Ariana Grande Is an Ex-Catholic Kabbalist Because of Her Gay Brother

Ariana Grande, the diminutive pop star plagued by demons, recently opened up about leaving the Catholic Church for Kabbalah. "When my brother [Frankie J. Grande] was told that God didn't love him I was like, 'OK, that's not cool,'" she told the Sunday Telegraph. Frankie is an openly gay ex-Big Brother contestant. » 10/21/14 12:28pm 17 minutes ago

Uber Driver Allegedly Threw Rider On the Street and Smashed Her iPhone

Authorities have charged a San Francisco UberX driver with battery, malicious mischief, and vandalism after "forcibly" pulling a female passenger out of the car and throwing her iPhone down the street. The victim claims it took Uber 20 hours to call her back. » 10/21/14 12:01pm 44 minutes ago

Sasha Grey Reenacts Some of the Lamest, Grossest Sexts of All Time

Actress and former porn performer Sasha Grey guest stars in the latest installment of Machinima's "Creepy Text Theatre," where people reenact some of the worst sexts ever sent—full of terrible puns, abject begging for nude pics, and pick-up lines so formal that you can smell the fedora-sweat through the phone. » 10/21/14 11:23am Today 11:23am

Gay Man Wants To Raise $150,000 for Bakery Bigots Just To Be Nice

If any piece of writing was tailored for the Washington Post's "Post Everything" section, surely it's the short essay from Evangelicals for Marriage Equality board member Matt Stolhandske titled "I'm a gay rights activist. I want to give $150,000 to someone who opposes gay marriage." » 10/21/14 10:45am Today 10:45am

Author Stalks Blogger, Joins Long Tradition of Terrible Author Behavior

Over the weekend, a YA novelist named Kathleen Hale published a piece in The Guardian that sent up a social media mushroom cloud. The piece tracked, in painstaking detail, her obsession with a Goodreads reviewer who'd given her novel only one star accompanied by snarky review. The saga ends in a trip to the… » 10/21/14 10:38am Today 10:38am

The Gamergate Subreddit Is the Perfect Source for Gamergate News

The best source of information on Gamergate, the ongoing campaign by video game enthusiasts and basement-tier conservative celebrities who want ... well, it's not exactly clear what, is Reddit's /r/gamergate subreddit. » 10/21/14 10:29am Today 10:29am

Alan Cumming Was Totally Fine With Shia LaBeouf Grabbing His Ass

The story of how grizzled vagabond Shia LaBeouf was arrested by police for showing up wasted to a Broadway production of Cabaret continues to be told, primarily because everyone involved won't stop talking about it. And last night on Conan, it was Cabaret star Alan Cumming's turn. » 10/21/14 10:11am Today 10:11am

Coaches Incite Wrath of Stevie Nicks on The Voice

Stevie Nicks wanted to be an R&B singer when she was young, and so she's thrilled (in a customarily monotone Stevie Nicks way) when contestants Kelli Douglas and Damien duet on the classic "Knock on Wood." Before their battle, she issues one warning to the coaches. A warning that they do not heed. » 10/21/14 9:08am Today 9:08am

I Saw Firsthand How Nuts Airlines Are Getting With Ebola Fear

Yesterday I took a US Airways flight from Raleigh-Durham to Washington, DC to drive some Hellcats. So far so good, right? Across the aisle from me was a woman, from Boston, who was feeling a bit queasy. She asked the flight attendant for some club soda. They responded by trying to kick her off the plane. Any idea why? » 10/21/14 8:57am Today 8:57am

"Heartbroken" Ariana Grande Consoled By Miley Cyrus After Diva Rumors

Back when prissy lil' peanut Ariana Grande's life coach quit because Ariana was such a diva—allegedly—Ariana called Miley Cyrus for advice. According to Ariana, Miley told her, "It will blow over and tomorrow they'll be talking about something else." Huh, well. » 10/21/14 8:29am Today 8:29am

Oscar Pistorius Gets Five Years for Killing of Girlfriend

South African track star Oscar Pistorius, 27, was sentenced to five years in prison Tuesday for the shooting and killing of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. "I'm just glad it's over," June Steenkamp, Reeva's mother, told reporters after the sentencing. » 10/21/14 8:07am Today 8:07am