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Here's why famous people are dumping ice water on their heads

You've probably seen a good number of photos this week of the rich and famous dumping buckets of ice water over their heads. Here's why.<p>What's going on?<p>Everyone you've seen is participating in the <b>Ice Bucket Challenge</b>. The challenge involves daring a person to dump a bucket of ice water over their …

Watch Daniel Radcliffe Fans Freak Out When He Surprises Them After a Movie Screening

In what he called “a cunning and hopefully joyful act of deception,” Daniel Radcliffe decided to surprise fans following a screening of his new …

Netflix’s Next Batch Of Standup Specials Includes Bill Cosby And Chelsea Handler

In an ongoing effort to strengthen its already-decent selection of standup comedy specials, featuring everything from Louis C.K.’s “Hilarious” to the not-nearly-as-hilarious “Soy Sauce and the Holocaust” from Rob Schneider, Netflix has announced its newest original standup specials, and the online …

Here Are the 27 Best Celebrity ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Videos

Love it or hate it, everyone from high school math teachers to Justin Timberlake has been dumping buckets of ice water over their heads to raise …

Daniel Radcliffe Surprises Fans At A Movie Theater And They Totally Freak Out

When a group of people ventured to see Daniel Radcliffe's new movie, they thought they'd simply see the film and go about their day.<p>Little did they know that the former "Harry Potter" star himself was going to give them the surprise of a lifetime. In the above video from BuzzFeed, Radcliffe reveals …

Jim Carrey Posted An Amazing ‘Lucy’ Parody Poster For ‘Dumb And Dumber To’

How Robin Williams Inspired Kids to Become Teachers...or Just Drop Out and Join a Band

As a teacher, there are metaphorical life lessons you probably shouldn't impart on your students. For example, author Peter DeVries once offered the storied advice: "Write drunk and revise sober." Not exactly bulletin board material.<p>Though the preceding proverb is more philosophical than literal, …

Robin Williams tribute to air on Oprah's OWN

Robin Williams tributes continue this weekend with Oprah Winfrey’s OWN airing two specials to honor the late actor-comedian.<p>Williams appeared on the …

Extremist American fringe church announces intention to picket Robin Williams’s funeral to protest gay tolerance

Fundamentalist Westboro Baptist Church says it hopes to stage demonstration as the late actor is laid to rest – because he played a gay man in film The Birdcage<p>An American extremist family church group has announced its intention to picket the forthcoming funeral of actor Robin Williams, who killed …

Robin Williams' death has sparked wider debate

Hugh Pym @bbcHughPym on Twitter<p><b>The tragic death of Robin Williams has generated a wider debate about depression and how society deals with mental illness.</b><p>Phone-ins and water cooler discussions have ranged around the sad circumstances of the Hollywood star's suicide and the fact that he had suffered …

Disney Added A Moving Tribute To Robin Williams To The End Of "Aladdin"

This one's for you, Genie.<p>h/t Uproxx

Robin Williams Tributes: Rufio, Broadway’s ‘Aladdin,’ and More

From World of Warcraft and late night to Dante Basco—better known as Rufio from Hook—see some of the tributes to the great comedian.<p>1) Last Tuesday …

Remembrances of Robin Williams

"Years ago, I was a Hilton banquet waiter at the annual Glide Church appreciation dinner. The Rev. Cecil Williams' wife was on the board and Robin was there. The staff was out of the room during the program, but I believe he did a stint at the microphone.<p>"When the event was over, I helped deliver a …

Robin Williams appreciation by Terry Jones: 'He could have had a huge ego, but he didn't'

Monty Python's Terry Jones tells how the comedy perfectionist finally nailed the part of a talking dog in Jones's new film<p>• The Young Ones' Nigel Planer on Robin Williams<p>It was 2010 and Bill (my son) and Ben Timlett had just been nominated for an Emmy, for directing (along with Alan G Parker) <i>Monty</i> …

The Incredible Gift Robin Williams Gave Christopher Reeve

Robin Williams on the day he helped out Superman, in a story from Christopher Reeve<p><b>Just the other day his name came to my lips</b> while I was riding in a car with a friend. We were wondering how to cheer up someone who'd suffered a stroke, and I remembered a story the actor Christopher Reeve had told …

This Old Cubs Fan Is Slick As Hell

A day at the ballpark, defined<p><b>This is how you spend a day at the ballpark</b>. Out in the left field bleachers, on a Monday, with your (presumed) wife by your side. In a well-fitting Cubs jersey (tucked in). In black jeans (normcore). And with a glove, just in case a dinger comes your way.<p>Watch this …

Watch Conan and Fallon Remember 'The Best Talk Show Guest in the World'

<b>Yesterday's outpouring of Internet love for Robin Williams</b> the comedian and actor was unlike just about anything we've ever seen. Last night, Conan and Fallon made sure to take time to recognize Williams's particular prowess as a talk show guest, airing classic clips of the legendary comic's …

Comedy

Why Are You Spending $200 on Headphones?

You can get virtually the same sound for a tenth of the price<p><b>Word has been getting around</b>, at least among music fans and audiophiles, about a pair of headphones being sold cheaply through discount retailers like T.J.Maxx and Marshalls that supposedly offers a quality of sound far beyond its price …

The 5 Types of Action Hero, Explained

From '70s Clint Eastwood to the pretty boys of today<p><b>From the true birth of the genre</b> in the '70s with the grizzled cool of Clint Eastwood and the pioneering talents of Bruce Lee to our current ensemble of muscular pretty boys, action cinema has evolved considerably and continuously, generally to …

Ethics, Morality And A Ticking Clock For How To Report On The R**skins

The "Proud To Be" video, part of the Change the Mascot campaign by the National Congress of American Indians and the Oneida Indian Nation.<p>When Scott Simon, the host of <i>Weekend Edition,</i> referred to the Washington Redskins as "the Washington football club whose team name I refuse to utter," the …

Android Upgrades Open A Backdoor To Malware, Researchers Show

Updating software is to malware as flossing is to gingivitis: a basic practice meant to minimize the risk of infection. But a team of researchers has found that for Google's Android platform, operating system upgrades can also serve as a stealthy new method for malware to sneak its tricks past …

Twitter Experiments With Removing @ Replies

This won’t go down well with Twitter lovers. Everyone’s favorite microblogging service is experimenting with a new version of its Android app that removes @ replies entirely, hinting at the possibility that it will phase out the communications feature it has become synonymous with.<p>BuzzFeed reports …

Australia plane searchers investigate debris

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1062000/1062234_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534397202_d8ee740d85f5a3da3039bdd74b84b42a<p><b>Australia is investigating two objects seen on satellite images that could potentially be linked to the missing Malaysia Airlines plane, officials say.</b><p>…

Airplanes

US Officials: Missing Malaysia Airlines Plane’s Turns Suggest Control of Aircraft

Newly revealed information suggests a missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner made a turn up the Strait of Malacca subsequent to a previously reported …

Everything You Need To Know About Paczki, The Ultimate Fat Tuesday Treat (PHOTOS)

CHICAGO -- Dinkel's Bakery is a Mardi Gras madhouse on the morning of Fat Tuesday. A few patrons grab for coffee and king cakes in the 92-year-old North Side bakery, but what everyone is really there for are the paczki.<p>In cities around the country and particularly in the Polish communities of …

10 Clever Ways to Conceal Clutter

How Leonardo DiCaprio's Past Roles Cost Him This Year's Oscar

Once the booze wears off from Matthew McConaughey's final "Alright, alright, alright," of our year in film, we can get down to the really important part of the Oscars and start second-guessing the winners.<p>Sunday night is all about rewarding actors and filmmakers for their hard work in the past year.<p>…

Wall Street

24 Hot & Spicy Recipes for Sriracha Week—or Any Week

From mapo tofu to jerk chicken, here are 24 spicy recipes guaranteed to make you sweat.<p>If you haven't figured it out already, we're big spice fiends here at <i>Bon Appétit</i>. So fiendish, in fact, that we're dedicating an entire week to foods that tingle our tongues, light our mouths on fire, and make us …

Cooking