A Plea for Sanity this National (US) Grammar Day Remember, this National Grammar Day, that there are people all around you with varying degrees of knowledge of and appreciation for the intricacies of English. Instead of calling people out on March 4th for all the usages they get wrong, how about pointing out all the […]
For when you want the prequels to not make you want to beat George Lucas half to death with a Gungan.
Neil Patrick Harris, puppets, song and dance numbers… What else would I possibly want in an internet video, really? And if you have the hankerin’ for more NPH and puppets, you can watch all of the Neil’s Puppet Dreams videos from the Nerdist YouTube Channel here.
CollegeHumor.com presents the Average Student Scholarship Contest: Why is it that there are tons of scholarships for academically excellent students, tons of scholarships for academically challenged students and not a damn thing for the majority of the students in the middle? We don’t know, either. That’s why CollegeHumor is going to give 2 lucky average […]
Paul Krugman thinks that having the Treasury issue a $1 trillion platinum coin to get around the debt ceiling that Congress is apparently threatening to use to get the President to pass something or other. I don’t know, I’m woefully under-informed on the issue… I’m really linking to this because my Mom sent me this […]
The Onion: ‘Right To Live Life In Complete, Stunned Horror’ Added To Constitution And here I was thinking that right was added years ago.
The Hater’s Guide To The Williams-Sonoma Catalog Item #02-496059 Bourbon Cranberry Relish Williams-Sonoma says: “Sauteed cranberries, bourbon, shallots and herb with a hint of orange. 16oz.” Price: $40 Notes from Drew: That’s 40 bucks for a bowl of cranberry sauce that everyone will pass up because we all prefer the shit that costs two bucks and comes plopping […]
Peter Hoare on the Superstorm’s effects on his town. As myself and a small group of friends sat in my buddy Adam’s apartment, enjoying the loosest possible definition of the words “mandatory” and “evacuation,” things got serious — fast. The rain and winds picked up. As we had a view of the water — yes, […]