This is almost as funny as Restless Legs Syndrome. And of course the Japanese are the first to report on it. From Spa! Japan is in dire straights. The population is declining, people are marrying later, having fewer children, if any at all. And Spa! (1/29) says one of the major reasons for the dilemma […]
Archives for January 2008
We got a kick out of this, but we’re confused… how does this not qualify as “writing?” As much as we love Stewart and Colbert, we’re confused why writers aren’t outraged that they’re back. Their shows aren’t being ad-libbed. They have scripts, which, the last time we checked, required writers.
This remix CD has been out for a few months, but given how great it is, we’re shocked that it’s gotten almost no attention. Especially since it’s free. From Ratatat’s website: 14 new remixes featuring: Bun B, Biggie Smalls, Jay-Z, Slim Thug, Devin the Dude, Young Jeezy, T.I., Beanie Sigel, Pimp C, Ludacris, Young Buck, […]
It’s a shame that most environmentalists (and Al Gore) have ignored this disturbing fact: “livestock production generates nearly a fifth of the world’s greenhouse gases — more than transportation.” In case you missed it, The New York Times published a great article yesterday on this ignored environmental problem. You can read the whole thing here.
image c/o Slate Well this sucks. From NYTimes Recent laboratory tests found so much mercury in tuna sushi from 20 Manhattan stores and restaurants that at most of them, a regular diet of six pieces a week would exceed the levels considered acceptable by the Environmental Protection Agency. Sushi from 5 of the 20 places […]
From The New York Times As Democrats look ahead to the primaries in the biggest states on Feb. 5, The Times’s editorial board strongly recommends that they select Hillary Clinton as their nominee for the 2008 presidential election.
Vice takes a stroll down memory lane to remember good times at Williamsburg’s coke-tastically notorious bar, Kokie’s. For all you young-uns out there who don’t remember Larry Tee and Electroclash, Kokie’s was the bar of choice for hipsters wanting to score crappy blow and/or spend the night salsa dancing with sketchy, coked-out middle aged neighborhood […]
Whenever we’re feeling depressed about the state of media in this country, we take solace in Britian’s The Sun. Here’s a sample of their cutting edge journalism. IT isn’t just Britain where the weather is a bit nippy at the moment. JENNIFER ANISTON was feeling the cold in Vancouver, Canada. The ex-Friends star really is […]
Due to bizarre technical difficulties last week—don’t ask—we’ve been MIA. We’re back. And now we’re ready to party. Maybe we should ask this guy to help out: