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The Onion launches web series parodying the New York Times Wedding announcements

It’s great<p>Prachi Gupta<p>June 18, 2014 10:09pm (UTC)<p>Just two weeks after Onion spin-off Clickhole, a send-up of viral content creators, launched, the Onion has released the first three videos in its web series parodying the New York Times Wedding Announcement section.<p>The section, populated by New …

Sequel To Apple's Game Of The Year The Room To Launch For iPad On Dec. 12

Apple's Game of the Year for iPad, The Room, is set to see a sequel application launch in the App Store. Called The Room 2, the forthcoming game will …

Kisai's Rorschach watch is a test in telling time

"So it's extremely difficult to read the time, but how do you <i>feel</i> about that?" That's the question Kisai is posing with its new Rorschach watch, which puts one of the company's trademark inscrutable watchfaces into the shape of the famous psychiatrist's inkblots. You can choose between three levels …

Stephen Amell: Gay Fans 'Can Hit on Me if They Want To' — VIDEO

Stephen Amell appeared on <i>Chelsea Lately</i> last night and Chelsea Handler grilled him on his gay roles. He had a part in the soap <i>Dante's Cove</i> and played …

It's Too Late to Delay Obamacare

The website is riddled with glitches—why not just postpone the launch? Because doing so could increase customer costs or deprive citizens of coverage entirely.<p>Delay is in the air.<p>Marco Rubio on Monday introduced the “Delay Until Fully Functional Act” to postpone the Affordable Care Act's individual …

12 other governments that spy on their citizens

The U.S. government spies quite a bit on their own citizens. But these days, who doesn’t?<p>Baindu Kallon<p>October 26, 2013 7:00pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on GlobalPost.<p>The US government spies a lot on their own citizens. But these days, who doesn't? Here's just a partial list of the other …

San Antonio Judge Leaves GOP in Blistering Video Denouncing Party's Anti-Gay Extremism

Bexar, Texas County Criminal Court Judge Carlo Key has switched parties in a video announcing he's seeking reelection as a Democrat, Think Progress …

Two Cool Dads

In viral video news, two funny and heartwarming clips featuring dads are making the rounds today.<p>If you need a smile at the end of this Monday one of …

Nasty Pig Battles a 'Personal Demon' on Fire Island

NY-based apparel company Nasty Pig went to Fire Island Pines for their Fall/Winter video lookbook 'Personal Demon' and gets sandy and wet in the …

5 customer service phone calls that will make you feel better about your life

<b>(igor.stevanovic via Shutterstock)</b><p>An angry customer’s phone call went viral this week. But the Internet has plenty more<p>Prachi Gupta<p>September 14, 2013 3:00pm (UTC)<p>Earlier this week, one of the best recordings of a customer service call gone wrong hit the Internet and went viral. The phone call, …

My food stamps misery

Not even a degenerative disease could prepare me for the powerlessness I’d feel on line at the supermarket<p>Litsa Dremousis<p>August 23, 2013 12:50pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on The Weeklings.<p>“YOU SAW THE job applications, right?” the social worker asks me and nods in the direction of a …

41 Beauty Products That "Really Work," According To Pinterest

Pinners = gospel. Your new holy grail beauty product awaits. Bet you can't get through this post without buying something.

A Supercut Of 'Teen Wolf's' Gayest Moments

No doubt MTV's <i>Teen Wolf</i> has endeared itself to many fans (including young girls who like boys who like boys) by being so inclusive when it comes to …

WATCH Boys Twerking To Classical Music

HuffPost Comedy has begun a series called "Twerking To Classical", which, in their words, "strive[s] to establish the legitimacy of the budding dance …

The Greatest Shirtless Popsicle Ad of All Time

Why are Czech strawberry popsicles the best?<p>Because the fruit in them is harvested by the strongest workers:<p>CONTINUED, AFTER THE JUMP...<p>Because their …

Ellen Page Says Naughty Dog 'Ripped Off' Her Likeness For 'The Last Of Us'

To be honest, I don’t think Ellie from Naughty Dog’s <i>The Last of Us</i> looks all that much like actress Ellen Page.<p>But a lot of people do. And it’s true, the original models we saw of Ellie certainly bore a resemblance to Page, even though the “Juno” star wasn’t voicing the role.<p>Then <i>Beyond Two Souls</i> …

Ellen Page says The Last of Us 'ripped off' her likeness

Actress Ellen Page did not appreciate her alleged likeness to be used in Naughty Dog's <i>The Last of Us</i>, according to a Reddit AMA which she took part in today.<p>"I guess I should be flattered that they ripped off my likeness," she wrote when asked by Reddit user MozeoSLT if she was aware of how much …

Ellen Tries to Make Chris Pine Cry

Ellen welcomed Chris Pine to her show today and tried to reveal what a sensitive guy he is, but ended up talking about his nuts.<p>Watch, AFTER THE …

The 'Man of Steel' Photo That is Sure to Cause a Controversy

The new 'Man of Steel' makes major changes to a longtime Superman character and hardcore fans are already upset.

Americans React to Obama's Nomination of Judge Judy to the Supreme Court

Jimmy Kimmel solicits reactions from people on the street to Obama's nomination of Judge Judy to the Supreme Court. We agree with this guy.<p>Watch, …

Reporter Mercilessly Trolls the Westboro Baptist Church

Brick Stone, who follows the Westboro Baptist Church to its pickets in order to mercilessly troll them (see the awesome earlier clips we've posted …

The 21 fiercest things Richard Nixon ever did

Powerful, moving images of Richard Nixon that will restore every true late-’60s/early-’70s kid’s faith in humanity<p>Alex Pareene<p>May 15, 2013 6:09pm (UTC)<p><b>I guess Reagan was an OK president if you like played-out memes and whatever, but every Tru Post-War Kid knows the master of presidential IDGAF was</b> …

What we missed: Steve Coogan and Julianne Moore’s bitter divorce

A creepy 21st-century take on Henry James; a spectacular widescreen western; and a gorgeous new Miyazaki anime<p>Andrew O'Hehir<p>May 8, 2013 12:00am (UTC)<p>New movies still in theaters, or coming to home video, that we missed on first release.<p>It’s probably best to approach Scott McGehee and David Siegel’s …

Rand Paul will never be president

<b>Rand Paul (Jeff Malet, maletphoto.com)</b><p>To be a viable White House contender, you have to be within your party’s mainstream on public policy. He’s not<p>Jonathan Bernstein<p>May 4, 2013 11:00am (UTC)<p>Rand Paul, president of the United States of America? Unlikely at best.<p>Paul the Younger hasn’t disguised the …

Can the Church of Latter-day Saints accept its racist history?

<b>(Shutterstock/braedostok)</b><p>In defiance of new scriptures, some members are still justifying a ban on black ordination as the will of God<p>Joanna Brooks<p>May 4, 2013 2:00pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on Religion Dispatches.<p>There was a moment earlier this spring when longtime observers of …

“This could be a career ender for Michele Bachmann”

<b>(Reuters/Jonathan Ernst)</b><p>The ethics questions swirling around the Tea Party lawmaker are a “big problem,” experts say<p>Alex Seitz-Wald<p>May 2, 2013 7:20pm (UTC)<p>With a special investigator soon to be appointed by the chief justice of the Iowa Supreme Court, the ethics cloud hovering over Rep. Michele …

Bachmann’s ex-chief of staff breaks silence in ethics probe

<b>(Jeff Malet, maletphoto.com)</b><p>The man previously only known as “Witness A” will corroborate claims of improper payments<p>Alex Seitz-Wald<p>April 18, 2013 1:35pm (UTC)<p>Rep. Michele Bachmann's former chief of staff will tell an Iowa Senate ethics panel that the congresswoman made improper payments to the …

This Heartbreaking Documentary Shows Why Marriage Equality Matters

The tragic love story of Shane Bitney Crone and Tom Bridegroom gets the feature-length treatment in Bridegroom, which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival.<p>Linda Bloodworth-Thomason has a simple agenda with her new documentary <i>Bridegroom</i>: "We want to make rednecks cry."<p>But that's just the …