What is "everyone" talking about right now? "Everyone" is talking about Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu address to congress about Iran's nuclear ambitions, which is happening as I post. If you want to learn more about the speech, read here. If you want to discuss the speech as it happens, use this space. » 3/03/15 11:46am 3/03/15 11:46am

Celebrate the "Good Old Times" of Nazi Rule With Coca-Cola and Fanta

Say Goodbye to the Gawker Newsfeed

Heads up: At or around 11:00 a.m. today (Monday, March 2), we're re-merging the Gawker Newsfeed with the Gawker.com front page. The old Newsfeed URL will redirect to Gawker.com, and posts that were previously published or shared to Newsfeed will now be shared to the front page instead. » 3/02/15 10:50am 3/02/15 10:50am

Make Hitler Happy: The Beginning of Mein Kampf, as Told by Coca-Cola

"Make it happy!" Coca-Cola's new marketing campaign exhorts. The campaign, introduced during a Super Bowl commercial, is accompanied by a stunt through which Twitter users reply to negative tweets with the hashtag "#MakeItHappy"; Coca-Cola then transforms those tweets into cute ASCII art. "We turned the hate you found… » 2/04/15 11:15am 2/04/15 11:15am

Who Would Win if Real Seahawks Played Football Against Real Patriots?

For whatever reason, Americans prefer the Super Bowl to involve men playing football under the names of various animals and soldiers, and not the actual soldiers and animals themselves. Which is why at Gawker, we're asking the only important question: What would happen if a real patriot played against a real seahawk? » 1/31/15 9:00am 1/31/15 9:00am

Daily Mail Purchases Elite Daily to Form Voltron of Shit

Elite Daily, a website that describes itself as "The Voice of Generation Y," has been purchased for $47 million by DMG Media, the "global media brand" that arose out of the Victorian-era tabloid Daily Mail. » 1/30/15 5:00pm 1/30/15 5:00pm

Psychic Clam Predicts Super Bowl XLIX Winner: Seahawks or Patriots?

At the Times, Race Beat Exchanged for Bronx Courts

The New York Times is shutting down its national race and ethnicity beat, naming reporter Tanzina Vega its first-ever full-time Bronx courthouse reporter. Memo below. » 1/28/15 11:41am 1/28/15 11:41am

Edgar Froese, the founder and only constant member of Tangerine Dream, has died in Vienna. He was 70. Remember how good "Love on a Real Train" is? It's still that good. » 1/23/15 5:07pm 1/23/15 5:07pm

What You Need to Know About the State of the Union

"Militant as Well as Moderate": Martin Luther King's Longest Interview

Shortly after he'd been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1964, Martin Luther King, Jr. sat down with writer Alex Haley for Playboy in what would be the longest interview King ever gave a publication. It's breathtaking, and you should read the entire thing. » 1/19/15 8:29am 1/19/15 8:29am