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Dame Maggie Smith's Best One-Liners From Downton, As Told By Gifs

Happy birthday Dame Maggie Smith -- or should we saw Lady Grantham? The Dowager Countess turns 80 on Sunday and though her "Harry Potter" days are over, we thank our lucky stars we can still get our weekly dose of her sharp wit and biting...Show More Summary

Selma and The Interview

If you think Selma is a film about your mother's best friend, then perhaps you believe that The Interview is a comedy about Kim Jong-un's psychoanalysis (that is if you are too scared to go see it, purchase the streamed version or even read the reviews). Show More Summary

Stolen Moment of the Week: Roy Wood Jr.

Who: Roy Wood Jr. Where: The Storyteller Fountain, 5 Points South, Birmingham, Alabama When: December 26, 2014 What: I got to hang out with Roy Wood Jr. when we were both home for the holidays. You can catch him on tour soon. StolenShow More Summary

Prank Changes Highway Sign To Reference 'Christmas Vacation'

"National Lampoon" fans traveling for the holidays got quite the surprise this Christmas. New Jersey's Garden State Parkway got hit by a prank on Thursday when someone changed the highway's exit for Clark and Westfield to read "Clark...Show More Summary

Rare Photos of John Lennon and Paul McCartney Travel to Paris in 1961

John Lennon received £100 for his 21st birthday from his relatives in Scotland, which he spent on a trip to Paris with Paul. On September 30th they set of, hitch-hiking from England, originally planning on going all the way to Spain,...Show More Summary

Jesus Seen In Chicken, Smoke Plumes And Garden Gnomes: The Year's Top Sacred Sightings

This time of year, people all over the world celebrate the birth of Jesus. Readers of HuffPost Weird News reportedly see him all throughout the year, in everything from chicken to waves and trees. These "Sacred Sightings" are alwaysShow More Summary

An Austrian boy couldn’t be more excited about his first pair of new shoes in years, 1946

Six year-old Werfel, living in an orphanage in Austria, hugs a new pair of shoes given to him by the American Red Cross. Photo by Gerald Waller, Austria 1946.

Lesbians And Gays Play 'Guess The Sex Toy' In Arielle Scarcella Video

Put on your thinking cap. Queer YouTube sensation Arielle Scarcella is back with another vlog that brilliantly treads the line between humor and education. In "Guess The Sex Toy," Scarcella brought together a number of gay and lesbian...Show More Summary

Gay, Bi, Transgender: The 85 Most Powerful Comings Out Of 2014

In 2014 thousands, perhaps millions of people came out all over the world. They all made a difference. The folks featured here are just a few who happened to make a big difference and caught our eye on Towleroad this year. Some are well-known,...Show More Summary

With Memories Of A Comic Comrade, Margaret Cho Helps The Homeless

The comedian Margaret Cho has been busking around her hometown, singing, plinking on her guitar and nearly stripping to raise money for the homeless. San Francisco has pop-up restaurants, art galleries and shops, but Ms. Cho’s may be...Show More Summary

'Holiday Chandelier' Parody Sets Sia's Hit Music Video At Ikea

Sia's "Chandelier" is arguably one of the most talked about (and best) songs and videos of 2014. The original, which features the young dancer Maddie Ziegler best known as one of the stars of reality TV show "Dance Moms," was stunning...Show More Summary

14 Vintage New Years Cards from the Late 19th Century

A. C. Krider, Happy New Year, 1882 A Happy New Year, 1876, Henry M. Bloser A Happy New Year, 1876 A Happy New Year, 1879 Happy New Year! 20 for 10 Cents See more »

I'm With Stupid: The Xtreme Danger of Giving an Xbox for Xmas

I find myself in sort of an interesting spot with this week's column. You see, I'm writing this the day before Christmas, but it won't be published until the day after Christmas. Thus, I'm going to have to predict how Christmas is going...Show More Summary

Pictures of Teenage Dancers at Upper Hutt Youth Club in New Zealand, 1969

These photographs were taken by Revelle Jackson in 1969 at the Upper Hutt Youth Club, New Zealand. Unlike typical representations of the "Swinging '60s," these young people appear uncertain — unsure whether they look attractive, whether they are dancing right, skeptical of the futures on which they are embarking. See more »

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