July 31, 2014
"Selfies" Bad Luck For Black Cats
Hundreds of black cats are being abandoned by their owners because they don't look good in SELFIES! … Black cats are often the last to be adopted and the first to be euthanized in animal shelters, because cats with attractive markings and colors are more popular. Purrsonally black cats are my favorite and Cole takes pawsome "selfies" !!
Ruth Bader Ginsburg: "I Had To Be Told By My Law Clerks, What's This Notorious."
Katie Couric talked to Ruth Bader Ginsburg about the Hobby Lobby Supreme Court decision, the likelihood that she'll stick around past Obama's term (thus putting her spot up for potential Republican replacement), her judicial argument with Roe v.… The absolute best part, though, is when Couric tells Ginsburg that her Hobby Lobby opinion made her "a bit of a…
Borrowing Advantage Of Big Banks Declines Along With Investor Belief In Government Bailout Support
A new study by the Government Accountability Office said that large banks were able to borrow money for less during the financial crisis because investors thought the government would support them, but that the funding advantage "may have declined or reversed."
Last Century’s Batman Films Now Look Like Blockbusters From Another Dimension · Run The Series · The A.V. Club
There’s a very funny scene from this summer’s Neighbors in which Seth Rogen asks Zac Efron who he pictures when he thinks of Batman. “Christian Bale,” Efron replies without hesitation, referring to the deadly serious English movie star who portrayed…
How Taxidermy Found A Hilarious And Horrifying Second Life On The Internet
Denounced by politicians. Slammed by PETA. Embraced by hipsters. The Victorian art of stuffing animals has been rediscovered by a new breed of animal lover. It's a hobby that can see its devotees receive death threats and even land in jail.
Here’s A Chart That Lays Out Every Doctor’s Lifespan On Doctor Who · Great Job, Internet! · The A.V. Club
Ever confused by all that wibbly-wobbly, timey-wimey stuff, we humans are left with our simplistic questions: How long has the Doctor lived? But now a U.K. man named Paul Smith—who has established an imprint called Wonderful Books, solely for the…
Police Investigating Stabbing Of Transgender Teen On Washington D.C. Metro Train
A 15-year-old transgender teenager was stabbed, but did not suffer life-threatening injuries, Metro Transit Police told BuzzFeed. Authorities are investigating to determine whether it was a hate crime. Update: A suspect has been charged in connection with the attack.
Game Of Thrones Actress Reacts To Being Recast By Looking For Other Princess Work · Newswire · The A.V. Club
The Game Of Thrones producers released a lot of new casting information at last weekend’s Comic-Con, mostly revolving around the inhabitants of Dorne, home of fan-favorite helmet-safety-promoter Oberyn Martell. But the producers also slipped in a…