55 hilarious last-minute White Elephant gifts under $50 that are guaranteed to get a good laugh

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. When it comes to gift swapping games like White Elephant, Yankee Swap, or Nasty Christmas, the master gifters must first forget everything they know about holiday gifting. Gone are the […]

An elephant has died after a circus truck overturned on a motorway in Spain

El Digital de Albacete/YouTube A circus truck carrying five elephants overturned in southeastern Spain. One elephant died and two others were injured. Authorities rescued the surviving elephants with a crane. WARNING: Some images shown below are graphic in nature. An elephant has died after a circus truck overturned on a motorway in southeastern Spain. The […]

20 funny White Elephant gifts to give and get this holiday season

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff that we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. The criteria with which to judge gifts in a holiday gift swap is markedly different from what you’ll find anywhere else in the season. Gone are the […]

The Elephant In The Room

Louis C.K.’s new movie I Love You, Daddy has arrived at a critical point in the comedian’s career. It’s a project that started with C.K.’s self-described “fascination” with men whose work you admire but whose actions and those allegations of sexual impropriety alter your perspective. It ultimately and literally asks the question, in C.K.’s own […]

The Elephant In The Room

Last year, Omarosa Manigault-Newman wanted Howard University — the historically black school known as “The Mecca” — to welcome Donald J. Trump. The prospect of President Trump visiting Howard turned into a persistent rumor on campus last year, and a source of quiet activity. Howard’s student newspaper strongly opposed the idea. The RNC donated $ […]

A Big-Game Hunter Was Crushed To Death By An Elephant In Zimbabwe

A famous South African big-game hunter has died after being crushed by an elephant that had been shot during a hunt in Zimbabwe. Theunis Botha, 51, was leading an afternoon hunt at Good Luck Farm, near Hwange National Park, Friday when the group stumbled upon a herd of elephants, according to South African media reports. […]

White House Correspondents' Dinner: How Did They Handle 'The Elephant Not in the Room'? Plus: Top Zingers!

President Donald Trump was out of sight but far from out of mind at this year’s White House Correspondents Association Dinner, broadcast on CSPAN. RELATEDWill Ferrell’s Dubya, West Wing‘s ‘C.J.’ Roast Press During Samantha Bee’s Alt-Correspondents’ Dinner — Grade It! Trump announced two months ago that he would be skipping the annual fete, where the […]

Colin Farrell May See An Elephant Fly in Disney’s ‘Dumbo’

Before Beauty and the Beast topped the box office with a record-breaking debut this month, Disney was already all-in on their roster of live-action adaptations of their animated classics (check out our rundown of all of the developing projects here). While Mulan is too early in development to know whether it’s a musical and Aladdin […]