This, Not That: Stories From the Week You Should Read

The trust we extend to others, though not always easily offered, is easily broken. For example, the faith we put into our sports heroes to be exceptional individuals on and off the field, only to eventually find out they aren't as strong-willed and as honorable as we dreamed (or, more accurately, we finally face up to… » 9/21/14 9:00am 29 minutes ago

Police Say No Probable Cause to Arrest Person of Interest in UVA Case

After police in Charlottesville searched the apartment of a UVA nursing assistant seen by eyewitnesses with his arm around Hannah Graham's waist on the night she went missing, the Daily Mail reports that authorities say they have no probable cause to arrest him. » 9/20/14 5:55pm Yesterday 5:55pm

New Leaked Jennifer Lawrence and Kim Kardashian West Nudes Hit Reddit

Early Saturday morning, a new round of celebrity nudes was dumped on 4chan and Reddit, TMZ reports. The new round of leaked photos includes intimate selfies of Kim Kardashian West and Vanessa Hudgens, and new photos of soccer goalie Hope Solo, Jennifer Lawrence, and Kaley Cuoco, all three of whom appeared in the cache… » 9/20/14 3:35pm Yesterday 3:35pm

49 Hostages Held by Islamic Militants in Iraq Have Been Freed

Forty-six Turkish hostages, including diplomats, consulate guards and children, who had been captured and held for nearly three months by Islamic State militants in northern Iraq returned to Turkey Saturday morning following a successful Turkish covert operation. Three non-Turkish hostages taken in the same attack… » 9/20/14 2:00pm Yesterday 2:00pm

Seth Rogen and James Franco Give Jimmy Fallon a Topless Birthday Gift

Jimmy Fallon turned 40 years of old yesterday and to celebrate, people at the Tonight Show office arranged a special surprise for him, inviting his two sexy friends to dance out of a cake. Seth Rogen and James Franco shake it for the show host, but only as a sensual preamble for the real surprise. » 9/20/14 1:10pm Yesterday 1:10pm

Legendary Punk Artist to Internet Commenters: "Put Yr Dck in Yo Mouf"

Raymond Pettibon, the visual artist responsible for such iconic images as the Black Flag logo and Sonic Youth's Goo album cover, maintains a spectacularly salty online persona. Recently, he—or someone posing as him—took his mashed-out proclamations to the Hypebeast comments section, of all places, dishing out poorly… » 9/19/14 6:26pm Friday 6:26pm

Weekend TV Can't Wait to Start Layering

As the Autumn season comes closer and closer some of us just can't stop thinking about all the clothes we haven't been wearing, and putting them on our bodies. Sometimes just one at a time, sometimes in complicated arrangements, depending on the barometric pressure, wind chill and relative temperature of the… » 9/19/14 6:00pm Friday 6:00pm

That Stupid Derek Jeter Ad Will Make You Cry For America

On Thursday, The Gatorade Company Inc.—a marketing shop with a secondary concern in the manufacture and distribution of sweetened salt water—released an advertisement featuring Derek Jeter, one of the worst players in baseball. » 9/19/14 5:18pm Friday 5:18pm

My Abuser Was Quiet

My abuser was quiet, soft-spoken and charming. He was the kind of man who would knock you down a flight of stairs then run down to kiss every wound. Despite the signs, he didn't fit the description of a violent person in my mind. I ignored the storm that was brewing and convinced myself that since he hadn't hit me, I… » 9/20/14 4:27pm Yesterday 4:27pm