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Beyoncé Fan Michelle Williams Defends Her Hero Beyoncé to Mike Huckabee

Mike Huckabee learned a valuable lesson on today's episode of The View: Hell hath no fury like a Beyoncé stan scorned. Read more...

Remember: Gawker is posting less often to the front page.

Remember: Gawker is posting less often to the front page. Read about the change here. Happening elsewhere: Newsfeed Metrocard Base Fare to Rise in Price by 25 Cents (Again) | Valleywag Here Is The Hobbit As It Should Have Been: A Single 3-Hour Movie | Morning After Lea Michele Let Barf Go While Singing "Let It Go" http://gawker.com/how-to-read-ga... Read more...

How to Completely Blow an Interview, by Andrew Ross Sorkin 

Tony Robbins is a fabulously wealthy self-help guru who recently wrote a book containing bad financial advice. Andrew Ross Sorkin is a business reporter for America's most influential newspaper. What happens when you put them together? Read more...

FBI Arrests New York Speaker Sheldon Silver on Corruption Charges

New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver is expected to be arrested today on federal corruption charges stemming from unreported "substantial payments" made over several years from the Manhattan law firm Goldberg & Iryami, the New York Times reports. Read more...

Letters From Death Row: Donnie Johnson, Tennessee Inmate 109031

We periodically run letters from death row inmates. Today we bring you a letter from Donnie Edward Johnson, a death row inmate in Tennessee, who was sentenced to die for the 1984 murder of his wife, Connie Johnson. Read more...

McDonald's Sued For Ignoring Racism: "Too Many Black People"

This morning, a group of McDonald's workers in Virginia filed a lawsuit against the company, accusing it of ignoring "rampant racial and sexual harassment" happening in its stores. Ugly details below. Read more...

UK Tabloid Reassures Horny Public It Will Keep Publishing Giant Breasts

After a brief scare over reports that Rupert Murdoch-owned rag The Sun was pulling out of the softcore porn biz, some good news: big British knockers will remain available to look at via newsprint. Read more...

Kylie Jenner Is 2 Cool 4 School

A new generation doth rise: Kardashian Q Score heir Kylie Jenner is reportedly quitting the high school of quitting high school (home school) to assume her rightful position as most beloved person related to Kris Jenner. Read more.....

Jay Leno Deftly Sidesteps Bill Cosby Question 

Jay Leno's response to a question about what he thinks about alleged rapist Bill Cosby wasn't direct, but it did make people laugh! Read more...

Leaking Breast Implant Delays Bigamy Trial Against Congressman's Wife

Rep. Alan Grayson (D-FL), so close to having his soon-to-be ex-wife declared a bigamist in open court, was foiled this week by the unlikeliest of opponents: an exploded breast implant. Read more...

Insider Trader: I Did Cocaine at Work Because Coffee Irritates My Bowels

Former Wall Street executive Michael Lucarelli's insider trader sentencing hearing was reportedly a sad, debased retrospective of his life as a wealthy, adventurous (though ulcer-prone) wannabe-playboy financier. Read more...

Defamer Leonardo DiCaprio Reportedly Texting With Barbadian Model Rihanna | Domesticity The Way We G

Defamer Leonardo DiCaprio Reportedly Texting With Barbadian Model Rihanna | Domesticity The Way We Get Drunk Now | Morning After How Do We View Black Men in Society? Issa Rae's New Web Show Asks | Newsfeed Don't Dress Like Hitler Read more...

Survey: Does Your Company Drug Test Employees?

Last year, Gawker identified 17 big media companies that still drug-test their employees. Today we’re broadening our curiosity about corporate testing policies to other industries, too. So: Does your current employer or company drug-test employees? Is your employer larger than 50 people? If so, please fill out the short and anonymous survey below. Read more...

A Non Sports Fan's Guide to the Deflated-Ball Scandal Engulfing Football

Last weekend, this year's Super Bowl matchup was decided when the Seattle Seahawks defeated the Green Bay Packers and the New England Patriots blew out the Indianapolis Colts. But instead of talking the Super Bowl, sports fans are obsessing over a hilarious controversy involving the Patriots deflating footballs. Read more...

Newsfeed Daycare Worker Caught On Camera Kicking Sleeping Toddler in Head | Morning After Sarah Silv

Newsfeed Daycare Worker Caught On Camera Kicking Sleeping Toddler in Head | Morning After Sarah Silverman on Redskins' Name and "Gay" as an Insult: "Just Change" | Internet A Porn Site Invaded Reddit's Anti-Masturbation Community and Got Banned http://gawker.com/how-to-read-ga... Read more...

A History of Military Braggadouches, From Sparta to Chris Kyle

Much of the recent media debate around American Sniper concerns the legacy of Chris Kyle, the SEAL in the title, who may be a hero, a cold-blooded killer, a loudmouthed liar, or all three. In fact, Kyle—the real man and the dramatic character—seems to be the latest in a long history of men I call military braggadouches. Read more...

Here Is the Latest Bold Lie From Thomas Friedman

"I've never been a fan of global conferences to solve problems," writes floating mustache Thomas Friedman in his newspaper column today. Really? Read more...

Why You Should Care About the Silk Road Trial

Right now, a 30-year-old engineer is on trial for founding and operating an enormous online black market—the Amazon of drugs. The outcome of his trial could change the way we use the internet. Read more...

Weather Hoaxer Threatens the NWS, Records Himself Yelling at FBI Agents

Kevin Martin, notorious purveyor of weather hoaxes and second prize in a Johnny Depp lookalike contest, is the subject of a federal investigation after issuing threats of violence last month against the National Weather Service in San Diego, CA. He recorded the FBI visiting his house, and surprise!, it didn't go well. Read more...

How to Not Give a Shit: Making Art While Female

"I feel very strongly about that: an alternative to the idea of women being a certain way." Janet Weiss, the drummer for Sleater-Kinney, was sitting on a leather green swivel chair three feet in front of me as she responded to a question from Broad City's Ilana Glazer about feminism. Show More Summary

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