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11 Debuts That Got Booed

1. Charlie Sheen’s Torpedo of Truth Tour Photo by user Pranav Bhatt. After Charlie Sheen’s high-profile media meltdown that got him kicked off of Two and a Half Men, he capitalized on the attention and launched a 20-city live “comedy” tour. Nobody quite knew what to expect from the Torpedo of Truth tour, named after one [...]

Not #Winning: Bomb Threat Over 2½ Men Reruns

I’m as sick of Charlie Sheen as anyone, but a New York City resident named Freddy Caldwell is maybe a little more annoyed than the rest of us. On May 11 and May 23, after WPIX-11 aired reruns of “Two and a Half Men,” Caldwell called in bomb threats to the station, demanding that they [...]

Muppet Whatnot Workshop

FAO Schwarz has a Muppet Workshop, where you can have your own “Muppet Whatnot” created just for you. You can design yours online with this generator. I made this one; others have designed Whatnots that look like Charlie Sheen, Bill Clinton, and others. Having it actually made into a Muppet will cost you $129.99. Link [...]

Puppies Wearing Hats Eating Bacon Sharing Facts (about Charlie Sheen)

Even the dog world is talking about Charlie Sheen, though they’re unimpressed by his Tiger Blood. Do you have a Beagle wearing a ball cap? A Schnauzer in a sombrero? A foxhound in a fedora? We want your puppies wearing hats! If you can get them eating bacon, even better. Send them here or [...]

12 Non-Basketball March Madness Brackets

We love March Madness! We love it so much that we can’t restrict it to just a basketball tournament. See, citizens of the internet love to make charts and graphs (which includes tournament brackets), and they love reader participation polls. Some of these tournaments want your vote to select the winner, others are just for [...]

Charlie Sheen’s Tiger Blood

Where does Charlie Sheen get his tiger blood from? Not just any tiger will do. Sheen needs a source with an already mangled biochemistry, as Seth Patrick illustrates. Link via Popped Culture

Who Said It: Hunter or Charlie?

If you’ve been keeping up with actor Charlie Sheen’s very public meltdowns, or if you are a fan of Hunter S. Thompson’s philosophical remarks, you should do well on this quiz. You’ll be given a quote, and all you have to do is decide which man said it. Simple! I got 12 out of 15 [...]

The Quick 10: Bullets? We Don’t Need No Stinking Bullets.

I went to the Nebraska/Colorado game this weekend and had an experience that others only dream of – I got to shoot the hot dog gun. As a society, we’ve apparently become obsessed with shooting things out of guns – from spices to condoms, here are 10 things available in speeding-bullet format (or pseudo speeding-bullet [...]

The Red Dawn of the Wolverines

Depending on how much you follow the schedule of upcoming movie releases, you may or may not know that MGM was planning to release a remake of Red Dawn on November 24, 2010 (the picture above is from the set). I say “was” because the studio is facing such major financial difficulties that the release [...]

The Quick 10: 10 Infamous Womanizers

According to the author of a new biography on Warren Beatty, he’s slept with nearly 13,000 women. Warren denies that the number is that high (which Warren denies), but compared to other philanderers, 13,000 isn’t even that many. Here are a few other men who claim they have spent more time in bed than out [...]