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iHeartRadio Music Festival 2014
iheart.com

Tay­lor Swift Cold­play Usher Ari­ana Grande Nicki Minaj Mötley Crüe Zac Brown Band One Direc­tion Ed Sheer­an Paramore Iggy Aza­lea Train Eric Church

TAYLOR SWIFT COLDPLAY USHER ARIANA GRANDE NICKI MINAJ MÖTLEY CRÜE ZAC BROWN BAND ONE DIRECTION ED SHEERAN PARAMORE IGGY AZALEA TRAIN ERIC CHURCH LORDE CALVIN HARRIS BASTILLE STEVE AOKI

The 15 Sassiest Anderson Cooper Comebacks
Matt Stopera, buzzfeed.com

DRAG HER, ANDERSON.

In conclusion,

Shade!

NYPD Pursuing “Insider Angle” To Brooklyn Bridge White Flag Probe
John Del Signore in News onJul 22, 2014 5:32 pm, gothamist.com

Two pho­tog­ra­phers have insin­u­at­ed respon­si­bil­i­ty on Insta­gram, but the NYPD says there is no “cred­i­ble” claim of responsibility… yet.

The Mystery of the Bleached White Flags on the Brooklyn Bridge.

Jen Carlson, gothamist.com

Today is National Hammock Day, an important day for our nation, whose people have been known to enjoy a restorative recline in one of these marvelous contraptions. Preferably amid lush green surroundings, a fair distance from the barbecue, but clo…

Mhmm.

nprfreshair:

PS. Allison Janney is recording with us this afternoon. Stay tuned!

nprfreshair:

PS. Allison Janney is recording with us this afternoon. Stay tuned!

Jewish And Arab People Are Posing Together In Inspiring Photos Saying “We Refuse To Be Enemies”
Rossalyn Warren, buzzfeed.com

“My mother is Jewish. My father is Palestinian. I am their face.”

Earlier this month, the Israeli news site Ynet reported that over 300 people protested the rocket attacks on Gaza by their government, saying that people were chanting one…

Beautiful.

This Moving And Popular Picture Of A Jewish Child And A Palestinian Child Is Not What It Seems
Alan White, buzzfeed.com

This picture of two boys called Harsh and Aymen has gone viral. But it doesn’t actually say anything about hope for the Middle East.

This image has been retweeted thousands of times.

The photo of Aymen and Harsh was taken at a recent New York…

A hopeful future.

comingsoon.net

Back in March, fan favorite actor Dwayne Johnson laid out that he and Warner Bros. had been in discussions for a long time about what DC Comics character he could play on the big screen. At the time, it seemed like it could be Lobo or…

Dwayne Johnson will confirm his upcoming DC Comics roles “very soon”.

Dan Snierson, ew.com

If you think the next new episode of The Simp­sons will be casualty-free, you’ve made a grave mis­take: The antic­i­pat­ed install­ment that fea­tures the death of a famil­iar face has been slat­ed as the sea­son 26 pre­miere. Speak­ing to …

Big stuff on the Simpsons!

The 7 Ugliest Government Buildings In Washington, D.C.
Benny Johnson, buzzfeed.com

DO NOT PROCEED if you are allergic to concrete.

And those are all the ugliest buildings your tax dollars can buy.

— Fin.

All pho­tos by Benny John­son.

Why You Should Not Take Photos Of The 7 Ugliest Buildings In D.C.

Yeesh.

New Jersey Police Arrest Man Suspected Of Killing Two Gay Men In Seattle
Tony Merevick, buzzfeed.com

If convicted, he could face the death penalty, KIRO 7 reports.

In court doc­u­ments released July 2, pros­e­cu­tors say Brown alleged­ly planned the attack and that Seat­tle police were inves­ti­gat­ing the case as a pos­si­ble anti-gay hate cri…

This monster may receive the death penalty for luring and killing gay men.

Star Wars: Episode VII Plot Details Revealed
cinemablend.com

A hand. The driving force that possibly kicks off the first Star Wars movie we have seen in years might be a hand. One that is holding a lightsaber, and tumbling down from the stars. Plot details for J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars: Episode VII have leaked…

Star Wars: Return of the Severed Hand?

Marvel’s 7 Untitled Films: Here’s What We Think Is Coming
cinemablend.com

Marvel has just laid down the (infinity) gauntlet by announcing their next SEVEN films. Well, release dates, at least. The new schedule, which some are assuming is Phase 3, takes them to 2019, and suggests the world these heroes inhabit is about t…

Wow.

lizdexia:

anonymous requested: oberyn martell + colors abound

Just taking this opportunity to announce that yesterday I discovered that Oberyn Martell is an anagram for “Mr Torn Eyeball,” which is the greatest accidental anagram in the history of literature I think.

(via buzzfeedgeeky)