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Lion tacos complete the circle of life

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ABOVE: Mmm…tacos. A Tucson taqueria is taking orders for African lion tacos as part of their “Exotic Taco Shop Wednesdays” promotion. Having made cow-eye tacos a couple of months ago, I consider myself somewhat adventurous when it comes to Mexican food, but this is kind of ridiculous. Legally, the FDA says this is all kosher [...] [Read More]
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Rush Limbaugh thinks Chinese people talk funny

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Rush Limbaugh thinks Chinese people talk funny. But mostly, he’s just an idiot.

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Slater hater destroys Mario Lopez urinal tribute

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ABOVE: A now mullet-less A.C. Slater, aka Mario Lopez. Chicagoland police were summoned to a sports bar named “Mullets” after a presumably intoxicated patron destroyed a framed photograph of A.C. Slater from Saved By The Bell. The mullet was just too much. Slater, the Army Brat and school jock at Bayside, played by Mario Lopez [...] [Read More]
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Black market hooch: Four Loko trading on Craigslist

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In a recent example of gotcha-journalism at its finest, a New York television reporter from NBC New York hits the internet in search of Four Loko. The banned caffeine-laden malt beverage has become a cult obsession among the young and drunk — even inspiring DIY concoctions — but apparently, you needn’t go farther than the [...] [Read More]
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Dude, where’s my house? Pittsburgh demos wrong guy’s house

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“This is not the way I wanted to start out my new year,” says Andre Hall in the understatement of the year — so far. Pittsburgh officials say contractors demolished the wrong house while Hall was away for the holidays. “Now all I got is an open lot. With nothing,” said Hall, standing in front [...] [Read More]
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Perplexing Palin retweet on Don’t Ask Don’t Tell

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Sarah Palin’s recent retweet of a comment from a conservative gay commentator is leaving some on the right (and left) scratching their heads. “But this hypocrisy is just truly too much. Enuf already–the more someone complains about the homos the more we should look under their bed,” tweeted Tammy Bruce, whose comment was then retweeted [...] [Read More]
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BREAKING: Sailor swears like a…sailor

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The commanding officer of the USS Enterprise, a $4.5 billion dollar aircraft carrier, is in hot water this week as a three-year-old video has emerged of him dropping the f-bomb, filming “chicks in a shower,” repeatedly using anti-gay slurs and simulating a rectal exam, among other transgressions. Capt. Owen Honors, then the executive officer (XO) [...] [Read More]
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Kentucky man shoots a chupacabra, or does he?

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A Kentucky man may hold the secret to one of life’s greatest mysteries. But then he shot it. Legend has it, the chupacabra, a small, freakish rodent-dog-thing roams free in the Americas, spending its days sucking the blood from goats and eluding the legitimate scientific community. “It’s kind of a mystery right now,” says Mark [...] [Read More]
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Barney Frank on showering with homosexuals

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Barney Frank is unpredictable.
So, if you’re a reporter from a conservative news outlet and you are trying to corner the congressman about the horrors of the barracks shower room in the post ‘Don’t Ask Don’t Tell’ environm… [Read More]
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Gold Coast Christmas wish list

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All I want for Christmas is…well…everything… Apparently the recession or whatever we’re calling it now isn’t hitting everybody the same way. At least not on Wall Street. “Velvet in Dupont,” a rider on the Metro-North railroad (which carries much of the financial industry’s workforce back to their bedroom communities in Westchester and Fairfield Counties) found [...] [Read More]
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