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  1. stunts
    Today in Offensive Fashion: Milan’s Gun-Themed ShowBy Philipp Plein.
  2. things that are gross
    Glenn Beck Keeps It Classy by Selling a Jar of His ‘Urine’ for $25,000It’s “art” because there’s an Obama figurine in it.
  3. The Complete Guide to Everything: Extreme StuntsThis week we’re talking extreme stunts. From Felix Baumgartner’s extreme jumping out of a space capsule to David Blane’s getting electrocuted […]
  4. stunts
    Man Makes 24-Mile High Space Jump and Lives to Tell the Tale Felix Baumgartner landed safely on his feet in the New Mexico desert today. 
  5. crushing disappointments
    The Great New York City Vibrator Giveaway of 2012 Was a Big Bust [Updated]“You can’t have a giant soda. You can’t have a vibrator.”
  6. stunts
    Trojan to Hand Out Free Vibrators From Hot-Dog CartsBuzz-worthy.
  7. ask your doctor about niagara
    Niagara Falls Tightrope Walker Only Kind of a DaredevilHe declined to ditch his safety harness. 
  8. ask your doctor about niagara
    New York Trumps Canada in Niagara Falls Tightrope FightOur neighbors to the north will allow Nik Wallenda his fun.
  9. the internet
    Huffington Post Blogger Puts Vodka-Tampon Where All the Kids DoThe Internet is a dark place.
  10. japan
    A Japanese Official Drank ‘Decontaminated’ Water From Fukushima on TV“Oh God.”
  11. stunts
    Can Michele Bachmann Save Butter?Maybe not, but Harvey Weinstein thinks she can create some buzz.
  12. clickables
    Watch a Guy Fly Over the Grand Canyon in a Jet PackThat looks fun!
  13. How I Survived Two and a Half Days of Two and a Half MenYes, it was quite possibly the stupidest thing I have ever done. Deciding to watch a sitcom (most likely a terrible one) for over sixty hours […]
  14. Gil Ozeri Is Watching 62 Hours of Two and a Half Men StraightComedian Gil Ozeri wants to punish himself. That’s the only explanation that I can think of for the stunt he’s kicking off today: Two and a […]
  15. Poor Mike Birbiglia Is Now Living in a Macy’s WindowIn a relatively perplexing publicity stunt for Ultra Downy April Fresh, Mike Birbiglia is living in a window display at the 34th street Macy’s […]
  16. Mike Birbiglia to Live, Sleep in a Macy’s Window For a WeekMike Birbiglia’s promotions for Sleepwalk With Me are getting pretty intense: “Birbiglia is the featured attraction in a joint promotion of […]
  17. clickables
    Watch a Stunt Reel From Conan O’Brien and FriendHard-core, guys.
  18. early and often
    President Obama Surprises Troops in Afghanistan With VisitLousy jobs report? What lousy jobs report?
  19. joaquin phoenix
    Dave Letterman Was in on the Joaquin Phoenix Hoax, TooWe’ve been had. Again!
  20. Video Feed
    Slate’s Pop-Tarts BLT Doesn’t Actually Look So TerribleThe General Tso’s Pop-Tart, on the other hand, is kind of an abomination.
  21. stunts
    Comedian to Hog the Bathroom for Five Days StraightThe wife does not approve.
  22. streakers
    Billionaire Offers $1 Million to the First Person to Streak in Front of ObamaPlease let this happen.
  23. danger on the set
    Jessica Szohr Was Grabbed by Green Gloves While Filming Piranha 3D“There were times when fish were grabbing me and so they put people with green gloves on underneath the water and had them grab at my ankles.”
  24. Stunts
    The Hottest Shot in New York?“Everybody drinks it, but very few people leave in good condition.”
  25. Stunts
    The Man vs. Food EffectHow many bowls of deadly hot curry does Brick Lane go through a night?
  26. Stunts
    Gurgitators Barred From Cupcake-Eating Contest, Will Have to Down Curry InsteadPlus, an epic cupcake crawl.
  27. Stunts
    Mystery Foodie Pays $100,000 for Batali, Chang, and Colicchio CollaborationWas it Rachael Ray?
  28. Stunts
    PETA Goes After ‘Live’ Seafood JointsFirst the ASPCA came after Sushi Uo, and now this.
  29. Stunts
    Man Eats Pizza, and Nothing But Pizza, for a MonthThe latest food-blogger stunt.
  30. sowing the seeds of love
    Just How Heavily Edited Was the ACORN-Sting Video?Nobody said anything about pimps, for one.
  31. Stunts
    Ruff Times: Freelance Journalist Eats Dog Food for SurvivalA reporter hosts a “fancy feast.”
  32. Stunts
    Post–Hill Country Challenge, Where Can You Eat Big for Free?At Kenka, the jumbo curry is free if you finish it within twenty minutes.
  33. Stunts
    Hill Country Ups the Ante on ‘Feed Your Face’ ChallengeA competitive eater was able to finish two pounds of meat in around eight minutes.
  34. stunts
    Public at Large Apparently No Longer Interested in Heather Locklear in a MiniskirtSeems to us that she’s on the same career arc as Pam Anderson.
  35. Stunts
    Ask Samantha Henig If the Miracle Cleanse Is Right for YouA writer goes on the Miracle Cleanse and decides it’s a training camp for anorexics.
  36. stunts
    Michael Jackson, Artist of the Year?Next year, be sure to look out for the hotly contested race between Beethoven and Jimi Hendrix!
  37. stunts
    Britney Spears Is Hiding in Midtown Right NowFind Britney in Manhattan tonight, and she’ll give you tickets.
  38. Stunts
    New Yorker Poised to Outgorge Sheepish LondonerUSA! USA!
  39. the squared circle
    Jeremy Piven’s WWE Wrestling Career Begins With a Flying Leap Off of the Top RopeHe must’ve been studying old videotapes of Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka.
  40. stunts
    David Arquette Plans to Encase Himself in a Plexiglas Box for CharityWell, sort of.
  41. Stunts
    When You’re Proposing to Someone, Remind Them You Have Rooftop Pool AccessThe most meatpacking-ish marriage proposal ever.
  42. Stunts
    How to Win Friends and Free FoodAn NYU senior attempts to go a week without spending money and without going hungry.
  43. Stunts
    Snugly MofosThe Snuggie bar crawl went down this Saturday and Tim Murphy was there to, er, cover it.
  44. Stunts
    And You Thought Padma’s Burger Sploshing Was HotAn Indian woman rubbed 24 chiles in her eyes while Gordon Ramsay watched.
  45. stunts
    Mickey Rourke Ram Jams Publicist’s Advice, Does Battle at WrestleManiaThis is the biggest thing since Thunderlips took on Rocky Balboa.
  46. Marketing Gimmicks
    Half-a-Man vs. Food: The Ottomaneli Brothers ChallengeA New York Knick fails to down the 24-ounce steak burger.
  47. stunts
    Poor Two Lovers Director Forced to Give Interview on Joaquin Phoenix’s Rap Career’If it is an act, it’s the most committed act I’ve ever seen in my life.’
  48. stunts
    Joaquin Phoenix’s Forgotten Victim: His New MovieDid you even know he had one?
  49. stunts
    Casey Affleck to Direct Joaquin Phoenix’s Hard Day’s NightAffleck is making a documentary on his friend’s new rap career.