July 1, 2014
Robin Thicke Assaulted By Twitter Users Who Knew He Wanted It · Newswire · The A.V. Club
Never one to believe that some things shouldn’t be made embarrassingly public, Robin Thicke promoted his new stalker musical Paula by opening himself up to a live Twitter Q&A. “Have a burning question for @robinthicke? Submit your ?s for tomorrow’s…
Cute Animals Predict The Future Of Religion-Driven Healthcare
This week, the Supreme Court ruled that businesses could refuse coverage for contraception based on the employer's religious beliefs. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg wrote the dissent, which offered a view on what other coverage could be restricted based on other religions. Here is a glimpse into that horrible future, made more palatable by cute animals.
MRAs Aren't Just Terrorizing Women -- They're Hurting Men, Too
The very first International Conference on Men’s Issues happened over the weekend, in the unlikely surroundings of a VFW Lodge in Detroit. The thought of a bunch of men’s rights activists converging to swap stories of how good women have it these…
Robin Williams Checks Into Rehab For Long-Term Sobriety
Robin Williams has been open in the past about his issues with drugs and alcohol. He quit cocaine in the early 1980s, then returned to rehab in 2006 after a relapse with alcohol. Now he has checked into the Hazelden Addiction Treatment Center in…
Better Call Saul Will Exist Outside Of Death And Linear Time · Newswire · The A.V. Club
While most of the attention of the last 24 hours has been focused on Community, let us not forget we’re also getting more of another Sony show that ended before the Internet was ready. Better Call Saul is set to debut the first of its two promised…
Travel Channel Pulls Adam Richman’s New Show After He Says Terrible Things On Instagram · Newswire · The A.V. Club
Somebody feed Adam Richman a 20-pound cheeseburger already, because he seems to have a bad case of the hangries. The popular Travel Channel host—best known for his show Man Vs. Food, where he would eat things with enough calories to sustain an…
10 Surprising Facts About 10 Pet Shop Boys Singles
29 years ago today, Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe – the synthpop duo better known as Pet Shop Boys – released their first single on Parlophone Records, “Opportunities (Let’s Make Lots of Money).” In celebration of this momentous anniversary, take a look and a listen back at this song and nine other classic singles from the PSB discography and, in the process, perhaps learn a few Pet Shop Boys facts that you might not have known before.
VIDEO] Argentina Vs. Switzerland World Cup Live Stream — Watch Match Online
The first step in that process comes today against Switzerland. The Swiss came in as dark horse contenders to win this whole tournament, a declaration that faded fast when they gave up five unanswered goals to the French on June 20. But they were…
THE BEST AND WORST PARTS OF THE FOURTH OF JULY
The Fourth Of July is this Friday, and to honor that we decided to share with you the best (and worst) parts of the Fourth Of July. Fireworks and excessive Patriotism are in store for you. You have been warned. ‘Murica. Originally posted on Literally, Darling
Video] NBC News Airs 'Harry Potter: The Making Of Diagon Alley' Primetime Special
Jimmy Fallon recently hosted The Tonight Show from the Universal Orlando Resort, and now NBC News has taken a trip to the theme park to celebrate the opening of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter: Diagon Alley. PHOTOS Hollywood's 100 Favorite Films
For Max Silvestri, Hating “Bulls On Parade” Recalls A Painful Adolescence · HateSong · The A.V. Club
The hater: Max Silvestri is an ace stand-up comic who just released his first album, the very funny King Piglet. He’s also opened for Aziz Ansari and hosted the popular Big Terrific show in New York. He’s co-starring in a new food show with chef…
Top 11 Post-Grad Struggles
Yep, we've all been there. You've just graduated from college and stepped into the real world ... so what's next? Well, that rude neighbor Mr. Reality is knocking at the door and he's mighty persistent about entering uncharted territory (a.k.a. the job market.) Yikes! Here's our take on the post-grad life—for better and worse.
32 Science Fiction, Fantasy And Similar Books To Dive Into This July
It's hard to believe that the year's half over already. The onslaught of books continues, with 33 exciting looking science fiction, fantasy, steampunk, space novels to keep your bookshelves full this month, just in time for vacation.
DC Expands Batman's World With 'Gotham Academy,' 'Arkham Manor' Series
In advance of Gotham’s debut on television this fall, DC Entertainment is doubling down on the grim metropolis with the announcement of two new Batman spinoff comic books offering alternate takes on the concepts central to the television show.
Here’s A Guy Finishing Fallout 3 In Under 24 Minutes, A World Record · Newswire · The A.V. Club
Hot on the heels of last week’s Super Mario Bros. speedrun, an obsessive player has broken the fastest-finish record on another iconic game, Fallout 3. (And like that Mario run, this achievement came to our attention thanks to Kotaku’s Patricia…
22 Incredibly Hypnotizing GIFs You Can Watch Again And Again And Again
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Jenelle Evans Baby Born — Nathan Griffith & ‘Teen Mom’ Welcome Baby Kaiser
Teen Mom 2 star Jenelle Evans and her boyfriend Nathan Griffith have finally welcomed their first child together. Kaiser Griffith was born on June 30 and we’re sure he was welcomed with nothing but love from his big brother, Jenelle’s first son,…
'Do The Right Thing's' 25th Anniversary: What The Hell Happened To Spike Lee?
Over consecutive Sundays, one in Manhattan and one in Brooklyn, New York filmgoers had the opportunity to contemplate two very different Spike Lees. Last night, the filmmaker (and several members of his cast and crew) gathered at the closing night…