Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

All Blogs / Entertainment / Popular


The Insidious Gentrification of Halloween

Photo via Flickr user Ginny In the last decade, the trick-or-treating experience has devolved into a sugar-crazed brouhaha. It used to be that parents herded kids down the streets of their respective cul-de-sacs, neighbors tossed a few “fun-size” goods in the makeshift bags of little witches and ghosts, and that was enough. Show More Summary

Chris Martin Parties With Pantsless Woman After J-Law Breakup

23 minutes agoEntertainment : Defamer

Soft rock dad Chris Martin seems to be doing fine after his breakup with 24-year-old acclaimed actress Jennifer Lawrence . At Kate Hudson's Halloween party last night, he hung out with ex-90210 actress Sara Foster, who was dressed like a business ballerina: Read more...

Here’s Who Will Direct ‘Leatherface’! (Exclusive)

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre prequel is about to shed some serious gore. A few weeks back we exclusively reported that Millennium Films had been talking with two sets of directors to get behind the camera for Leatherface, the prequel that would go back before Tobe Hooper’s 1974 The Texas Chain Saw Massacre and yell […]

'The Vampire Diaries': 19 Jaw-Dropping Moments from 'The World Has Turned and Left Me Here'

23 minutes agoEntertainment / Television : BuddyTV

Necks were broken, arrows fired, and a car crashed into the corn maze celebration on The Vampire Diaries Season 6 Episode 5, and none of those were the most shocking moment of the hour. With new villains, this season has seen it's share of twists and scary moments. Show More Summary

Halloween Complete Collection, Godzilla Talking Blu-ray, More Deals

23 minutes agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Halloween and this deal are both today only. [ Halloween Complete Limited Edition, $90] Read more...

The New Harry Potter Story Explains Why J.K. Rowling Hates Umbridge So Much

If you're anything like me, you probably spend, what, like ninety-nine percent of your time thinking about Harry Potter? Or is that low? Regardless, I'm sure we've all been on the edge of our seats since it was first announced that J.K. Show More Summary

Newswire: Fandango is running an Interstellar contest to send someone to space

In an exciting new trivialization of the epic grandeur of spaceflight, Fandango (along with VICE’s Motherboard blog and Paramount Pictures) will be giving away a trip to Earth’s thermosphere to one lucky Interstellar viewer. Starting...Show More Summary

Amanda Bynes released from psychiatric care, tweets angrily at parents

Amanda Bynes has been released from the psychiatric facility where she'd been on an involuntary hold for three weeks and on Friday morning was making her feelings known via Twitter, railing against her parents and declaring herself fit to take care of her own affairs. 

8 Things You May Not Know About Dracula

Journey into the mysterious, bloody, and surprising world of history's most preeminent vampire!

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 Already Setting Sales Records

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay â?? Part 1 has already broken first day advance ticket sales for 2014. Even though the blockbuster is still three weeks away from release. Clearly, fans just can't wait to see Jennifer Lawrence' Katniss Everdeen...Show More Summary

Rush Limbaugh Has A Despicable Take On Viral Catcalling Video

24 minutes agoPop Culture / Celebrity : PopEater

Just when you thought Rush Limbaugh had insulted women enough. During an Oct. 30 segment of "The Rush Limbaugh Show," Limbaugh responded to the viral video of a woman being harassed while walking in New York City with a chain of decidedly...Show More Summary

Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade announces $15 pioneer founder packs

Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade has just announced a new founder pack option, the pioneer pack. Pre-order founder packs running from $40 to $450 went live last June, but the newly announced pioneer packs cost only $15. They're aimed squarely at gamers "who want to contribute to the founder's program [...]Show More Summary

Video: What Do Taylor Swift’s Neighbors Think of Her?

Taylor Swift loves New York; that much is clear. But now that Taylor has been named New York City's Global Welcome Ambassador, we wanted to see how New Yorkers felt about their new neighbor and representative. So we hit the streets, specifically, the ones found on our Taylor Swift Walking... More »

Zach Braff Dresses as Kurt Russell for Halloween, Runs Into Kurt Russell Himself!

25 minutes agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Just Jared

Zach Braff dresses up as Kurt Russell‘s character from the movie Big Trouble in Little China while attending Kate Hudson’s Annual Halloween Party on Thursday (October 30) in Pacific Palisades, Calif. The 39-year-old actor happened to run into the legendary actor himself at the party and tweeted a photo of them together! Chances he would [...]

‘KIDNAPPED!’ Amanda Bynes Claims She Was Brought Back To L.A. ‘Against Her Will’ In Plot By Shady Sam Lutfi

25 minutes agoEntertainment / Pop Culture : Radar

Amanda Bynes has a new excuse for her current predicament: She was kidnapped! RadarOnline.com has learned that the troubled star’s public defender lawyer is expected to tell a Ventura County… READ ON

Legend Tripping at Cassadaga's Devil's Chair

Photo via Wikimedia User Ebyabe We had only taken about 15 steps into the Lake Helen-Cassadaga cemetery before we saw the men coming down the hill. Some, actually, were boys. It was about 9 PM and very dark, but none of them looked like a police officer. Show More Summary

Nothing Says Halloween Like People Screaming at Horror Games

26 minutes agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Let's plays of horror games are popular for good reason: watching someone else lose it over a jump scare can be hilarious, and, in case you're a huge coward (like me), even therapeutic. There have been lots of really good videos over the years—and what better time to take a look back than Halloween? Read more...

Chris Martin Parties With Pantsless Woman After J-Law Breakup

27 minutes agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

Soft rock dad Chris Martin seems to be doing fine after his breakup with 24-year-old acclaimed actress Jennifer Lawrence. At Kate Hudson's Halloween party last night, he hung out with ex-90210 actress Sara Foster, who was dressed like a business ballerina: Read more...

Focused Cat Remains Totally Transfixed by... Something

It doesn't take much to get a cat's attention. Sometimes, in fact, all it takes is a cat's very own tail. Admittedly, that body part can be especially fascinating. Other times, something as innocent as a lemon can cause a feline to totally...Show More Summary

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC