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I know it’s cheesy and I know everyone is doing it but like most of the nerds in the world, I feel like I have to say something. There are simply some days where 140 characters just aren’t enough. I love Apple. I know it’s a running gag and it’s something I take a lot […]
I know we really should stay away from politics on this site, as it never ends well. But I consider this to be less about politics and more a “people watching” exercise. I think Michelle Bachmann is nuts and despite your views politically, you have to admit she’s said some REALLY fucked up shit over […]
Embedded video from CNN Video Mark Millar’s Kick Ass is the story of a bored, lonely, comics-obsessed kid who decides to head out on the streets and fight crime just like the costumed heroes he obsesses over. It doesn’t take long for “Kick Ass” to get his assed kicked…repeatedly. As a reader, the story is […]
It’s there in plain sight, the written word, yet somehow it frequently morphs into unrecognizable piles of steaming safari turds. I only offer the following link as proof that I am not alone in my disdain for the extreme and continuous erosion of the ability to construct and transmit a single thought, even if it […]
I know this was one of you. I think it’s time you fessed up and got the congratulations you so richly deserve. For those of you not in the know, Austin news outlet KXAN has the story here. The long and short of it involves some intrepid and hilarious hackers changing an electric road sign […]
Well folks, a new year is here and I feel fresh, like strawberries and cream or that feeling you get stepping into a waterfall whilst shaking your head around reciting ‘because I’m worth it’. That’s right 2009 is here and I’m feeling good about it. I think I’d describe 2008 as being both the best […]
Maria Schneider A native of Windom, Minnesota, and a graduate of the University of Minnesota, this incredible woman continues to almost single-handedly rewrite the direction of composition for jazz ensemble year after year, and 2008 was no different. Schneider released her latest album entitled “Sky Blue” to much critical acclaim and a brought home another […]
Merry Christmas and other festive stuff. I have returned from my little stay in Moscow and was saddened to find England in a worse state than I had left it. So it turns out that whilst I’ve been out of the loop, our economy is – frankly – fucked. And I mean seriously fucked. Now I know that you are thinking, “Yes, but the U.S. is also fucked – haven’t you heard?”, to which I agree. What needs to be understood is that there are levels of fucked and we’ve hit a new one.