New Delhi rapist on victim: ‘She should just be silent and allow rape’

by CNN // March 3, 2015 // Updated 09:47 GMT // 0 Comments

Mukesh Singh, a bus driver, was one of five men convicted in the 2012 gang rape case and sentenced to death by hanging. He and three others are appealing the sentence. Singh showed no remorse, for what he dubbed “an accident” that occurred on December 2012 to a BBC Storyville documentary crew. “A decent girl […]

Jada Pinkett Smith Enjoys Watching Will Smith’s Sex Scenes

by The Huffington Post // February 27, 2015 // Updated 19:49 GMT // 0 Comments Jada Pinkett Smith (and Will Smith, chiming in) to Extra on watching her husband Will’s sex scenes, and … you know what, no. There’s just too much wrong with all this. Will Smith, left, and Jada Pinkett Smith arrive at the world premiere of “Focus” at the TCL Chinese Theatre on Tuesday, Feb. 24, […]

Jimmy Fallon’s #EmailFail Tweets Prove Technology Is Hilarious

by The Huffington Post // February 27, 2015 // Updated 16:31 GMT // 0 Comments

A recent Gmail glitch caused users to send emails to the wrong people, which potentially led to a lot of awkward situations. In honor of all the awkwardness, Jimmy Fallon made this week’s hashtag #EmailFail. And FYI, these are hilarious: – “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” airs weeknights at 11:35 p.m. ET on NBC.

Virginia To Compensate Victims Of Forced Sterilizations

by The Huffington Post // February 27, 2015 // Updated 01:20 GMT // 0 Comments

Lewis Reynolds didn’t understand what had been done to him when he was 13. Years later, after getting married, the Lynchburg man discovered he couldn’t father children. The reason: He had been sterilized by the state.Sarah Jane Wiley stares out a window in the former operating room at the old Virginia Colony for the Epileptic […]

#TBT To The Great 1980s Llama Bubble

by The Huffington Post // February 26, 2015 // Updated 23:02 GMT // 0 Comments

Llamas are big on the Internet, especially Thursday, because two escaped in Arizona. –ASSOCIATED PRESS A similar boom-bust cycle is happening now with alpacas, which are being described, by someone who wants to sell you alpacas, obviously, as “the world’s finest livestock investment. … Unlike the stock market, alpacas are depreciable over five years.” What […]

More lawsuits in UNC academic scandal; whistleblower settles with university

by CNN // February 25, 2015 // Updated 14:27 GMT // 0 Comments

Former basketball player Leah Metcalf, and former football player James Arnold filed a separate but similar class-action lawsuit in state court in North Carolina. Ken Wainstein, who was hired by the university to act as an independent investigator, revealed in October that academic fraud had taken place at UNC for 18 years, and that UNC […]

11 Couples Who Haven’t Figured Out This Whole Kissing Thing

by The Huffington Post // February 24, 2015 // Updated 23:15 GMT // 0 Comments

Listen, not everyone was playing spin the bottle or seven minutes in heaven in junior high, so some of us are a little late to the kissing game. That being said, if you agree that there’s a right and wrong way to kiss, these 11 couples are just doing it all wrong. Bless their hearts.Imgur

BTK’s Daughter

by The Huffington Post // February 23, 2015 // Updated 10:27 GMT // 0 Comments

Kerri Rawson spent the past 10 years coming to terms with learning that she was the daughter of the BTK serial killer. At times she felt hemmed in by his crimes, as though she had done something wrong – as though she, too, was a prisoner. Read the whole story at The Wichita Eagle

The Riot That Sparked the Selma March

by The Huffington Post // February 18, 2015 // Updated 16:04 GMT // 0 Comments

President Lyndon Johnson called “Bloody Sunday” a turning point in American history, comparing it to Lexington and Concord and Appomattox. This was not Texas hyperbole. The brutal attack on voting rights activists on the Edmund Pettus Bridge 50 years ago this March 7 shocked the nation and forced LBJ to put a voting rights bill […]

The Dead Militant in the Photo? The Wrong Guy, and He’s Not Happy

by The New York Times // February 16, 2015 // Updated 19:41 GMT // 0 Comments

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan — After an airstrike killed a prominent recruiter for the Islamic State in Afghanistan last week, the Afghan spy agency issued a triumphant news release announcing his death and providing a picture of a man it identified as the wanted militant, Mullah Abdul Rauf Khadim. Unfortunately, the spy agency sent news organizations a […]

Matt Bomer On How ‘Magic Mike’ Helped Him Overcome Shyness And Master A Thong

by The Huffington Post // February 13, 2015 // Updated 17:37 GMT // 0 Comments

Matt Bomer will don a thong (and little else) in the hotly anticipated “Magic Mike XXL,” but the hunky actor says stripping and performing steamy dance moves alongside co-stars Channing Tatum and Joe Manganiello had a more personal payoff. LOS ANGELES, CA – JUNE 24: Actor Matt Bomer arrives at the 2012 Los Angeles Film […]

Dessert Recipes For Your Slow Cooker. Because Yes, We Can.

by The Huffington Post // February 3, 2015 // Updated 12:01 GMT // 0 Comments

We’re not going to sugarcoat it, baking can be hard. If you don’t know what you’re doing it’s really easy to get things really wrong. Like, I-don’t-even-want-to-eat-that wrong. Cakes cave in unexpectedly, brownies don’t rise (because you maybe forgot the eggs) and pie crusts crumble all too frequently. For those of us who don’t have […]

London Theater Journal: Laughing Wall to Wall

by The New York Times // February 1, 2015 // Updated 15:00 GMT // 0 Comments

Truly funny plays tend to be the exception rather than the rule in New York these days. So I have grabbed the chance here to wander across the spectrum of what makes people laugh – and groan and sigh. Within only a few days, I was able to savor both the midnight blues of the […]

Mary Cheney: Why is drag ‘socially acceptable’ and blackface isn’t?

by CNN // January 30, 2015 // Updated 19:47 GMT // 0 Comments

“Why is it socially acceptableas a form of entertainmentfor men to put on dresses, make up and high heels and act out every offensive stereotype of women (bitchy, catty, dumb, slutty, etc.)but it is not socially acceptableas a form of entertainmentfor a white person to put on blackface and act out offensive stereotypes of African […]

Oops! News sites backtrack on reports Romney is running

by CNN Money // January 30, 2015 // Updated 12:53 GMT // 0 Comments

Shachtman owned up to the mistake. “Our sources were wrong. Romney’s not running,” he said on Twitter. – Chicago Mercantile Association: Certain market data is the property of Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc. and its licensors. All rights reserved.

Plastic Surgeon Explains The Reasons Not To Get An Operation

by The Huffington Post // January 29, 2015 // Updated 20:34 GMT // 0 Comments

Dr. Andrew Jacono joins HuffPost Live to explain how he knows when someone wants plastic surgery for the wrong reasons. Watch the video here.Mimi Haddon via Getty Images

Loredana Chivu, Playboy Model, Blasts News Reports That Dad Killed Himself Over Her Nude Pics

by The Huffington Post // January 29, 2015 // Updated 18:10 GMT // 0 Comments

A former Playboy model says that multiple media outlets got the story wrong when they claimed her father killed himself because of her nude photos. –Facebook HuffPost software engineer Dan Fratean, who translated Chivu’s Facebook posts, contributed to this report.

An Hour After My Son Was Born, I Was Right Where My Wife Needed Me. In Line At Shake Shack

by The Huffington Post // January 28, 2015 // Updated 21:19 GMT // 0 Comments

My son was just an hour old and I had just become a proud first-time father. Guess what I was doing. Cradling him, while singing him his first lullaby? Nope. Showing him off to gathered relatives? Try again. Triumphantly posting a picture to Facebook? Sorry, wrong.Bloomberg via Getty Images Read the whole story at The […]

Late July’s Taco Truck-Inspired Tortilla Chips Are Our Super Bowl Chip Of Choice

by The Huffington Post // January 28, 2015 // Updated 12:00 GMT // 0 Comments

If you’re not shoving as many chips into your face as possible on Super Bowl Sunday, you’re doing something wrong. Luckily, there’s a new game day chip of choice, at least according to us, that will ensure maximum dip consumption and minimum snacking fatigue. You may be comfortable with plain old corn tortilla chips, and […]

Snowstorm’s Forecasters Were Mostly Right

by The Huffington Post // January 27, 2015 // Updated 21:50 GMT // 0 Comments

In the wake of the blizzard that wasn’t, New Yorkers on Tuesday were asking how the weather forecasters could have been so wrong. Read the whole story at New York Times A passerby walks through an accumulation of snow on January 27, 2015 on the Upper East Side of New York. | Yana Paskova via […]

Louis C.K. Says He Has ‘No Problem’ With Tom Brady’s Deflated Balls

by The Huffington Post // January 27, 2015 // Updated 16:54 GMT // 0 Comments

Everyone from late night hosts to Science Guys are weighing in on #Deflategate, but one comedian recently said he has “no problem” with the alleged scandal. While talking with David Letterman, Louis C.K. explained that he’s cool with the Patriots possibly trying to get an edge on the competition, saying, “Why not? It’s a stupid […]

Nicholas Kristof Still Disagrees With Bill Maher On Radical Islam

by The Huffington Post // January 27, 2015 // Updated 16:17 GMT // 0 Comments

Nicholas Kristof was sitting next to Ben Affleck in October of 2014 as the actor famously sparred with Bill Maher over the principles of radical Islam. When Affleck accused Maher of being “racist” and “gross” for claiming radical Islam is “the only religion that acts like the mafia, that will f–king kill you if you […]

Awful Guy Farts On Dog

by The Huffington Post // January 21, 2015 // Updated 17:22 GMT // 0 Comments

You, sir, are what is wrong with America. – (H/T Reddit)

Zakaria: Military intervention not solution to terrorist threat

by CNN // January 21, 2015 // Updated 05:15 GMT // 0 Comments

This theory was sometimes described during the Iraq war as, “We fight them there so we don’t have to fight them here.” It was wrong then and it’s wrong now.

Scores killed in Pakistan bus collision

by CNN // January 12, 2015 // Updated 06:20 GMT // 0 Comments

Police are investigating whether the tanker was solely at fault, or whether the bus driver also bore some responsibility. Shoaib Siddiqui, Commissioner of Karachi, told CNN that initial investigations suggest that the road condition was bad, and the oil tanker was traveling the wrong way on the national highway. – Journalist Adeel Raja contributed reporting […]