Talk show host/author Wendy Williams hit Atlanta on Friday to promote her latest book venture (May 17, 2013). Williams hit up Barnes & Noble book store to sign copies of “Ask Wendy: Straight Up Advice for All the Drama In Your Life” where she takes the blunt, ‘in your face’ advice she’s known for on [...] StraightFromTheA [SFTA] - Atlanta Entertainment Industry Gossip & News
Roadkill accessories are apparently all the rage in the fashion world. A London artist and taxidermist is transforming dead animals in expensive items for the rich and famous to wear. If you’re thinking about picking up an accessory for yourself, then you might want to bring plenty of money. These pieces will easily set you [...]Show More Summary
It’s a Saturday night in the United States, which means we get to scour all of the British Sunday tabloids for Premier League news. And boy there are a lot of BS stories tonight! First up is The Sunday People who say … Continue reading...Show More Summary
Post by Cynthia Dermody It's a sad, sad day, everyone!!!! Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart have really broken up, you guys!!!! No really. No REALLLY. Do you notice all the soggy tear marks over these sentences?!!! Do you notice all...Show More Summary
Thank you for your continued support of Deadspin. Plenty of good games on tonight. The Knicks are playing, too. We'll see y'all tomorrow. Read more...
Among many other things, Google just unveiled a new music streaming service at its I/O developer conference last week, dubbed Play Music All Access. Streaming services, known in the industry as access models, are the next big thing.Show More Summary
You may remember Kai, the oddball hitchhiker who became a hero of sorts after he saved a woman in California from an attacker by going after that guy with a hatchet he happened to be carrying. See "Axe-Wielding Hitchhiker Dude...
It's that time of the week for CrunchWeek, the show where a few of us writers chat up the most interesting stories from the past seven days. Ryan Lawler, Drew Olanoff (clad in his Google Glass), and I discussed all things Google I/O, including Larry Page's keynote, Google+'s new photo features, and the latest Google Glass apps and more. Show More Summary
Every Wednesday in Hartford's Bushnell Park, a barber sets up shop to give free haircuts to anyone who wants one---the homeless to longtime clients all pay the same fee: one hug.
With the season all but wrapped up, attention is turning to the transfer window, where Europe’s top teams try to out-muscle and out-bid each other to sign the hottest properties in football. As clubs and agents try to ramp up the price for their prized assets, an inevitable deluge of rumours rain down. Show More Summary
It Is Better to Barely Try and to Give Up Than to Never Run at All: Tim Burgess is out of the mayor's race, and Goldy isn't running for city council. President Obama Did Something Awful: And Ansel Herz says that this is what you get,...Show More Summary
“For D.” by Christian Wiman: Groans going all the way up a young tree half–cracked and caught in the crook of another pause. All around the hill-ringed, heavened pond leaves shush themselves like an audience. A cellular stillness, as of some huge attention bearing down. May I hold your hand? A clutch of mayflies banqueting […]
Claude Shannon, the father of information theory, used to play an interesting game at cocktail parties. He'd grab a book, open it to a random page, and cover up all but the first letter on the page, then ask someone to guess the next letter. Show More Summary
Kanye West may not have been having the best week - between the gay rumors, his latest temper tantrum, and a bruised up Lamborghini - but we have a feeling that with this weekend, all of that's about to change! The sometimes-volatile yet supremely talented rapper has been hard at work recording his new album in [...]
Beyonce Responds To Pregnancy Rumors Yesterday, the internet all but imploded when multiple sources were said to have confirmed that King Beysus was indeed expecting another little bundle of Carter. Not long after word got out, a message popped up
Have you ever wondered just HOW much you fart per day? Like…would it fill a soda can? A soda bottle? And would you be willing to stick a tight fitting tube up your rectum and wear it around all day to find out? If not, that’s ok! They already wrote a paper on it. Head [...]
Just look at the first 'question.’ Read the full interview at Time Out New York (instead of Time Out Chicago for some reason): Time Out New York: Having all three of you on the phone at once makes me feel like I’m at a veteran-Chicago-DJ convention. Show More Summary
A nursing home resident is now charged with involuntary manslaughter for allegedly attacking another resident who ended up dying. +Alzheimer's Reading Room It all started at Weatherwood Nursing Home when Margaret Lechleitner was pushed by Carl Smith, then fell and hit her head. Show More Summary
Have an old T-shirt lying around that could use a makeover? Toughen up that T with this easiest of easy DIYs: all you need is a handful of rivets and a piece of chalk to map out their placement. I’d style up my studded t-shirt with cutoff jeans (always), black ballet flats, and cat eye [...]
Whilst the polls show Brits remain cynical about Eurovision and think it is all about politics, some of us enjoy Eurovision for that reason, for the music and the betting opportunities. With the elimination of the Former Yugoslavian states of Slovenia, Croatia, Montenegro, Serbia, Macedonia in the semi finals, and Bosnia and Herzegovina withdrawing from the contest, [...]