What Was "The Game"? A Question and Answer About Last Night

Last night, “the game” was a semifinal match between the United States and Germany in the Women’s World Cup. The Americans defeated the favored Germans 2-0, advancing to Sunday’s final, where they will face either England or Japan.http://screamer.deadspin.com/uswnt-reach-th... » 7/01/15 11:12am 13 minutes ago

Gruesome Richard Matt Death Photo Released

WIVB has obtained a photograph showing the body of escaped prisoner Richard Matt. The graphic picture, apparently taken shortly after Matt was shot and killed by police Friday afternoon, shows multiple bullet holes in the top of his head, with blood and brains spattered around him on the ground. » 7/01/15 11:01am 25 minutes ago

Teen Boys Teach Trans Kid How to Talk, Burp, and Ignore Women Like a Man

This is simultaneously heartwarming and harrowing. Alex is a trans teen boy who was featured in the sensitive and layered Frontline doc Growing Up Trans, which aired on PBS last night. Alex befriended a group of cis boys that he idolized. They accepted him, regardless of what other people thought. That’s nice! They… » 7/01/15 10:38am 47 minutes ago

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner Gonna Live Together After Divorce, Wheee

Cue the laugh track, because we’ve got a reckless sitcom on our hands: according to reports, Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner are still going to live together after their divorce. Page Six explains: “Ben, who has been staying in hotels in recent months, will live on the property of their Brentwood marital home, but… » 7/01/15 10:23am Today 10:23am

EMERGENCY ALERT: This Is How to Turn Off Your Phone's Emergency Alerts

Last night, around 4 a.m., a freight train carrying screaming sirens and old dial-up modem sounds crashed through my room. It was a government-issued FLASH FLOOD WARNING, sent express delivery from the darkest depths of Hell directly to my cellphone. Was it even raining when I received the urgent message? Who knows.… » 7/01/15 10:12am Today 10:12am

MTV's Scream Show Is Horrible

MTV’s crack at converting the Scream movie franchise into a weekly show premiered last night. It was so wrong, I can’t think of a thing it did right. Aside from the motormouth genius (the show’s de facto narrator) and the lesbian, the characters are indistinct, poorly acted, and their lines are mumbled at least half… » 7/01/15 9:42am Today 9:42am

Citing First Amendment, Donald Trump Sues Univision for $500 Million

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Miss USA owner and shrunken apple head Donald Trump has filed a $500 million lawsuit against Univision, accusing the network of breach of contract, defamation and—in a compulsory bit of Trumpian weirdness—trying to suppress his right to free speech.… » 6/30/15 9:15pm Yesterday 9:15pm

Significant, Prolonged Heat Wave to Blanket Europe Over the Next Week

Most of western and central Europe is on track to experience a dangerous heat wave over the next week, allowing temperatures to soar up to 30 degrees Fahrenheit above average for several days beginning on Wednesday. This level of heat is extremely dangerous in this part of the world due to the lack of air conditioning… » 6/30/15 8:21pm Yesterday 8:21pm