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#PlaneBreakUp: Why I refuse to believe it’s real

The internet is going bats -- over a couple’s very public breakup on a delayed plane that was live-tweeted by a nearby passenger.Metro is calling shenanigans.In case you need a recap, Twitter user Kelly Keegan was on a delayed flight when two passengers beside her broke up, made a scene, and then...

Monday, August 24, 2015 - 10:20pm

What every PR pro needs to know about technology

Few can argue that technology hasn't majorly changed the public relations game. Mass emailing a generic press release rarely snags any valuable media coverage. On the flipside, super-tailored story pitches certainly go a long way—but they're also time intensive and still not a guarantee. With...

Friday, August 21, 2015 - 10:29pm

VIDEO: Robot paints nude portrait with man’s blood

Hows this for a throwback Thursday? Take a look at this video from a year ago of a robot using a man’s blood to draw a nude portrait of him.RELATED:SwitchBOT? Video ofrobot's destruction was a prankThe man whose blood is being slowly pulled into the robot’s palate is a Brooklyn-based artist named...

Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 7:54pm

Philadelphia city workers' emails appear in Ashley Madison hack

City government workers may have been using their government email addresses to cheat on their spouses.Nine email addresses with phila.gov extensions were included in a dump of hacked user data fromthe website Ashleymadison.com.Hackers on Wednesday released a huge batch of data from the website,...

Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 1:10am

WTF: Man tries to dig up father’s corpse to have argument, gets arrested

A man in Kentucky was arrested for trying to dig up his fathers corpse so he could argue with him, police say.RELATED:Two Southie brothers accused of beating, urinating on homeless manYup.The man, a clearly lovely 44-year-old gentleman named Michael May told police that his father had died 30 years...

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 - 10:29pm

Which celebrity will Ashley Madison’s hack expose first? Place your bets

Hackers made good on their promise/threat and dumped all the data they stole from cheating website Ashley Madison last night.RELATED:Hackers dump data from cheating websiteAshleyMadisononline: reportsNow the only question that remains is: What celebrity or public figure is going to be exposed first...

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 - 7:53pm

3 most shocking Amazon workplace practices

The New York Times dropped a bit of a cannon ball into the internet with it’s report on the ultra-competitive, swift and brutal company culture at Amazon.Since you have far less time than we do, we’ve summarized the three worst things about working at Amazon.We guarantee it will turn you off to...

Monday, August 17, 2015 - 11:49pm

3 things you need to know about ‘Alphabet’ and Google

Google made a big announcement on Monday afternoon that shook the tech world: the internet and technology giant would no longer known as Google, but rather as conglomerate corporation named “Alphabet.”RELATED:Here are the American CEOs who get paid $1 a yearGoogle, along with every other news...

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 11:45am

Miranda Lambert's email hacked

It has not been a great summer for Miranda Lambert. First she files for divorce from husband and fellow country music star Blake Shelton, and now her email has been hacked. And, apparently, hacked by a female hacker who goes by "Brenda," which just makes the thing sound like she was betrayed by a...

Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 10:38am

Site: Philly hasn't perfected being crappy

Philly still sucks, but not as much as Memphis or Detroit.That's the verdict of a survey by website Wallethub.com, which rankedthe 62 largest cities in the U.S. according to which is the bestbest and worst places to live inof the 62 largest U.S. cities.If you aren't familiar with Wallethub, they're...

Monday, August 3, 2015 - 10:52am

VIDEO: The movies sing 'Uptown Funk'

This one obviously took a lot of work to put together. Incorrigible Internet mash-up video-maker Don Draper Says What has collected a dizzying array of movies from across Hollywood history and sliced and diced them until they come together to sing-speak the lyrics to "Uptown Funk." To be honest, it...

Monday, August 3, 2015 - 6:00am

PHOTOS: Meet Tonkey the bear coat sharpei, an Instagram sensation

Meet Tonkey the bear coat sharpei who has more followers on Instagram then you could ever dream of having. How many? Around 143,000. RELATED: Meet Earl thegrumpypuppy, the internet's newest obsessionTonkey is a four-month-old puppy from Canada and is described by her owners as “a funny character...

Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 6:04pm

David Wain and Michael Showalter's Wet Hot Netflix Summer

One of the more intriguing entries in Netflix's new, ever-growing roster of original series is "Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp," a prequel to the cult classic comedy from "The State" alums David Wain and Michael Showalter — and featuring a before-they-were-stars cast the likes of...

Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 3:30pm

Armie Hammer accidentally shared some nude photos of himself

The joys of young parenthood can sometimes cloud your judgment, as "The Man from U.N.C.L.E." star Armie Hammer learned. "I found out today that I have nude pictures on my phone," he tells Jimmy Kimmel. And honestly, this is pretty great as far as late-night talk show anecdotes go.RELATED:New nude...

Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 1:12pm

Meet Earl the grumpy puppy, the internet's newest obsession

A new animal curmudgeon has been thrown into the cold cold light of internet fame and his name is Earl the grumpy puppy.Earl the grumpy dog, meet the internet. Internet, meet Earl the grumpy dog.RELATED:Adoptapalooza coming to Prospect Park this weekendEarl is a five month old little pup with...

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - 11:11pm

Lindsay Lohan teases terrible, terrible memoir with Instagram vid

So Lindsay Lohan really is working on a book, apparently, and if her attempt at teasing it is any indication it will be inscrutable, unintelligible and nausea-inducing. Fun times! Lohan posted a video to Instagram with a caption that includes a birthday message to a friend, some jumbled emojis and...

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 9:47pm

Hacker hates New York, crashes New York Magazine

What do you do if you hate New York? Hack New York Magazine's website, apparently. New York Magazine’s website crashed early Monday morning. The company had published an article compiling the stories of 35 of the 46 women who accused Bill Cosby of rape or sexual assault Sunday night. The website...

Monday, July 27, 2015 - 9:05pm

Michael Ian Black: The trick is being 'just enough of a d—'

"The State" and "Wet Hot American Summer" star Michael Ian Black gets in on the YouTube generation's fun with "SMOSH: The Movie," playing eccentric billionaire villain Steve YouTube, who sends the SMOSH guys (Ian Hecox and Anthony Padilla) literally into the Internet to try to undo an embarrassing...

Friday, July 24, 2015 - 9:53pm

WWE drops Hulk Hogan for using N-word

Hulk Hogan was fired by the WWE after reports emerged of an n-word laced tirade contained in an unauthorized sex tape.The audio tape was not released, but gossip site Radar online reports that transcripts of it can be found under seal -- meaning they are not available to the public -- in a Florida...

Friday, July 24, 2015 - 6:20pm

PHOTOS: Man poses for engagement photos with burrito

The saying goes that the best way to a man's heart is through his stomach, and David Sikorski, a 28-year-old writer in San Francisco, took that very literally.Sikorski became Internet-famous after posing for an extensive series of engagement photos with a burrito.A burrito -- foil and all.The...

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 - 4:19pm