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Those "Interceptor" Fake Cell Phone Towers Are in Washington D.C. Now?

The fear is back! Just in time for a long queasy October, the Washington Post did a ride-along with the CEO of mobile security firm Integricell, who was mapping the locations of fake cell phone towers surveilling D.C.; What they found, the Post reports, was like "a primer on the geography of Washington power." Read more...

Weed-Loving Colorado Candidate Mike Dunafon Is Your New Favorite Rapper

Imagine, if you will, a libertarian William Shatner whose musical tastes skew more Blunted on Reality than Bringing It All Back Home, and you've got something like Mike Dunafon, an independent candidate for governor in Colorado. Read more...

New Fall TV: Should I Watch Transparent?

This flagship Amazon streaming title went live this morning, in the wee hours. Jeffrey Tambor and Judith Light head a star-studded family circle of LA flakes including Gaby Hoffmann, Amy Landecker, Jay Duplass, Melora Hardin and Rob Huebel; then a thing happens. Show More Summary

Man Beheads Coworker in Oklahoma Factory Attack

A man allegedly beheaded a woman following a workplace dispute at a Vaughn Foods processing plant in Moore, Okla., Thursday afternoon, KFOR reports. The man, identified as 30-year-old Alton Alexander Nolan, apparently tried to kill another woman on the premises, but was shot by an off-duty police officer employed by the plant. Read more...

How To Get Away With Murder Creator: "Get Used to Two Men Kissing"

Out TV writer/producer Peter Nowalk is using the gay character in the show he created, How To Get Away With Murder, to push his gay agenda. And that is a wonderful thing since equality is his agenda. Last night's premiere featured a brief scene in which Connor (played by Jack Falahee) hooks up with an IT guy to obtain a piece of evidence. Show More Summary

Lotta Shit Happening to Everybody in the Season Premiere of Parenthood

Parenthood returned for its sixth and final season last night on NBC and you better believe everybody had some sort of shit going on. Our Bravermans are back! Read more...

Farm Names Specially Marked Calf After Accused Rapist

The Pittsburgh-area Vale Wood Farms got a special delivery just in time for Steelers Sunday this weekend: A brand new baby calf...with a "7" marked on its face! Farm owner Carissa Itle-Westrick named the lucky calf after Pittsburgh's other famous "7"—accused rapist Ben Roethlisberger. Read more...

The End of the Mitford Sisters

Deborah Mitford, the last of the "Mitford Girls," died this week in England at the age of 94. She and her five sisters, Nancy, Pamela, Diana, Unity and Jessica (called Decca), were the Middletons of their day. That is, if Kate had literary talent, and was ever called upon to utter a political opinion. And if Pippa married a fascist. Read more...

Murder Suspects "Couldn't Get Off" While Fucking on Victims' Bodies

We've all been there: You're trying to have a romantic time with that special someone of yours, but something isn't right. The phone keeps ringing, or it takes too long to find a condom, or you're having sex on top of dead bodies and it's like, hey, I'm no prude but this is a little weird, right? Read more...

Who Drives the Alcohol Industry? Alcoholics

Based upon beer and liquor company advertising, you might imagine that the US booze industry primarily sells its products to suave, attractive 20-somethings on the beach. In fact, it primarily sells its products to alcoholics. Read more...

Deadspin Derek Jeter Hits Walk-Off In Final At-Bat At Yankee Stadium | io9 Curiosity Finds A Weird "

Deadspin Derek Jeter Hits Walk-Off In Final At-Bat At Yankee Stadium | io9 Curiosity Finds A Weird "Ball" On Mars | Jezebel Kim Kardashian Assaulted in Paris by Creep Vitalii Sediuk | Lifehacker Rosetta Code “Translates” Your Code Into Another Programming Language Read more...

The Daily Show Clip Racist Redskins Fans Don’t Want You to See

Over the weekend, we learned that a Daily Show-staged showdown between Native American activists and supporters of the Washington Redskins name left at least one of the Redskins fans feeling "in danger" and "defamed." Last night, that segment aired. Read more...

Ferguson P.D. Chief Marches with Riot-Cop Escort in Protest Against Him

Hours after apologizing to Michael Brown's family, Ferguson, Mo., police chief Thomas Jackson attempted to join a group of demonstrators who were actively calling for his resignation, NBC reports. It's hard to believe, but it didn't go over well. Read more...

The FBI Has Identified the ISIS Militant Who Beheaded Two Journalists

FBI Director James B. Comey has announced that American intelligence agencies have identified the masked ISIS militant responsible for beheading journalists James Foley and Steven Sotloff. The killer, who speaks fluent, British-accented...Show More Summary

USA Today Betrays Title by Faving UK MILF's Cocksucking Tweet

The social media manager in charge of @USATodayCollege, from USA Today's college vertical, appears to have gotten his or her wires crossed with their personal account. A tipster pointed out to us that the account's most recent fav is...Show More Summary

Man Caught With 51 Turtles Stuffed Down His Pants at Canadian Border

Canadian Kai Xu was caught at the Detroit border crossing with 51 live turtles taped to his legs and his groin. His smuggling attempt was botched by both his bulging sweatpants and an extensive surveillance operation by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service agents, according to The Guardian: Read more...

Shia LaBeouf Ran A "Metamarathon" Around a Dutch Museum for Art

Professional weenie Shia LaBeouf ran 144 laps around the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam today as part of a performance art piece. Read more...

Project Runway Open Thread, Week 10

Happy National Psychotherapy Day! Got any life issues you need to work out? I recommend that you stretch out on a couch (if you aren't on a couch already) and talk them out with us in the comments. Oh, and we can talk about tonight's episode of Project Runway while we're at it. We find that to be very therapeutic! Read more...

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