Bobby Brown Performs, Forgets Lyrics, While Bobbi Kristina in Hospice

Bobby Brown performed a concert at Wolf Creek Amphitheater in Atlanta, Georgia, on July 4 while his daughter, Bobbi Kristina, has been in a nearby hospice. Brown left the stage frequently and also messed up on song lyrics during the act. “Y’all got me forgetting shit. I am in a different zone right now, he told the… » 7/05/15 6:15pm 8 minutes ago

Washington Gets $70M from Legal Weed Tax Revenue During First Year

Washington state launched its legal marijuana market around this time in 2014, and in this past year, weed sales reached $250 million with about $62 million of it constituting excise taxes. Once you include the states local sales and other taxes, the total revenue for the year for both state and local governments… » 7/05/15 5:30pm 53 minutes ago

‘Kimmy Schmidt’ Was Inspired by Elizabeth Smart

Actress Ellie Kemper plays the lead in Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Tina Fey’s Netflix series about a woman who was held captive by a doomsday cult leader since the age of 14. Kemper cites the story of kidnapping survivor, Elizabeth Smart, as the inspiration behind her portrayal of Kimmy. Smart was also 14 when she was… » 7/05/15 4:45pm Today 4:45pm

Texas Woman Killed While Trying to Save Suicidal Boyfriend

On July 4, a woman in Houston, Texas was struck by a car and killed while trying to prevent her boyfriend from committing suicide. Michael Thomas, the woman’s boyfriend, had been drinking at a nearby bar. At around 12:30 a.m, he began sitting and lying down in the street in an attempt to commit suicide by getting hit… » 7/05/15 4:00pm Today 4:00pm

Would You Smash?: Aunties Reveal Who'd Get The Panties At Essence Fest

Essence Music Festival in New Orleans is a destination for women of color on Fourth of July weekend. This year, headliners included Frankie Beverly and Maze as well as Charlie Wilson. Both are the hotties of their generation. Jezebel investigated which vintage bae still riles up their fans and asked the black auntie… » 7/05/15 2:30pm Today 2:30pm

Petition to Fire Reddit CEO Ellen Pao Has Over 100,000 Signatures 

Reddit, a popular site for creepers and fans of upskirt shots, is in the midst of a turmoil of its own making. On Friday the site fired AMA coordinator Victoria Taylor who, by all accounts, was good at her job and beloved by the community. In response, moderators of popular subreddits—many of whom are volunteers of… » 7/05/15 2:15pm Today 2:15pm

Donald Trump Doesn't Know What Everyone's So Upset About, Honestly

In an interview Saturday with Fox News, Donald Trump expressed surprise that there has been such an extreme backlash to his assertion that Mexican immigrants are criminals and rapists. “I knew it was going to be bad,” Trump said. “I didn’t know it was going to be quite this severe.”http://gawker.com/a-comprehensiv... » 7/05/15 1:35pm Today 1:35pm

Taylor Swift's Fourth of July Was (Probably) Better Than Yours 


Taylor Swift, the patron saint of girl squads and well-curated Instagrams, had a Fourth of July celebration worthy of a Vogue spread. Swift gathered her famous friends, a professional photographer (likely) and a seemingly endless supply of American flag accessories to produce the world’s most perfect, most Swift-like… » 7/05/15 10:35am Today 10:35am

Report: Tom Cruise Is Considering Leaving Scientology

According to a report citing Star magazine, Tom Cruise may be considering leaving the Church of Scientology, of which he has been the most visible devotee for many years. The actor’s alleged crisis of faith comes, apparently, after a phone call with his daughter Suri.
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