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Supreme Court Halts Execution of Missouri Inmate

The scheduled execution of Mark Christeson, a Missouri man who murdered a woman and her two children, was temporarily halted Tuesday night by the Supreme Court over concerns his case had not been properly reviewed. Read more...

Man Who Investigated Secret Service Hooker Scandal Caught With Hooker

The man who led the investigation into the Secret Service prostitution scandal was forced to quit this summer after he was busted in a prostitution scandal of his own, the New York Times reports. Read more...

The Virginia Rocket Explosion Was Detected by Doppler Weather Radar

This evening's explosion of a rocket launching from Wallops Island, Virginia produced such a large blast that the fire and smoke was detected by a weather radar site in Delaware. Read more...

NASA-Launched Rocket Explodes Into Giant Fireball

An unmanned rocket bound for the International Space Station exploded Tuesday night, seconds after its launch from a Virginia island. No one was hurt in the fiery explosion, but officials say there was extensive property damage. Read more...

?Tuesday Night TV Offers Begrudging Respect, a Brutal Roundhouse Kick

Tonight on TV we've got some rogues going rogue, some knockouts knocking each other out, some next-gen teens getting their Canada on, and plenty of people who are not raggedy. Or at least those who claim otherwise; you may be called upon to decide. Read more...

Erik Prince Blames Blackwater Murders On Lefties

Erik Prince, the diminutive Blackwater founder, knows why four of his ex-employees were just convicted of murdering Iraqi civilians with machine guns: the goddamn anti-war hippies. Read more...

Deadspin Jerry Jones Is Fucking Crazy | Gizmodo This Website Lets You Stream Any Torrent With Just a

Deadspin Jerry Jones Is Fucking Crazy | Gizmodo This Website Lets You Stream Any Torrent With Just a Link | Jezebel Let's Nip This National Conversation About BBWs Right in the Bud | Kotaku Witness My Futile Attempt At Upholding The Law In A Cop Simulator | Kinja Popular Posts Read more...

Christie: Quarantined Nurse Got the Best Takeout in Newark, So Sue Me

Chris Christie, an antagonistic noisemaker who happens to be in charge of governing the state of New Jersey, was in Rhode Island on Tuesday, campaigning for the Republican candidate for governor there. Reporters asked him what he thought about potentially getting sued by Kaci Hickox, a nurse Christie forced into mandatory quarantine this week under his Ebola policy. Read more...

Old White Folks Dance to Wiz Khalifa's "Black and Yellow," Circa 1960

Kids these days think they invented partying. Incorrect: People have stayed up all night getting wasted, ripping their clothes off, and doing ridiculous dances since the invention of booze. The primary difference between the way Baby Boomers got down and the way we do it today is that previous generations didn't have Wiz Khalifa. Read more...

Which White House Official Called Benjamin Netanyahu a “Chickenshit”?

Today Jeffrey Goldberg published an essay at The Atlantic about rising tensions between the governments of the United States and Israel. Things do not seem to be going very well. Goldberg opens his piece by quoting an unnamed “senior...Show More Summary

Scientists in Florida say they have documented lizard species there evolving in as little as 15 year

Scientists in Florida say they have documented lizard species there evolving in as little as 15 years—so quickly that one may even run for President of the United States. Read more...

Google Employee Thinks Paying Women to Date Him is Philanthropy

The Bay Area's tech boom might be benefitting the scores of white men that mainly make up the industry, leaving women and minorities behind. But techies have found a new way to redistribute their fortunes: paying women to service them. Read more...

McDonald's Just Doesn't Care Anymore, About Anything, Why Bother

The Wall Street Journal says McDonald's, a store that sells toxic food and pays the people who make said food just enough money to ensure permanent poverty, has a new advertising slogan: "Lovin' Beats Hatin'"—sure, man, OK, that sounds good, why not. Read more...

Attention Blake Lively: Leighton Meester Is Fertile, Too

Artisanal curator and actress Blake Lively is going to have a baby with handsome Canadian Ryan Reynolds. Her perfectly-shaped fetus is making her stomach protrude just so. She is glowing. But guess what, Serena: Blair is fertile, too. Read more...

Horse Goes For Swim in Backyard Pool, Needs Some Help Getting Out

An Arabian stallion named Stormy, who has free reign of his owner's property, somehow managed to walk into the backyard swimming pool Saturday and found himself unable to escape. As Stormy panicked and thrashed against the deck, his owner's grandson called 911. Read more...

Packers Fan Tries Repeatedly to Shoot Dog, Hits Jeep and House Instead

A Green Bay man with an AR-15 was arraigned on a felony charge in his Packers jersey after he tried to "defend his property" from a dog, missing it with eight close-range shots from the highly accurate rifle in broad daylight and instead peppering his neighbors' property with hot rounds. Read more...

Let's Play "Who Goes Nazi"

Yesterday, the New York Times revealed that the CIA and FBI used "at least" 1,000 Nazis as informants and spies during the Cold War. Many of the Nazis were allowed to live in America, as if they were not Nazis but upstanding American citizens, thus revealing what many of us have long known to be true: There are Nazis among us. Read more...

Actress Details Years of Alleged Rape and Manipulation by Bill Cosby

After comedian Hannibal Buress brought up at his standup show in Philly last week that 13 women have accused Bill Cosby of rape from the 1970s into the 2000s (accusations that Cosby's PR machine has continually buried ), one woman who came forward in 2006 revealed further details of the several times she says Cosby drugged and raped her. Read more...

Judge Dismisses Ex-Dictator Manuel Noriega's Call of Duty Lawsuit

A California judge ruled today to dismiss former dictator Manuel Noriega's lawsuit against publisher Activision for including his likeness in Call of Duty: Black Ops II. Read more...

Mitt Romney Just Can't Live Down His Big Bird Bloodlust

Remember when Mitt Romney promised to kill Big Bird right before he lost to his scary, pro-Big Bird opponent? The Weather Channel remembers. Read more...

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