April is National Poetry Month, and whether you’re an avid poetry fan or a curious newcomer (hello and welcome — we’re so glad you’re here!), it’s the perfect time to settle in with a new book of poetry. Here are 13 of our recent favorites.
From a meatball made from woolly mammoth DNA to an AI robot that harvests tea, here’s this week’s news in 15 photos.
It's not too late to turn it all around.
This week, I'm returning to the song that carried me through 2020.
Turns out, beyond having to pay $1 and legal expenses after losing in court, suing an ultrafamous celebrity can have other consequences.
A Trans Day Of Vengeance Protest Was Canceled After Organizers Received A Threat Of Gun Violence Fueled By Right-Wing Anti-Trans Rhetoric
“We received a possible active shooter threat and to protect trans life, which is our ultimate goal, we will be canceling,” an organizer said.
"They should have sprayed some hamburger smell or something." (Warning: contains spoilers for episodes 1 and 2 of Season 2.)
“They will continue to fight to clear their name of these fabricated accusations,” a spokesperson for the Tate brothers told BuzzFed News. “However, this is a big step in the right direction.”
“They can offer some basic support, which is great, but not clinical support.”
"I want every member of the trans community to know that we see you. You’re each made in the image of God, and deserve love, dignity, and respect."
The statement was just 27 words long.
“Far too often we’re not outraged enough as a nation about the fact that school shootings disproportionately impact Black and brown kids.”
Ashton Kutcher And Mila Kunis Sparked A Debate About Trust Funds And “Nepo Babies” After A Resurfaced Report Reminded Fans That They Don’t Plan On Leaving Their Kids Any Inheritance
Ashton — who is reportedly worth $200 million — revealed back in 2018 that he and Mila, to help their children learn the value of hard work, won't be leaving them any money.
People Are Making Glorious, Glorious Memes Of Gwyneth Paltrow Whispering “I Wish You Well” At The End Of Her Trial
“The darkest curse ever coming from her brand of White Woman, like I got chills,” writer Bolu Babalola tweeted.
Will there be a mugshot? Could he run for president from prison? We asked legal scholars all your most burning questions.
Kelly Clarkson Just Shaded Her Ex-Husband Brandon Blackstock And His Dad Amid Their Ongoing Legal Battle, And It’s Seriously Messy
“Kelly is putting Narvel and Brandon on some serious blast.”
From an Oprah Book Club pick to an incredible debut memoir — these are the books to take on your next vacation.
Sen. Richard Blumenthal, who authored a cruise safety bill, argues that cruise passengers deserve better protection and support.
The Family Of Michael Hill, A Custodian Who Was Killed In A Shooting At The Nashville School, Asked For "Compassion For One Another"
Michael Hill, who had worked at the Covenant School for 15 years, had seven kids of his own and often randomly sent them "I love you" texts.
Pete Davidson Spoke In Detail About His Mental Health And Said Being Viewed As A “Big Idiot” Who “Smokes Weed” Became “Humiliating”
“One night I turned on the TV and I just saw my dad on TV… It was weird because we didn’t know he was dead for, like, three weeks.”
“There aren’t any flowers within the images I make, but the flowers are the Black transmasculine people themselves,” Texas Isaiah said of his project, Flowers at Your Feet.
What comes next for Trump, how polyamorous people manage their money, and a journalist detained in Russia.
“When the second roll of news came out that the shooter was a trans person, someone a part of the LGBTQ community, we knew that there would be backlash from that.”
Florence Pugh Recalled Putting Herself Through Painful Situations While Filming “Midsommar” And Admitted She “Most Definitely Abused” Herself By The End
“Each day the content would be getting more weird and harder to do. I was putting things in my head that were getting worse and more bleak.”
A meatball made of an extinct species, a vast mass of seaweed, and Gwyneth Paltrow being herself.
She wasn't liable for Terry Sanderson's injuries, but Gwyneth Paltrow's courtroom attire slayed.
A Jury Said Gwyneth Paltrow Isn’t Liable For The Ski Crash, And The Man Who Sued Her Will Have To Pay $1 And Her Legal Bills
Both Paltrow and Terry Sanderson, a 76-year-old retired Army optometrist, testified that the other crashed into them on a ski slope at Deer Valley Resort in Utah.
"‘Home Alone 2: Lost in New York’ star Donald Trump has been indicted on criminal charges."
Lawyers For the Man Suing Gwyneth Paltrow Suggested That He Deserves $3.2 Million, But Her Attorneys Still Insist He Actually Crashed Into Her
Both sides claimed that the other one was responsible for the ski collision.
Trump will now need to be formally arrested and arraigned like any other defendant — a stunning fall from grace for someone who was once one of the most powerful people on the planet.
“This is not a drill! This is happening! You are going to lose your minds," executive producer Edgar Wright said.
The Las Vegas Mass Shooter Had Lost Thousands Of Dollars Gambling And Was Mad At Casinos A Few Weeks Before Killing 60 People, The FBI Says
The shooter killed 60 people and injured hundreds more when he opened fire on a crowd gathered in Las Vegas for a music festival in October 2017.
The top House Democrat castigated Republicans for inaction after the Tennessee mass shooting that killed three children and three adults.
When the internet responds so enthusiastically to something, it’s worth it to investigate. Here’s what dermatologists had to say about the Naturium salicylic acid body wash, which costs less than $15 at Target.
Five Years Ago She Screamed "1, 2, 3, Let's Go, Bitch" During Taylor Swift's Performance Of "Delicate." Millions Of Fans Are Now Shouting It During The Eras Tour.
“[Taylor Swift] was like, ‘I love performing "Delicate" now because you’ve changed it.’”
This week, social media made me do this.
BuzzFeed isn’t ponying up, but for other outlets, paying might make sense.
The move comes amid Russia's crackdown on media and dissent.
The TV adaptation of Naomi Alderman's bestselling novel endorses the feel-good feminism that its source material was determined to satirize.
After the model opened up about her experience being diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, we asked experts about the autoimmune condition, the differences between type 1 and type 2 diabetes, and how this diagnosis can change your life.