Idiot Spring Breaker Filmed Biting the Head Off a Hamster

So it's spring break, things get a little crazy out by the pool, and woah wait is this kid really going to bite the head off a live hamster and did he just snap the hamster's neck oh my god teens are the worst. » 3/30/15 1:35am Today 1:35am

Harrison Ford Fell Out of the Sky Recently But He's Okay Now

Crash Recording: Pilot Missed the Chance to Use Bathroom Before Takeoff

According to a new timeline and transcript released by the German newspaper Bild, Germanwings Flight 9525 pilot Andreas Lubitz encouraged his co-pilot to use the bathroom just moments before he intentionally crashed the plane into the French Alps last week. » 3/29/15 10:56pm Yesterday 10:56pm

A Guide to Scientology's Most Ostentatious Real Estate

Empire-building has been part of many a religious group's strategy throughout history. But no one does it better than Scientology. The documentary Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief, which debuts on HBO tonight, offers the first in-depth survey of Scientology's practices, including its ongoing quest to… » 3/29/15 9:40pm Yesterday 9:40pm

Scientist Pretends Monsanto Products Are Totally Safe to Drink

Monsanto pesticides are safe enough to drink in a glass of water, says an honest-to-goodness scientist who immediately refuses an offer to drink a glass of Monsanto pesticides. Not because Monsanto pesticides aren't safe, no, but because he's "not stupid" and the interviewer is "a complete jerk." » 3/29/15 8:00pm Yesterday 8:00pm

Do-Gooder Bus Driver, Nosy Strangers Thwart Toddler's 3 AM Slushie Run

"All I want is a slushie." Like a pint-sized Mike Muir, that's what 4-year-old Annabelle Ridgeway told a Philadelphia city bus driver early Friday morning. Unfortunately, thanks to the selfless actions of him and other annoyingly helpful strangers, Annabelle never fulfilled her icy desire. » 3/29/15 4:05pm Yesterday 4:05pm

Two Bodies Found in Rubble of East Village Building Explosion

UPDATE 8:30 p.m.: One of the deceased has been identified as 23-year-old Nicholas Figueroa. According to reports, Figueroa was on a first date and reportedly got caught in the worst of the blast when he walked to the back of the restaurant, apparently to pay the check. His date, who was apparently waiting at the… » 3/29/15 3:25pm Yesterday 3:25pm

Rutgers Student Allegedly Took LSD, Got Naked, Stabbed Friend

A Rutgers student was arrested for attempted murder on Saturday after police say the man removed his clothing and stabbed a classmate in the neck under the influence of LSD, the Associated Press reports. » 3/29/15 2:10pm Yesterday 2:10pm

Indiana Governor Refuses to Clarify Anti-Gay Bill He Vowed to Clarify

Facing widespread criticism over a new "religious freedom" law that may allow businesses to discriminate against LGBT customers, Indiana Governor Mike Pence said this weekend that he was "determined to clarify" the bill distorted by "irresponsible headlines." Then, given an opportunity to do so on Sunday, the governor » 3/29/15 12:45pm Yesterday 12:45pm

Report: Germanwings Co-Pilot Had Serious Psychosomatic Illness

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Outrageous Soccer Fight Features Head Kick, Brawl, Chase Scene

This might be the wildest, most bizarre sports fight I have ever seen. Massive brawls between teams or alcohol-fueled fights in the stands I get, but this? Why did the goalkeeper trip the celebrating player, why did the second guy trip him, and WHY DID THE THIRD GUY COME OVER AND KICK HIM IN THE FUCKING HEAD? » 3/28/15 5:31pm Saturday 5:31pm

7 Shot at Spring Break Party in Florida

The Gawker Review Weekend Reading List [3.28.15]

Are we being who we think we should be or who we think other people want us to be? Hyun Kim, meditating on the matter of habits, posed this question two weeks ago. But maybe it's less a question of who we think we should be and who we think other people want us to be, and instead a question of who we are. So, who are… » 3/28/15 1:41pm Saturday 1:41pm

Two More Cosby Accusers Come Forward with Disturbing Assault Stories

Times Six: Affirming a Pluralistic Vision of Blackness

I read Akiba Solomon for the first time in the early 2000s when she was a senior editor at The Source magazine. While Akiba's penchant for crafting sentences was on par with some of the greatest scribes of that era, it was her ability to structure features, interviews, and investigative pieces that made the… » 3/28/15 12:25pm Saturday 12:25pm

I Interrupted Anime Twitter Cybersex Roleplay as Bar Rescue's Jon Taffer

Some people role play to escape the dreariness of their day-to-day lives. Some people role play to bring back childhood memories. Some people role play to explore fantastical worlds of their own creation. I role play because I want to know the answer to the question "What if powerful and intimidating Bar Rescue host… » 3/28/15 12:05pm Saturday 12:05pm

Report: Germanwings Co-Pilot Concealed Possible Eye Problems