Kanye West's Audition for Will Ferrell Was Supposedly "Terrible"

Kanye West loves Will Ferrell. The rapper has sampled the comedian, cameoed in his films and played him unreleased music. In a new interview in GQ, West even cites as a spiritual guide—alongside God—a Ferrell film, repeating a line from Step Brothers to illustrate why he decided to marry Kim Kardashian: "Never lose… » 7/21/14 12:27pm Monday 12:27pm

Malaysia Airlines Passenger Jet Downed by Missile Over Ukraine, 298 Dead

Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, which was carrying 298 passengers and crew, was shot down today along the border between Ukraine and Russia. The news was first reported by the Russian news agency Interfax and was confirmed later this afternoon by Joe Biden. All aboard the plane have died. » 7/17/14 11:43am Thursday 11:43am

The interesting thing to me about this whole saga is that a number of the posts deleted for not meeting editorial standards are by current senior editors. Seems weird to employ in positions of power people whose work was so bad that you feel compelled to remove it from the face of the Earth. » 7/16/14 4:31pm 7/16/14 4:31pm

Taylor Swift's House Was Vandalized by a Bunch of Damn Nerds

You may remember when three millennials were arrested outside of Taylor Swift's beachside Rhode Island mansion for throwing beer bottles and flipping off her security guards. You probably had a good idea in your head of what these brats looked like, but, surprise, two of them are basically fucking geniuses! » 7/15/14 6:25pm 7/15/14 6:25pm

Does Drake Like To Have His Ass Eaten?

Today, MediaTakeOut—the internet's foremost source of beyond absurd celebrity gossip with dadaist headlines—posted a story titled "GROUPIE TALES: Popular INSTAGRAM THOTTIE Spills The Tea . . . On What Makes Rapper Drake GO WILD IN BED!!! (Warning – VERY Graphic Content)." The post, and its subsequent comments, raise… » 7/14/14 4:40pm 7/14/14 4:40pm