Great British Tradition Of Throwing Eggs At Politicians
Nigel Farage has had an egg chucked at him, continuing the traditional form of British protest. Here's how the others stack up.
48 Amazing Disney-Inspired Desserts To Die For
Because everything tastes better when you're obsessed with the movie or show it's inspired by.
Lil' Kim Goes Undercover As A Pregnant Woman
The musician undergoes transformation as "Jamilla," an expectant super fan who goes into labor after standing in line for a VIP signing.
15 Unbelievably Sexist Adverts From The 1970s
These magazine ads, via artist Mitch O'Connell, show us the kind of thing feminism was up against.
What's Actually Happening In 27 Infomercials
Call now to receive a special discount on this WEAPONIZED SODA. Inspired by Reddit.
Pitch Perfect 2 Adds A Major Teen Star To Its Cast
Hailee Steinfeld has been added to the cast of "Pitch Perfect 2."
Dr. Oz: Ironically Attacks Scammers Using His Name To Sell Questionable Products.
I haven’t talked about TV alt-med guru Dr. Mehmet Oz much here on the blog, but it’s safe to say I’m not much of a fan. He promotes all manners of anti-science nonsense, including homeopathy (which has been proven countless times to be nothing more…
"No Government Should Be Able To Decide This": Animated Short On Gender Recognition
"It's impossible to condense the complex notion of identity into a single, unchangeable M or F." The film was released today along with a global guide to transgender recognition laws.
Tell Us About Yourself(ie): Bill Maher
The comedian, satirist, author, actor and host of Real Time With Bill Maher spared a few minutes to take our Q&A!
What's Your Favorite Moment From All 10 Seasons Of "Friends?"
In honor of the sitcom's 10-year anniversary of its finale.
The Most Adorable Art Heist
Ever wonder what it'd be like if a bunch of corgis robbed a museum? Now you can find out thanks to artist Olivia Huynh.
Nail Salon UV Dryer - Cancer Risk
Terrifying news of the day: New research says you might be leaving the nail salon with more than just a fresh mani if you're one of the swarms of girls who uses those light dryers (which are necessary for gel manicures, but often used to dry regular…
If You Are Considering Smoking Marijuana—or Quitting—Here Is What You Need To Know
The Journal of Neuroscience recently published a study linking recreational marijuana use to subtle changes in brain structure. The researchers, led by Jodi Gilman of Massachusetts General Hospital, identified increased gray matter density in the…
The Bechdel Test Is Fine Just The Way It Is · For Our Consideration · The A.V. Club
For a lot of people, the recent Star Wars Episode VII casting announcement felt like a slap in the face. Alongside returning trio Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, and Carrie Fisher, the new cast features six men and only one woman. While this ratio is a…
FHM’s Top 10 Sexiest Women 2014: Their Sexiest GIFS
Jennifer Lawrence is now officially The Sexiest Woman in the World–according to this year’s survey by FHM magazine, and they’ve pretty much become the standard over the past few years. There really probably isn’t a Sexiest Woman poll that draws in…
Nick Carter And Jordan Knight Reenact Their Ridiculous Old Boy Band Photos
The BSB and NKOTB hotties are now a duo, with an album, a tour, and their game faces ON.
30 Science Fiction And Fantasy Books To Buy In May 2014
With May upon us, it's time to look at all of the new books that are about to come out. There's a lot of great science fiction, fantasy and horror books to read this month!
Cameron Diaz And Jimmy Fallon Photobombed A Bunch Of Random, Lucky People
We've seen Jon Hamm do it, and now Cameron Diaz joins the fun.
33 Before And After Photos That Prove Good Teeth Can Change Your Entire Face
Good smiles are super important, you guys!
31 Times You Could Really Relate To Bernard Black
"You will toil your life away and I will die alone upside down on the floor of a pub toilet." The Black Books curmudgeon is all of us.
5 Complaints About Modern Teens (That Are Statistically BS)
One of the most surreal parts of being an adult is finding yourself in a conversation with other adults about "today's youth." It happens to all of us -- in my experience, the first one takes place roughly four seconds after high school graduation.…
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Suffers From An Excess Of Plot, Villains, Everything · Movie Review · The A.V. Club
One of the reasons Spider-Man endures, as a profitable property and a popular icon, is that he remains an underdog—the superhero who can save the city, but not his friendships or relationships or GPA. Sure, swinging across the Manhattan skyline may…
Watch Shailene Woodley Chop Off Her Long Locks
The actress changed up her look for her upcoming role in the film The Fault In Our Stars.
This Is What Happens When President Obama Attends A Broadway Show
Barack and Michelle caught a showing of A Raisin in the Sun a couple weeks ago, and the play's director tells BuzzFeed about the experience.
Peaches Geldof Died Of A Heroin Overdose, Report Says
A coroner has ruled that 25-year-old Peaches Geldof died of a heroin overdose last month.
Heroin “Likely To Have Played A Role” In Death Of Peaches Geldof
The daughter of Paula Yates and Sir Bob Geldof was found dead at her home in Wrotham, Kent, on April 7.
Nigel Farage Hit By An Egg In Nottingham
The UKIP leader was there to address supporters but made a quick escape when protestors took aim.
"Some People Like To Have A Meaning, And Some People Don't Care"
Paul Holdengräber, the Director of Public Programs at The New York Public Library and founder and director of LIVE from the NYPL, is an elegant man who has an air of the European intellectual about him, with a tendency to quote obscure works from…
Tess Gerritsen Sues Warner Bros. Over 'Gravity'
Best-selling author Tess Gerritsen is suing Warner Bros. with the allegation that its blockbuster film, Gravity, is derived from her 1999 book by the same name. The complaint filed in California federal court on Tuesday doesn't allege copyright infringement. Instead, it's a contract claim stemming from a film option she sold when the book was released. Gerritsen's book is described as featuring "a female…
Do Men Actually Hate Your Man-Magnet Makeup? Study Suggests They Prefer Less
If you're single and wearing makeup, you might want to grab yourself some Cetaphil and get to washing. In a study picked up by The Atlantic, when looking at pictures of the same woman in different degrees of "done-up-ness," men were found to prefer…
Así se ve el barrio marginal más alto del mundo
Una mirada íntima a las vidas de 3000 personas que viven en la "Torre de David" de Caracas.
Gold Miners Discover 'Unique' Mineral
(Newser) – Miners prospecting for nickel and gold in Western Australia have stumbled on a rare find: a mineral that's unique among the world's 4,000 discovered mineral species, LiveScience…
'Smoking Gun' Benghazi Email Prompts Renewed Push For Select Committee
GOP senator renews call for select committee on Benghazi
How Many Times Will This Post Make You Go Unfffff?
This is the most important quiz you will ever take.
RT Chief Sneers At Congressional Push To Overhaul Voice Of America
They are struggling "because their message does not resonate," says Russian TV boss.
"Top Gear" Presenter Jeremy Clarkson Denies Saying N-Word While Filming
The TV presenter is accused of adding the offensive word to a nursery rhyme while filming in 2013 – although he strongly denies it.
Peaches Geldof Cause Of Death — Model Reportedly Died Of Heroin Overdose
After Peaches Geldof‘s shocking death on April 7, many people speculated that the model and mother of two young sons had met the same tragic fate as her mother, Paula Yates, who died of a heroin overdose in 2000. Sadly, it seems that Peaches did die…
4 British TV Programmes That Are Quite Dull But Weirdly Addictive
Including a show where people have to drive long distances in a lorry.
14 Reasons Stella From "Modern Family" Is The Cutest Ever
Move over, Sofia Vergara. Everyone knows Stella is the most beautiful character on the show.
25 Superb Scarves For The Fashionable Fangirl
Hey now, hey now— this is what (nerdgirl) dreams are made of!
36 Gratuitous Pictures Of Chocolate Cake
Cakeporn. Because the cake isn't a lie. It is all that is good and true in this world.
West Indies Cricketer Chris Gayle Has A Pretty Extraordinary Instagram Account
Cricket isn’t what it used to be.
From Captain America To Maureen Dowd, Obama Is Losing The Media Culture War
President Obama’s media supporters are abandoning him. Even the liberal culture seems to be abandoning him. And as he slips into the low 40s in two recent polls, it’s hard to see how he recasts his once-glittering image.