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One Harvey Weinstein accuser says she won't celebrate his arrest in a must-read thread

Image: Getty Images By Martha Tesema2018-05-27 22:03:03 UTC In the days following Harvey Weinstein’s arrest, some within the entertainment industry have posted a statement released by Time’s Up — the organization created in the wake of the scandal.  Others, like actress Annabella Sciorra, have taken things a step further. Sciorra was one of the women to come forward in Ronan Farrow’s follow up stories featured in The New Yorker. On

Someone live tweeted the world record for tallest stack of waffles — and it was a dramatic affair

By Martha Tesema2018-05-27 21:16:48 UTC During Memorial Day Weekend, many people gathered in backyards to kick off cookout season across the country — but in Denver, some visited an unassuming backyard to witness an attempt to shatter the world record for tallest stack of waffles, which was previously at 51 cm.  Journalist Elizabeth Hernandez was on the scene to cover the event for The Denver Post and thankfully, she live

Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively are sparring on Twitter again and it's adorable

Image: Getty Images For Entertainment Weekly By Martha Tesema2018-05-27 19:16:57 UTC Turns out, even years after Gossip Girl, Blake Lively has some secrets up her sleeve — and her husband, and Deadpool star, Ryan Reynolds doesn’t even know the half of it.  Lively, who has been aggressively promoting her upcoming film A Simple Favor, tweeted a trailer that ends with the film’s tagline “what happened to Emily?” — which then

Senior class pulls off a truly awesome senior prank

By Brian Koerber2018-05-14 22:52:08 UTC When the local police congratulate the entire class on their senior prank, you know they pulled off something great.  The Cumberland High School class of 2018 in Wisconsin received props from the local police on Facebook on Monday after successfully pulling off an original and labor-intensive senior prank. A closeup of the Cumberland High School class of 2018’s senior prank. “It looked very, very real.

Pope Rihanna arrives at the Met Gala, causes worldwide religious experience

Holy moley.Image: John Shearer/Getty Images for The Hollywood Reporter By Shannon Connellan2018-05-08 01:04:45 UTC Rihanna, heavenly queen of red carpets, has descended upon this year’s Met Gala in a glittering Pope-inspired ensemble — and people are freaking out. Interpreting this year’s theme, “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and The Catholic Imagination,” the superstar and Met Gala honorary co-chair rocked up to New York’s Metropolitan Museum on Monday donning a bejewelled papal crown

Elon Musk and Grimes are dating thanks to a super nerdy joke

By Morgan Sung2018-05-08 00:55:08 UTC Tech mogul Elon Musk and singer Grimes have something in common: they blend art history with artificial intelligence to make the nerdiest, most niche jokes.  The new couple arrived at the Met Gala together — Musk in a white priest-looking tux and Grimes dressed as a goth robot.  Elon Musk and Grimes bonded over the nerdiest joke. Image: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images According to Page Six,

Melania Trump's cyberbullying pamphlets look A LOT like Obama's

Image: Getty Images By Morgan Sung2018-05-07 23:51:33 UTC Melania Trump stepped into her role as First Lady on Monday and launched BE BEST, an initiative to “help our children manage the many issues they are facing today.”  BE BEST seeks to reinforce healthy behavior on social media in kids, reminding them to “choose their words wisely and speak with respect and compassion.” If you look past the irony — the

Kid has the most dramatic 'run' to home base during little league game

By Morgan Sung2018-05-01 00:01:51 UTC This kid has a future in acting.  During a very intense name of little league baseball, the coach told @TabbyRodriguez’s younger cousin Lenn to “run home as fast as he can.” The little boy did not disappoint, running from third base to home in glorious slow motion. How could you not hear the Chariots of Fire theme song while watching Lenn run? [embedded content] And

The best weed gifts for a very special Mother's Day

Disclosure Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps support our work. By Brian Koerber2018-04-30 23:31:55 UTC Mother’s Day is just around the corner and let’s face it — the typical gift of flowers is just boring. Your mom deserves a better flower. Given the recent leaps in cannabis legalization, there’s a good possibility your mom

Scientists confirm Uranus smells like farts

Uranus smells like farts, a new study confirmed.Image: Getty Images By Morgan Sung2018-04-23 22:32:21 UTC It’s official: Uranus smells like farts.  This is a real conclusion that real scientists came to. The planet, often the butt of jokes, has an atmosphere that smells like rotting eggs because its clouds are composed of hydrogen sulfide.  A study published on Monday in Nature Astronomy suggests the presence of the stinky gas in