MSNBC Host: Why Did FSU QB Think He Could Punch a “Blonde Woman"?

During this morning’s episode of Morning Joe, host Joe Scarborough asked the following question about now former Florida State quarterback De’Andre Johnson’s alleged assault of a woman in a Tallahassee bar: “What about the culture that would have a guy think he could get away with punching a blonde woman...like...the… » 7/07/15 12:50pm 5 minutes ago

The Evolution of Game of Thrones' Effects With VFX Boss Joe Bauer

When you get a chance to talk to Game of Thrones’ VFX supervisor Joe Bauer, you don’t ask him about the weather. So we didn’t—instead, we asked him to discuss the greatest FX scenes over the show’s five seasons in this exclusive io9 video, and the show’s ever-evolving with practical effects and digital wizardry. » 7/07/15 12:40pm 15 minutes ago

The U.S. Government's Piss-Poor Anti-ISIS Propaganda Campaign

Behold the propaganda leaflets that the United States and its coalition partners are producing in the battle against ISIS. They have been circulating since December on social media, aimed to dissuade foreign fighters or just plain Muslims from joining the ranks. The message, and the imagery, are pathetic. But there is… » 7/07/15 12:31pm 24 minutes ago

Demon Popstar Ariana Grande Contaminates Donuts With Her Hellish Tongue

Ariana Grande, a mewling kitten wearing sexy bloomers, claimed in 2013 that she was attacked by demons from hell. This weekend, however, she revealed herself to be the true demon from hell by sneakily licking donuts at a donut shop and then not buying them. Also: she “hates America.” Also: she’s dating a backup dancer. » 7/07/15 12:22pm 33 minutes ago

Man Named Bear Kills Gator That Ate His Dumb Friend: "He Had to Go"

After he was warned not to go into the bayou with a large alligator this weekend, a 28-year-old Texas man did just that, declaring “Fuck that alligator!” and jumping to his demise. Now a friend of the victim, a man known only as Bear, has made the alligator pay with its life for his buddy’s mistake. » 7/07/15 12:05pm 50 minutes ago

Idiotic and Insulting Idea Originates, Surprisingly, in New Jersey

America’s student loan crisis is heavy weight that hangs over the heads of millions of people young and old, often preventing them from living the life they once dreamed of. One New Jersey legislator has a patronizing and useless pseudo-solution to this problem. » 7/07/15 11:20am Today 11:20am

BuzzFeed’s Support of Women’s Rights Does Not Include Abortion

In late January, BuzzFeed published a lengthy standards and ethics manual, with which the site intended to hold itself accountable for various missteps (such as surreptitiously deleting articles). Unlike most other news outlets that bother with ethics manuals, however, BuzzFeed decided to specify its stance toward a… » 7/07/15 11:13am Today 11:13am

Jill Scott Finally Admits She Was Wrong About Bill Cosby

Looks like Bill Cosby’s admission that he purchased Quaaludes to “use” on women was enough to convince even his staunchest defender that Hey, this guy might be guilty. http://defamer.gawker.com/report-bill-co... » 7/07/15 11:01am Today 11:01am

Trump's DC Hotel Is Being Built by Undocumented Immigrants He Despises

According to Donald Trump, idiot billionaire and face of YouTube’s popular Annoying Orange, Mexican immigrants who come to the U.S. illegally “have lots of problems” and they’re “bringing those problems to us.” He has publicly claimed that the only things undocumented immigrants have to offer the U.S. are drugs and… » 7/07/15 10:38am Today 10:38am

Subway Jared Allegedly Ran Porn Lending Library Out of His College Dorm

Many of us suffered a devastating blow this morning when we learned that beloved sandwich savant and Subway black card holder Jared Fogle is being investigated for child porn. Apparently, however, this news shouldn’t come as too much of a surprise: Back in college, Jared’s original claim to fame was loaning his… » 7/07/15 9:52am Today 9:52am

Here Are All the Theories About the Ben Affleck and Jen Garner Divorce

After 10 years and one day of marriage, actors Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner announced last week that they’ve decided to divorce. We knew this was coming, but still, we ask: why? What happened in between falling in love on the set of Daredevil (2004) and moving out of a shared bedroom in their Los Angeles home and… » 7/07/15 9:31am Today 9:31am