Archive for the ‘Picture blog’ Category

Jeffrey Loria Is The Real-Life Rachel Phelps

Thursday, December 8th, 2011 Posted in Picture blog, Text blog | No Comments »

The Miami Marlins have made a splash (get it?!?) this offseason, signing closer Heath Bell to a 3 year, $27 million contract, shortstop Jose Reyes to a 6 year, $102 million contract, and lefty starter Mark Buerle to a 4 ...

I’ll Never Become A Millionaire This Way

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2010 Posted in Picture blog, Text blog | 1 Comment »

Yesterday a rare copy of one of the most important comic books in history, 1938's Action Comics #1, which features the first appearance of Superman, was sold for a million dollars. Neither the name of the buyer nor the seller were ...

If You Can’t Touch It, Steal It

Tuesday, February 9th, 2010 Posted in Picture blog, Text blog | No Comments »

So, apparently, it's become Ok to steal. I'm not sure when this happened exactly, though I'm thinking it was sometime around 1998, but I've become acutely aware that the place in our personal value systems that perfectly understood that taking ...

It’s Only Offensive If I Don’t Like Your Politics

Monday, February 8th, 2010 Posted in Picture blog, Text blog | 1 Comment »

Last week there was a big stir because former Vice Presidential candidate Sarah Palin called for President Barack Obama's Cheif of Staff, Rahm Emanuel, to be fired. Her reasoning was that his use of the word "retard", which he used ...

Fuck Avatar

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2010 Posted in Picture blog, Text blog | 2 Comments »

If you haven't seen Avatar yet you're one of the three folks in the world who can say that. The movie, which came out just over six weeks ago, is now officially the highest grossing movie of all time, earning ...

My Home State Never Ceases To Disappoint Me

Friday, January 29th, 2010 Posted in Picture blog, Text blog | No Comments »

I was born Norfolk, Virginia and raised in Virginia Beach, Virginia. I spent six years living in Charlotte, North Carolina, heading down there to go to college and, after failing horribly in that endeavor, staying down there because I didn't ...

I’m A Loner Dottie, A Recluse

Thursday, January 28th, 2010 Posted in Picture blog, Text blog | No Comments »

J.D. Salinger, the author of one of the greatest and most influential novels of all time, The Catcher in the Rye, passed away yesterday in his Cornish, NH home at the age of 91. It really shouldn't be a surprise ...

Why It Pays To Become Moderately Successful

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010 Posted in Picture blog, Text blog | No Comments »

Last week there was a lot of buzz about actress Christina Henrdricks, one of the stars of AMC's show Mad Men. If you don't know who she is, she's the insanely hot redhead: Apparently she went to some awards show and ...

I Thought Baseball Was A Religion

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010 Posted in Picture blog | No Comments »

This blog shouldn't really be about sports, but the only one who ever writes on it is me and I like sports. So, this past week one of the more unprecedented actions in, well, probably the history of sports happened. ...

“The Girlfriend Experience” Is Amazing

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009 Posted in Picture blog, Video blog | 3 Comments »

I have to admit, I thought this movie was going to be awful. It's directed by Steven Soderbergh, who has made outstanding movies like Sex, Lies, And Videotape, Ocean's Eleven, and Traffic, but has also made some real duds, like ...