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News Descriptions of ISIS' Social Media, Ranked

If jihad doesn't work out, the Islamic State probably has a future in public relations. Read more...

Cop Caught on Video Threatening to "Beat the Shit out of" Teen

A Philadelphia police officer will face disciplinary action after he was caught on video threatening to "beat the shit out of" a teenage boy for "looking him in his fucking eye." Read more...

Urgent Message for Red Lobster: Stop!! Hiring Nicki Minaj as a Waitress

Last week, GQ published a revealing new interview with the worst employee ever to darken the coastal New England-styled interior of Red Lobster: an old salt named Nicki Minaj. Read more...

Would Drake and Lil Wayne Fuck Each Other?

Nicki Minaj released a new single today called "Only," and it's about how Drake and Lil Wayne actively want to fuck Nicki and how Nicki might one day let them fuck her, but honestly probably not. (Chris Brown, who sings the hook, does not get to fuck Nicki.) This concept is boring. Show More Summary

Blake Griffin Has a Horror Story About Donald Sterling's "White Party"

Old-man-yelling-at-clouds (but only cumulonimbus clouds, because they're black) Donald Sterling is basically out of our lives forever after a racist meltdown forced him to sell the L.A. Clippers, but Clippers star Blake Griffin still has to live with his chilling memories of Sterling's infamous "White Party." Read more...

Andrea Peyser Outraged the NYPD Did Something Nice for Grieving Mother

Andrea Peyser, a troll who lives under a bridge and also an anger columnist at the New York Post, is very angry about the fact that the NYPD choked Eric Garner to death, then let his mom out of a traffic ticket. She's mad about the ticket part. Read more...

Beast-Porn Case Ends When Sex Tiger Turns Out to Be Man in Tiger Suit

Andrew Holland, a bus driver in Wales, was accused of being in possession of "extreme porn" of a woman having sex with a tiger. He was cleared of the charge in December 2009—after six months on bail—after police noticed the "tiger" in the video say, "That's grrrrrrreat," in an apparent homage to Tony the Tiger. Read more...

Like to Zone Out? This Competition Is For You.

Yesterday, there was competition in Seoul. People competed to see who could space-out the most. Wait, what? Read more...

Ravenous Hogs Fiending For Candy May Force Town to Cancel Halloween

In Brevard County, Fl., a rash of fiendish hogs have been causing so many problems that there is a threat that they may force officials into canceling trick-or-treating because the hogs are threatening to get into the candy supply. Read more...

U.S. Postal Service Secretly Tracked Almost 50,000 Packages Last Year

With all the U.S. government surveillance of electronic communications that's come to light over the past year, you might be tempted to think that good-old-fashioned snail mail offers a safe alternative. You'd be wrong. Read more...

Rob Ford Reclaims Old City Council Seat as Brother Loses Mayoral Bid

The Ford brothers reign over Toronto is over. Well, mostly. On Monday, John Tory defeated Rob Ford's brother, Doug, to win Toronto's mayoral election. But Rob Ford, who is still being treated for cancer, isn't done with the city yet: He was reelected to his old city council seat. Read more...

Taylor Swift Is a Shockingly Competent Mentor on The Voice

Some among you may have scoffed upon hearing the news that Taylor Swift was slated to give advice to singers on a singing competition. But as it turns out she's kind of awesome, as in this clip where she nudges teenage contestant Tanner Linford ever closer to puberty simply by calling him "cute." Read more...

Cops Can't Stop Child Molester From Hanging Out With Honey Boo Boo Kids

TMZ reports that the Dekalb County Sheriff's Department has gotten multiple complaints about Honey Boo Boo mom Mama June' Shannon's rekindled relationship with convicted child molester Mark McDaniel. Unfortunately, there's not much the department can do to keep McDaniel away from Mama June's kids. Read more...

Deadspin PR Guy Pulls Colt McCoy Away From ESPN Deportes Interview: "No Means No" | io9 George R.R.

Deadspin PR Guy Pulls Colt McCoy Away From ESPN Deportes Interview: "No Means No" | io9 George R.R. Martin Reveals The Worst Fate That Could Befall Westeros | Jezebel Berkeley Students Want Nothing To Do With ‘Bigot, Racist’ Bill Maher | Lifehacker Four More Things You Shouldn't Buy at Costco Read more...

Mary Kay Henry, the SEIU's President, Is Here to Talk Labor and Politics

In 2010, Mary Kay Henry was elected president of the 2 million-member Service Employees International Union. She's played major roles in ongoing battles over labor rights, wages, immigration, and health care. She's here to answer your questions now. Read more...

R.I.P. Clerks Director Kevin Smith's Beard, Age 20-Ish

Tragic news: The cool, understanding beard you got high and told all your troubles to during high school has passed away. The avuncular facial hair that was always down to buy your friends some beer was attached to actor/director Kevin Smith, and appeared in films like Clerks, Mallrats, and Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back. It will be missed. Read more...

NYPD Harassment Stories: Living in a State of Fear

It's been ten months under Bill de Blasio's leadership and little change has come to New York City. With his first year in office nearing an end, the everyday reality for many of the city's residents remains inescapable: police harassment and brutality have become a constant, and conditions only seem to be worsening. Show More Summary

Lava from Kilauea Volcano is About to Destroy a Hawaiian Village 

Dozens have evacuated as lava from Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island works its way down to Pahoa. The lava is moving at a rate of about 20 yards an hour, and according to NBC News, is about "less than the length of a football field" away from the nearest home. Read more...

Kanye Let Baby North Ruin an Hermès Bag for Kim Kardashian's Birthday

Kim Kardashian's birthday on October 21st was the event it always is—she went to Hawaii, did a paid appearance at a Las Vegas nightclub, and went shopping. This year was extra special, however, because Kanye West let baby North ruin a morbidly expensive purse just for Mom. Read more...

The CIA and the FBI Protected at Least 1,000 Nazis

For decades, the CIA and the FBI reportedly employed and protected at least 1,000 Nazis, using them as spies and later shielding them from prosecution, the New York Times reports. Read more...

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