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11.21.12 Aymann Ismail

“What is the proper etiquette for sticking a finger into a man’s buttonhole?” It’s just one of the many colorful questions posed to Tracie Egan Morrissey and Rich Juzwiak in their new book, Pot Psychology’s How to Be: Lowbrow Advice from High People. Morrissey and Juzwiak, of Jezebel and Gawker, respectively, ran a popular web series […]

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12.13.10 Bucky Turco

This weekend, Gawker (Media) was pwned. A group called Gnosis took credit for hacking the company’s database and lifting all sorts of shit: A widely distributed text file contained internal chats between the site’s editors, 1.3 million commenter passwords, source code, and insults aimed at head honcho Nick Denton. […]

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10.29.10 Lauri Apple

While the Internet debated the merits of outing heterosexual ladybug Christine O’Donnell as a Halloween un-night stander, and/or followed the hunt for her anonymous Philadelphian Judas, other controversies involving the Senate candidate unfolded. […]

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10.28.10 Bucky Turco

Gawker publishes questionable items from time to time, but this post about an anonymous guy’s un-night stand with Christine O’Donnell makes Perez Hilton look responsible. […]

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10.04.10 Bucky Turco

Although this clip was originally confined to Facebook, I decided it would serve the community much better by freeing it up beyond the social network. A dedication to Gawker scribe, Hamilton Nolan, NYU student and On Campus editor of NYULocal.com, Nicole He, whipped up this tribute as part of a 20 part project. […]

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06.04.10 Bucky Turco

On a hunch (Google), I came across NationalSkyads.com, which happens to be the same aerial advertising company Gawker is hiring to fly a customized reader-generated message over Rush Limbaugh’s weekend wedding in Palm Beach and boy is it cheap. They charge about $500 for the flight and then $20 per character. The plane will do […]

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05.17.10 Kari Ferrell

Gawker just announced the 2010 Webutante Ball, and yours truly is on the committee. Which basically means that I was asked to be on it, and I said “yes.” Perfect position without any real responsibility, and all I had to do was suck Nick Denton’s dick. […]

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03.04.10 Bucky Turco

Kari Ferrell is so irrelevant. Why do you let her ruin your blog? She has nothing to say. I hate her. Please stop!… This is just a fraction of the banter I hear on the regular. She made an appearance on Gawker today and take a look at the numbers. Now, any questions? […]

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08.04.09 Will Sherman

In promotion of their book on the city’s disappearing storefronts, photographers Jim & Karla Murray are opening MOM & POPism, a mixed media installation featuring over a dozen streets artists embellishing a selection of realistic-looking retail panels. Curated by sticker-happy street artist Billi Kid and set on the rooftop of Gawker headquarters—of all places—the gossipy […]

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