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Sanborn Fined Over Iraq Map Outsourcing

The U.S. Department of Justice today announced that the Sanborn Map Company has been fined $2.1 million over false contract claims it submitted with regards to its Army Corps of Engineers contracts in Iraq. According to the DOJ, Sanborn was …

French President’s State Dinner Upset By Affair

French President Francois Hollande has famously been in the tabloids in recent weeks following the news that he left his longtime live-in girlfriend and unofficial first lady, Valerie Trierweiler, for a French actress, and now the news is causing some …

More HTC Nexus 10 Rumors Surface More HTC Nexus 10 Rumors Surface

Apple and Samsung still dominate the tablet segment, but Google has managed to maintain a foothold in the industry in recent years through its Nexus tablet line. Through multiple iterations now Google has stuck with Asus as the manufacturer for …

Miley Cyrus Doesn’t Want Twerking On New Tour

Miley Cyrus doesn’t want to do any more twerking, especially on her upcoming “Bangerz” tour, because she doesn’t want the spotlight to be on the dance that made her infamous. Rather, she wants fans to focus on her singing abilities. …

Chuck Schumer Has Creative Immigration Idea

Last week, John Boehner pretty much shut down any talk in the House of immigration reform until Obama earns the trust of his fellow Republicans. Boehner released his own immigration overhaul principles only a couple of weeks ago, on Jan. …

Pomona Freeway Crash: Drunk Driver Likely To Blame

It is a scenario that is both terrifying and yet sadly common: Lives loss due to the decision of at least one person to drive while under the influence of alcohol or drugs. At about 4:40 am on Sunday morning, …

Microsoft Is Making Its Own Reader App [Rumor] Microsoft Is Making Its Own Reader App [Rumor]
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When it comes to reading eBooks on a Windows device, you really only have two options – Nook or Kindle. Now it looks like Microsoft wants to finally build a reader app to compete with those two options. Gizmodo reports …

Nike Air Yeezy 2 Sells Out In 11 Minutes Thanks To Twitter
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Nike announced a surprise shoe launch on Sunday via Twitter, and lucky followers were able to jump to their official site to snatch up the latest in footwear from Kanye West. So many followers, in fact, that the shoe sold …

The Beatles’ Popularity Before Ed Sullivan Show

Believe it or not, The Beatles were already stars in America before their iconic appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show. On Sunday, we celebrated 50 years since the Beatles punched America in the face with great music. However, their road …

Powerball Jackpot Remains Unclaimed, Now $284 Mill.
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The multi-state lottery jackpot, which is played in 43 states, plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands, is now up to an estimated $284 million prize since there were no winners in Sunday’s drawing, according to Lottery …

Dumb Starbucks: Entrepreneuring Spoof

“I’d like a dumb venti mocha latte. And throw in one of those ‘Dumb Jazz Standards’ CDs. And some dumb mints, for my dumb coffee breath. ” So go the orders at a new coffee shop in Los Feliz, Calif.: …

Jenny Jones Wins Historic Bronze for Britian

Jenny Jones waved emphatically to the scattered Brits in the Olympic crowd in Sochi on Sunday, after winning a historic bronze medal in the women’s slopestyle final, according to the AP. She is the first olympian from Britain to win …

Elton John Producing Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat film

In slightly awesome music and film news, Elton John’s production company, Rocket Pictures, will produce a Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat animated feature. Steve Hamilton Shaw and David Furnish (Elton’s husband) will produce the film, and John will executive …

Copenhagen Zoo Euthanizes Healthy Giraffe to Regulate Breed Population

The Copenhagen Zoo in Denmark executed a 2-year-old giraffe Sunday in an effort to control inbreeding within the zoo. Marius, a male giraffe, was reportedly shot in the head and then fed to the lions. The Danish zoo released an official Q&A …

Michael Sam: “I’m Gay. I’m Comfortable in My Skin.”

The idea of manliness dominates the NFL. Unfortunately, homosexuality contradicts many people’s beliefs on masculinity, which leads several football players to remain closeted until retirement. Sunday night, the University of Missouri Tigers’ player and NFL draft hopeful Michael Sam said: …

Jared Leto Thinks Losing Weight Sucks Jared Leto Thinks Losing Weight Sucks

Jared Leto might do a lot of things, but one he vows he’ll never do again is lose weight for a role. The actor recently shed upwards of 30 pounds for his role as an AIDS-infected, drug-addicted transvestite in the …

Jamie Foxx Marks 2 Years Since Trayvon Martin Death
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Actor Jamie Foxx joined hundreds of demonstrators this weekend in Miami Gardens, Florida, for a rally commemorating the two year anniversary of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin’s death. Martin was gunned down and killed by then neighborhood watch captain George Zimmerman. Martin’s …

Meat Recall: Improper Inspections Lead to Contaminated Beef Products
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Pounds of beef products from Rancho Feeding Corporation in Petaluma, Calif.,  have gone on recall due to improperly inspected animals. Approximately 8.7 million products were said to be unfit for human consumption. The recall was first announced January 13 when thousands of …

Flappy Bird Has Now Come And Gone

Recently, if you have been around a circle of friends who have iPhones or Android devices, you have probably heard them ranting about a game called “Flappy Bird,” an easily addictive but tough game that has just become a hot …

Mariah Carey Lets It All Hang Out
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Mariah Carey let it all hang out in a dress flaunting her ample cleavage at the BET Honors in Washington, D.C. on Saturday. It was one of the more daring cleavage-baring ensembles the singer and former American Idol coach has …

Shia LaBeouf Attends Press Conference Wearing Bag

Shia LaBeouf wore a paper bag over his head at a press conference in Germany leaving people wondering what on earth is wrong with the former Disney Channel star. The star, at the Berlin Film Festival promoting his film Nymphomaniac, …

Miley Cyrus Makes Counter Offer to Prom Invitation
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Miley Cyrus was invited to a high school prom by a young man who even got naked in his video invitation. Fans watched and waited, wondering what her answer might be. Some figured the Wrecking Ball singer wouldn’t give the …

Flappy Bird- Gone And Back Again
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Are you a fan of the difficult but fun app known as Flappy Bird? As of early this morning, Flappy Bird was no longer available to be downloaded from the Apple App Store or Google Play. The game has become …

Kate Upton Engaged to a Magic Mascot?
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Kate Upton clearly is one of the most desired women in the world right now. Allegedly, she’s taken, but this small fact won’t stop many men from making their move…it won’t even stop some mascots. Friday Upton accompanied her maybe …