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I Carved Ben Affleck's Penis Into a Pumpkin and Here's How It Went — Embarrassing confession: Halloween is annoying, and it's sorry. Glad you got that off your chest, Halloween. I realize that I am the only person in the galaxy who isn't that into a candy-themed holiday whose chief pastimes are sight gags and drunken banging (everyone orbiting Gliese 667 is like, "Who does this bitch think she is right now?"), but it's just so much PRESSURE.
Oct 30, 2014

RT @thelindywest: I carved a pumpkin into a simulacrum of Ben Affleck's penis and then I set it on fire.…

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Six Slutty Male Halloween Costumes You Should Try — Photo: Everett Collection Gene Wilder as Willy Wonka with No Pants What You Need: Purple velveteen coat, white dress shirt, pink floral print vest, oversized gold bow tie, khaki pants, brown top hat, brown
Oct 30, 2014

RT @thelindywest: Any dudes looking for a last-minute costume? I came up with a few sexy man-costumes that put the ween in H-ween:…

Oct 30, 2014

Any dudes looking for a last-minute costume? I came up with a few sexy man-costumes that put the ween in H-ween:…

Can Women Be Douchebags? — There may be one thing left that little girls can never be when they grow up. The last glass ceiling left unbroken. Something that perhaps no amount of leaning in could ever bestow on a woman: the title of douchebag. Can that way-too-often-used label we give That Guy be applied to the other half of the species?
Oct 30, 2014

Can women be douchebags? A thoughtful answer to an important question:…

Oct 30, 2014

In which @LaurenBans tackles the big question of our time: can women be douchebags?…

The Eight Least Scary Movies Of All Time — It's Halloween. You're ready to be terrified by ghouls and witches and vampires and ethics in video-game journalism. But what if being scared isn't your thing? What if you've got a bum ticker and that last viewing of Wait Until Dark will put you over the edge?

How to Dunk a Basketball in Ten Weeks or Less — Not so long ago, I played the worst basketball game of my life. I missed layups, turned over the ball, allowed my opponent free reign to the hoop. It was dark. As I slumped on the sidelines after the game, I realized how far I'd fallen from my prime a decade ago.

Tim Cook Announces He's Gay Like a (Literal) Boss — Photo: Getty Images For years, it was a rather open secret that Apple CEO Tim Cook is gay. But that was never confirmed publicly until now, because, as Cook details in an essay for Businessweek today, of concerns for his personal privacy. Which is totally understandable!

The World's Greatest Counterfeiter: Frank Bourassa — Years of running drugs and boosting cars left Frank Bourassa thinking: There's got to be an easier way. That's how he became the most prolific counterfeiter in American history-a guy with more than $200 million in nearly flawless fake twenties stuffed in a garage.
Oct 30, 2014

How to make your own living: print fake money. Statutory warning: Don’t try this at home:

Oct 29, 2014

This Wells Tower story on a master currency counterfeiter is every bit as good as you might expect.… #longreads

Oct 29, 2014

RT @nxthompson: “Fuck it, I’ll never work legit again.” Wells Tower’s crazy tale of a mass counterfeiter. #longreads

Oct 29, 2014

Read MT @nxthompson: “Fuck it, I’ll never work legit again.” Wells Tower’s crazy tale of a mass counterfeiter.

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Is Your Halloween Costume Offensive? Take Our Quiz — Ebola, missing planes, domestic=violence coverups-2014 has been been an onslaught of shitty and depressing stories stacked one on top of the other, and we're still only in October.

Just Say No to Flavored Shots, Regardless of Whether Fireball Has Anti-Freeze — Does the cinnamon-flavored liqueur known as Fireball contain anti-freeze? This is a real question that people are asking today. Fireball corporate says Nah, dude, we're good! European distributors, who are recalling the liqueur, say propylene glycol, an active ingredient in the recipe, is also in fact an industrial anti-freeze.

GQ's #1 Pick in the NBA Style Draft: Andrew Wiggins — Go YouTube videos of a high school Andrew Wiggins pulling off his vertigo-inducing spin move and throwing down dunks so violent they violate the Geneva Conventions, and you'll understand why b-ball nerds have been anticipating his arrival in the pros for years.
Oct 29, 2014

Lookin sharp: GQ's #1 Pick in the NBA Style Draft: Andrew Wiggins: Entertainment: GQ… via @gqmagazine

The NBA Every-Single-Game Preview — How fired up are we for the return of pro basketball? Enough to do something crazy! Presenting GQs utterly comprehensive, possibly ill-advised preview of all one-thousand two-hundred and thirty NBA games for the 2014-15 regular season In 2008, the cast of the famously defunct NBA blog previewed every single game of the upcoming 2008-09 season.
Oct 28, 2014

The @NBA is back! Bone up by reading @FreeDarko / @GQMagazine's preview of EVERY SINGLE GAME (yes all 1230 of them)…

Oct 27, 2014

The guys from @freedarko reprise their 2008 “preview every NBA game” opus for the 2014 season.… STARS STARS STARS

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