Woman's Insane Behavior Gets Her Thrown Off Judge Judy, Drug Tested

One of yesterday’s episodes of Judge Judy (a rerun, it turns out) included a case titled, per Time Warner Cable’s description, “High on Drugs or Espresso Shots?!” Though plaintiff Shannon Jones ended up passing a drug test that Judge Judy ordered, I still believe the answer to the titular question is: a little bit… » 5/26/15 12:49pm 30 minutes ago

Suspected Dallas BBQ Attacker Is Gay: Is His Crime a Hate Crime?

The rumors appear to be true: Bayna El-Amin, the man wanted by police after hitting another man over the head with a chair in a fight at the Chelsea Dallas BBQ earlier this month, seems to have been romantically involved with another man. Gawker has discovered what looks to be El-Amin’s Facebook page, which is listed… » 5/26/15 12:15pm Today 12:15pm

Duggar Dad's Political Platform: Incest Should Be Punishable by Death

Last week, 19 Kids and Counting’s Josh Duggar admitted that he molested his sisters when he was a teenager. Though his parents Jim Bob and Michelle successfully helped him avoid prosecution for his crimes, a couple of men have defended the way the Duggars handled the abusive situation in their home. Mike Huckabee has … » 5/26/15 11:57am Today 11:57am

When Did These KUWTK Scenes Film? Keeping Up With the Kontinuity Errors

In a conversation on Sunday night’s episode of Keeping Up With the Kardashians, eldest sister Kourtney brought up her stepfather Bruce Jenner’s announcement that he is transgender and planning to transition. A totally normal topic, given that she ostensibly just learned about this in last week’s episode—except the… » 5/26/15 11:35am Today 11:35am

Rest and Be Thankful for Taylor Swift's Life Is "Not That Hard"

I know it can be a struggle to make it through the day after tossing and turning all night, thinking about Taylor Swift, barely getting even a few minutes of sleep. “Yes, Taylor Swift has a wonderful life,” you think, yawning, so sleepy, “So many blessings. But must she work so hard to get them?” » 5/26/15 10:27am Today 10:27am

B.B. King's Kids Say He Was Murdered by His Business Manager

Earlier this month, a coroner determined that B.B. King’s death was caused by a series of mini-strokes. Now the late bluesman’s kids say his cause of death was tied to something much more nefarious—poison. » 5/25/15 7:00pm Yesterday 7:00pm