Portrait of the Artist as a Fame Whore: Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck

Kurt Cobain and Whitney Houston have always had a lot in common, but it was never more apparent than in Brett Morgen’s documentary Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, which premiered on HBO last night. Both Cobain and Houston were addicts who died too young, yes, but through Morgen’s deep dive into Cobain’s private life,… » 5/05/15 11:25am 13 minutes ago

After Apologizing, Jeremy Renner Reiterates That Black Widow Is "A Slut"

Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron opened last week, which is great news because it signals that the disastrous press tour for Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron is almost over. Super-bros Chris Evans and Jeremy Renner had to apologize last month for calling Black Widow a “slut” in an interview, and on Conan Monday,… » 5/05/15 11:02am 36 minutes ago

Ugh, This Worm Video Is So Gross, I Hate It, Don't Click (Not Joking)

Hey man, it’s your life, but I’m like a professional internet person and I thought this was pretty gnarly. Maybe you already saw it on Reddit or something, in which case the damage is done, but if not, just do yourself a favorite and watch this instead: » 5/05/15 3:00am Today 3:00am

Hero Pizza Guy Makes Delivery After Getting Stabbed and Carjacked

Some situations—such as needing pizza—are clear emergencies while others—like, say, getting stabbed—can pretty much be dealt with whenever. On Monday, a Louisville pizza guy demonstrated a clear understanding of this distinction, completing a delivery minutes after getting shanked and carjacked. » 5/05/15 2:00am Today 2:00am

Scarlett Johansson Spoils Mayweather-Pacquiao For The SNL Cast

Most of us had the choice to watch Saturday Night Live or Mayweather-Pacquiao this weekend. Jay Pharoah did not, because he had to work. You could tell he wanted to watch the fight, however, because at the end of the show, host Scarlett Johansson let everyone know that Mayweather won, and Pharoah’s face dropped. » 5/04/15 9:01pm Yesterday 9:01pm

Subway Shooter Willie Groomes Will Not Be Charged in Slaying

Willie Groomes, a retired correction officer who shot and killed 32-year-old Gilbert Drogheo in Brooklyn’s Borough Hall subway station in March, will not be indicted in the shooting, Brooklyn District Attorney Kenneth Thompson announced in a statement this evening. » 5/04/15 8:19pm Yesterday 8:19pm

Why Zack Kopplin Is Losing Ground In The War Against Creationists

For the past eight years, 21-year-old Zack Kopplin has been fighting to keep creationism out of Louisiana’s science classrooms. Despite a series of setbacks and the feeling that he’s continually losing battles, Kopplin still feels he’ll win the war. We spoke with him to learn more. » 5/04/15 7:38pm Yesterday 7:38pm

Some Things You Didn't Know About The Annual Met Gala

Every year, the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York city hosts a fundraiser where nimble dolls dress up in ornate dresses and stand perfectly still next to less attractive dolls. The yearly ritual, while exhaustively documented, is not open to dirt people and regulars. What happens on the… » 5/04/15 6:00pm Yesterday 6:00pm

Is This Proof That The US Air Force Can Aerially Refuel Stealth Drones?

The RQ-170 Sentinel went from “Beast of Kandahar” enigma to Bin Laden-catching fame to crashing into Iranian hands, all in about half a decade. Since then, there have been few photos and little official talk as to its existence. Yet these pictures may prove that the RQ-170, or an enhanced version of it, is capable of… » 5/04/15 5:30pm Yesterday 5:30pm

What the Hell Are You Doing? You're Burning the Shit Out of My Plants!

With a little bit of headsmarts and ingenuity, anything is possible. Want to make a volcano but don’t particular remember middle school chemistry class? One young man has just the solution: a chiminea, a leafblower, and some dried up plants. It’s all you need to get in business—that is, until mom sees you. » 5/04/15 5:20pm Yesterday 5:20pm