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"I felt like a liar, telling people to love themselves as they are, while I was being hateful to mys

"I felt like a liar, telling people to love themselves as they are, while I was being hateful to myself and really hurting my body." - Kesha on the eating disorder that led to a two-month stint in rehab, in an essay she wrote for Elle U.K. Read more...

Police: Google Exec Murdered by Heroin-Dosing Prostitute ?Aboard Yacht

A pleasure cruise went wrong for Google executive Forrest Timothy Hayes, after police say his expensive prostitute pal killed him with a heroin overdose aboard his 50-foot yacht. Read more...

DC Comics Won't Let a Murdered 5-Year-Old Be Superman

Superman's "S" is one of the most valuable trademarks DC Comics owns, so the company certainly isn't going to let it appear in a memorial for any old 5-year-old who was abused and starved to death by his grandparents. That's just bad business. Read more...

The use of poppers has been linked to vision loss (in some cases irreversible), according to a repor

The use of poppers has been linked to vision loss (in some cases irreversible), according to a report from the U.K. Poppers maculopathy seemingly has become more common in recent years, as isobutyl nitrate was banned in Europe, and isopropyl nitrate is now most commonly used in its place. Lights out, now the party's over. :( Read more...

Sonja's Incomprehensible Lovemaking Tips on Real Housewives of NY

When getting your love handles fat-zapped, it's always wise to think of potential unintended consequences. Quoth Sonja T. Morgan: "What is he gonna hold on to? You know how they do the jiggle thing, they hold this and then they go [shake]. You know that thing?...Oh, it's an immediate orgasm. You don't do it?" Read more...

Tiny Houses as Contrary Indicators

Tiny houses: everyone loves them. We the media cannot stop writing about them.They're even getting their own reality show. Are tiny houses the future of American housing? Absolutely not. Not at all! Read more...

Report: Rob Ford Fought Other Residents, May Have Used Drugs in Rehab

It appears that Rob Ford's time in rehab wasn't as rosy as his recent mea culpa-cum-campaign speech would have you think. Patients and staff at GreeneStone told the Toronto Star the mayor was "disruptive" during his time there, and management was worried he may have been continuing to use drugs or alcohol. Read more...

?Do Not Pimp Your Child Out on Social Media

How much social-media exposure should your small children get? One answer, for parents who appropriately respect but are perhaps also in denial about the invasive power of the internet, is "none." Don't Facebook your kid, don't Vine your kid, don't Tweet about your kid. Show More Summary

Joan Rivers Continues Her Tour of Self-Righteous Indignation

Joan Rivers was on last night's Late Show with David Letterman, because The Great Joan Rivers Moment-Having of 2014 is not yet over. Letterman challenged her with questions that in other circumstances she might deem "negative," but she...Show More Summary

Cops Want to Take Photos of Teen's Erect Penis to Prove He Sexted

Cops and prosecutors in Manassas City, Va. have gone insane trying to prosecute a 17-year-old boy for sexting his 15-year-old girlfriend. According to a report from The Washington Post, they want to force the boy to become erect, take photos of his penis, and compare those photos to his original sexts. Read more...

Tiny Hedgehog Has Tiny Birthday Party, Pigs Out on Tiny Cake

The tiny universe of Tiny Hamsters Eating Tiny Burritos just got a little bit bigger. Turns out those hamsters are friends with a hedgehog (also tiny) who just had a birthday. Tiny cake for tiny everyone! Read more...

Miss. Tea Partier Says His GOP Primary Loss Was Worse Than Jim Crow

Chris McDaniel, who narrowly lost Mississippi's GOP Senate primary to incumbent Thad Cochran last week, told a crowd Saturday that his loss was "clearly the most unethical election in the history of this state" and also "the most illegal," apparently forgetting that Mississippi also existed from 1866 to 1965. Read more...

The Very Erotic Journey Of True Blood's Sookie Stackhouse

When True Blood premiered on HBO almost six years ago, in 2008, the final Twilight book had just been published, breaking records left and right. The gleam's come off since then, off vampires in general and but especially this show, but I believe it still has some things to tell us. Show More Summary

Pamplona Bull Gores Author of How to Survive the Bulls of Pamplona

The guy on the ground in the Associated Press photo above is Bill Hillman, 35, of Chicago, who for more than a decade has run with the bulls in Pamplona, Spain, and just last month helped write the book on how to survive the ritual. Yesterday, the bull won. But it's not as bad as it looks! Read more...

College Student Mistakenly Texts Nude Photo to Her Dad, Who Flips Out

A college student named Nyjah, who goes by @dearfashionn on Twitter, became an overnight internet celebrity when she inadvertently texted a nude photo to her dad instead of her dude. Disclaimer: It's not that tough to stage iPhone screenshots, so this could be a hoax. But if it's not, poor Nyjah is living a 21st-century waking nightmare. Read more...

Deadspin The Maddest And Saddest Brazil Fans | Gizmodo Buzz Aldrin: The First Humans On Mars Should

Deadspin The Maddest And Saddest Brazil Fans | Gizmodo Buzz Aldrin: The First Humans On Mars Should Never Come Home | io9 Creepy Simulation Shows How Ancient Arachnids Actually Walked | Lifehacker Apply the 80/20 Rule to Clutter to Get Rid of Old Junk Read more...

Pro-Fracking Group's Petition Kills Plans for New National Park

Plans to convert the spectacular Colorado National Monument in western Colorado into a national park are dead, at least for the time being. Read more...

NSA, FBI Spied on Muslim-American Leaders, Including Ex-Bush Official

A new report from The Intercept shows that the NSA and FBI specifically targeted five prominent Muslim-Americans for surveillance, including a former Bush administration official. Glenn Greenwald hinted that a big scoop was on the way last week, but delayed its publication pending new reporting. Read more...

Science: Manipulative Narcissists Succeed in the Workplace

Think of your workplace. Now, think of that little prick who always, somehow, seems to get promoted, despite being a little prick who is not even that smart, Nathan. Researchers say that they have discovered why little pricks like this always succeed. Read more...

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