Robin Thicke Finally, Mercifully Moving On From Paula Patton

After covering all the bases in his attempt to win back estranged wife Paula Patton—crying at the BET awards, sending sad texts, writing her a commercially unsuccessful album—Robin Thicke is finally throwing in the towel. Sources "in Thicke's camp" told Perez Hilton the singer knows it's over and has an attorney… » 7/24/14 1:50pm 25 minutes ago

Elite F-14 Flight Officer Explains Why The Tomcat Was So Influential

We sat at the end of the runway, our F-14's GE-110 motors humming, awaiting our clearance to begin what would be the last F-14 Demonstration ever. The Air Boss's voice crackled over the radio: "Tomcat Demo, you're cleared to five miles and 15k feet. The air show box is yours" At that very moment, I distinctly remember… » 7/24/14 1:49pm 26 minutes ago

Here's Everything They Got Wrong (and Right) in the Movie Twister

Twister is arguably the most popular weather movie ever made, and it sparked an interest in meteorology in both kids and adults alike. While the movie is incredibly entertaining, it's also on some pretty solid ground when it comes to the science. Just how much did the creators of Twister get right and wrong? » 7/24/14 1:36pm 39 minutes ago

Thatz Not Okay: Should You Blow-Dry Your Pubes at the Gym?

I was in the locker room at my gym today and I saw a woman blow-drying her pubic hair with the communal hair dryers. She was trying to be surreptitious about it, but I totally saw her and I was totally grossed out. In the end I didn't say anything to her, but I'm wondering if I should have. Blow-drying your pubes with… » 7/24/14 1:00pm Today 1:00pm

Mozilla Founder Pens Heroic Facebook Post About a Bad Bachelor Party

I am willing to wager a few shillings that Mozilla founder and former Facebook director Blake Ross has been to a Renaissance fair or two. For he hath bourne, on Facebook, the kind of dramatic play best enacted in a town square—and cast himself as the hero struggling to keep his dark, murderous desires at bay. » 7/24/14 12:49pm Today 12:49pm

For Your Consideration: Conan O'Brien's Sharktopus vs. Pteracuda Scene

Conan O'Brien may be the biggest human star in Sharktopus vs. Pteracuda, but he doesn't get a ton of screen time in his cameo as a slightly more dickish version of himself. Perhaps the producers were concerned that, if cast in a longer role, he would compete with Sharktopus for the spotlight and overshadow poor… » 7/24/14 12:30pm Today 12:30pm

This Is the Best Comics-Inspired Hip-Hop Routine You'll Ever See

Having provided the first sexy couples routine of the season a couple of weeks ago, Rudy and Tanisha were at it again on last night's So You Think Can Dance. Watch as the smoldering duo perform a comic book-inspired hip-hop routine. » 7/24/14 12:10pm Today 12:10pm

Could We Have Some Real Scientists Look At Executions Now, Please?

Last night Arizona became the latest state this year to ineptly carry out an execution. Joseph Wood, who was executed for a 1989 double murder of his ex-girlfriend and her father, either "gasped" or "snored" for two hours before finally expiring. » 7/24/14 12:00pm Today 12:00pm

At Least 16 Palestinians Killed in Israeli Strike on School Shelter

At least 16 Palestinians were killed by Israeli shelling on a school being used as a shelter today. The U.N., which has been operating the shelter, says this is the third time a school shelter has been hit in the 16-day conflict. The AP has published photos of children injured in the attack (like the one above). » 7/24/14 11:25am Today 11:25am

Stephen Colbert Asks Tim Draper Why He Wants to Destroy California

The only thing that could make grinning villain venture capitalist Tim Draper look more sinister and insane than campaigning to divide California into six poorly named states is laughing maniacally on the Colbert Report. Now, we can cross that off the list. » 7/24/14 11:15am Today 11:15am

Thatz Not Okay: Should You Blow-Dry Your Pubes at the Gym?

I was in the locker room at my gym today and I saw a woman blow-drying her pubic hair with the communal hair dryers. She was trying to be surreptitious about it, but I totally saw her and I was totally grossed out. In the end I didn't say anything to her, but I'm wondering if I should have. Blow-drying your pubes with… » 7/24/14 1:00pm Today 1:00pm