M.I.A. is at War with the NFL for That Super Bowl Middle Finger Moment

In February of 2012, a musical artist who once made the mistake of ending a relationship with Diplo and preventing the world from receiving the bounty that would be the world's most rhythmic children did something inappropriate during a small sports show hosted by the National Football League. The National Football… » 9/19/13 4:50pm 9/19/13 4:50pm

Adele Accepts Her Brit Award by Giving Everyone the Finger


Tonight Adele won British Album of the Year at the Brit Music Awards, and just as she was getting into a rousing acceptance speech, the evening's host politely stepped in and cut her off. Apparently it was very urgent that Blur be allowed to perform right that second—Blur!? Come on. That's obviously the worst… » 2/21/12 9:00pm 2/21/12 9:00pm

You Can Train Yourself to Flip the Bird More Quickly

Finally, some science we can use: researchers have found that your middle finger has slower reaction time than your other fingers, because of the way your nerves are wired. But never fear! The nervous system is a wonderful thing, and you can train your middle finger to respond more quickly — "if, for example, you… » 2/07/12 2:40pm 2/07/12 2:40pm