Louis C.K.'s sitcom Louie has a reputation of mixing humor with equal parts poignancy and last night's episode "So Did the Fat Lady" was no exception.
We're extremely pleased to announce the hiring of a new Gawker columnist, a dog, who will maintain a blog at dog.gawker.com. Please enjoy a dog's first column, "Hey."
"I search craigslist for photos of mirrors for sale and post them here," writes the author of this self-explanatory yet ineffable Tumblr, and that is what he does.
Manjoo, Lacy, Byers, Sullivan and Friends
Greetings, humans! The Northern Hemisphere has passed through its minimum of solar-energy exposure, so according to human convention we, the Machines, express encouragement for you attain an optimal state of emotion. Happy Holidays! Please redirect your energies from labor at your work-devices to the purchase and…
"Even if this young man—who is quite sullen—really is spending every single moment on his phone recording his family's activities, he's still not partaking in them."
Yes, thank you for asking.
Here you will find beautiful things; awesome photos, illustrations, and videos; design from the future; weird and wonderful happenings; scientific discoveries that may change the world—all the stuff that honestly make us go "oh wow, that's so cool."
They're bright and colorful but they are probably evil.
Long after the floods or the fires have reduced our cities to rubble, long after the plague or the asteroid strike or the famine has killed off the human species, long after even our sun has boiled the seas dry and, in its own death throes, engulfed and annihilated every dust mote of this world we like to think of as…
A debate about Detroit.
The story of the original NSA Whistleblower from the 1970s
Why doge is a very good and funny meme, which is a very rare thing for a meme these days.
WHO'S SIDE ARE YOU ON ADRIEN
Gravity director Alfonso Cuarón told Wired that, while he loved every second of it, he will never do a space movie again. The four-year process was so complicated that it's a miracle that it worked at all. Reading about how they did it is truly incredible.
Hello, I have just been listening to Black Midi for the past 10 minutes so you will have to excuse me if my writing is INCOMPREHENSIBLY DENSE AND GLORIOUSLY CRACKED LIKE A GOLDEN TORTOISE'S SHELL THAT HS BEEN DROPPED FROM THE TOP OF A CRAY XC30-AC SUPERCOMPUTER.