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Ban Free Pizza at Bars

Lulu's Bar in Greenpoint, where you can get a free pizza for every drink you order, is closing this month. Good. All free pizza bars should be closed. Read more...

Tony Soprano Lives On in Our Hearts, Also on The Sopranos

Don't let the headline fool you: This VOX article on David Chase is about a lot more than just explaining the obvious meaning of the ending to his ancient show called The Sopranos. As interviewer Martha P. Nochimson puts it: Read more...

White Privilege Doesn't Exist, Says Noted Privileged White Man

Oh boy. We've long been aware that there is no room for irony in the vacuum of cable news, but Bill O'Reilly's segment last night on White Privilege™ was really something special. It doesn't exist, the man says! A lie perpetrated by a society of humans too goddamn lazy to overcome the disadvantages they are born into and most importantly: Bill O'Reilly himself. Read more...

Video Shows Florida Cop Aiming Gun at Black Men Who Won't Stop Filming

With police brutality at the forefront of the national conversation, a Florida police chief took to the YouTube comments section Tuesday to defend the actions of an officer caught on video pointing his weapon into a car full of black men who refused to stop filming the cops. Read more...

The USAF Can't Find A Downed Pilot And The Quiet Zone Might Be Why

An F-15C crashed earlier this morning in the mountains of western Virginia, and hours later, the pilot seems to have vanished without a trace. Part of the reason offered has been because it's so hard to communicate in that part of the country. But communications are silent in the National Radio Quiet Zone on purpose. Read more...

One Weird Trick for Making Ponderous White Liberals Useful

Whites: are you a liberal who is sympathetic to the plight of oppressed minorities in America, but unsure how you—a white—can help? Fortunately, god invented XO Jane advice columns for this very reason. Read more...

Sorry, Vince Gilligan Isn't Shooting a Sixth Season of Breaking Bad

Just hours before Breaking Bad swept the Emmys Monday night, lying shitbirds National Report published an article titled " Vince Gilligan Announces Breaking Bad Season 6; Begins Shooting Jan. 2015 – Walt Did Not Die!" Read more...

The Full Game of Thrones Hour-Long Comic Con Panel

If you do not have time to watch this hour of panel, I will tell you everything that happens in it. Read more...

Which One of You Donated a Human Skull to Goodwill?

Hey—weird question—did you donate a human skull to the Goodwill on North Lamar Boulevard in Austin, Texas? If so, no big deal, but the police would like to "circle up" with you. Read more...

Did Katie Couric Accuse Diane Sawyer of Handing Out BJs Like Candy?

Sheila Weller's dishy new tell-all book The News Sorority: Diane Sawyer, Katie Couric, Christiane Amanpour—and the (Ongoing, Imperfect, Complicated) Triumph of Women in TV News won't hit shelves for a full month, but its best anecdote...Show More Summary

Cops Audio Technician Killed by Police Gunfire During Shootout

An audio technician working on the television show Cops was killed by police gunfire after a robbery at a Wendy's in Omaha, Neb. yesterday. According to the Omaha World-Herald, at least 30 shots were fired in the shootout. Read more...

Police Seek Intruder Who Left Porn Behind in 7-Year-Old's Room

An Oregon mom told police that a strange man broke into her house, hid in her 7-year-old daughter's bedroom, and escaped through the window early Tuesday morning. The intruder left behind a photo in the girl's closet and a replaced the cartoons in her DVD player with a porn disc. Read more...

Russian Bank Will Give You a Free Cat With Your Mortgage

Thinking of buying a new home in Moscow Oblast, but still on the fence? Perhaps a cat will convince you. Sign the promissory, take the cat. Look, cute cat! ??? ???????? ?????! Just hold him for a sec. Awwwwwwwww. Now, do you want a fixed-rate or a 5/1 ARM? Read more...

Watch Every "God Damnit" From It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia

God damnit, take six and a half minutes out of your god damn Wednesday and watch this It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia supercut. (If you want.) It's fun! Read more...

Is Canada Mocking Us With This Fucking Doughnut?

Tim Hortons, the Canadian coffee-and-doughnut restaurant that recently agreed to be bought by America's third-or-fourth-greatest burger chain, Burger King, has revealed their first attempt in assimilating into our brilliant American culture by imagineering the Buffalo Crunch doughnut. Give me a fuckin break!!! Read more...

?Sneaking a Cigarette Nearly Destroys Marriage on Married At First Sight

FYI's Married at First Sight posed another contemporary existential dilemma to audiences Tuesday night: Would you end a marriage if your significant other snuck a cigarette and then lied about it? Read more...

Stop Being a Pretentious Disaster Snob

We all know that person. If it's 105° at your house, it's 110° at theirs. If you get two feet of snow, they've got three. If your gallbladder bursts, they get pneumonia. It seems like a basic human instinct to try to one-up each other, but the world would be a much better place without disaster snobs. Read more...

This Panda May Have Faked a Pregnancy So She Could Eat Better

The first-ever live broadcast of giant panda cubs being born has suffered a major setback—the star of the show, Ai Hin, isn't actually pregnant. Zookeepers now believe she was "faking it" to get a cushier room and more food. Read more...

Jimmy "Rent Is Too Damn High" McMillan Is Running for Governor Again

Jimmy McMillan, the prodigiously bearded spirit animal of New York City, is running for governor of New York again. Read more...

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