The Best Movies and TV Coming to Netflix This December

Baby, it's cold outside. Maybe you've got the post-Thanksgiving blues, maybe you're just snowed in by feet upon feet of climate change. But don't be afraid, don't you give it a second thought! You just settle in tight for a month of new shit on Netflix. It'll get you all the way to Christmas. » 11/26/14 11:24am 16 minutes ago

Tiny Shih Tzu Dressed as a Teddy Bear Works Out on a Treadmill

Look, I'm not going to tell you this is anything more than what it is: a video of very small dog dressed as a teddy bear—or, if you nerds prefer, an Ewok—walking on a treadmill for an amount of time that is just long enough for you to register amusement and just short enough that you won't have to worry overmuch about… » 11/26/14 11:00am 41 minutes ago

Another School Suspends Frats After Bros Wave Dildos at Rape Protesters

Frat bros at San Diego State University were not content to let a Take Back the Night March go unbothered last Friday, according to The San Diego Union-Tribune. The paper reports that bros from two different frats yelled obscenities and threw eggs at women protesting sexual assault on campus. Some reportedly waved… » 11/26/14 10:50am 51 minutes ago

But Is It Gay Enough?: The Imitation Game

Alan Turing is a prime example of the kind of historical figure people cite as proof that one's sexuality has no bearing on one's accomplishments. Turing essentially invented the computer and formalized much that comes with it, including the algorithm and the concept of artificial intelligence. According to Winston… » 11/26/14 10:40am Today 10:40am

Joni Mitchell on Taylor Swift Maybe Playing Her in a Movie: Nah

Remember when bestselling haircut Taylor Swift was eyeing a role playing Joni Mitchell in an adaption of Sheila Weller's book Girls Like Us, chronicling the rise of Mitchell, Carly Simon, and Carole King? Joni herself is claiming responsibility for putting the kibosh on the whole idea. » 11/26/14 10:31am Today 10:31am

Michael Brown's Parents Think Darren Wilson's Story "Sounds Crazy"

Michael Brown's parents—Lesley McSpadden and Michael Brown, Sr.—were on the Today show this morning, where they responded to Ferguson, Mo. police officer Darren Wilson's public comments following a grand jury's decision not to indict him for the killing of their son. » 11/26/14 9:55am Today 9:55am

Jennifer Aniston Flips Out on the BBC's Most Awkward Interviewer

Chris Stark, the BBC Radio host known for his charmingly awkward celebrity interviews—you've probably seen the one with Mila Kunis—got a second chance to interview Jennifer Aniston this week. What he didn't know was that his boss, Scott Mills, had put Aniston up to intentionally giving the Worst Interview Ever. » 11/26/14 9:45am Today 9:45am

Actually, Riots are Good: The Economic Case for Riots in Ferguson

Smirking St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Robert McCulloch took his robes off long enough on Monday to announce to the world that the killer of Mike Brown would face no criminal charges. In lieu of the usual grand jury process wherein the prosecutor says it wants an indictment and then the grand jury… » 11/26/14 9:35am Today 9:35am

Everything Leaving Netflix at the End of November

Nobody wants to talk about stuff leaving Netflix in the middle of the night, any more than we want to talk about weird family vibes this holiday or the fact that we will probably all get snowed in forever while it's happening. So let's think instead about all these Netflix movies that we have the next five days to… » 11/26/14 9:21am Today 9:21am