Good Old Fashioned Internet-Weird If America can be summed up by "life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness" and France can be summed up with "Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité," then the Internet can be summed up with...whatever the hell this is. Show More Summary
Children’s books illustrator Margaret Bloy Graham has died. She was 94 years old. Graham became well-known for collaborating with Gene Zion, a writer and her husband, on the Harry the Dirty Dog picture book series. She went on to work on projects with other writers and author her own books. Show More Summary
Microsoft cofounder and former chief executive Bill Gates thinks his old company is off to a good start with the HoloLens augmented reality headset. Today Gates made his first public remarks on the technology Microsoft unveiled just last week, during an Ask Me Anything chat on Reddit. The comments came after Reddit user castmemberzack asked […]
Ne-Yo is so much of a gentleman that it's almost sickening. So courteous that it's corny. He's in a field of nasty singers and he's the old, randy R&B dude who parties responsibly. He still refers to you as a lady. He has an album titled...Show More Summary
Kanye West Defends Kim Kardashian And Says She Isn't A Gold Digger — But His Reason Why Is A Little Absurd! [CLICK HERE] Aww! Chris Hemsworth's 10-Month Old Twin Babies Hold Hands In Adorable Photo! [CLICK HERE] Teen Mom's Catelynn Lowell Is Sporting That New Mommy Glow While Introducing Her Former Adoption Counselor To Her Baby Girl! [CLICK HERE] Kim Kardashian [...]
Views of the human skull, with missing jaw, found in western Galilee, northern Isreal and estimated at 55,000 years old. Photograph: Tel Aviv University and University of Vienna An ancient skull found in a cave in northern Israel has cast light on the migration of modern humans out of Africa and the dawn of humanity’s colonisation of the world. Show More Summary
California dad Matthew Warner sexually assaulted, tortured, and then murdered his 19-day old baby girl, police say. Warner reported his newborn baby missing from the home on Friday. Newhall law enforcement officers followed the California man on probation for drug charges, to a pickup truck where the dead infant was found. Show More Summary
A resident of Iceland (Hjörtur Smárason) showed a cheeseburger and fries, which he bought in 2009 in one of McDonald’s restaurants in the last day of the network in the country. Six years later, the sandwich has not changed, the only notable difference is that the meat over the years has become a little lighter. […]
For Sony, it's out with the old, and in with the new. The post Sony Partners With Spotify to Launch Playstation Music appeared first on WIRED.
This was a throwback week, of sorts, as we were looking for your best "vintage" photos in order to take home prizes in the latest photo contest. Four full pages in the forums filled up with entries showing all sorts of cool old items, from trains to coffee pots and everything in between. Show More Summary
It looks like there is an ancient star that makes the 4.6 billion-year-old Sun like an infant.
Abstentionism….If there is ever a topic that sets tongues wagging it’s the age old debate about whether Sinn Fein will ever take their seats at Westminster. This obsession is set more so amongst commentators who have for years predicted that Sinn Fein are close to giving up their abstentionist policy when it comes to Westminster. more...
Genetic variations associated with some modern maladies are extremely old, scientists have discovered, predating the evolution of Neanderthals, Denisovans (another ancient hominin) and contemporary humans.
. "Cleaning My Gun" I keep a weather eye on the horizon, back to the wallI like to know who's coming through the door at us allIt's the old Army training, kickin' inI'm not complainingIt's the world we live inRonny and Malarkey, they're...Show More Summary
Andre Perry is 32 years old. He's a commercial photographer, lives in Brooklyn, and loves fashion. He's also black. A month ago, Perry was stopped at a subway station by an undercover officer with the New York City Police Department. He was interrogated about his two-finger ring, arrested, and charged with possession of a deadly weapon—"metal knuckles." Read more...
If you are one of the 15 million Mormon Church members and you still wish to call homosexuality a sin or an aberrant behavior, that has not changed. The big announcement is that Church of Latter Day Saints will protect LGBT people from discrimination in the workplace or in housing. Show More Summary
Turbo Kid is insane. It’s remarkable that a film like this was produced at all. Imagine what a movie might look like if it came from the mind of a ten-year old kid from the ’80s who is obsessed with Mega Man, and who just saw the Mad Max movies for the first time. Show More Summary
Forget the three old chaps over at Top Gear, as it is clear now that our very own Chris Harris is the luckiest guy in the world. Here are two Ferraris, two Porsches, an Aston Martin, a BMW and a very special Renault to prove that. Read more...
Joe Franklin had retired from his legendary low-fi talk show by the time I arrived in NYC in 1995, but I still remember watching reruns of it, somehow, on cable access. (Or maybe my roommate had old VHS copies of it?) It was the kind of thing you'd fall into late at night and be instantly mesmerized by its haphazard, idiosyncratic sensibility. Show More Summary
He ain't afraid to speak his mind! Sam Smith recently had an interview with GQ magazine where the 22 year old pop star talked on a variety of topics including why he makes music in the first place! To which Sam said: "Make music so you don't have to go to therapy or rehab." But he wasn't only providing [...]