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Archive: February, 2013

Miss Delaware Teen USA resigns amid sex tape scandal

Tuesday, February 26, 2013, 4:07 PM
Miss Delaware Teen USA Melissa King has resigned after a sex tape allegedly featuring the pageant winner surfaced online. The video, posted to an adult internet site, features a young woman who shares an uncanny resemblance to King. The video, which was shot in June 2012, includes footage of the woman... Read more

VIDEO: "We Saw Your Junk" parody of Seth MacFarlane's Oscars song about boobs

Tuesday, February 26, 2013, 12:50 PM
Seth MacFarlane opened the Oscars on Sunday night with, among other things, an entire musical number dedicated to the contents Mr. Skin.com. The host name-dropped actresses—some of whom were in the audience—while reminding everyone that they had exposed their breasts in past movies. Many... Read more

Kate Upton explains the sequester to Ryan Gosling (in comic book form)

Wednesday, February 27, 2013, 7:40 AM
Turns out that, despite all of the discussion about looming sequestration, no one in America actually has any idea what the hell is going on. A recent Washington Post-Pew Poll suggests that only 25-percent of people are following the issue "very closely" and that less than one in five people say they... Read more

Republicans sign document supporting gay marriage

Tuesday, February 26, 2013, 10:32 AM
As the Supreme Court of the United States gets set to hear arguments on California's Prop. 8, many prominent Republicans have voiced their opinions against the measure that seeks to ban gay marriage in California. The New York Times has the details. Among them are Meg Whitman, who supported Proposition... Read more

If your rent wasn't too high before...

Tuesday, February 26, 2013, 9:21 AM
The United States has a rental problem and things aren't looking good. There aren't enough affordable rental properties as is and—as Millennials move out of their parents' basements—things are going to get worse. Like, much worse. The Atlantic breaks down the report from the Bipartisan... Read more

VIDEO: Jack Nicholson flirts with Jennifer Lawrence at the Oscars

Monday, February 25, 2013, 1:44 PM
Jennifer Lawrence was in the middle of an interview with George Stephanopoulos when Jack Nicholson decided he'd like to join in on the fun. Nicholson told Stephanopoulos to save the politics for later and then introduced himself to Lawrence, congratulating her on her Oscar. Before leaving he says she... Read more

So, The Onion called 9-year-old Quvenzhané Wallis the C-word

Monday, February 25, 2013, 10:28 AM
The Onion has angered everyone ever by calling 9-year-old Best Actress nominee Quvenzhané Wallis the C-word on Twitter. The now-deleted tweet read: Everyone else seems afraid to say it, but that Quvenzhané Wallis is kind of a c***, right? #Oscars2013 Subsequently, "The Onion" began... Read more

Can we please just let Tina Fey and Amy Poehler host the Oscars next year?

Monday, February 25, 2013, 9:45 AM
In case you missed the 17-hour Oscars broadcast on Sunday night, here are the cliff notes: - Seth MacFarlane wasn't impressive. - Life of Pi won a lot of things. - Adele sang. - JENNIFER LAWRENCE WON, SO ALL IS RIGHT WITH THE WORLD. - First Lady Michelle Obama announced that... Read more

VIDEO: Jennifer Lawrence won the Oscars with this backstage interview

Monday, February 25, 2013, 8:28 AM
On Sunday night, Jennifer Lawrence was awarded the Best Actress Oscar for her role in The Silver Linings Playbook (Philly shout-out). She beat out Jessica Chastain, Emmanuelle Riva, Naomi Watts, and 9-year-old Quvenzhané Wallis to earn the honor and then tripped walking up the steps to accept... Read more

Here are the rules for your Oscars drinking game

Friday, February 22, 2013, 2:44 PM
On Sunday night, Americans will flip on the tube and watch as Hollywood pats itself on the back for a 2012 well-done. Celebrities will present and receive awards while trying not to slur their speech from all of the free booze while their constituents polltely golf-clap in the audience while trying... Read more
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