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August 22, 2014

Unions Split, Take Sides After Ferguson

While the progressive movement rallies around Michael Brown, some service unions and police unions are dividing.

Demolition Of New York's Famous Five Points Graffiti Mecca Is Happening Now

Crew looks to be readying itself to work overnight.

The Last Words of 11 People Killed By Police

Eleven lives that were cut short for no good reason.

Ferguson's Angry Young Men

Dismissed as “agitators” and “fools,” Ferguson's young protesters are actually ordinary young black men — and some women — who are leaderless but united by anger. And some don’t think the old civil rights guard achieved much: "I feel in my heart they failed us."

7 Ways "If I Stay" Is Upsetting For All The Wrong Reasons

The new YA adaptation starring Chloë Grace Moretz may ruin you, but not in the way the filmmakers intended. Warning: SPOILERS AHEAD!

How The TV Version Of "Clueless" Ruined Everything

Translating Cher's world to network TV? As if.

No, A Missouri Bar Did Not Advertise A "Mike Brown Special"

The owner of The Lounge on Main in St. Charles, Mo., told BuzzFeed that the customer responsible for the sign was thrown out and has been banned for life.

22 Parents Who Are Still Getting The Hang Of This Emoticon Thing

That eggplant doesn't mean what you think it means, Mom.

30 fotos que te harán decir "Awww"

Está científicamente comprobado que al menos una de estas fotos te hará sonreir. ¡Quizás hasta dos de ellas!

Remember That One Time Jewel And Beyoncé Did A Duet?

Let's go back to 2003, when the folksy yodeler and Queen B teamed up for a performance of Tina Turner's "Proud Mary."

Discontinued Sodas Taste Test

Some sodas were never meant to be tasted again. Oops.

Instead Of Ice, Orlando Jones Poured Bullets On His Head To Raise Awareness For What's Happening In Ferguson

He's spreading awareness about a deadly "disease," but it's probably not the disease you're thinking of.

"Shake It Off" Vine Parody

Be very careful what music is playing when you are baking chicken!!! #ShakeandBake #ShakeItOff @TaylorSwift

Watch The First Trailer For Lifetime's Brittany Murphy Biopic

Exclusive: Brittany Murphy's rise to fame and tragic death is brought to life in The Brittany Murphy Story, airing Sept. 6. Ashton Kutcher cameo included!

AIDS Healthcare Foundation Launches Ad Campaign Against PrEP

The organization will run advertisements with information from studies about adherence to pill's daily regimen in several publications within the next week.

Civil Rights Groups Sue U.S. Over Deportations Of Mothers And Children Who Fled Violence

The suit alleges the women and children were victims of violence, death threats, rape, and persecution in Central America and should not have been subject to expedited deportation.

Heat Wave Woes Told Through Gifs

When "It's Hot" doesn't even begin to describe the temperature outside...

Where Has Jennifer Aniston Been?

People of the 90s, WHERE IS OUR STAR?

25 cosas que únicamente las personas a las que les gusta estar a solas entenderán

Tu persona favorita para pasar el rato eres tú, ¿correcto?

GoFundMe Page For Darren Wilson Replaced By Tax-Deductible Charity

Donations go to Shield of Hope, a 501c3. The charity shares the same address as a police union in St. Louis.

26 bébés qui découvrent des choses pour la première fois

Moi aussi, j'aimerais goûter du chocolat pour la première fois.

Day In The Life: A Man Vs A Woman

It's not easy being a girl... or a guy for that matter. Some differences might not be what you think.

This Short Video Of A Howling Husky Puppy Will Melt Your Heart

His howl is the single greatest noise you'll hear all week.

20 Books To Re-Read In Your 20s

As we grow older, our life experiences change our perspective on many things. From the foods we like, music we listen to and books we read, our 20s are all about finding out new sides of ourselves. This week for our Twenty-Something Tuesday, we ask you to take a walk down memory lane with us and re-read some school-assigned novels, classic favorites, and maybe even some books you thought you hated.

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18 Nombres de marcas de comida que no fueron muy bien pensados

¿A quién se le ocurrió crear comida de marca "puto"?

Las 101 mejores rutinas de baile de películas de los últimos 35 años

"Dios no te habría dado maracas si no hubiese querido que las agitaras".

What Will You Be Famous For?

Your 15 minutes are coming.

True Facts About Marsupials

Warning: Don't watch this while eating.

After Taking Control Of JDate's Parent Company, Activist Hedge Fund Sets Sights On Rosetta Stone

Osmium Partners, which just unseated the CEO and took control of the board of Spark Networks, the parent company of JDate.com and ChristianMingle.com, now holds a 10% stake in Rosetta Stone.

18 Reasons Why Rats Are The Most Underrated Pet

They're like pocket-sized puppies!

22 Cats Who Went Too Far With Their "If I Fits, I Sits" Motto

Sometimes where you fits, you get stucks.

This Former Ex-Gay Minister Explains Why He Became A LGBT Advocate, And How

Twenty-five years after first struggling with his own sexuality and becoming involved in the ex-gay movement, Tim Rymel is an out gay man who advocates against the practice of conversion therapy by telling his story.

If White Characters Were Described Like People Of Color In Literature

Welcome to the mocha-chocolate-coffee-bean-exotic-butterscotch-caramel-cinnamon-cafe-au-lait side of town.

The 14 Greatest Generic Versions Of Classic TV Shows

Face it, if you could buy an off-brand version of Breaking Bad or Friends at the pharmacy, you totally would.

12 Instagrams de famosos que tal vez te perdiste esta semana

La mayoría de celebridades hicieron el Ice Bucket Challenge.

4 Books To Pick Up Before Labor Day

There’s a three-day weekend coming and we understand if you haven’t quite finished up all of your summer reads just yet. Before fall arrives, hang on to the last few days of summery temperatures by enjoying these hot books over the holiday.

27 señales de que eres un tanto acumulador

Se supone que esta taza de té usada está en una antigua guía telefónica. Allí es donde vive.

19 Amazingly Useful Products You Never Knew Existed

Get them all. Make your life simple.

36 Secrets Women Want You To Know About Sex

Take note, people! BuzzFeed asked 16 women what they wish their partners knew, and we got answers.

17 pubs qui ont bercé notre jeunesse

Et la marmotte, elle met le chocolat où ?

Conservative Filmmaker Dinesh D'Souza Compares "What's Going On In Ferguson" To ISIS

"You have these people who basically believe that to correct a perceived injustice, it's perfectly okay to inflict all types of new injustices."

Chris Evans Teaches Us How To Properly Do The Ice Bucket Challenge

Too bad he didn't wear the Captain America uniform, though.

Which Greek God Are You?

May the gods be forever in your favor.

Obama Administration: American Journalist's Execution Is "Attack On Our Country"

James Foley's execution was "absolutely" a terrorist attack, Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes says.

Washington Post Editorials Will No Longer Use The Word "Redskins" When Referring To The NFL Team

"Every time the R-word is used, something disrespectful is happening."

Democratic Congressman: Ferguson "Resembled Tiananmen Square"

"Most people saw the image of high-powered military equipment moving down the streets of an American city over the past few days and it looked more like Fallujah than Ferguson."

Estos 12 instrumentos médicos antiguos te provocarán pesadillas

En caso de que ir al médico no fuera ya lo suficientemente aterrorizante.

Gaza Mortar Kills 4-Year-Old Israeli Boy

This is the fourth civilian death in Israel since the conflict resumed in July.

This Latina Mom Is All Of Us Who Don't Have Time For The Ice Bucket Challenge

"I'm the one who's going to get sick. Bronchitis, pneumonia, asthma and everything, who's going to pay me for throwing a bucket of ice water on my head? Ice water? Ice water? Why does it have to be ice water?

11 alimentos que podem ser a fonte da juventude

Bem mais barato do que cirurgia plástica.

Mariah Carey And Nick Cannon Are Really Over

After Nick Cannon confirms split, Mariah allegedly issues gag order.

The 19 Most Awkward Moments In The History Of Kissing

Note to every person: never kiss. Ever.

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14 Celebrity Friendships You Didn't Know About Until The Ice Bucket Challenge

Because apart from seeing your fave celeb ~shirtless in water,~ finding out who they nominated is the greatest part.

Esta es la reacción más honesta al #IceBucketChallenge

Esta mujer dijo lo que nadie más quiso admitir.

What Should You Write Today?

Because writer's block is the worst.

Everything You Need To Know About Anne Hathaway's New Instagram Account

There's not much to know...yet...but...get ready.

11 Things College Students Are Sick Of Hearing On The First Day Of Class

There's free food in the student union, make this syllabus overview quick.

If Guy BFFs Acted Like Girl BFFs

I'm obsessed with you.

5 Adorable Pit Bulls Who Are Changing Minds

Pit Bulls make great service and therapy dogs, too!

11 GIFs innecesariamente censurados de Nickelodeon de los noventas que arruinarán tu infancia

Si tu infancia no estaba ya arruinada, esto definitivamente lo hará. Probablemente no es apto para verlo en el trabajo.

What Should You Name Your Butt?

Make dat azz quake!

Here's An Insanely Easy Way To Customize Your Ikea Furniture

You don't need power tools or DIY skills to use these specially-cut decals.

The 56 Most Underrated Moments In Beyoncé Music Video History

Duh, "Singles Ladies" was life-changing, but what about that champagne glass bubble bath though?

The Buffyverse Characters In Their First Episode Vs. Their Last Episode

All your favorite slayers, vampires, witches, and everyone else.

12 Celebrity #TBT Photos You May Have Missed This Week

Victoria and David Beckham at the 2003 MTV Movie Awards kicks off this week's #ThrowbackThursday roundup.

Wedding Photos That Prove Two Brides Are Better Than One

Double the brides, double the love.

21 Things That No Longer Bother You After Having Kids

The old you would never believe it.

Hamas Militants Publicly Execute At Least 18 Palestinians Suspected Of Being Spies For Israel

The Palestinians were executed by masked gunmen in Gaza on Friday.

23 Very Real Struggles All '00s High Schoolers Will Never Forget

Add me on AIM but don't tell me how to f33l.

15 Fantastic Etsy Gifts For Your College Dorm

Must-haves for successful learning.

12 Facts About The War Of 1812, As Told By Doctor Who

Hop on board the TARDIS and journey back 200 years, to a strange time when British troops thought nothing of occasionally burning down the White House. Enjoy as everyone's favourite Time Lord presents this and other facts that you possibly didn't know about the War of 1812!

18 preguntas que las chicas sudorosas están cansadas de escuchar

Sí, estoy chorreando sudor. Pásame un mini ventilador o quítate de allí.

21 Signs You're A Beer Aficionado

"Snob" is such an ugly word.

Quem você é no rodízio de pizza?

Guarda um espacinho no estômago que mais tarde vem a pizza doce... rs. Baseado em ideia de @ricapancita.

These 10 Explosions Done In The Name Of Science Will Blow Your Mind

Blowing things up…now in gorgeous slow mo!

Pentagon Throws Cold Water On Perry Claim ISIS Terrorists Could Have Crossed Into The U.S.

"I've seen no indication that they are coming across the border with Mexico."

Our 9 Favorite Feature Stories This Week: A Hermit, The Science Guy, And A Murder On The Mosquito Coast

This week for BuzzReads, Tim Stelloh and Freda Moon investigate a real estate deal gone very wrong on the isolated coast of Nicaragua. Read that and these other great stories.

The Hidden Heroes Of Liberia's Ebola Crisis

Nobody asked Jonathan Enders to turn his school's kitchen into a cafeteria for Ebola's first responders. It simply needed to be done.

Here's Who Should Win At Tonight's VMAs, According To Twitter

If the South gets its way, Beyoncé will take home the big one.

Benedict Cumberbatch Has Made The Most Important Ice Bucket Challenge Video Of All

NOT ONCE, NOT TWICE, BUT FIVE TIMES. In the shower, while wearing a suit, on a motorcycle. This is just WAY too much.

Government Agencies, Emergency Responders Migrate To PowerMTA

Disaster management planning requires quick and efficient digital transmission of sensitive data.

Ce que vous pensez voir quand vous êtes bourré vs. la réalité

Boire = voyager dans un univers parallèle.

BBC Radio 1 Hires Leading UK YouTube Stars In A Battle To Stay Young And Relevant

Keen to counteract the fall in young listeners, the BBC is turning to some of the country's most popular YouTubers to add some digital sparkle.

Oh, Just Tom Hardy Photobombing A Bridal Party As Bane

Now is not the time to cut the cake. That comes later.

Everything You Need To Know About Troye Sivan

Meet the YouTube sensation on the cusp of IRL stardom.

How Kids In College Imagine Their Thirties

BuzzFeed's 20-year-old interns envision life 10 years down the road. The future holds a good amount of quinoa.

This Is How Ducks Have Sex And It's Pretty Incredible

Corkscrew genitalia for everyone! And penis spines. There are always penis spines.

This Dillon Francis Song Is Perfect If You Just Can't Take It Anymore

Zone all the way out to the L.A.-based producer's colossal new track, "I Can't Take It."

27 conflictos que solamente las mamás primerizas comprenden

¡Disfruta cada segundo! O no lo hagas.

Germany Is Basically A Grimm Fairy Tale

Germany is the home of many of the "original" fairy tales. It seems only fair, then, that the country look like a fairytale as well.

27 Salted Caramel Desserts That Will Make Everything Better

So, this has been A Week, huh? Tell caramel alllll about it.

Iraqi Militants Kill At Least 46 People In Attack On Sunni Mosque

A suicide bomber and gunmen attacked worshippers during Friday prayers.

Alistair Darling Is The First British Politician To Take The Ice Bucket Challenge

The man leading the government's campaign against an independent Scotland was responding to a challenge by James McAvoy.

24 señales de que tu mascota realmente es tu mejor amigo

Seamos honestos: ¿quién EN REALIDAD siempre está allí para ti?

Deaf Students At A Camp Perform "Happy"...And It's Glorious

In only it's second year, the Deaf Film Camp students and staff put together the ALS version of Pharrell William's monstrous hit "Happy". Check it out below.

17 tatuagens de bom gosto e impactantes para virginianos

Como um perfeccionista, você sabe que sua tinta tem que ser cuidadosa e perfeita.

18 Moments That Proved "Parks And Recreation" Is The Best Comedy On TV.

"Jingle bells, jingle yay, jingle good for you!"

14 Books You Will Never Believe Are Banned Abroad

Looks like the US is not the only one fond of red tape...

It's Getting Weird.

Is he still staring at me?

What Do We Really Know About The Britons Fighting For ISIS?

The murder of James Foley has brought the issue of young Britons traveling to the Middle East to join ISIS to the forefront of media attention. What's the truth about the extent of the problem?

Is He Still Staring At Me?

He's making it weird.

Ugandan Army Takes Over Beauty Pageant

War can be beautiful, right? In a fairly unprecedented move, the Ugandan army is planning to take over the nation's Miss Uganda beauty contest to attract young people to...the agricultural sector?

22 Funny Beer Names You Don't Have To Be Drunk To Enjoy

Alcohol! The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.

Why Moving Offices Can Be The Worst

I'll be the first to say that I don't like change and moving offices can be a huge change... Here's 5 of the many reasons that moving offices can suck.

13 stars françaises qui ont participé au « Ice Bucket Challenge »

La France aussi se mouille pour la bonne cause.

21 Photos That Prove Every Guy You Know Is Wearing The Same Thing

A J.Crew shirt with its own Instagram account. How 21st century.

Los gatos en Instagram versus los gatos en la realidad

Algunas cosas ningún filtro las puede arreglar.

25 Stories Of Panic Attacks And Living With Anxiety

If you struggle with panic and anxiety, you're not alone.

14 Catastrophes That Still Haven't Happened On "Grey's Anatomy"

Car crashes, plane crashes, bombs and gunmen. But on the bright side, Seattle hasn't been destroyed by a sea monster. Yet.

We Tried (And Struggled) To Find Voters In The UK's Worst Election

At one point a candidate for the post of West Midlands police and crime commissioner was speaking to a woman with a spliff in her mouth.

35 impresionantes maneras de darle nueva vida a los muebles viejos

Ya sea que estés iniciando con algo encontrado en la tienda de artículos usados o algo que has tenido tirado durante años, las posibilidades para una transformación no tienen límites.

You Can Now Visit A Crashed "Doctor Who" TARDIS On Parliament Square

It's a clever promotional stunt ahead of the new Doctor Who series tomorrow.

Russian Military Firing On Ukrainian Forces, NATO Says

According to reports, Russian artillery units are firing at the Ukrainian military. Also, a Russian convoy delivering aid to eastern Ukraine crossed the border into the region without permission.

This Alternate "Blade Runner" Poster Art Is Unreal

Hand-painted posters by legendary artist John Alvin.

31 Terrifying Legends About Cursed Films

Read these at your peril.

17 délicieux encas à base d'avocat

La vie est trop courte pour se contenter de citron et de vinaigrette.

23 Incomparable Joys Of Growing Up In Chennai

Home is where namma Madras is.

After A Third Peaceful Night In Ferguson, A New Chapter May Be Unfolding

Law enforcement began dialing back significantly Thursday, but long-standing anger in the community remains.

Meet The Gay Scottish Teenager Who Took On The Westboro Baptist Church With The Power Of Song

“The anger and dismay gave me the idea to parody a parody."

The Best Of The Richard Keys "Banter" Meme On Vine

"It was just banter," – the phrase that launched a thousand six-second parody clips.

22 célébrités qui ont un talent caché

Accordéon, lancer de couteaux ou encore jiu-jitsu...

14 Things That Would've Gone Very Differently If "Friends" Had Been Set In India

They choose a coffee shop based on whether it has free Wi-Fi. Sorry, Central Perk. H/T Romedy Now.

Les 30 animaux les plus mignons de la semaine

Un peu de douceur dans ce monde de brutes pour bien attaquer le week-end.

How to Stop Procrastinating

I typed up the title. That should be enough for today...I'm out.

The Stages Of Playing Crash Bandicoot

For all you Crash Bandicoot fans, you know these feelings all too well.

Watch This Unusual Video North Korea Released Of A Rocket Launch

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un points at the rocket launch while triumphant military music plays in the background.

Murder And Manifest Destiny On The Mosquito Coast

Fifteen years ago, a mysterious Greek entrepreneur bought and resold a series of tiny islands off the coast of Nicaragua, setting off a bizarre and tragic chain of events that included a reality-TV sensation and allegations of an insidious murder plot. The ensuing chaos brought to light a centuries-old question: Who does land really belong to?

Israel's Prime Minister Deletes Controversial Tweet That Twitter Appeared To Censor

The tweet included an image from a very graphic video of an alleged ISIS fighter beheading an American. Soon after, the account deleted the tweet.

Minority Children Will Be The Majority In U.S. Schools This Fall

The enrollment tipping point is a harbinger of a broader trend in America; the U.S. Census predicts whites will no longer be the majority by 2043.

This Aussie Guy's Commentary On Ice Bucket Challenge Fails Is Hilarious

"He could not have fucked that up any better."

19 Customers Every McDonald's Employee Has Encountered

If you work here, you know the struggle.

American Organizations Sought Thousands Off Unsubstantiated Story Of Stoning Of LGBT Ugandans

American groups sent out a fundraising appeal over the weekend claiming LGBT people had been stoned to death. But Ugandan activists say there is no evidence that ever happened.

A Year Later, "Nothing" Has Changed Since Transgender Woman Islan Nettles Was Killed

"You'd like to think that it's improving, but we've just had our worst recorded month of murder in the history of the transgender movement."

Anti-Transgender Wikipedia Edits Appear To Originate On Capitol Hill

"It's chilling to think that this dangerous misinformation about transgender Americans could be coming from our nation's Capitol."

Can We Guess Your Male Celebrity Crush?

We know who you're really thirsty for.

Los 20s explicados con perritos

Porque es una etapa llena de confusiones que a veces no la entendemos ni en español, ni en inglés, ni en chino, nos encontramos con la necesidad de expresarlo con gifs de perritos.

Cool Cats Having The Purr-Fect Summer

Cats may not be know as man's best friend, but they are summer's best friend.

Because Dogs In Tuxedos

Why? Might as well ask why pizza bagels pair so well with red wine. .

John Lithgow And Alfred Molina Are The Cutest, Saddest Couple In One Of The Year's Best Films

The veteran actors are heartbreaking and wonderful as a long-term pair struggling to find a new home in New York in Love Is Strange.

How TV's Most Popular Vampires Have Changed Over The Years

The characters are immortal. The actors, not so much.

Water Conserving Ice Bucket Challenge

My boyfriend was challenged yesterday by his cousin. He used the pool water behind him and has a confirmation email to show he donated. He's not challenging anyone, just asking others to donate!!

What Happens When You Play A Nicki Minaj Song To A Taylor Swift Video

The alternate version of Anaconda that you needed to feel pure again.

15 Things No One Wants To Hear Men Complain About

Because women don't care about your "latex allergy."

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