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This Man Has Fucked 700 Cars, a Few Helicopters, and One Human Woman

It's a tale as old as time: boy meets car, boy fucks car, boy moves on, lives life, fucks more cars, gets confused, fucks human, falls in love (with car), settles down, keeps a few sidepieces, and fucks a helicopter here and there, too, whenever he can get it. Read more...

Marine Held Over Murder of Transgender Filipina

An unnamed marine has been accused by transgender activists in the Philippines of murdering a trans woman he met at a club over the weekend. Read more...

WHO: New Ebola Cases Could Hit 10,000 Per Week, Death Rate Now at 70%

The number of new Ebola cases in West Africa could skyrocket from 1,000 per week to more than 10,000 per week by December, the World Health Organization announced Tuesday morning. WHO assistant director-general Dr. Bruce Aylward said that the mortality rate from the virus now stands at 70 percent, 20 percent higher than previously believed. Read more...

Heartless Couple Sells Home, Throws in Son's Cat for an Extra $140,000

An Australian couple selling their multi-million-dollar home had a tough decision to make when the buyer refused to close the deal unless he could also have their cat, Tiffany. The Perceval family agreed to the proposal in exchange for an extra $140,000, news.com.au reported. They don't seem to have any regrets. Read more...

Teen Vandalism Video Is an Opportunity to Reflect on Badness of Teens

Burning up the local New York City press today: this video of a "mob" of teen hooligans vandalizing a Jewish-owned deli in Crown Heights, Brooklyn this weekend. Has the race war begun (again)??? Read more...

Hawaii on Alert as Possible Hurricane Aims for Islands This Weekend

A strengthening tropical storm is brewing southeast of Hawaii this afternoon, and forecasters are worried that the storm may turn into a hurricane before possibly making landfall on the island chain this weekend. Here's what you need to know about Tropical Storm Ana. Read more...

Brad Pitt: I Don't Feel Safe Without a Gun in the House

Angelina Jolie's 50-year-old husband, Brad Pitt, loves guns. He told British radio and television weekly Radio Times that his father "instilled" in him "a profound and deep respect for the weapon" (guns). And apparently at a young age: He bragged to the magazine that he had a shotgun by the time he turned six and was firing handguns by age eight. Read more...

New York Rats Are the Best Rats (at Having Germs New to Science)

It's not even Wednesday and the surprises keep coming: New York City rats, when tested by pathogen hunters at Columbia University, were discovered to be replete with dozens of disgusting pathogens, some of which were new to science entirely. Read more...

Underage Idiot Bros Go to Police Station Drunk to Get Their Drunk Pal

Three underage stooges got themselves booked into jail this weekend for possession of alcohol in Indianapolis after a rescue mission went awry. In the wee hours of Sunday morning, Hanni Bichir, 20, and Triston Burton, 19, drunkenly presented themselves to police at the local jail, which was already housing their friend. Read more...

On Depression: To Anyone Else Living in a Fog

In December, while being drinky poolside with two friends under the blanket of a sticky Panama City night, I watched Twitter collectively orgasm after Beyoncé dropped. The next morning, I steered a young lady named Kitty Pryde back onto the right path, into the light. Because I'm a nice person, you see. Read more...

Abortions and Penis Fetishes: Is This the World's Worst Televangelist?

In the televangelism world, Ernest Angley used to be a big deal, up there with Oral Roberts and Jimmy Swaggart. But the 93-year-old's Grace Cathedral seems quaint and a little creepy now. A new investigation says that might have to do with Angley's weird encroachments into his flock's sexual and reproductive lives. Read more...

Blake Lively's Lawyer Wants Us to Take Down This Post

We love hearing from our readers, even when they've got complaints. Yesterday we heard—through a lawyer—from actress Blake Lively, who demanded that we take down yesterday's post " Blake Lively's Fall Fashion Inspiration Is Slaveowners " (which you can read below): Read more...

Jimmy Kimmel Finally Discovers Dick-Shaped Weather Patterns

Ever since TV meteorologists gained the power to draw on their digital maps, they've been inadvertently—and sometimes intentionally—drawing dicks. Jimmy Kimmel finally caught onto this long-running phenomenon and assigned a staffer to cover the rapidly expanding weatherdick beat. Read more...

Uber Calls Woman's 20-Mile Nightmare Abduction an "Inefficient Route"

Several days ago, a Los Angeles Uber customer decided to leave a party for home early via UberX, the company's affordable taxi replacement. Instead of taking her home, the driver took her on a nightmare ride to an abandoned lot—and Uber doesn't seem to care. Read more...

Three Weeks Later, the F Train Condom Is Still Fucking Hanging There

Listen: I tried to talk to you about this last week, and it just doesn't seem like I'm getting through, but I'm going to give it one more shot. That used condom—you know the one, tied to an F Train handrail, sagging under the weight of its own viscous insides—it's still fucking there. Read more...

Collector Opens a Magic Card Worth $25,000, Absolutely Flips His Shit

There's a good reason the guy in this video is completely losing his shit over the Magic: The Gathering cards he just opened. The deck he's unwrapping, from Magic's very first set, now sells for nearly $6,000—and he just turned an enormous profit. Read more...

National Bullying Prevention Month Ruined by Snoop-Iggy Azalea Beef

Fresh off wishing Ebola on a photographer, Iggy Azalea has embroiled herself in a feud with someone closer to her own size—Snoop Dogg. She called him an "ass" on Twitter after Snoop, a mean girl, posted an Instagram calling her ugly. What a world. Read more...

One American has been killed and another injured after being shot by an assailant on the street in R

One American has been killed and another injured after being shot by an assailant on the street in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia's capital. State reports say the Americans were in their vehicle at a gas station in the eastern part of the city. There have been unconfirmed reports that the assailant was dressed in Afghan garb. Read more...

A Very Recent History of Real-Life Couples on TV

NBC's new comedy Marry Me, premiering tonight, is written by Happy Endings' David Caspe and, like that show, stars his wife Casey Wilson. It's important that you know Caspe and Wilson are married; should you not, they will remind you—it's the hook of lots of their press coverage. Show More Summary

This Is the Lamest Contestant Story Ever Told on Jeopardy

"Is this the worst Jeopardy story ever?" asked a tipster in an email last night. "A contestant on Jeopardy told perhaps the stupidest story in the show's history," said this Uproxx headline. As you know, the internet is given to hyperbole and exaggeration in its ongoing quest to find the worst and the stupidest. Was this really it? Yes, probably. Yes. Read more...

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