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Zara Removes Kid's Shirt Resembling Holocaust Prisoner Wear From Store

Spanish clothing retailer Zara was selling a blue-and-white-striped shirt with a six-pointed star over the left side of the chest that read "SHERIFF." The shirt, the store says, was intended for children aged three months to three years. Except, zoomed out on their website, the shirt looks like what Jewish prisoners during WWII would wear in concentration camps. Read more...

Vogue Model Arrested For Stealing Chocolate Bars

12 hours agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

A 19-year-old model ended up in court this week after she allegedly tried to steal three chocolate bars from a downtown Whole Foods earlier this summer. Read more...

Tyler Perry Is Way Too Indie for David Fincher and the Gone Girl Movie

13 hours agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

Wise but sassy grandmother Tyler Perry said this week that he'd never heard of renowned director David Fincher before and never would have signed on to the Gone Girl movie if he'd known it was so mainstream. Read more...

Cops Who Used to Have Jobs Mistake King of Morocco For a Drug Smuggler

14 hours agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

A group of likely-former police officers caused an international incident earlier this month when they mistook the King of Morocco for a common smuggler and attempted to storm his boat. Read more...

Here's a Bunch of Young Naked People Getting Tased For "Art"

16 hours agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

Art may be subjective, but it's objectively dumb to volunteer to be shot with 300,000 volts of electricity. And yet somehow, one artist found close to 100—100!!!—volunteers for his unholy wedding of Marina Abramovi?'s "The Artist is Present" with a stun gun. Read more...

Gary Busey Reportedly Hit On Courtney Stodden, Then Slapped Her Mother

17 hours agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

Princess of Ick Courtney Stodden apparently does have a line, and it's drawn at 70-year-old Gary Busey, who she says tried to seduce her at a party and slapped her mom when she tried to intervene. Read more...

Jessica Alba's Startup Is Worth Nearly $1 Billion

18 hours agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

Celebrities ranging from basketball All-Stars to miscreant pop stars are desperate to cash in on Silicon Valley's boom. But rarely are they as successful as Jessica Alba. Read more...

9-Year-Old Girl Kills Shooting Instructor in Machine Gun Accident

19 hours agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

A shooting instructor at a gun range near Las Vegas is dead after being accidentally shot by a 9-year-old girl as he taught her to use an Uzi. Read more...

?Tuesday Night TV Is All Awarded Out, Frankly

19 hours agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

How were your Emmys? I heard it was very Emmy at the Emmys. As you know, I had a date with literally anything else. Tonight on TV, as we recover, there will be: Sex with toasters, drunk historians, group dates with loose women and Bad Girls, arranged marriages, and the death of at least one pretty little liar. Read more...

Deadspin ESPN Reports On Who Is And Isn't Showering With Michael Sam | Gizmodo The Ultimate Breakdow

19 hours agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

Deadspin ESPN Reports On Who Is And Isn't Showering With Michael Sam | Gizmodo The Ultimate Breakdown of How People Watch Porn Online | Jezebel Dear White People, You Need More Black Friends | Kotaku Maybe The N64 Rainbow Road Isn't As Great As We All Remember | Kinja Popular Posts Read more...

Man With 100-Pound Scrotum Will Have Groin Mass Removed This Week

20 hours agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

A Michigan man whose swollen scrotum has grown to a weight of around 100 lbs. is about to get the life-changing surgery he needs. After living with a giant testicular mass for 10 years, he's finally raised the funds for an operation. Read more...

Maybe Scotland Will Win Independence, Get Invaded by Russian Sailors

20 hours agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

Scotland is tantalizingly close to declaring independence from Great Britain and setting up as a sovereign nation. But there are so many implications! Like, say, this Business Insider post's suggestion that an independent Scotland could get invaded by Russians on submarines. Let's explore, shall we? Read more...

Studies in rats now show that that exposure to endocrine-disrupting chemicals can have negative effe

20 hours agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

Studies in rats now show that that exposure to endocrine-disrupting chemicals can have negative effects on three successive generations, so you better hope that your great-grandma didn't brush with Colgate. Read more...

This Asset Software ?Has More Power Than the U.S. Government Right Now

20 hours agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

With over $4.5 trillion in assets under its control, BlackRock's Aladdin® system is responsible for more capital than the Obama administration has ever dared to request from Congress—in any annual Federal budget proposal—by hundreds of billions of dollars. Actually, it's even bigger than that. Read more...

Fox Affiliate Falls for College Humor's Office Note War Prank

20 hours agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

Last Tuesday, College Humor posted a photo series titled "This Is The Most Passive-Aggressive Office Battle We've Ever Seen" depicting an exchange of break room notes that escalates into a full-scale sandwich hostage crisis. It was pretty...Show More Summary

Miley Cyrus' Homeless VMA Runaway Is Wanted By Police

20 hours agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

In a staggering turn of events, the story of Miley Cyrus and the homeless runaway who accepted the 2014 VMA for Best Video on her behalf may not go down as smoothly as it seemed. It turns out that the man, 22-year-old Jesse Helt, is wanted on a probation violation in his home state of Oregon. Read more...

World's Greatest Two-Year-Old Drops F-Bomb After Ice Bucket Challenge

21 hours agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

We have seen have seen more ice buckets dropped on heads than we care to remember. We have seen superheroes and wanted criminals, former presidents and wisdom teeth patients who are obviously faking it. Today, we see a marvelously sassy British(?) toddler hop up and yell "fookin' 'ell!" as soon as she's doused. Read more...

Attention Tennis Players: Alec Baldwin Will Catch Your Stray Balls

21 hours agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

Alec Baldwin, former celebrity still involved in things only famous people get to do, attended the U.S. Open match between Maria Sharapova and Maria Kirilenko last night and when a stray ball went flying into the stands, he calmly reached out and caught it. It was no big deal. "I don't play tennis well, but I can catch a slow-moving tennis ball," Baldwin told ESPN. Read more...

6 More Viral Photos That Are Total Lies

21 hours agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

The internet is filled with plenty of photo fakery. And we here at Factually are here to help you distinguish the true from the too-good-to-be. Today we have six more images you may have seen floating around recently. None of them is precisely what it claims to be. Read more...

Oklahoma Military Base Hit With Dust Devil Full of Foam

21 hours agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

Technicians at the Oklahoma Army National Guard base in Tulsa accidentally triggered the fire suppression system in a hangar on Tuesday morning, causing foam to comically flood out of the hangar onto the tarmac. In a freak coincidence, a dust devil formed on the base and kicked up a foamnado. Read more...

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