July 9, 2014
Pornhub Asks Users To Stop Posting Videos Of Germany Fucking Brazil · Newswire · The A.V. Club
Appropriately enough for nasty things happening around a cup, Germany’s crushing, 7-1 defeat of Brazil quickly made its way to Pornhub, prompting the adult site to beg for less for the first time in porn history. Highlight clips from yesterday’s…
Robin Thicke Managed To Sell 530 Copies Of His New Album In The UK · Newswire · The A.V. Club
Continuing a thorough public humiliation of the sort that would make for a catchy club anthem, Robin Thicke’s latest album, Paula—or as it’s soon to be known in some circles, “Exhibit A”—sold a mere 530 copies in its first week in the UK. While…
One Of The Most Acclaimed Films Of All Time Is A Mystery Without A Resolution · Watch This · The A.V. Club
Every day, Watch This offers staff recommendations inspired by a new movie coming out that week. This week: Richard Linklater’s Boyhood, which chronicles its star’s literal growth from grade-schooler to college student, has us thinking back on other…
There Are Seinfeld Emojis Now, Not That There’s Anything Wrong With That · Newswire · The A.V. Club
Fans of the Seinfeld2000 Twitter account and Seinfeld in general will soon have a whole set of Emoji to call their very own. Created by Seinfeld2000 mastermind Jason Richards and designer Kevin McCauley, the 42 cartoonish drawings of Jerry, Elaine,…
How One Hedge Fund's Cupcake Addiction Could Have Cost It As Much As A Million Dollars
Cannell Capital in April doubled its stake in Crumb Bake Shop to more than a million shares, despite nearly all signs pointing to the company's ultimate demise. Earlier this week, the cupcake giant said it was closing all of its stores and going out of business.
How Two Elephants Are Bringing Hope To Elephants Worldwide
Rosie and Opal aren't just retired circus elephants: They're beacons of hope for their endangered species. Hope Elephants, located in aptly named Hope, Maine, is a nonprofit sanctuary devoted to the well-being and conservation of elephants worldwide.
Almost Half Of Colleges Surveyed Do Not Investigate Rape, Report Says
Student activists said they are saddened but not surprised at the findings in the report released Wednesday by Sen. Claire McCaskill. “McCaskill’s survey gives us the data to support what we know anecdotally: Schools aren’t handling sexual assault well.”
Prostitute Accused Of Killing Google Executive With Heroin Injection Being Investigated For Another Heroin Death
The 26-year-old woman was arrested in Santa Cruz, Calif., and charged with manslaughter in the 2013 death of a Google executive. UPDATE: The woman is now being investigated for involvement in another possible heroin death.
George R.R. Martin Says Fuck You To Fans Who Say He’ll Die Before Completing The Series · Newswire · The A.V. Club
George R.R. Martin continues to crank out words at a feverish pace on why he isn’t cranking out words at a feverish pace, and every time he does, someone floats the same morbid hypothetical: What if he dies before he finishes A Song Of Ice And Fire?…
#ThisIsHowIHOP - How Do You?
We asked you to share your IHOP stories and boy did you deliver! Do you like pancakes in the morning, or maybe a healthy meal for lunch or after a long run. At IHOP we have options for every occasion. Here are our favorite submissions so far. Keep Vining though and be sure to tag #ThisIsHowIHOP for a chance to make the list!
Time To Buy Or Time To Sell
As the annual Sun Valley conference hosted by investment bank Allen & Co. gets underway in Idaho this week, the eyes of the media world will be on Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes. After years of spinning off assets and slimming down his company, observers are wondering if Time Warner is a buyer or a seller. Does Bewkes want to buy a company like Discovery or sell to someone like Rupert Murdoch's Fox?
Ugandan Police Arrest Five Amid Government Efforts To Reassure Donor Nations About Anti-LGBT Law
Ugandan Foreign Ministry says new anti-gay law "has been misinterpreted as a piece of legislation intended to punish and discriminate against people of a 'homosexual orientation.'" This post has been updated.
Just Add Glasses: 13 Actors Improbably Cast As Scientists · Inventory · The A.V. Club
1. Mark Wahlberg, Transformers: Age Of Extinction (2014) Cade Yeager has a problem: Nobody can take him seriously. The inventor and self-taught robotics expert has sacrificed his personal life and his family’s financial stability in the pursuit of…
TV CONFIDENTIAL Archives: Show No. 237: Remembering Stanford Whitmore, Jimmy Johnson and Ruby Dee
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David Letterman Walks Out On Joan Rivers Interview (Video)
David Letterman has given Joan Rivers a taste of her own medicine. Letterman (in jest) walked out during the middle of his The Late Show interview with Rivers Tuesday, just days after she abruptly left a CNN interview. PHOTOS Hollywood's 100 Favorite Films
The Weinsteins Pass On Clerks 3, Kevin Smith To Podcast About It, Probably · Newswire · The A.V. Club
Sad news for stoned man-children in hockey jerseys: Kevin Smith says that The Weinstein Company has passed on Clerks 3. The Weinsteins own the rights to the franchise, and have rights of first refusal on any sequels. Smith told Screen Daily…