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  • Peace Corps To Evacuate All Volunteers in West Africa

    30 July 2014, 6:59 pm by: Megan Reynolds

    Officials have decided to evacuate volunteers from the ebola-stricken regions of Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Guinea, after two Americans were stricken by the deadly virus. As reported by CNN, the two victims are improving slightly, but remain in serious…
  • Israeli Army Member Crowdfunded Battle Gear for Urban Warfare

    30 July 2014, 6:40 pm by: Nitasha Tiku on Valleywag, shared by Aleksander Chan to Gawker

    Two years ago, students at ITP, NYU's "high-tech funhouse," built a fake Kickstarter to warn viewers about the possibility that crowdfunding platforms might eventually be used for warfare. That bit of online performance art turned out to be prescient. Earlier…
  • Lockport Police Not Sure If "Negro" Is Offensive Word

    30 July 2014, 6:27 pm by: Jason Parham

    Today, in a greater effort to protect and serve, the Lockport Police Department posted a question to its Facebook page. Perhaps unaware of the social media storm that ensued after the New York Police Department asked Twitter users to post photos using the…
  • Woman Walks Naked Man on Dog Leash, Puts Unknown Object in His Anus

    30 July 2014, 6:24 pm by: Jay Hathaway

    Nothing brightens up a Tuesday morning like walking your naked, hooded sex slave down the street with "an unidentified object in his anus." That's what a West Virginia bondage enthusiast did yesterday, according to police reports obtained by The Smoking…
  • Justin Bieber on Orlando Bloom Fight: [Photo of Orlando Bloom Weeping]

    30 July 2014, 5:35 pm by: Jordan Sargent

    Justin Bieber just posted the above photo to Instagram. It's a photo of Orlando Bloom crying, or a photo of Orlando Bloom looking like he's crying, in case you were wondering if Bieber had an official comment on the most hilarious beef of the…
  • Jalopnik Watch Rob Ford Go For A Ride In Deadmau5's Nyan Cat Ferrari | Jezebel Exclusive: Tori Amos

    30 July 2014, 5:29 pm by: Jane-Claire Quigley on Kinja Roundup, shared by Lacey Donohue to Gawker

    Jalopnik Watch Rob Ford Go For A Ride In Deadmau5's Nyan Cat Ferrari | Jezebel Exclusive: Tori Amos Premieres New Video And Answers All My Questions | Kotaku My Weekend In A Massive Room Full Of The PC Gaming Elite | Lifehacker Learn the Basic Elements of…
  • The New York Times has added an editors’ note to an article containing a passage lifted from…

    30 July 2014, 5:27 pm by: J.K. Trotter

    The New York Times has added an editors’ note to an article containing a passage lifted from Wikipedia : “That passage improperly used specific language and details from a Wikipedia article without attribution; it should not have been published in that…
  • Nearly Nude Dude Who Fired Gun Outside Pizzeria May Have Been on Acid

    30 July 2014, 5:26 pm by: Andy Cush

    Andrew Engle — a 27-year-old Michigan man who, wearing only a towel, accidentally discharged his gun while banging on a local pizzeria's windows until one shattered because he was angry that the restaurant was closed even though it was actually open — may…
  • Prepare for a Harmony Korine Gangster Movie Starring Robert Pattinson

    30 July 2014, 5:17 pm by: Kelly Conaboy on Defamer, shared by Lacey Donohue to Gawker

    In early May, Robert Pattinson mentioned that he might make a movie with Harmony Korine. Now Indiewire reports that the beautiful little bird's claim is gaining some traction. Read more...
  • People Are Freaking the Hell Out About This Doll's Tiny Penis

    30 July 2014, 4:54 pm by: Jay Hathaway

    Toys "R" Us shoppers were apparently sent into a panic by a realistic diaper-changing baby doll that was a little bit more realistic than they expected. The little bit in question is the doll's tiny infant dick.Read more...
  • You Can Pry Martha Stewart's Drone From Her Cold, Dead Hands

    30 July 2014, 4:24 pm by: Allie Jones

    Martha Stewart, a "curious, inquisitive, experimental entrepreneur who cares about the world we live in" cares a lot about one thing in particular: her drone. Drones are her "thing" now. Drones are trending: Read more...
  • U.S. Condemns Strike On Gaza School Without Mentioning Israel

    30 July 2014, 4:05 pm by: Allie Jones

    Earlier today, a school being used as a U.N. shelter was shelled in Gaza, killing at least 17 Palestinians and injuring 90. Israel took some responsibility for the attack, explaining that its military "fired back after its soldiers were targeted by mortar…
  • Which Parts of New York City Should the Sharknado Destroy?

    30 July 2014, 4:04 pm by: Dennis Mersereau on The Vane, shared by Lacey Donohue to Gawker

    Tonight's debut of Sharknado II: The Second One is a follow-up to last summer's surprise hit featuring a climate change-induced tornado sweeping up shivers of sharks and siccing them on unsuspecting residents of Los Angeles. Tonight's sharknado has its sights…
  • Wednesday Night TV Is Very Goddamn American TV

    30 July 2014, 4:00 pm by: Jacob Clifton on Morning After, shared by Lacey Donohue to Gawker

    For tonight's entertainment we have Americans doing super American stuff and having talents, an ongoing fake love affair with fake cultural phenomena about sharks, and teens having sex and dealing with consequences. Kangaroos also fuck.Read more...
  • My Weekend Hanging Out With PC Gaming's Most Hardcore Players

    30 July 2014, 4:00 pm by: Nathan Grayson on Kotaku, shared by Lacey Donohue to Gawker

    Face-to-face LAN parties—local game gatherings, usually PC-focused—just aren't what they used to be in this modern, always connected age. Not even one of the biggest in the world can escape time. But the thousands of PC gamers who gather in Texas every…
  • App Debt: How Kim Kardashian and Uber Will Bankrupt Us All

    30 July 2014, 3:56 pm by: Nitasha Tiku on Valleywag, shared by Lacey Donohue to Gawker

    Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, the celebrity role-playing game from the Seinfeld of reality stars, is currently the fifth most popular free iPhone app on Apple's charts. It's also the fifth-highest grossing . One analyst predicted revenue of $200 million this…
  • This Week in Tabloids: Normals Who Dated A-Listers Spill Sex Secrets

    30 July 2014, 3:50 pm by: Dodai Stewart on Jezebel, shared by Lacey Donohue to Gawker

    Welcome back to Midweek Madness, in which Callie Beusman heads to the newsstand and picks up the latest issues of Ok!, Star, In Touch, Life & Style and Us so that together we may worship at the altar of Tabloid. This week: Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello…
  • Putin Regime Offering 3.9 Million to Expose Tor's Anonymous Network​

    30 July 2014, 3:45 pm by: Matthew Phelan on Black Bag, shared by Lacey Donohue to Gawker

    Russia is hoping that 3.9 million roubles will be sufficient to produce a feasibility study on cracking Tor—a nonprofit service that reroutes internet traffic to anonymize user's IP addresses. Turns out: They could have saved over 3.7 million roubles just by…
  • 5-Year-Old Corpse "Found" Under Motel Bed Is Just Another Urban Legend

    30 July 2014, 3:30 pm by: Hudson Hongo on Antiviral, shared by Lacey Donohue to Gawker

    Once again , garbage "satire" jerks Empire News have freaked out undiscerning Internet users, this time with an article titled "Body Found Under Motel Bed, Police Say It Has Been There At Least 5 Years." Read more...
  • Local Litter-Picker David Sedaris Finally Gets the Respect He Deserves

    30 July 2014, 3:28 pm by: Jay Hathaway

    David "Pig Pen" Sedaris, mainly known for his volunteer efforts to pick up trash all over the Horsham district of Sussex, England, recently received an honor appropriate to his fantastic work, the West Sussex County Times reported this week.Read more...
  • Cops: Alleged Casino Robber Spent Cash on Hookers, Clothes, Good Times

    30 July 2014, 3:19 pm by: Jason M. Vaughn on The West, shared by Lacey Donohue to Gawker

    Like a lot of tourists, Scott Carmitchel of Kansas had himself a helluva time in Las Vegas last weekend, with a $400 hotel room at the Hard Rock Hotel, a Caesars Palace shopping spree, a bag of weed and a quartet of hookers helping to keep his spirits…
  • Here Are The Next Five Celebrity-Inspired Video Games You'll Love

    30 July 2014, 3:00 pm by: Adam Carlson on Morning After, shared by Lacey Donohue to Gawker

    It's a strange age we live in when Kim Kardashian can make so much money off of a mobile gaming experience and we write endlessly about its production, its profits, and its deeper cultural meaning instead of the obvious question: What will be the next…
  • Breaking Hair News: Scarlett Johansson Got a Haircut

    30 July 2014, 2:49 pm by: Kelly Conaboy on Defamer, shared by Lacey Donohue to Gawker

    Sound the hair alarm. Put on your hair-proof goggles. Man your hair stations. Sit in your hair chairs. Swallow your hair lunch. Breathe a deep hair breath, 'cause Scarlett Johansson's hair is shorter now than it used to be! Read more...
  • Bob McDonnell: My Wife and I Are Too Screwed Up to Conspire Criminally

    30 July 2014, 2:35 pm by: Adam Weinstein

    If you read nothing else for the rest of your life, read the paragraph below that details how ex-Virginia governor, onetime presidential hopeful, and repository of family values Bob McDonnell and his wife plan to defend themselves against federal corruption…
  • Dog Helps 6-Year-Old Brain Surgery Patient With His Physical Therapy

    30 July 2014, 2:25 pm by: Jay Hathaway

    Six-year-old Jack recently had surgery to remove a cancerous tumor from his brain, which left without much mobility on the left side of his body. He's undergoing physical therapy to regain some arm movement, and one of his prescribed exercises is 4 reps of…

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