One Direction shoots video for Arapahoe shooting victim

As Twitchy reported, friends and supporters of Claire Davis, the 17-year-old shot in the head at Arapahoe High School, began a Twitter campaign to convince One Direction to visit her. #Get1DToClaire didn’t actually get 1D to Claire, but the band did shoot a brief get well message for Claire, who remains in a coma. THANK...

#Get1DtoClaire: Movement to convince One Direction to visit Arapahoe HS shooting victim

Arapahoe High School senior Claire Davis remains hospitalized in critical condition with severe head trauma after being shot in school during Friday’s shooting. A prayer vigil was held, and once word got out that Claire Davis was a fan of the group One Direction, the hashtag #get1DtoClaire got moving. Here’s a small sample of the...

Miley Cyrus’ butt follows One Direction’s Liam Payne

I think I ass follow people sometimes. — Miley Ray Cyrus September 27, 2013 Aw, so cute! Miley Cyrus’ rear end, last seen by approximately 159 million people in a music video, has decided to follow One Direction heartthrob Liam Payne on Twitter. It’s so romantic! If you’re thinking of “Love Me Tender” right...

Fans thank Simon Cowell on second anniversary of One Direction's creation

And on the 23rd day (of July 2010), Simon Cowell said “Let there be One Direction,” and the fans saw that it was good. If that sounds blasphemous to you, you might want to avoid Twitter today as fans celebrate — to the minute — the second anniversary of the creation of British boy band...

Sigh: Debbie Schlussel trolls Muslim singer from UK band One Direction

Hide your kids. Hide your wife. Dreamy U.K. boy band One Direction has spearheaded yet another British invasion and is determined to convert each and every all-American kid into a superfan—of Islam, apparently. At least that’s the theory of blogger Debbie Schlussel, whose recent claim that band member Zayn Malik is “pimping Islam on your kids” has lit up the Twitterverse and driven the otherwise cryptic hashtag #TurkishDirectionersAreProudOfZaynsReligion to the top of the Twitter charts

It appears Ted Cruz just lost a $100 bet with Brian Schatz over Twitter’s algorithm

On Sunday, Sen. Ted Cruz questioned why Twitter’s algorithm keeps showing him tweets from Democrats and gave “Ted Deutch … Sheldon Whitehouse … Steve Cohen … Chuck Schumer … and Chris Murphy” as examples: Is it just me or is there something REALLY wrong with Twitter’s algorithms? Because I follow Steve Scalise and several other...

Twitter suspends parody account @BetosBlog but death threats from blue checks, Reza Aslan’s ‘punchable face’ joke are totally cool

The incredibly funny parody @BetosBlog that we told you about is no more: Really pathetic that Twitter suspended @BetosBlog. — Jay Cost January 23, 2019 We really wish Twitter could explain which kind of behavior is allowed and which isn’t, because it’s getting quite confusing: Beto O'Rourke spoof blog – suspended. Throw kids into...

'Fix this': 20 distraught fans who want Obama to bring Zayn back

In case you’ve been, you know, immersed in work or world affairs or life outside the orbit of anyone under 18, you probably haven’t heard that teen pop star Zayn Malik has quit the British boy band One Direction. Distraught fans, half in jest or maybe not, are tweeting America’s celebrity president to take action...

‘Huh?’ 1D’s Niall Horan shows love for wax Obama on Independence Day

View this post on Instagram @calaurand , mr president and I are celebrating 4th of July together ! Yeeeehhaaa! #happy4thofjulyamerica A post shared by Niall Horan on Jul 4, 2014 at 4:32am PDT One Direction pop star Niall Horan posted an Instagram photo with a wax figure of President Obama to celebrate Independence Day...