Viral video

Adorable kid is NOT happy about his mum having a baby


Brian Koerber 11:29am "This is exasperating!" he tells her, awesomely.

Jon Stewart, filmmaker

Watch the trailer for Jon Stewart's directorial debut


Rob Moran It's called 'Rosewater', and it stars Gael Garcia Bernal.

Photoshop fail

Aussie model epically calls out swimsuit company for Photoshopping her shots


Rob Moran "I refuse to stand by and allow ANY company or person to perpetuate the belief that 'thinner is better'," wrote Meghan Kausman, naming-and-shaming swimwear brand Fella Swim.

Shock revelation

Hello Kitty is not a cat: a timeline of events

Hello kitty

Who the hell is Hello Kitty?

Friends reunion

Jimmy Kimmel hosts a mini Friends reunion with Jennifer Aniston, Courtney Cox and Lisa Kudrow

Jennifer Aniston plays Rachel Green again with Jimmy Kimmel as Ross, with a <i>Friends</i> fan fiction script he wrote.

MICHAEL IDATO If it was an episode of Friends, they would have called it 'The One With The Friends Reunion'.

Roald Dahl's Revolting Rhymes pulled from Aldi shelves over use of word 'slut'

Dahl Revolting Rhymes

SAFFRON HOWDEN The Aldi supermarket chain has removed iconic Roald Dahl children's book Revolting Rhymes from its shelves after complaints from customers about the use of the word "slut".

Lois Lane

Lois Lane is getting her own YA novel


Rob Moran Superman, it's your turn to be the sidekick.


Pop-up Central Perk cafe to open to mark Friends 20th anniversary

The cast of <i>Friends</i>.

MICHAEL IDATO US studio Warner Bros will mark the 20th anniversary of the TV comedy Friends by opening a real-world version of the show's iconic, but fictitious, coffee house Central Perk.


New 'Gone Girl' trailer will leave you on edge

gone girl

I suddenly feel like I need a few Valium and some herbal tea.


#AskHerMore highlights the problem with how female celebrities are treated on the red carpet


Rob Moran "Seriously, you're asking Julia Louis-Dreyfus another question about clutch bags?" asked understandably unimpressed Emmy viewers yesterday.

The Full House reboot may be on the horizon

Full House cast

The Full House reunion you thought only existed in your best and most nostalgic dreams could become a reality.


Spinning Sofia Vergara joke lands flat

Sofia Vergara

Annie Colbert Maybe it's not such a great time for women on television.

Sarah Silverman does the Emmy's red carpet stoned

Sarah Silverman.

JENNA CLARKE Forget wardrobe malfunctions or fashion faux pas on the red carpet because being drunk or high trumps everything at an awards show, as illustrated by comedian Sarah Silverman at the Emmys.

Parks and Recreation

The blooper reel from Season Six of Parks and Recreation is essential viewing


Rob Moran This is a good way to start the week.

Aussie newsreader pours cold water on Ice Bucket challenge on live TV

Speaking his mind: Lincoln Humphries.

PATRICK BEGLEY A Queensland newsreader has refused the Ice Bucket challenge, in the kindest possible way.


TV travel

8 locations from Emmy-nominated TV shows that you can visit


Max Knoblauch So you can pretend you're taking a vacation from pop culture, while actually embedding yourself even deeper.

Girls season four

Watch the hilarious new teaser for 'Girls' season 4!


Sandra Gonzalez Can. Not. Wait.

How Patrick Clair won the Emmy for 90 seconds of True Detective

Great start: <i>True Detective's</i> title sequence won a Creative Arts Emmy Award this week.

PAUL KALINA Television's title sequences have earned their own cult status.

Pamela Anderson shuts down the Ice Bucket Challenge


MICHAEL KOZIOL Actress says the charity behind the craze funds cruel and unnecessary animal testing.

See all your favourite TV shows Simpsons-ized

True Detective

From Game of Thrones to Twin Peaks.


Downton Abbey cast are now banned from wearing modern undies


Rob Moran The fallout from last week's 'Bottlegate' fiasco continues... but now it might all be getting just a little bit ridiculous.

Trailer for Shailene Woodley's 'White Bird in a Blizzard' looks pretty amazing

White Bird in a Blizzard

She'a all grown up and things are seriously spooky.


Marvel's new Spider-Woman comic is depressingly predictable


Rob Moran Oh yeah, this is exactly how superheroes look when they scale skyscrapers.

Watch the first ep of Selfie (the modern day My Fair Lady sitcom) here


It stars Karen Gillan from Dr Who and a lot of pouting.

Wombat goes viral

13 great moments this viral wombat had this week


When Photoshop is used for good instead of evil.

Female scientists tweet

The Female Scientist Legos have their own Twitter account and it is truly wonderful


Effie Mann An archaeologist gives our plastic sisters a voice.

Breaking Bad

Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul have reunited in the weirdest way possible


Rob Moran It's for a skit called 'Barely Legal Pawn', and Julia Louis-Dreyfus is in there too.

Emmy Awards

Kids reenacting 'Best Drama' Emmy nominees is the best thing you'll see today


Rob Moran This is exactly why kids should not be allowed to watch Mad Men or True Detective.

Matthew McConaughey just did an interview to defend the bum bag

Matthew McConaughey

He's a huge fan of the 'fanny pack' as they call them over there.


Mockingjay: expect to be surprised

Before and after ... colourful character Effie gets a drab makeover as she joins District 13 in <i>Mockingjay</i> movie.

Even avid readers of The Hunger Games will be surprised with the next instalment of the hit franchise, according to director Francis Lawrence.


Bao Bao the panda

Bao Bao's birthday: Smithsonian celebrates baby panda's adorable first year

Today was the first day the members of the general public got a view of the most recent panda born at the National Zoo. Bao Bao licked at a piece of bamboo (but didn't eat any)and walked just a bit and then promptly went back to sleep for much of the morning. She often sleep 20 hours a day at this point.  (Photo by Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post)

Laura Vitto After a year of bamboo, growth and lazy days spent in trees, giant panda cub Bao Bao is about to turn one.

Wiki woes

Grimes writes anti-drug note, calls out trolls who edit her Wikipedia page


Rob Moran "Whoever keeps putting the few quotes I said early in my career about drugs back into my Wikipedia page is an a**hole."

Homeland's back

Watch Claire Danes in Homeland's new Season Four trailer


Rob Moran Brody might be gone (uh, spoiler alert?), but the show goes on.

Cunning deception

Watch what happens when Daniel Radcliffe surprises (freaks out) his fans

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12:  Daniel Radcliffe attends the UK Premiere of

"It's Daniel-freaking-Radcliffe."

Binge-watching PSA

Amy Poehler, Taylor Schilling and Alyson Hannigan would like to inform you of the dangers of binge-watching


Rob Moran "On a danger scale, it's somewhere between gang violence and a curable STD."

House Of Cards

Watch Hillary Clinton handle a prank call from Kevin Spacey like a boss


Looks like Frank Underwood's now scheming on Bill Clinton's behalf.

Going viral

Cast of Downton Abbey respond to water bottle gaffe

Downton Abbey

The hubbub all started when someone noticed a water bottle in the background of a photo released to promote Season 5 of Downton Abbey.

60-Second Robin Williams Tribute Stirs All the Emotions

Robin Williams

Take a minute to remember some of the greatest films of your childhood — and pass the tissues.

Random Act of Shoelace Kindness Ties Up the Internet's Hearts


It'll make you want to be a kinder person today.


Sandra Sully, Lee Lin Chin, Natalie Barr parody Real Housewives

The Real Newsreader of Sydney, apparently.

SARAH THOMAS The trio of the nation's best newsreaders channel the Real Housewives in a spoof YouTube clip.


Amy Poehler

Watch Amy Poehler's excellent side-eye in new movie, Are You Here


Rob Moran It's written and directed by Mad Men creator, Matthew Weiner.

Validating 'mansplaining'

'Mansplaining' enters the Oxford Dictionary, feminists rejoice

Elegant young man reading magazine in studio, (B&W), (Portrait)

Effie Mann This is big news, people.

Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Joseph Gordon-Levitt: "Yes, I'd absolutely call myself a feminist."


Rob Moran The actor made the statement in an interview overnight, and he gave an articulate explanation why.

Taylor Swift plays 'show and tell' with Jimmy Fallon

Taylor Swift jimmy fallon

Shows she has extraordinary 'ew' game.

Something wrong with this picture: Downton Abbey makes gaffe in publicity photo

The publicity image released by <em>Downton Abbey</em>.

ERYK BAGSHAW It rather takes away from the aura, doesn't it? Just above the marble mantle, between the sets of baroque vases and below the romantic hunting portrait, it sits.


Men all over the world are shaving their chest hair into bikini tops


Rob Moran Well, this is definitely weird.

Cameron Esposito

Watch this comedian's perfect response to a homophobic heckler


Heckle Cameron Esposito and you run the risk of becoming part of her future routine, as one guy recently found out.


Jimmy Fallon fights tears as he pays tribute to Robin Williams

Jimmy Fallon fighting tears over Robin Williams.

MICHAEL IDATO American Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon fought back tears live on television, as he paid tribute to the late comedian Robin Williams, 'the Muhammad Ali of comedy'.


There was a mini 'Mean Girls' reunion at Chateau Marmont


Candice Chung Here's a picture of three of your favourite characters hanging out.

Lorde and Taylor Swift took a cooking class together

Taylor swift lorde

Turns out they're not just good at writing and singing platinum albums.

British Airways brings puppies and kittens to your seatback monitor


British Airways is taking a page from the Internet playbook, adding puppies and kittens to its roster of in-flight entertainment.

Scarlett Johansson

Lucy director shows how not to compliment your leading actress


"She is totally gorgeous, but never plays with that. She is almost acting like a tough man," says Luc Besson about Scarlett Johansson.

Michelle Obama

Fox News guest panelist thinks Michelle Obama is 'too fat' to talk about health


Candice Chung Says the fittest First Lady in history can't be trusted on fitness issues because she 'needs to lose a few' pounds.

Women Against Feminism parody

'Women Against Feminism' movement gets perfect Twitter parody


Andrea Romano Who needs femisime -- uh, feminism -- anyway? It's just so hard to spell.