How The American Public Rates The News Media
This infographic from GOOD and Column Five illustrates the public's perception of the integrity of today's news outlets. Share your thoughts on the state of journalistic integrity in the comments below.
Police Brutality At UC Berkeley
Students organizing an Occupy Cal demonstration yesterday were met by police in full riot gear, eager to use their billy clubs. The police only retreated after the crowd began shouting "STOP BEATING STUDENTS."
Gary Boisclair's Anti-Islam Campaign Ad
Congressional candidate Gary Boisclair attacks Rep. Keith Ellison in his new Islamophobic campaign ad. As the first Muslim elected to the US Congress in 2007, Ellison is no stranger to religious discrimination.
Obviously some people are still grappling with knowing what to do if someone is getting raped on their watch. This flowchart ought to clear things up.
Abobo's Big Adventure
"Double Dragon" villain Abobo gets his own quest in this multi-world 8 bit game mashup.
Plants And Animals
Cats and succulents collide in Stephen Eichhorn's photo collages. Is he onto something or simply on something?
Le Internet Medley
From Leekspin to Trololol to Nyan Cat, The GAG Quartet mash up over 40 musical Internet Memes into one amazing medley. This is how a nerdy meme overload is done the right way.
Confused Pug Is Confused
Presented without comment. That is, unless you count that sentence. And that one. Oh damn.
George Takei's Take On The Kardashians
Look what Star Trek's George Takei uploaded to his Facebook wall yesterday. Cheeky, Sulu. Cheeky.
How Facebook Works
Now I get it. It's science.
My Heart Will Go Wrong
Matt Mulholland performs a stirring rendition of the theme from James Cameron's blockbuster Titanic. It's beautiful.
Further Adventures In Mistaken Identity
Chris Mennig's Championship Volleyball layout is safe, but if they think I'm going to help out with this basketball tournament they had better treat Mr. Patches to a good time. In the interest of full disclosure, I don't even own a cat.
A Case Of Mistaken Identity
There's a high school volleyball coach with a name one letter off from mine and sometimes I get emails intended for her. Today, coach Mennig's team almost got a new mascot!
Stocking-Shaped Blood Bags
Just in time for the holiday season, designer Kiseung Lee has created these stocking-shaped blood bags to encourage blood donation as a form of gift-giving. *sniffle* Shut up and take my blood!
Facedrink Is A Real (Dumb) Product
Facedrink claims it can give you "social energy." To be fair, had it been called Assdrink, the energy it gives you might be considered a little antisocial.
Herman Cain's New Campaign Poster
In light of the sexual harassment turned sexual ASSAULT charges against Herman Cain, Ned Hepburn has designed a new campaign poster in the style of Shepard Fairey. Sometimes the easy joke is the right one.
15 Things You Should Know About Breasts Infographic
Did you know that the average erect nipple stands as tall as a stack of five quarters. I just measured my own at only about 2 quarters. Oh! This is about female breasts! Good to know.
Squirrels In Silly Poses
Hold up. Is that a squirrel playing a piano?! Photographer Kathy Pruyn sets up tiny props and waits for just the right moment to snap the shot.
The Tea Party Ted Meme
Tea Party Ted says all of you jobless good-for-nothings ought to give up your protest and let the government do its job. And also, down with big government!
Justin Bieber's Official Response to Baby Drama
In a parody of his new Christmas song "Mistletoe," Justin Bieber responds to Mariah Yeater's paternity allegations. Not cool, shorty.