Kosik, a 20-year-old elephant in South Korea, is the first living elephant to have the ability to speak. He can say, “Hi,” “lay down,” and “good” in Korean. So basically he’s ready to start dating. [BuzzFeed] Keep reading »
In this Japanese commercial for Lipton Iced Tea, the hottest wolverine ever, Hugh Jackman
, channels his inner Christopher Walken with a divine choreographed hotel dance number. Hot, funny and a good dancer: Jackman, you’re killing us. [Have You Seen This?
] Keep reading »
The highlight of the “Sarah Palin’s Alaska” promo: “I’d rather be doing this than in some stuffy old political office. I’d rather be out here bein’ free.” Well, I’m certainly glad we didn’t cramp your style by electing you Vice President of the United States, Sarah Palin. And … I’m even more excited for the show than I was before. [The Daily What] Keep reading »
This NSFWish (use headphones) video shows Yale University fraternity pledges marching through campus shouting, “No means yes! Yes means anal! No means yes, yes means anal!” According to Tracy Clark-Flory at Salon.com, they also shouted, “My name is Jack, I’m a necrophiliac, I f**k dead women,” though that wasn’t captured on audio. The president of the DKE fraternity, Jordan Fourney, released an apology, calling the anal rape chants “a serious lapse in judgment by the fraternity and in very poor taste.”
Presented without comment. Because what is there to say, really? [Salon.com Broadsheet] Keep reading »
“Sesame Street” has aired a new song, “I Love My Hair,” aimed at young black girls to teach them to value and love their natural hair. The character dances and sings in every little girl hairstyle imaginable, from a small Afro to ponytails to cornrows to twists. This is an important lesson for black girls to learn because even if they come from a household where natural hair is celebrated, like I did, they will no doubt get the “lesson” from the outside world that straight and silky is better. Keep reading »