In wild exchange, Michael Cohen says Trump asked him to threaten people ‘probably’ 500 times

March 4, 2019

Michael Cohen’s testimony before the House Oversight Committee on Wednesday has been a real jaunt. One particular gem: Cohen are of the view that while he was Donald Trump’s personal advocate, Trump requested that he threaten people “probably” 500 times. That information? Not super surprising. The space Cohen arrived at the amount 500, nonetheless, was pretty striking — he and California representative Jackie Speier played what was essentially a short…


This song addresses what it’s like to grow up surrounded by social media

January 30, 2019

Image: Getty Images As 2018 comes to a close, it’s only a matter of time before New Year’s resolution posts start rolling into your timelines.  But the barrage of empty promises and half-hearted resolutions on social media just make me want to scale back on my social media usage altogether. Forget hitting the gym more or learning new skills. From subtweeting less to toning down my finsta, here are 10…


A teenager crashed their car doing the \

January 22, 2019

Someone needs to crack the suit . Image: Getty Images By now, you’ve heard about the egg, which excelled a photo of Kylie Jenner’s daughter, Stormi, on Sunday as the most-liked post on Instagram. But who did the egg? Whose dumb but ultimately successful notion was this? View this post on Instagram A post shared by EGG GANG (@ world_record_egg )~ ATAGEND on Jan 4, 2019 at 9:05 am PST…


Qai Qai, Serena Williams’ daughter’s doll, serves it up at the Australian Open

January 18, 2019

Serena Williams isn’t the only one serving it up at the Australian Open . Image: Getty Images One of the biggest humors of 2018 was a doll. But not only any ol’ doll- it was Qai Qai, the rather humorous and cynical comrade of Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr ., daughter of tennis champ Serena Williams and Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian. SEE ALSO: Serena Williams’ daughter’s doll Qai Qai is the…


University wants to banish Trumps favorite word in 2019

January 13, 2019

Yes, we’re all tired of hearing “No collusion! ” Image: Getty Images Even our vocabulary needs a fresh start for 2019. This has been a rough time in so many styles, even for the words we use — and particularly for those that President Donald Trump is constantly tweeting out. That’s why one group is proposing we ban the word “collusion.” Lake Superior State University has unveiled the 44 th…


Trump to kid about believing in Santa: ‘At 7 it’s marginal, right?’

December 27, 2018

President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump answer calls from people calling into the NORAD Santa tracker phone line on December 24, 2018. Image: SAUL LOEB/ AFP/ Getty Images ‘Twas the darknes before Christmas and as the flame roared and the Christmas tree lightings sparkled, Trump started talking to children about Santa. It didn’t go over well. As the president took a phone call from a 7-year-old named Coleman,…


Here’s what the UK Googled about most in 2018

December 19, 2018

Image: Joe Maher/ BFC/ Getty Images/ IKON IMAGES/ mashable composite There’s genuinely best available path to recap the past time than to go back over what people were busy typing into search engines as our planet induced its direction around the sunlight. Google just released its “Year in Search” statistics, and it offers a pretty good peek into what was on our collective brain in the Year of our Lord…


This robot dog has better dance moves than you

November 4, 2018

Wikipedia vandalism doesn’t last long, but it’s still an effective way to troll. Image: Bob Al-Greene, Mashable It’s Troll Week on Mashable. Join us as we explore the good, the bad, and the ugly of internet trolling. It may seem counterintuitive, but it’s possible for trolling to reach an artwork sort — see subtle and even sublime — specially when it happens via Wikipedia, the internet’s open-source encyclopedia. In fact,…


We all have that one classic we love to talk about, and this twitter thread is here to call us out

September 10, 2018

Image: Shutterstock/ adistock We were all young and impressionable formerly. And we all remember the first classic volume we speak that really make a chord with us, stimulating us realise the power of great literature. SEE ALSO: You need to read this author’s disastrous abandonment narrative the whole way to the end For some it’s The Great Gatsby , for others it’s George Orwell’s < em> 1984 . And this…


Cool off with this watermelon keg

August 28, 2018

Let Twitter justice reign . Image: don emmert/ AFP/ Getty Images Remember back in 2015 when Trump’s lawyer Michael Cohen jokedabout sending Hillary Clinton to prison? It’s funny how things change. It now appears that Cohen , not Clinton, will be the one heading toward prison. On Tuesday, Cohen reached a plea deal in the Southern District of New York, pleading guilty on accuses that include campaign investment misdemeanors from…


The hallway scene from ‘Inception’ is a lot less epic without the music

August 12, 2018

QAnon followers at a Trump rally in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, on August 2, 2018. Image: MANDEL NGAN/ AFP/ Getty Images QAnon — an all-encompassing right-wing conspiracy belief about everything from the JFK assassination to pedophile resounds based on the vague publishes of an anonymous internet poster — has now amply broken into the mainstream, thanks largely to the alarming number of Trump supporters who showed up to the President’s most recent…


The Amazon Echo Look picked a dress for me to wear to a friend’s wedding and it did not disappoint

July 31, 2018

It’s a high minute for low-brow commentary . Image: Barcroft Media via Getty Images We have few moments of joyfulnes in this dark timeline of ours. The Trump baby blimp is one of them. The huge diaper clad-blimp set sail in London today as Trump sat down for a meeting with UK Prime Minister Theresa May. Over in Germany, ZDF’s Heute-Show , a satirical news program, edited press images of…


Here’s the technology behind those mesmerizing drone light shows

July 5, 2018

Alex Jones belief Democrats planned “civil unrest” for the Fourth of July. Perhaps he’s thinking of fireworks . Image: Getty Images Where will you be on the Fourth of July? Alex Jones conceives Americans will be fighting in a vicious combat over avocados and soy milk. The often dishonored conspiracy theoretician and self-proclaimed “performance artist” claimed that Democrat are planning to launch a civil campaign on Independence Day in a…


Melania Trump makes first appearance in nearly a month and no one is buying it

June 11, 2018

“Melania? No, I’m Melania, a simple country girl just trying to make my way through this crazy world. Why do you ask? ” Image: WIN MCNAMEE/ GETTY IMAGES Among all of the many important news tales happening in the world right now , good-for-nothing has fascinated us quite like the unexplained disappearing of First Lady Melania Trump. She ultimately made a brief public look on Monday evening, but Twitter is…


Congrats to Meghan Markle for achieving the ultimate glow-up

May 28, 2018

Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Queen of Glowing-Up . Image: Karwai Tang/ WireImage via getty images This may be hard to believe, but Meghan Markle — Duchess of Sussex and newly-married wife of Prince Harry — was formerly merely a young tourist sitting on the railing in front of Buckingham Palace. What happened? Well, a blind date, a love story, and a record-setting amount…


Police document from the 1980s’ ‘Satanic Panic’ is wonderfully bizarre

May 18, 2018

And we considered mothers trying to decipher emoji messages was bad. Twitter user Jennifer Jordan tweeted yesterday that her sister saw a police report from the 1980 s describing stages and signs of satanic venerate. It’s insane. Titled, “Identification, Investigation, and Understanding of Ritualistic Criminal Activity, ” the document says it was presented by Det. Robert Semandi of the Chicago Police Department. It was made during the “Satanic Panic, ”…


Melania Trump’s cyberbullying initiative has booklets that very similar to ones published under Obama

May 10, 2018

Image: Getty Images Melania Trump stepped into her persona as First lady on Monday and launched BE BEST, an initiative to “help our children control the many issues they are facing today.” BE BEST seeks to strengthen healthy behavior on social media in children, remind members to “choose their terms wisely and speak with respect and compassion.” If you gaze past the irony — the New York Times has a…


Donald Trump’s hair attempts to free itself

April 25, 2018

President Trump’s hair submitted in one of abundance of internet memes. The latest craze appears to be imagesof Donald Trump boarding Air Force One as he headed to West Virginia Thursday, his whisker violently duelling the ferocious winds. SEE ALSO: Donald Trump’s ‘pee tape’ controversy, explained What may look like just a blustery period could be the latest developments in escape strives from Trump’s notorious comb over. Image: Nicholas Kamm/…


Melania Trump looked happier with Barack Obama at a funeral than with Donald Trump… ever?

April 24, 2018

Former first lady Barbara Bush’s funeral was held on Saturday. President Trump chose not to attend “to avoid interruptions, ” so his wife Melania had the freedom to do whatever the heck she delighted — and she decided to hang out with certain political legends. She tittered with Barack Obama, influence posed next to Michelle, the Bush family, and the Clintons, and expended so so much better time SMILING. Can…


TIL if you send a ripped bill to the treasury, they’ll send you a check

April 22, 2018

If you’ve ever accidentally rent a invoice, you probably thought your fund was turn for good. That seems not to be true. SEE ALSO: Treat yo’ self: What to buy with your tax return money Daily Show writer, Dan Amira, encountered a perfectly good $10 bill that was rent in half. Instead of lamenting the loss of his fund, nonetheless, he wrote a brief letter to the Bureau of Engraving…