Politics

Spike Lee incorrectly tweets George Zimmerman's home address, elderly couple flee their home

Spike Lee incorrectly tweets George Zimmerman's home address, elderly couple flee their home

Okay, I'm being slightly misleading here. The individual responsible for originally tweeting the incorrect address is one Marcus D…
Geraldo Rivera kinda sorta apologizes for Trayvon Martin hoodie comments

Geraldo Rivera kinda sorta apologizes for Trayvon Martin hoodie comments

Today, in "things that will make you angry": noted blowhard/embarrassment to mustache owners everywhere Geraldo Rivera has apologized…
Transgendered Miss Universe Canada contestant unceremoniously booted from pageant

Transgendered Miss Universe Canada contestant unceremoniously booted from pageant

Despite the presence of one of the first transgender teen characters on prime-time television on the acclaimed Canadian teen soap Degrassi: The…
Teenage boy's porn-star date cruelly denied entrance to his prom

Teenage boy's porn-star date cruelly denied entrance to his prom

Mike Stone, an eighteen-year-old Minnesota high school student who has clearly seen The Girl Next Door way, way too many times, is a man…
Chick-fil-A gets drag-queen endorsement with new music video

Chick-fil-A gets drag-queen endorsement with new music video

Chick-fil-A is known for two things; their down-home, simple style of chicken-sandwich preparation, and their down-home, simple style of bigotry…
Job seekers are being pressured into giving up their Facebook passwords, possibly also their 4Chan avatar

Job seekers are being pressured into giving up their Facebook passwords, possibly also their 4Chan avatar

A job interview will probably require you to divulge parts of your life that are supposed to be talked about: your relevant skills, your…
Watch: Eminem meets Mittens in "Will the Real Mitt Romney Please Stand Up?"

Watch: Eminem meets Mittens in "Will the Real Mitt Romney Please Stand Up?"

Even when Mitt Romney was a wayward teenager, tasting beer and taking a single drag off a cigarette, I doubt in his wildest dreams he imagined…
Alec Baldwin calls Oklahoma Senator an "oil whore"

Alec Baldwin calls Oklahoma Senator an "oil whore"

Alec Baldwin may not be running for political office, but he's certainly making his opinions felt on Twitter, even after threatening to go…
The President pinky-promises Adrian Grenier he'll make a cameo in that <em>Entourage</em> movie

The President pinky-promises Adrian Grenier he'll make a cameo in that Entourage movie

Between appointing Supreme Court justices and serving as commander-in-chief for the armed forces, you would think that the President would rank…
George Clooney arrested at protest in D.C.

George Clooney arrested at protest in D.C.

Soccer moms nationwide are probably feeling tingly after images of George Clooney being handcuffed at a D.C. protest were posted on CNN earlier…
This just in: according to official North Korean news agency, there's a new website in North Korea

This just in: according to official North Korean news agency, there's a new website in North Korea

I'd like to bring your attention to probably the greatest website in the entire world. The Korean Central News Agency of the Democratic…
Rochester College asks student to stop being gay on Facebook

Rochester College asks student to stop being gay on Facebook

When Rochester College student Klah Zabel recently came out as a lesbian by posting a banner photo on Facebook timeline saying…
Westboro Baptist Church hates on Radiohead, of all things

Westboro Baptist Church hates on Radiohead, of all things

A few years ago, my friend told me that he'd heard Westboro Baptist Church was an elaborate scam led by former civil-rights lawyer Fred…
Richard Nixon's lost love letters confirm he had emotions other than rage and paranoia

Richard Nixon's lost love letters confirm he had emotions other than rage and paranoia

Nations can be unhealthily focused on their leaders’ love/sex lives, especially if those leaders are the type to marry Carla Bruni, to…
Meghan McCain required a therapist to deal with media focus on her body

Meghan McCain required a therapist to deal with media focus on her body

At the SXSW conference over the weekend, McCainBlogette mastermind Meghan McCain spoke with Forbes' Meghan Casserly about politics, life in…
Teacher fired over gay porn past reinstated at middle school

Teacher fired over gay porn past reinstated at middle school

Lately, it seems like you can't swing a dildo dead cat in the blogosphere without hitting a story about a teacher getting fired over…
Links: Justin Bieber fans are really weird and depressing

Links: Justin Bieber fans are really weird and depressing

Above: graph-based humorist Gillian Hemme let loose this excellent analysis of how Rush Limbaugh thinks birth-control pills work. They…
The dude from <em>Growing Pains</em> says that being gay is "unnatural"

The dude from Growing Pains says that being gay is "unnatural"

If you're a gay kid who grew up in the 1980s, you probably spent a significant amount of time fantasizing about going to the mall with Mike…
<em>The Artist</em> star cut 9/11 joke from new sex comedy

The Artist star cut 9/11 joke from new sex comedy

Although The Artist's Jean Dujardin captured Americans' hearts at the Oscars with his gushy, heavily-accented Best Actor acceptance…
Twitter to be used in worldwide manhunt game

Twitter to be used in worldwide manhunt game

Twitter will soon be used to hunt the world's deadliest game: grizzly bears with chainsaws man. The U.S. Embassy, Institute for…