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Taylor Swift, Tim Burton, And Wedding Videos

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 …

David Stern Announces Upcoming Retirement

David Stern, who has been the NBA commissioner for 30 years, announced his retirement today, which will take place on February 1, 2014. “The Board has selected Adam Silver to succeed me as NBA Commissioner, and I am very pleased …

Yahoo Gets More Former Googlers With Stamped Acquisition Yahoo Gets More Former Googlers With Stamped Acquisition
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Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer tweeted about a new acquisition the company has made (the first under her leadership. Yahoo has has acquired mobile recommendation app maker Stamped, which (believe it or not) is made up of former Googlers. Here’s the …

Lee Boyd Malvo: DC Sniper Had History Of Sex Abuse

Lee Boyd Malvo, one of the men who terrorized the D.C. area ten years ago with random shootings, says he has a history of sexual abuse, starting when he was five years old and ending with his accomplice, John Allen …

Axl Rose Talks Twitter With Jimmy Kimmel, Once Dressed As Ear Of Corn For Halloween

Axl Rose of legendary rock band Guns N’ Roses made a rare television appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live. According to Entertainment Weekly, this was his first live TV interview in over 20 years. At one point, Kimmel brought up the …

Tagg Romney Apologized: Too Little, Too Late
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When Tagg Romney said he wanted to run up to President Obama during the debates and “take a swing at him”, he must have known he’d receive some backlash for it. Not for thinking it, but for admitting it in …

Betty Fletcher Dies at 89, Liberal U.S. Appeals Judge
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Today, we mourn the loss of Betty Fletcher, a great and faithful servant to San Francisco’s Court of Appeals (Ninth District), who died yesterday (Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012). Prior to her involvement with the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, Fletcher …

Brittany Taltos: “Jersey Shore” Guest Run Over By Truck
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Brittany Taltos, who appeared on episodes of “Jersey Shore” when the cast went to Italy, was run over by a truck while sunbathing in her front yard on Saturday in Florida. “I honestly thought I was going to die,” Taltos …

Ann Coulter Calls Obama “Retard”, Called Out By Special Olympics Athlete
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When Ann Coulter has something to say, chances are she’s going to anger a lot of people. The use of social media allows her to do that very quickly, and when she tweeted some very controversial posts after the most …

Square Launches In Canada, Marking First International Expansion Square Launches In Canada, Marking First International Expansion

Square announced today that it has launched in Canada, marking its first step into international territory. “Canada is Square’s first market outside the US,” the company says in its announcement. “Over 2 million individuals and businesses can already accept credit …

Search Parties, iPad Mini, and Bayonets

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 …

Sofia: Disney Controversy Has Both Sides Riled Up
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When the newest Disney princess was revealed recently, some were outraged that the supposedly Latina youngster was redheaded and blue-eyed. Some were outraged at their outrage, pointing out that not all people of Spanish heritage have dark coloring and that …

Lohan Obama Tweet Has Been Deleted
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Lindsay Lohan has been doing a bit of what those in the political world would call “flip-flopping”; after tweeting to Obama last month that he should lower taxes for “those that are listed on Forbes as millionaires” as well as …

Zynga Laid Off Over 100 Employees During The Apple Event
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Apple took over the Internet news cycle today with the announcement of the iPad Mini. The news would obviously drown out anything else, including mass layoffs at one of the largest social game developers in the world. Nobody would be …

Trump’s Obama Announcement: It Could Change Your Vote
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Donald Trump swears he has some inside info on President Obama that will change the way everyone looks at him, and will probably even change the way people approach the voting booth in a couple of weeks. Trump chose to …

Lea Michelle: “Baby Bump” Rumor Means She’s Made It

When you make your living in Hollywood, chances are pretty good that everyone with access to the internet wants to know who you’re dating, how long you’ve been dating them, how you met, when you’re getting married, and whether or …

Tony Scott Autopsy Reveals Nothing New

Tony Scott, the legendary director of “Top Gun” and “True Romance” who jumped off a bridge in Los Angeles over the summer, was rumored to have brain cancer, which could have been a factor in his decision to end his …

Paul Kurtz Dies at 86, Philosopher and Author
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One of the main proponents who helped get secular humanism visible within society has died. Paul Kurtz, a controversial but popular philosopher and author who founded the Committee for Skeptical Inquiry has died. Prior to Kurtz’s involvement with “secular humanism,” …

Watch Will Ferrell’s New Swedish Old Milwaukee Ad (Warning: Dubstep)

Will Ferrel has been independently slinging Old Milwaukee beer for close to a year now. The ads, which Ferrell dreamt up himself, first appeared in select markets in the Midwest. Now, he’s taken the campaign to Sweden. In the following …

Samantha Steele Dating A Viking, Sports World Gets Gossipy

Sexy sideline reporter Samantha Steele is often the subject of talk within the sports world; when the 26-year old blonde took over for Erin Andrews on “College GameDay”, ESPN was all aflutter. Now that it’s been confirmed that she’s dating …

Adele, Baby Victims Of Cruelty On Twitter
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After months of anticipation, Adele has finally had her baby, a healthy boy. It was assumed that her millions of fans would be overjoyed at the news, and many were; however, in these days of the internet, everyone can have …

Twitter Replaces “Favorite” with “Like,” “Star” for Some Users Twitter Replaces “Favorite” with “Like,” “Star” for Some Users
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Would you rather “like” a tweet than “favorite” it? What about the word “star?” Does that sound better than “favorite?” You should start thinking about which one you prefer, because you may have to complain to Twitter in the future. …

Horses and Bayonets Line Wins Twitter During Third Presidential Debate Horses and Bayonets Line Wins Twitter During Third Presidential Debate
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Last night’s third and final Presidential debate set out to focus on foreign policy, and despite a few detours into domestic policy, moderator Bob Schieffer managed to keep President Obama and Mitt Romney on that track. This morning, Twitter has …

Russell Means Dies at 72, Native American Activist
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Various active Native American tribes mourn today as a great friend and activist has now departed. Russel Means, an Oglala Sioux activist, and active member of the American Indian Movement (AIM) has died today (Monday, October 22nd, 2012). Means became …