Promoted Stories

    Politics

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a post Republican Convention campaign event in Cleveland, Ohio, July 22, 2016.

    Trump on Ailes: ‘He Helped Those Women’

    Trump on Ailes: ‘He Helped Those Women’

    Simply put: Donald Trump is a serial defender of men who have engaged in sexual misconduct and is a serial shamer of the female victims who have come forward.  There truly should be a special place in hell for men who do this.The latest episode of...

    GOP candidate insinuates Gretchen Carlson and 20 others are lying about their boss's alleged sexual harassment.

    Keep Reading

    Gary Johnson Goes Full Hollywood

    Gary Johnson Goes Full Hollywood

    Even the invitation for the Drew Carey-hosted fundraiser for Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson was a bit unconventional. The dress code was listed as “Libertarian Comfortable, i.e., whatever you’re comfy in,” and there were plenty of...

    Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson went all-out Hollywood on Saturday night with a fundraiser at Drew Carey’s house.

    Keep Reading
    Republican Presidential Nominee Donald Trump speaks during the Republican National Convention July 21, 2016.

    What Nurse Ratched Taught Me About Trump

    What Nurse Ratched Taught Me About Trump

    Last week I had an epiphany. I am not used to epiphanies and at first I thought it was a headache. The television set was on and the Republican National Convention was headed for its grand finale. Maybe it’s just me, but a week in Cleveland in Jul...

    Even if I beat the lethal infection and made it out of that hospital alive, I’d never be the same person again.

    Keep Reading
    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a post Republican Convention campaign event in Cleveland, Ohio, July 22, 2016.

    Trump on Ailes: ‘He Helped Those Women’

    Trump on Ailes: ‘He Helped Those Women’

    Simply put: Donald Trump is a serial defender of men who have engaged in sexual misconduct and is a serial shamer of the female victims who have come forward.  There truly should be a special place in hell for men who do this.The latest episode of...

    GOP candidate insinuates Gretchen Carlson and 20 others are lying about their boss's alleged sexual harassment.

    Keep Reading

    Molly Crabapple’s Mourning in America

    Molly Crabapple’s Mourning in America

    At the Republican National Convention, the camera is the only constant.I’m not talking about inside the convention center, where the camera functions in a top-down, broadcast model, ready to suction up the delegates’ faux joy and smear it all over...

    A convention virgin illustrates the Trumpocalypse.

    Keep Reading
    This is the portion of the crowd estimated by police to number between 10,000 and 15,000 which gathered in the street outside New York Cityís Manhattan Center on April 23, 1941 as Charles A. Lindbergh addressed an America first committee rally. The auditorium was packed to capacity, about 8,000 hours before Lindbergh spoke. (AP Photo)

    A History of ‘America First’

    A History of ‘America First’

    This week, Donald Trump gave an interview to The New York Times that exposed, once again, his lack of knowledge about the world in which he may, next January, become the leading man. This was the interview in which he essentially handed the Baltic...

    Trump says he’ll put America First, which of course carries echoes of the old isolationist and anti-Semitic movement—which Trump has apparently never. even. heard. of.

    Keep Reading

    Entertainment

    The Most Powerful Documentary in Years

    The Most Powerful Documentary in Years

    It takes all of one minute for Gleason to begin eliciting waterworks, and they rarely let up for the remainder of its 111 minutes. Absolutely heartbreaking in its intimate depiction of individual and familial adversity, J. Clay Tweel’s documentary...

    A wrenching portrait of New Orleans Saints hero Steve Gleason, who suffers from ALS, Gleason is the most stirring documentary in years. In theaters July 29th.

    Keep Reading

    Watch: The ‘Justice League’ Trailer

    Watch: The ‘Justice League’ Trailer

    “I believe that an enemy is coming, from far away… I’m looking for warriors.” So sayeth Ben Affleck’s Bruce Wayne, who’s been charged with assembling a superteam of DC Comics’ heroes to battle an unknown villain. Yes, the very first trailer for...

    The trailer for Zack Snyder’s DC superhero team-up, which features the first look at Ezra Miller’s The Flash, Jason Momoa’s Aquaman, and Ray Fisher’s Cyborg.

    Keep Reading

    DC's Kickass ‘Wonder Woman’ Trailer

    DC's Kickass ‘Wonder Woman’ Trailer

    Today at San Diego Comic-Con, Warner Bros. and DC Comics debuted the impressive trailer for Wonder Woman, their upcoming superhero flick hitting theaters on June 2, 2017. Directed by Patty Jenkins (Monster), the WWII-set film stars Gal Gadot ...

    Warner Bros. unveiled a new trailer for the DC Comics’ superhero tentpole, directed by Patty Jenkins and starring Gal Gadot as America’s Guardian Angel.

    Keep Reading
    'Women of the Middle East.'

    Wanted At The RNC: Muslim Porn

    Wanted At The RNC: Muslim Porn

    Secretly consuming porn in the privacy of one’s hotel room after declaring it a “public health crisis” is exactly the kind of hypocrisy we’ve come to expect from the Republican Party.Online porn search results are a unique way to discover the kink...

    During the Republican National Convention, porn searches in the Cleveland area went way, way up in a few unexpected categories.

    Keep Reading

    Watch: The ‘Justice League’ Trailer

    Watch: The ‘Justice League’ Trailer

    “I believe that an enemy is coming, from far away… I’m looking for warriors.” So sayeth Ben Affleck’s Bruce Wayne, who’s been charged with assembling a superteam of DC Comics’ heroes to battle an unknown villain. Yes, the very first trailer for...

    The trailer for Zack Snyder’s DC superhero team-up, which features the first look at Ezra Miller’s The Flash, Jason Momoa’s Aquaman, and Ray Fisher’s Cyborg.

    Keep Reading

    Trump Wants to Make America White Again

    Trump Wants to Make America White Again

    “If you were watching the convention last night, you’re probably watching from your panic room,” joked Bill Maher, adding, “Did you see Donald Trump’s speech? If that speech was any darker it would’ve been shot by the police.” The political s...

    The host of Real Time aired a damning ‘New Rule’ segment on how Trump wants to take America back to the days when the system was “rigged” for white men only.

    Keep Reading
    Taylor Swift suing everyone

    Will Taylor Swift Sue Kimye?

    Will Taylor Swift Sue Kimye?

    Taylor Swift has faced her fair share of adversity: Katy Perry was mean to her, that Kennedy kid didn’t propose, and it took boys in high school way too long to notice that she was adorable. But all that pales in comparison to the days that follow...

    The pop tycoon has a long history of sending lawyers after anyone who dared sully her meticulously crafted image—from her ex-guitar teacher to independent artists. Will Kimye be next?

    Keep Reading
    _DSC0963.ARW

    The ‘Blair Witch’ Is Back

    The ‘Blair Witch’ Is Back

    In the midst of the most overstuffed pop culture event of the year, with most of Hollywood keeping their wares away from Hall H, one studio pulled off a coup at Comic-Con with two simple words: Blair Witch.Friday at Comic-Con, Lionsgate didn’t jus...

    Lionsgate screened Adam Wingard’s latest film under the title ‘The Woods’ at Comic-Con, surprising—and thrilling—a crowd of horror superfans.

    Keep Reading

    Trump Wants to Make America White Again

    Trump Wants to Make America White Again

    “If you were watching the convention last night, you’re probably watching from your panic room,” joked Bill Maher, adding, “Did you see Donald Trump’s speech? If that speech was any darker it would’ve been shot by the police.” The political s...

    The host of Real Time aired a damning ‘New Rule’ segment on how Trump wants to take America back to the days when the system was “rigged” for white men only.

    Keep Reading

    World News

    How Vladimir Putin's Spies Hid Olympic Athlete Doping

    How Putin’s Spies Hid Athlete Doping

    How Putin’s Spies Hid Athlete Doping

    MOSCOW — That the Russian Federal Security Service, the famous FSB, is out of control is not a surprise to many people here. But the damage it’s doing to Russia’s standing in the world — and to itself — is really quite extraordinary.The most recen...

    Even the old guard of the Russian secret services is embarrassed by recent scandals among the FSB’s ‘gilded youth.’

    Keep Reading
    MUNICH, GERMANY - JULY 22:  Police officers respond to a shooting at the Olympia Einkaufzentrum (OEZ) at July 22, 2016 in Munich, Germany.  According to reports, several people have been killed and an unknown number injured in a shooting at a shopping centre in the north-western Moosach district in Munich. Police are hunting the attacker or attackers who are thought to be still at large. (Photo by Joerg Koch/Getty Images)

    Munich Shooting Spree: 10 Dead

    Munich Shooting Spree: 10 Dead

    Ten people are dead and 21 others injured—three of them in life-threatening conditions—following a shooting at the Olympia shopping center in Munich, Germany, the Bavarian interior ministry confirmed Friday afternoon. Some of the fatalties were “a...

    Twenty-one injured and 10 dead, including teenagers and a single shooter, in a killing spree in a Munich shopping center.

    Keep Reading
    Relatives of passengers missing on Malaysia Airlines MH370 holds placards during a press conference after meeting with the Joint Agency Coordination Centre (JACC) and Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) at a hotel in Kuala Lumpur on July 21, 2016.
Transport ministers from Australia, China and Malaysia will meet on July 22 to discuss the future of the frustrating deep-sea search for missing flight MH370, officials said on July 21.

    New Evidence MH370 Glided to Its Death

    New Evidence MH370 Glided to Its Death

    Officials from Malaysia, Australia, and China have come as close as they could to saying that the greatest mystery in modern aviation, the disappearance of Malaysia Flight 370, will remain unsolved.Meeting in Kuala Lumpur they said, “In the absenc...

    The official search is nearly over while amateurs comb beaches to look for more debris. Already their efforts have turned up pieces of wing that show the plane didn't nosedive in...

    Keep Reading
    chilling interview with an Isis fighter who was arrested on suspicion of spying for the coalition and tortured and interrogated for 3.5 months in Raqqa. / HP Hed: The Tortured ISIS Terrorist/ SEO Hed: ‘I Was an Isis Jihadist—Until They Arrested and Tortured Me’

    The Tortured ISIS Terrorist

    The Tortured ISIS Terrorist

    Abu Omar says he didn’t give a damn about the apocalypse, or learning the ways of “true” Islam, or joining a world-historical movement. It was 2013 and he just wanted guns and money.Strange as it may sound to Western ears, particularly those train...

    A former soldier of the caliphate recounts a story equal parts ‘Midnight Express’ and ‘Darkness at Noon.’

    Keep Reading
    MUNICH, GERMANY - JULY 22:  Police officers respond to a shooting at the Olympia Einkaufzentrum (OEZ) at July 22, 2016 in Munich, Germany.  According to reports, several people have been killed and an unknown number injured in a shooting at a shopping centre in the north-western Moosach district in Munich. Police are hunting the attacker or attackers who are thought to be still at large. (Photo by Joerg Koch/Getty Images)

    Munich Shooting Spree: 10 Dead

    Munich Shooting Spree: 10 Dead

    Ten people are dead and 21 others injured—three of them in life-threatening conditions—following a shooting at the Olympia shopping center in Munich, Germany, the Bavarian interior ministry confirmed Friday afternoon. Some of the fatalties were “a...

    Twenty-one injured and 10 dead, including teenagers and a single shooter, in a killing spree in a Munich shopping center.

    Keep Reading
    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and his wife Melania Trump listen to questions from reporters in the spin room following the Republican Presidential Debate hosted by Fox Business and The Wall Street Journal November 10, 2015 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.     AFP PHOTO / JOSHUA LOTT        (Photo credit should read Joshua LOTT/AFP/Getty Images)

    Trump to Putin: Invade Melania’s Village

    Trump to Putin: Invade Melania’s Village

    Donald Trump is now on the record saying he wouldn’t necessarily back NATO members if Vladimir Putin decided to invade. That’s a bit ironic since one of the countries most threatened by NATO’s collapse is Slovenia, where his wife, Melania, was bor...

    ‘Let’s just move forward with plans to hand Eastern Europe to Russia,’ one U.S. defense official scoffed after hearing Trump’s reluctance to back NATO allies.

    Keep Reading
    How Trump Destroyed NATO

    Trump Is Selling Out NATO to Putin

    Trump Is Selling Out NATO to Putin

    Not long ago, I was sitting with the foreign minister of a European NATO country and thought I might, after a long discussion on Russia, Ukraine, ISIS, and Syrian refugees, bring up the subject of Donald J. Trump. At that exact moment, a puffy ora...

    The Donald might be talking tough, but he’s on his knees in front of Russia if he betrays the Western alliance. And that’s what he’s doing.

    Keep Reading
    Syrian civilians are seen following a reported air strike by Syrian government forces on the rebel-held northwestern city of Idlib, on July 20, 2016.  More than 280,000 people have been killed and millions displaced since Syria's civil war erupted with the brutal repression of anti-government protests in 2011.

    The Anti-Imperialism of Fools

    The Anti-Imperialism of Fools

    Bombed and besieged by their own government for going on six years, their hospitals targeted by cruise missiles and explosive-filled barrels while foreign extremists exploit the chaos and despair of a revolution crushed to occupy once liberated la...

    As U.S. warplanes are accused of killing almost 200, the left, which normally deplores such events, hasn’t said a word.

    Keep Reading
    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and his wife Melania Trump listen to questions from reporters in the spin room following the Republican Presidential Debate hosted by Fox Business and The Wall Street Journal November 10, 2015 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.     AFP PHOTO / JOSHUA LOTT        (Photo credit should read Joshua LOTT/AFP/Getty Images)

    Trump to Putin: Invade Melania’s Village

    Trump to Putin: Invade Melania’s Village

    Donald Trump is now on the record saying he wouldn’t necessarily back NATO members if Vladimir Putin decided to invade. That’s a bit ironic since one of the countries most threatened by NATO’s collapse is Slovenia, where his wife, Melania, was bor...

    ‘Let’s just move forward with plans to hand Eastern Europe to Russia,’ one U.S. defense official scoffed after hearing Trump’s reluctance to back NATO allies.

    Keep Reading

    U.S.

    Pastor Ran A Rehab For Dead People

    Pastor Ran A Rehab For Dead People

    Pastor Ran A Rehab For Dead People

    A Tennessee pastor and his associate are accused of stealing state grant money to run a “drug recovery program” that served the dearly departed.Prosecutors allege that Mount Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church pastor Clinton M. Lewis Sr. and associ...

    Tennessee authorities say a Baptist pastor got state money to run a rehab out of his church. But his “clients” never received treatment—because they were in prison or dead.

    Keep Reading
    Hand, ladder and a graduation hat; Shutterstock ID 172306937

    Welcome Freshman—Your Degree Is Obsolete

    Welcome Freshman—Your Degree Is Obsolete

    Across from Washington, D.C.,’s Georgetown University is a red clapboard house where this 226-year-old Jesuit university is trying to reinvent itself.Georgetown has long enjoyed a top twenty-five spot in the U.S. News & World Report rankings a...

    Confronting the fact that the old ways of educating undergraduates are looking increasingly irrelevant, schools are adopting time-saving and flexible innovations.

    Keep Reading
    Prostitute waiting for somebody at night, horizontal

    Predator Preys on Philly Prostitutes

    Predator Preys on Philly Prostitutes

    PHILADELPHIA — It’s afternoon rush hour on Kensington Avenue and business is about to pick up for the half dozen or so prostitutes who are loitering across the street from the Huntingdon train station eyeing passing cars for potential clients.Traf...

    Five years after police nabbed the infamous ‘Kensington Strangler,’ someone is stabbing sex workers in the city’s most notorious neighborhood.

    Keep Reading
    Pastor Ran A Rehab For Dead People

    Pastor Ran A Rehab For Dead People

    Pastor Ran A Rehab For Dead People

    A Tennessee pastor and his associate are accused of stealing state grant money to run a “drug recovery program” that served the dearly departed.Prosecutors allege that Mount Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church pastor Clinton M. Lewis Sr. and associ...

    Tennessee authorities say a Baptist pastor got state money to run a rehab out of his church. But his “clients” never received treatment—because they were in prison or dead.

    Keep Reading
    Fox News hosts cry for Roger Ailes

    Fox News Men Shed Tears for Roger Ailes

    Fox News Men Shed Tears for Roger Ailes

    Gretchen Carlson won’t shed any tears for Roger Ailes’ departure Thursday, but several male Fox News hosts apparently will.Mere minutes after the cable news titan announced his exit from Fox News, amid Carlson’s sexual-harassment allegations, a ha...

    Minutes after the Fox News CEO announced his resignation, some of the network’s male stars expressed sorrow for the departure of their alleged serial-harasser boss.

    Keep Reading
    Woman Impersonated Ex-Husband's New Wife In Rape Fantasy Craigslist Posts

    Cops: She Craigslist-Stalked Ex’s Wife

    Cops: She Craigslist-Stalked Ex’s Wife

    A California woman is charged with stalking and impersonating her ex-boyfriend’s pregnant wife—responding on Craigslist ads soliciting “rape fantasies” and threatening her unborn child, prosecutors claim.Michelle Suzanne Hadley, 29, of Ontario, fa...

    Officials say Michelle Hadley got back at her ex by pretending to be his pregnant wife and asking men to attack her. But Hadley’s dad says it’s an elaborate setup.

    Keep Reading

    Tech + Health

    Young female medical worker using cell phone in clinic
; Shutterstock ID 451470337

    EMTs Took Pics with Unconscious Patients

    EMTs Took Pics with Unconscious Patients

    Two paramedics from Okaloosa County, Florida, were arrested on Thursday under several felony charges, stemming from a “selfie war” using patients, many of whom were unconscious, intubated, or sedated. Christopher Wimmer, 33, turned himself in foll...

    Two Florida paramedics face felony charges after engaging in a ‘selfie war,’ where they competed to get photos with patients inside ambulances.

    Keep Reading
    Los Angeles, CA - Saturday, July 9, 2016: Leslie Jones is seen at the Los Angeles Premiere of Columbia Pictures' “Ghostbusters” at TCL Chinese Theatre on Saturday, July 9, 2016, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Blair Raughley/Invision for Sony/AP Images)

    Twitter’s Never Going to Stop Trolls

    Twitter’s Never Going to Stop Trolls

    Milo Yiannopoulos, who pointed his hate mob toward Ghostbusters star Leslie Jones this week, had his Twitter account suspended for life on Tuesday night.He had made a living out of that sort of thing, and that’s deplorable. But Twitter also made a...

    Don’t praise Twitter for one high-profile fix. The rest of us are still screwed.

    Keep Reading
    : How AirBnB Tolerates Gay Hate

    Can Airbnb Do More to Fight Gay Hate?

    Can Airbnb Do More to Fight Gay Hate?

    Buddy Fisher wanted a place to stay during Austin’s Pride Festival. Then he got a message from his potential Airbnb host: “No LGBT people, please. I do not support people who are against humanity. Sorry.”Fisher’s experience, first reported by KHOU...

    It bars homophobic hosts on a case-by-case basis, but campaigners argue the home-sharing site could be doing more to protect LGBT guests from discrimination.

    Keep Reading
    Pseudoscience at the RNC

    Cleveland RNC Star Peddles Dubious Pills

    Cleveland RNC Star Peddles Dubious Pills

    CLEVELAND — A multi-level marketer who peddles pseudoscience—and whose product is endorsed by America’s leading conspiracy theorist—is scheduled to speak in a primetime slot Wednesday at the Republican National Convention.Michelle Van Etten was pr...

    A marketer who sells pseudoscience pills just landed a prime-time slot at the convention. Among her fans: Infowars’ Alex Jones, who says the supplements make him ‘crazed and aggressi...

    Keep Reading
    Los Angeles, CA - Saturday, July 9, 2016: Leslie Jones is seen at the Los Angeles Premiere of Columbia Pictures' “Ghostbusters” at TCL Chinese Theatre on Saturday, July 9, 2016, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Blair Raughley/Invision for Sony/AP Images)

    Twitter’s Never Going to Stop Trolls

    Twitter’s Never Going to Stop Trolls

    Milo Yiannopoulos, who pointed his hate mob toward Ghostbusters star Leslie Jones this week, had his Twitter account suspended for life on Tuesday night.He had made a living out of that sort of thing, and that’s deplorable. But Twitter also made a...

    Don’t praise Twitter for one high-profile fix. The rest of us are still screwed.

    Keep Reading
    How Police Can Steal Your Debit Card

    Cops Have a New Way to Take Your Money

    Cops Have a New Way to Take Your Money

    Being pulled over by the police can be a harrowing experience, but it becomes undeniably more distressing when the police can wrongly assume you’re a criminal and take your cash from you as if it’s drug money. That can happen under the practice of...

    Police in Oklahoma can scan prepaid debit cards and seize money that they suspect is from criminal sources.

    Keep Reading

    I Had to Contemplate My Baby’s Mortality

    I Had to Contemplate My Baby’s Mortality

    Some days you really don't know how you're going to make it through.I once was a carefree, self-centered, full-grown man-child. I started making records when I was 17 with Ice T. By 21, I had my first real taste of success with a band ca...

    The former House of Pain frontman on a complicated fatherhood.

    Keep Reading
    the worst health pitches he's ever gotten

    Worst Health Pitches I’ve Ever Gotten

    Worst Health Pitches I’ve Ever Gotten

    This year I ended up on a Cision Journalist Database. According to its website, Cision “wrote the book on how to target print, broadcast, and online journalists.” This book appears to have instructed PR representatives to email me 10-to-15 story p...

    After ending up in a PR database, the health pitches I got ranged from pretty bad to appalling. Why is our approach to science journalism so poor?

    Keep Reading
    How Police Can Steal Your Debit Card

    Cops Have a New Way to Take Your Money

    Cops Have a New Way to Take Your Money

    Being pulled over by the police can be a harrowing experience, but it becomes undeniably more distressing when the police can wrongly assume you’re a criminal and take your cash from you as if it’s drug money. That can happen under the practice of...

    Police in Oklahoma can scan prepaid debit cards and seize money that they suspect is from criminal sources.

    Keep Reading

    Arts + Culture

    DE5HBP Ghent Altarpiece (Adoration of the Mystic Lamb, completed 1432) by Jan van Eyck at Saint Bavo Cathedral, Ghent. Flemish region,

    The Painting Hitler Fought For

    The Painting Hitler Fought For

    In 1432, Jan van Eyck put the finishing touches on the large masterpiece that he began with his brother years earlier.The lesser known Hubert van Eyck didn’t live to see the completed magnificence of the Adoration of the Mystic Lamb, which consist...

    The Ghent Altarpiece is one of the world’s most abused and threatened artworks, even becoming the center of a tug of love between Hitler and Goring.

    Keep Reading
     Arthur Bispo do Rosário's sailboat

    How To Make Hoarding Into Art

    How To Make Hoarding Into Art

    While the rest of the art world remains in thrall to the whims of wealthy collectors, the New Museum in Manhattan is celebrating a different kind of collector: the ragpicker, the personal archivist, the obsessive-compulsive hoarder of stuff—some o...

    With more than 4,000 objects, ‘The Keeper’ is a sprawling, four-floor exhibit at New York’s New Museum devoted to the art of collecting things.

    Keep Reading
    Absolutely Fabulous Movie

    Sweetie Darling, ‘AbFab’ Blazes Back

    Sweetie Darling, ‘AbFab’ Blazes Back

    If you miss, oh-so-very-much, the brilliance of the BBC sitcom Absolutely Fabulous, Season 1 (1992), then the just-released movie—starring Jennifer Saunders as Edina and Joanna Lumley as Patsy—will warm many cockles.The film, best watched with hol...

    Edina and Patsy are back to their boozing, misbehaving best in ‘Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie.’

    Keep Reading
    (L-R) Eric Trump, Donald Trump Jr., and Ivanka Trump attend the ground breaking of the Trump International Hotel at the Old Post Office Building in Washington July 23, 2014. The $200 million transformation of the Old Post Office Building into a Trump hotel is scheduled for completion in 2016.

    From Camelot To Shamelot

    From Camelot To Shamelot

    The Trump apotheosis, which climaxed last night in Cleveland, is a sign of the spectacular decline of American royalty as well as a symptom of the disastrous degeneration of American democracy.Much was said a half-century ago about how charismatic...

    Watching the glossy, shiny reality TV-friendly Trumps in action this week in Cleveland reminds us, depressingly, just how debased American democracy has become.

    Keep Reading
     Arthur Bispo do Rosário's sailboat

    How To Make Hoarding Into Art

    How To Make Hoarding Into Art

    While the rest of the art world remains in thrall to the whims of wealthy collectors, the New Museum in Manhattan is celebrating a different kind of collector: the ragpicker, the personal archivist, the obsessive-compulsive hoarder of stuff—some o...

    With more than 4,000 objects, ‘The Keeper’ is a sprawling, four-floor exhibit at New York’s New Museum devoted to the art of collecting things.

    Keep Reading

    Prince George Gives Lupo Lick Of Gelato

    Prince George Gives Lupo Lick Of Gelato

    Prince George turns 3 today, and to mark the occasion the palace have released four photographs of the young princeling doing his best impression of any other middle(ton) class kid, dressed in a relaxed T-shirt and shorts.In one of the images he i...

    Is it gross to give your dog a lick of your ice cream? Prince George clearly doesn’t think so, as these adorable new shots to mark his third birthday make clear.

    Keep Reading
    Feb 14, 2016; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Eastern Conference guard John Wall of the Washington Wizards (2) drives against Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry in the second half during the NBA All Star Game at Air Canada Centre. Mandatory Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports - RTX26XSX

    The NBA Picked Trans People Over Money

    The NBA Picked Trans People Over Money

    The NBA spent the last several months making direct threats to North Carolina legislators insisting it would move the 2017 All-Star Game—and the $100 million in local business that would come with it—if the state didn’t change HB2, a bill that wou...

    By canceling the 2017 NBA All-Star Game in Charlotte, the league may have just made the gutsiest move by a pro sports outfit in decades.

    Keep Reading
    Cristiano Ronaldo

    Why Ronaldo Can’t Keep His Clothes On

    Why Ronaldo Can’t Keep His Clothes On

    The soccer player Cristiano Ronaldo is, indisputably, the deep-tan color of unctuous gravy. He is always the color of unctuous gravy. A pale Ronaldo would probably signal the end of the world.But he wears his gravy so well, and this week his studl...

    The Portuguese soccer star knows he is a brand and that his sexy body is central to that brand—but while he loves to display his six-pack, he reveals nothing else.

    Keep Reading

    Prince George Gives Lupo Lick Of Gelato

    Prince George Gives Lupo Lick Of Gelato

    Prince George turns 3 today, and to mark the occasion the palace have released four photographs of the young princeling doing his best impression of any other middle(ton) class kid, dressed in a relaxed T-shirt and shorts.In one of the images he i...

    Is it gross to give your dog a lick of your ice cream? Prince George clearly doesn’t think so, as these adorable new shots to mark his third birthday make clear.

    Keep Reading