July 30, 2014
5 Curb-Appeal Before And Afters That'll Knock Your Socks Off
When homeowners are looking for upgrades that will enhance the look of their home from the curb, they target all the obvious stuff: front door, siding, foundation gardens, and whatnot. But the upgrade you forgot: ROOFING. A new roof not only looks great, but also boosts the overall health of your home. Learn more on making the upgrade, including how YOU can win 16,700 sq ft. of Bellaforté Shake Roofing Material from DaVinci Roofscapes (ARV: $25,000) in The Great TOH Giveaway this year! (Enter daily thru 9/2!)
Tom Hiddleston Is Even Charming In Emails, Like The One He Wrote To Joss Whedon · Newswire · The A.V. Club
Already well on his way to cementing his reputation as the most charming human being to ever walk the face of the earth, it turns out Tom Hiddleston is also a very talented writer of emails. A new Joss Whedon biography reveals the correspondence…
Selena Gomez ‘Embarrassed’ For Justin Bieber Over Orlando Bloom Fight
Justin Bieber, 20, and Orlando Bloom, 37, got into a bit of a scuffle on July 29, allegedly over their former loves, Selena Gomez, 22, and Miranda Kerr, 31, respectively. Orlando even threw a punch, according to an eyewitness at TMZ! Well, Selena…
5 Famous Modern Events You Won't Believe Happened Before
For all the bemoaning your grandparents do about the end of the "good old days," you'd assume that the world has pretty much gone to shit over the course of a single generation. Well, you can rest assured that many of the "modern" problems we deal…
Is Snapchat Worth $10 Billion?
According to reports, that's what a group of investors, including Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, are valuing the disappearing photo app company in funding talks. Snapchat, which has already raised $100 million in venture capital, turned down a $3 billion buyout offer from Facebook last year, a decision many observers mocked at the time.
Five TV Characters We Wish We Could Spend More Time With
Bonding with a character on a television show is what makes the show great. With thousands of characters throughout the history of television, it’s a shame when one has to go. Be it through an untimely death on the show or a cancelled season, it’s always sad when your favorite character is no longer around. We’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite television characters who we no longer are able to share new adventures. Fortunately, we always have Netflix and reruns!
Activists Stage Capitol Hill Sit-In Demanding LGBT Inclusion In Immigration Reform
The group of six activists say they won't leave the offices of the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus on Capitol Hill until it issues a statement urging President Obama to include LGBT people in potential action on immigration. Update: Activists have ended the sit-in, saying they have reached an agreement with the Equality Caucus.
All 30 Mario Kart 8 Characters, Reviewed · For Our Consideration · The A.V. Club
1. Mario I saw a therapist in college who once described love to me as “unconditional acceptance.” It was an inadequate but useful simplification. In the Nintendo realm, Mario is unconditional acceptance, defined by the things he won’t do: He’ll…
The 10 Most Lesbian Moments Of The 90s
To celebrate her upcoming Edinburgh show, Nineties Woman, comedian and writer Rosie Wilby talked to Dattch.com about the most lesbian things that happened in the 90s. Let's all put on some denim, feather our hair and get out our Dr Martens to celebrate this formative decade.
A Glasgow Hostel Owner And Guest Got Into An Epic Argument On Facebook And Now It's Gone Viral
When Louise Taylor complained about the state of Blue Sky Hostel in Glasgow, she didn't expect the conversation to go viral. But after some angry responses from the owner and 700 comments later, it became a minor internet sensation.
Check Out The 24 Custom Jumpsuits Andre 3000 Has Worn So Far This Summer On Outkast Tour
We are now halfway through the 20th Anniversary Global Outkast Tour of 2014. A true Storyteller, Andre 3000 has visually conveyed messages at each show through a non-traditional medium: the custom jumpsuit. I felt it necessary to corral examples of his recent fashion choices in a central place, and here they are, as they’ve appeared chronologically on the tour. NOTE: He did not wear a jumpsuit during the very first show at weekend one of Coachella.
Much Like Its Heroine, Kill Bill: The Whole Bloody Affair Refuses To Die · Newswire · The A.V. Club
Considering that Quentin Tarantino says that he originally envisioned the Kill Bill movies as one nearly four-hour epic, it’s surprising that Kill Bill: The Whole Bloody Affair hasn’t gotten more play. (An extended cut featuring several changes…
Major League Baseball Embroiled In Explosive Legal War Over TV Deals (Exclusive)
On the verge of retirement, Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig probably doesn't want baseball fans to read this story. In fact, he's threatened to "impose the strongest sanctions available" on two team owners for what's about to be…
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Poster Has Totally Tubular 9/11 Connection · Newswire · The A.V. Club
In what is just the latest in a long line of unfortunate imagery to be associated with the Michael Bay-produced Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Paramount has acted quickly to remove a movie poster that had the Turtles leaping from an exploding…