May 19, 2014
You can choose your friends but not your family, wrote Harper Lee in To Kill a Mockingbird; it’s a sentiment that carries through last night’s Mad Men, though it has a twist, because in a time in which the standard definitions of family begin to… Last night’s…
War of the whistleblowers.
The announcement by the Thai army came before dawn Tuesday in a surprise move as the country's political crisis continues.
Turn down your volume... we've got a screamer.
The post-Soviet country looks westward after Russia's gamble in Ukraine.
Though enrollment has increased, the Affordable Care Act did not serve the uninsured, one of the prime reasons for its implementations.
Russia and North Korea: BFF.
Call your girlfriends, it's time we have the talk.
Never seen anyone so soulful with braces.
Well, this is awkward. Based on this post.
Because, surprise, it's a terribly dangerous idea.
Twenty-six Italian women, claiming to be in relationships with Catholic priests, want the Pope to make the Catholic church's celibacy requirement optional.
Same-sex couples married in Oregon on Monday immediately after a federal judge ruled the state's ban on such marriages is unconstitutional.
Comparable sales fell for a third straight quarter while rising at Anthropologie and Free People, the retailer said Monday.
Would a Rose by any other name have ended up with Jack forever?
While these beautiful photos seem like the work of an experienced portrait photographer, David Gonzålaz is shockingly only 18 years-old. The teen was given his first camera by his grandmother in 2010, and hasn't stopped shooting since. In fact, the…
"The coldest winter I ever spent was a summer in San Francisco." Thanks, Karl the Fog.
Ok, isto é o que há. Todos nós podemos finalmente desligar a internet e ir para casa depois disto.
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They claim officials are trying to deny the public access to important information regarding U.S. immigration practices.
The director of photography for classics like The Godfather and Manhattan was a master of light and shadow. "I never thought of anything as being iconic," he once said.
"No financial institution, no matter its size or global reach, is above the law," Attorney General Eric Holder said.
In an ongoing effort to prove they're all tight as ever.
"I can't stop crying. It's so beau—wait, why is T.I. rapping?"
Lawmakers sent a letter to the president and will take legislative action to try and prevent the United States from sending shoulder-fired missiles to the Syrian Opposition
During the late '90s and early '00s, Posh and Becks made some very interesting sartorial choices.
The time for sweet sun-kissed romance is finally upon us. Create a summer lovin' story of your own this season by following the simple bae-baiting steps below.
Suddenly, leaving two dishes in the sink overnight doesn't seem that bad.
Inspired by Beyoncé's #WhatIsPretty hashtag.
Cats have spoken. It's time to let go of "Let It Go."
A very unscientific look into New Girl's biggest mystery.
The show, hosted by Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan, currently recognizes only male and female participants.
That story and more in today's gossip roundup!
The league believes Clippers owner Donald Sterling has "engaged in conduct that has damaged and continues to damage the NBA and its teams."
We’re really scratching our heads over trying to figure out the relation to bouncing breasts and beaches. We’re pretty sure that beaches are covered in sand (that being granular material composed of finely divided rock and mineral particles), and…
This photo popped up on my Instagram feed over the weekend, and it reminded me of two things: 1) Why I adore my friend Bonnie. (A married girl who still swoons over engagement rings is my kind of people.) And 2) Why I'm obsessed with Anna Sheffield…
Headed to the beach this Memorial Day weekend? You're gonna want to make some stuff first!
Smoke was seen billowing over Camden from just before 8pm.
A new way to flirt or a clever attempt to mine data?
He's both a bad boy and a good boy, and we love him for that.
And the first "I am Groot" we've heard. Can't wait for this bunch of a-holes to save the universe!
Nearly 13 years after my sister's death, a reluctant Sunday visit to the 9/11 Memorial Museum, where public spectacle and private grief have a permanent home together.
British author Neil Gaiman heard heartbreaking stories from Syrians entering the new Azraq refugee camp in Jordan.
Kanye West, Mel Gibson, The lady from the Orbit commercials... we all rant, but why? Here are a few reasons why. READ IT OR ELSE BECAUSE WE WORKED HARD ON THIS AND IT WOULD BE RUDE NOT TO. List by Danielle "Ranty Pants" Steinberg and Natalie "Ranter-in-Cheif" Benson
Because everyone needs a little more Adventure Time in their life.
Not an exact science.
There's a LOT of X-Men comics and most of them are very confusing, but here are some great starting points, depending on what you're looking for. But watch out: There are a lot of spoilers in here.
The organization behind the Oscars has launched a series of digital shorts that challenges expectations about the moviegoing experience and filmmaking.
"Nothing wrong with Elmo. Nothing wrong with Elmo. Nothing wrong with Elmo."
Nota: "é evangélico" aparece quase para todas os famosos.
Benedicte Desrus: “The Toughest Lovers” Documents The Residents Who Live In A Shelter For Retired Sex Workers In Mexico City (PHOTOS).
It’s an unusual question that isn’t often asked: What happens to sex workers once they retire? Photographer Bénédicte Desrus spent six years answering that question while documenting Casa Xochiquetzal, a home in Mexico City for (mostly) retired sex…
Oliver Heldens and Becky Hills' "Gecko (Overdrive)" is amazing, and it's got a next-level ridiculous new video.
Sí, el espectáculo es polémico, sin embargo, estos momentos son indiscutibles.
Sixteen years ago, in 1998, AT&T's then-Chief Executive C. Michael Armstrong spent close to $100 billion buying up cable companies to pursue an ambitious plan to bundle video, internet, and phone service. It did not go well. And now, with its DirecTV deal, AT&T is basically trying to do it again.
Everyone calm down. You're all DEFINITELY pregnant.
"Kill her. Just kill her. It won't take much time."
Original Airdate: Week of May 7-12, 2014
Scaring your dad by saying "Lizzie McGuire" may be the best thing ever.
"I could only tolerate a high school dance if I was to be escorted by the most delightful man in America," the teen wrote to him.
The WNBA is estimated to pay a total of $10.3 million in salaries, or roughly 1/3 of Kobe Bryant's current salary.
The rapper imagines a world in which everyone can make guns with a 3-D printer.
A 22-Year-Old Called In A Bomb Threat To Her Commencement So Her Family Wouldn't Find Out She Wasn't Graduating
Danielle Shea of Quincy, Mass., was arrested Sunday.
What makes up a family? Is it a sense of longing, of reaching for something you can’t have, a legal bond, the happenstance of blood? The bonds fray this week, elegantly, as we watch the Mad Men definition of family (spoiler: it’s the workplace, of…
Thank you Dallas ComicCon for bringing us this gift.
Comment être sûr de passer une soirée de merde à Paris? Suivez le guide!
Barington Capital announced its support of a shareholder vote to kill the "fire sale" of Red Lobster to the private equity firm Golden Gate Capital. "Blatant disregard for shareholder interest."
What just happened?! Warning: Spoilers ahead!
Igor was nervous about spending his first night away from his family. But thanks to a little paint and decorations, watch as his kennel was transformed into a replica of his living room!
A Super PAC sent out a mailer that plays audio of state senator Chris McDaniel talking about how the word "Mamacita" means "Hey, hot mama."
Jeffrey Miller needs to release an EP like NOW, like RIGHT NOW.
The American indie It Follows turns a straightforward concept into something incredibly creepy. Here's why it and Argentine black comedy Wild Tales have been the Cannes Film Festival's best surprises so far.
The dogs at the Fairfax County Animal Shelter are playing an epic new game. In the Game of Bones, you win or you cry.
FYI It's made of champagne, looks like a spaceship, and costs £1,000.
From Barney's pickup lines to on-point high-fives, How I Met Your Mother is hands down the best television show out there.
Jill Hansen allegedly struck elderly woman with her car and prepared to hit her a second time before a bystander broke her window.
These pretzels are making me thirsty.
The Green Lantern star gets serious in Cannes kidnap drama The Captive, but it's James McAvoy and Jessica Chastain's The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby that's the better portrait of loss.
Researchers warned in 2010 that the Education Secretary's academies policy would increase educational inequality.
The video of the Bronx and Harlem congressman comes from 22nd Annual Ethnic Festival, which was held Saturday.
May 20th is World Measurement Day, a day to celebrate the weird and wacky world of measurement. The UK’s National Physical Laboratory (NPL) has been measuring things for 115 years. Here are some of the strangest.
If there's one thing that Kimye truly loves (beyond themselves) it's ice cream.
This makeup is definitely worth copying.
World Cup 2014 is upon us. Iran is headed to Brazil, and while we may not have any Ronaldos’- we do have some hotties we can watch on (and off) the field.
Sometimes people think poetry is boring or unintelligible or elitist or weird. The following 8 quotes prove that poetry can be a beautiful distillation of language and that poets themselves are really just philosophers who care about the sound of their words.
Because who wouldn't want to embroider their own Tyrion Lannister?
The more you think about, the more sensible the idea of Apple moving aggressively into streaming video becomes.
NYC's Metropolitan Museum of Art has made a whopping 400,000 high-resolution digital images of its collection available for free download. You can browse the collection here.
Todo lo que sabes es una mentira.
As Olympus prepares for war, Hell releases an army of spirits into the mortal world, and Wonder Woman finds an unlikely ally. Wonder Woman #31 hits shelves May 21st.
Remember The Little Boy Who Found Internet Fame After Feeding Stray Dogs? He's Trying To Make An Animal Shelter
Ken, aged 9, from the Philippines, is the hero of the day.
"Last Week Tonight" pokes fun at Nintendo's "virtual eventual equality".
Nicole Richie played celebrity matchmaker and introduced Cameron Diaz and Benji Madden, Richie's brother-in-law. It looks like it worked!
Why did the hipster cross the road? To get to the finish line...first.
I just can't believe it's all over... Warning: Spoilers Galore!
@DougEpisodes is a dream come true.
"They are breeding an entire new generation of slaves," radio host Glenn Beck said about the federal education-standards initiative on his program Monday.
Yes, he's the best. This is an indisputable fact.
There is a deep-fried cheesecake-stuffed strawberry / there is a God.
What really happens on Twitch.tv?
Camila Valdez's sculptures will bake your day complete.
This video takes "drop tests" to a whole new level. The HTC One M8 goes up against this futuristic rifle system that compensates all the variables for long range shots for you. Is this the future of rifles?
Whether you are #TeamAdore, #TeamBianca, or #TeamCourtney tonight we find out who will be America's Next Drag Superstar! Here are 6 of the best moments from Season 6 hunty.
MOMMMMM, you said we were just picking up two things!!!!!!!!!!
Estos perros han cambiado nuestros corazones, nuestras vidas, nuestro mundo. Tal vez más que estos importantes gatos.
This Game Of Thrones post is written from the point of view of someone who has not read the books the series is based on. As such, spoilers are strictly forbidden. Any spoilers in comments will be deleted on sight. If you see spoilers, please mark…
I am presently entertaining the notion of reconnecting with my ex-boyfriend. This would technically be reunion number three, after two previous attempts to navigate my anorexia, his fishing addiction, and our collective and respective…
Teaching English in Korea has a lot of perks. But the best one might just be getting awesome drawings like these on your birthday.
Elections to the European Parliament are coming up. But which UK political party should you vote for?
He compares the lack of a parent of one gender in a same-sex couple with children to "losing mom or dad in a car accident."
The group handed out leaflets and bibles before leaving.
Don't tell us you've never wondered what's actually going on in the intro title sequence to Game of Thrones!
From Observing the Crowd: Photographs by Bob Collins, now on at the Museum of London.
With the technology we have today, you'd think we would have our priorities in order. Inspired by this.
E uma maraca. E um pandeiro. E uma passista de escola de samba.
Because everyone already knows about the Statue of Liberty. It's time to dig a little deeper.
How can you possibly be wasted after two cocktails?
In which our writer eloquently expounds on how the beloved hot sauce "makes everything taste like the same bad thing".
19 provas de que as primeiras propagandas da Polishop vendiam os produtos mais inacreditáveis do mundo
Mas, afinal, as facas Ginsu cortavam ou não as meias Vivarina?
As it turns out, the “clean eating” movement is not just for humans.
Karen Handel's surge in advance of Tuesday's GOP primary has stunned some Republicans in the state. "I have been underestimated my whole life," Handel says.
The former Times top editor is giving the commencement speech at Wake Forest University today.
The album features a duet with country singer Kix Brooks, formerly of Brooks and Dunn called Can't Take the Swamp Outta the Man.
Starting this fall, TV will look more like life — with more actors of color leading casts than ever before.
"I think you quite like coming here actually."
Featuring blushing, yawning, hiccups, and blue skies.
Who knew he had green fingers? Cumberbatch is full of surprises.
I dare you to stay still. BuzzFeed premieres the Genie's showstopper, plus a new Aladdin and Jasmine duet, "A Million Miles Away," from the Original Broadway Cast Recording of Aladdin.
No importa cuán triste estés, apuesto que no puedes ver esta lista sin sonreír.
Se eu pudesse, provavelmente dormiria o dia todo.
¿Puedes sobrepasar esta publicación sin ser abrumado por lo adorable que es este perro?
The blast occurred in the south of Seoul. No deaths have been reported.
Photographer David Friedman took a stroll through midtown New York with his trusty Game Boy Camera 14 years ago. The result? Retro beauty.
Hosts of the Bonnie & Maude podcast Eleanor Kagan and Kseniya Yarosh recently put together a variety show called "You Are Hair" in an effort to untangle some of hair-related tropes they had noticed in movies and on TV. Female characters, Kagan and… For the show's intro, the two put together a supercut of particularly charged scenes about hair, and we asked them if we could publish it on Brow Beat. Enjoy.
H.R. Giger's original designs for Alien are even more chilling than the film.
Summer is rapidly approaching, which for music lovers can only mean one thing: festival season is nearly here! Check out the weird, wild, wonderful and what?!?!? costumes you've got to compete with this festival season!
Eloy Teruel thought he'd won the seventh stage of the Tour of California.
She's taken a leaf out of Kanye West's book.
And this time she wore it on stage. Good on you, Sarah.
I wanted President Goodluck Jonathan "to get off his butt and stop treating this episode in a perfunctory manner,” Nigeria's leading writer told BuzzFeed.