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Ravens Trash Talk: LB Brendon Ayanbadejo Rips Patriots on Twitter
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Twitter has proven to be a landmine for plenty of public figures in the past (especially professional athletes). Before social media, organizations were better able to monitor (and to an extent limit) what their employees let slip to the public. …

Why Dunham Thanked Lowe: An “Inside” Joke

When Lena Dunham thanked Chad Lowe during her acceptance speech at the Golden Globes last night, it took the audience a moment to get the joke. For those of us watching from home, it may have taken a little longer. …

George H.W. Bush Still in Hospital, Could be Discharged as Soon as This Week

Former President George H.W. Bush has been in the Houston-area Methodist Hospital for nearly two months now, battling an illness which included a constant fever. Around Christmas Bush was admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) so that hospital staff …

Tommy Lee Jones Meme Probably Fails to Impress Tommy Lee Jones
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When Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig performed one of the better pre-award schticks of last night’s Golden Globes, most people in the audience seemed to enjoy it. Ferrell and Wiig’s bit had the two attempting to describe the nominated movies …

Peter Frampton, Little Debbie, and Chipotle

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

Actor Has Terminal Cancer, “Game Of Thrones” Tweets Well-Wishes
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“Game Of Thrones” actor Wilko Johnson has announced through his rep that he has terminal pancreatic cancer and has chosen not to receive chemotherapy. Johnson, who plays mute executioner Ser Ilyn Payne on the popular HBO series, is also a …

Lily Allen: Baby Pains Were Actually A Fart

British pop singer Lily Allen has kept her Twitter followers updated on everything concerning her pregnancy, including the fact that sometimes one can mistake a fart for a labor pain. Allen gave birth to daughter Marnie Rose earlier this week, …

Megan Fox’s Twitter Foray Lasts Less Than a Week
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Last Friday, super-hot actress Megan Fox made the plunge into the cavernous void that we all call Twitter. And after only a week on the service, she’s decided to call it quits. The initial move to Twitter was announced on …

Sammy Sosa’s Pinterest Page Is Glorious, and You Need to Look at It Right Now

Like you, I’m sick of professional athletes using social media to promote products, rant about officials, and generally make complete asses of themselves. And like me, former MLB slugger Sammy Sosa’s Pinterest page should fill your heart with joy. It’s…it’s …

Ricky Gervais & Conan O’Brien Strip for Bathtub Twitpic Selfie [VIDEO]

Actor, comedian, and very popular Twitter personality Ricky Gervais stripped down to his underwear on Conan last night and took a selfie in a bathtub. Yes, Conan was also in his underwear and in the bathtub with Gervais. He then …

Amazon AutoRip Gives You Free MP3s of CD Purchases, Retroactively Amazon AutoRip Gives You Free MP3s of CD Purchases, Retroactively

Amazon is looking to incentivize physical music sales by providing digital copies automatically and free of charge with each purchase. They’re also hoping that they can keep customers using their Cloud Player. Oh yeah, and it’s retroactive. We’re talking about …

Arrested Development Hits Netflix in May (Confirmed)

It’s official. The wild antics of the Bluth family will be gracing our screens once again within the next four months. Netflix has taken to twitter to confirm the return of Arrested Development in May. That’s 14 new episodes for …

Galaxy News Radio Host Three Dog Teases Fallout 4

If you spent any amount of time in the Capital Wasteland of Fallout 3, you’re no doubt familiar with Three Dog. The Galaxy News Radio host was sometimes your only friend as you traversed the wastes hoping that you don’t …

Mark Cuban Fined Over Twitter Rant At Refs Mark Cuban Fined Over Twitter Rant At Refs
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Mark Cuban, for the second time in a year, has been fined for his public criticism of game officials. The Mavericks owner took out his frustration over two back-to-back losses on Twitter; the second loss–to the Hornets–was the straw that …

Prof: Newtown Didn’t Happen The Way We Think It Did
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As the families of the slain begin a new year and try to pick up the pieces of their lives, the rest of the country does the same. A tragedy on the scale of the Newtown shootings is something most …

Man, 70, Marries 15-Year Old After Family Sells Her
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A 70-year old man who says a 15-year old girl’s family jilted him has married the teen in Saudi Arabia. The man claims the girl’s parents sold her to him for $20,000 but that she ran back to them after …

Emma Watson Stopped At Airport, Mistaken For Child
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Emma Watson seems to have become a mature young woman almost overnight, at least to us Potter fans. For those of us who remember her being a frizzy-haired know-it-all, it’s jarring to find her modeling for the likes of Burberry …

Freddy E, Rapper and YouTube Star, Live-Tweets His Suicide Freddy E, Rapper and YouTube Star, Live-Tweets His Suicide
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There’s not a whole lot you can say about this, except that it’s incredibly sad. Seattle-based rapper and YouTube star (JERKTV) Frederick Eugene Buhl, better known as Freddy E, has taken his own life. Not only that, but he broadcast …

AJ McCarron’s Girlfriend Amasses 100K+ Twitter Followers Overnight

Last night, the University of Alabama embarrassed Notre Dame in the BCS National Championship game, defeating the Fighting Irish 42-14 in a matchup that wasn’t even as close as the score signals – and that’s saying a lot. Alabama quarterback …

Taylor Swift Splits From Harry Styles, Song To Come

When word got around that Taylor Swift was dating One Direction’s Harry Styles, most people didn’t take it seriously. Swift has a well-documented history of dating boys for a while and then writing a song about everything that happened in …

The AP Will Run Ads (Sponsored Tweets) for Samsung The AP Will Run Ads (Sponsored Tweets) for Samsung
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The Associated Press, one of America’s most venerable news organizations, is selling out its Twitter feed for the very first time. And we can thank Samsung and CES for it. According to the AP, Samsung will be the first company …

McDonald’s Chicken Wings Test Expands, Twitter Obviously Reacts
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It stands to reason that by now, you’ve heard that McDonald’s has chicken wings at some locations (they’re called “Mighty Wings”). You may or may not have heard that they’re now offering them in more locations. According to the Associated …

Amazon Instant Video Finder Launches in Beta Amazon Instant Video Finder Launches in Beta
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While it’s not a personalized recommendation engine, Amazon has unveiled a tool that should make it easier for users to browse content and find something to watch. Amazon has just announced that they’ve opened up their Instant Video Finder Beta, …

ESPN’s Jemele Hill Tweets the Racist Complaint Letter She Received ESPN’s Jemele Hill Tweets the Racist Complaint Letter She Received
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Today, ESPN reporter Jemele Hill took the time to tweet out a letter she received from a disgruntled ESPN radio listener, and boy is it a doozy. “I gotta say, this guy executed the hat trick of racial slurs,” she …