Sad Chris Christie Refuses to Accept He's Been Friendzoned by America 

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie: just a boy standing in front of a state, pleading with that state to return his calls. The New York Times reports that, in a bid to revive his struggling presidential candidacy, he’s launched a charm offensive on the state officials of New Hampshire, conducted mostly by text. »10 minutes ago11/30/15 10:31am


Coming Soon: A Period Drama About French Haute Couture After World War II

Hey, history-of-fashion nerds: Amazon UK has just booked an eight-part period drama about French haute couture in the period immediately following World War II. Don’t get between a costume designer and any chance at working on this project, lest you be torn into a million pieces. »26 minutes ago11/30/15 10:15am

Belfast High Court: Northern Ireland's Abortion Laws 'Incompatible with Human Rights'

In a historic ruling, a High Court in Belfast, Northern Ireland has ruled that the country’s anti-abortion laws violate human rights. The current law, which forbids abortions in the case of fatal fetal abnormalities, rape or incest, imposes, according to the judge, “an intolerable burden” on women who have to travel… »46 minutes ago11/30/15 9:55am

The Best Cyber Monday Apparel Deals 

By now, you know the drill: Hunker down, find a dependable wi-fi connection, and call your boss and tell them you’re too damn sick to come in. It’s Cyber Monday—a.k.a. the internet’s annual discount bacchanalia. Below, we’ve amassed the cream of the crop, separated by price point and ranked by sale. From 50% off at… »53 minutes ago11/30/15 9:47am

$1 Socks, $5 Gloves, Totally Free Shipping, and More in Uniqlo's Cyber Monday Sale

Uniqlo’s Cyber Monday sale is live, and it’s a doozy. We’re talking pairs of socks for $1 each , $10 pajama pants, $5 gloves, $15 dress shirts, and a lot more. Plus, everything ships for free, with no minimum order. Stock up for the winter! Plus, you can save $15 on a $100 order with code DEALS, or $30 off $150 with… »Yesterday 9:45pm11/29/15 9:45pm

Adele's 25 Sells 3.38 Million Copies in A Week, Licks Previous Records

Many of us anticipated a triumph, and so it came to pass: after only one week, Adele’s latest album, 25, sold a seismic 3.38 million copies in the United States alone. No artist has approached such wild numbers since Nielsen Music (and before them SoundScan) began measuring record sales in 1991. »Yesterday 9:15pm11/29/15 9:15pm

Sinead O’Connor Found Safe After Posting Distressing Facebook Status

Sinead O’Connor is reported to be safe after posting a suicidal Facebook status in which she said to have “taken an overdose.” The status updates, which appeared to have been written by the singer-songwriter in recent days, detail problems between O’Connor and her ex-husband Donal Lunny in regards to the well-being of… »Yesterday 6:45pm11/29/15 6:45pm

Fashion Label KTZ Apologizes for Ripping Off Sacred Inuit Garment

London-based fashion label KTZ has apologized to an Inuit woman after replicating a shaman robe worn by the woman’s great-grandfather without permission. The sweater, which bears a striking similarity to the sacred garment, was being sold for $900, but has since been pulled from stores and the company’s website.
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Two Victims of Colorado Planned Parenthood Shooting Have Been Identified

Ke’Arre Stewart and Jennifer Markovsky have been identified as the two other victims killed by shooter Robert Lewis Dear during Friday’s attack at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs. 44-year-old Garrett Swasey, a University of Colorado police officer and father of two, was Dear’s third victim. »Yesterday 4:30pm11/29/15 4:30pm

Baby Left in Nativity Scene May Get Adopted by Church Members

Parishioners at a Queens church where a newborn baby had been abandoned and left inside of a Christmas manger last week are interested in adopting the child. A custodian discovered the five-pound baby inside of a nativity scene set up at Holy Child Jesus Church. Surveillance video showed the child’s mother entering… »Yesterday 3:45pm11/29/15 3:45pm

Grow Herbs and Vegetables in Any Apartment With Miracle Gro's Aerogarden

Just because you don’t have a yard doesn’t mean you can’t grow your own food. Miracle-Gro’s Aerogarden 6 is a fully-integrated soil-free indoor garden that can grow herbs, vegetables, and salad greens up to five times faster than regular soil. Nothing beats cooking with food you grew yourself, and it never hurts to… »Yesterday 3:44pm11/29/15 3:44pm