Stephen Colbert Delivers Top 10 List, Takes Selfie With David Letterman

On Tuesday night, Stephen Colbert visited The Late Show With David Letterman for the first time since he agreed to take over the show next year. Colbert was hilarious as usual, delivering his own Top 10 list and, naturally, taking a selfie with Letterman. » 4/23/14 1:46am Today 1:46am

When Taylor Swift Goes Book Shopping

Taylor Swift was out in SoHo again today, presumably with all of the tags cut off her clothing this time. She was spotted browsing the New York section of the bookstore McNally Jackson, which just so happens to be two blocks from the Gawker office, so I walked over to get a glimpse of an abnormal person attempting to… » 4/22/14 5:29pm Yesterday 5:29pm

this challenge was interesting and funny but so bizarre out of context... like, i'm just incredibly curious as to why this guy agreed to come on the show. maybe the casting call was super vague or something? i don't know — most of the emotions (from him and the other people who were wed) seemed totally genuine so i… » 4/22/14 1:21pm Yesterday 1:21pm

George R.R. Martin Distances Himself From Game of Thrones Rape Scene

Last night's episode of Game of Thrones was marked by a rape scene that broke away from George R.R. Martin's books and called into question the judgement of the show's handlers. Earlier today on his website, Martin drew clear divisions between his writing of the scene and how it played out on television. » 4/21/14 9:05pm Monday 9:05pm

this whole thing is really bizarre. it seems like they're breaking a bit from the books with this entire relationship: my understanding in the books is that they're both always like "we belong together" but in this season cersei is depicted as almost, like, being over jamie. » 4/21/14 11:11am Monday 11:11am

The Great Big Bryan Singer Sex Party Mailbag

X-Men director Bryan Singer strenuously denies that he drugged and raped a 17-year-old in 1998, and claims he has evidence to prove that he wasn't even in Hawaii at the time the assault is said to have been taken place there. But the accusation has opened the floodgates of stories, memories, rumors and gossip—much of… » 4/18/14 6:04pm Friday 6:04pm