The narrative of the "crack epidemic" came to be a subject of frenzied media discourse in the 1980s. The pregnant crack-addicted body, in particular, became a location of acute panic — the media fixated on the idea of the "crack baby,"...Show More Summary
Good news! The Xbox One will allow you to accept up to 1,000 friends now! That's according to the the Xbox Support Twitter. Up until now we've been stuck at a 100 friend list limit on the Xbox 360 and even original Xbox. Check out our Xbox One page and our on-going recap of all the news you need to know from today's reveals.
Good piece by Charlie Cook on the GOP’s nonsense. This space reserved for your ad.
Turns out Mark Antony was just hanging with Cleo to get her pussy on his Tumblr. Thank goodness our ancestors never had the Internet or we would have never survived long enough to invent the Internet. The cavemen at the start of the video actually seem the most at home with the modern idea of what a good YouTube video is. Show More Summary
We already know that games will have to install themselves onto the Xbox One in order to create some weird and annoying "tied to one account" nonsense, but there is a shred of good news. On the Xbox One website, it mentions that theShow More Summary
By Mike Martinez 303 Magazine She wanted them prepared. If George Karl’s boys were going to bring the playoffs back to the Pepsi Center, her girls were going to give a damn good show. By now the wound from the Nuggets early postseason exit has scabbed over, but when Denver Nuggets dance manager Amy Jo [...]
Make what you want of the next tweet, but I don’t post transfer stuff unless I’m fairly sure there’s some substance to it… — Tor-Kristian Karlsen (@karlsentk) May 21, 2013 I have on good authority that two Premier League clubs (one apparently being Arsenal) are interested in West Ham’s centre-back Winston Reid — Tor-Kristian Karlsen [...]
Thank God. I’m so sick of people doing regular parkour. WHERE IS THE ZOMBIE MAKEUP?! For goodness sake, if you’re going to do back flips off of a garbage dump into a front roll down a broken escalator, PUT ON SOME ZOMBIE MAKEUP FIRST. Is that too much to ask? Am I the one who [...]
Never look her directly in the eye. Perpetual exposure to good cheer, imitation butter-rich Butterfly Cakes, Frosted Honey Buns, and more won't take much of a toll on a girl, apparently: The New Republic talks to McKee Foods' John Petticord about the very minor changes made to the Little Debbie logo in its newest iteration. Show More Summary
Bad PR just keeps rolling in for the second annual Great GoogaMooga, Brooklyn's massive pork-and-beer-fueled food festival. After rain shut down the event on Sunday, most were able to donate a good portion of their unsold food. But vendors like...
Tags: Afternoon Delight Naya Rivera Jane Lynch Amber Rose Michelle Chamuel The Voice Famke Janssen Erin Foley IMDb Carrie Brownstein Good afternoon! Happy birthday to Fairuza Balk, Lisa Edelstein, Chris Hulen and out comedians Vickie Shaw and Liz Feldman! Ellen DeGeneres is playing with my emotions on Twitter. Show More Summary
Tithi in Hindu Calendar on May 22, 2013 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu...
I’m headed to BEA next week (I’m on the conference advisory board for the BEA Bloggers part of the conference), and will have a good three days of listening to publishers talk about ebooks (and hopefully libraries). So I thought it would be a good idea to see where we stand right now with ebooks, [...]
It was a good day to make a switch: This afternoon, NBCUniversal will announce that ESPN exec Cherie Cohen has joined the fold, reporting to evps Dan Lovinger and Laura Molen with the title of svp of cable advertising sales. Cohen will oversee NBCU's regional sales offices in Detroit, Chicago and Los Angeles. Show More Summary
DAVIE, Fla. -- The new-look Miami Dolphins held their first practice of organized team activities on Tuesday. The AFC East blog was there to take in all the action. Here are some notes and observations: One very good sign for Miami is new cornerback Brent Grimes looked solid in practice. Show More Summary
The Lovely Anna and I are heading out shortly to attend the NCS Reuben Award Weekend in beautiful Pittsburgh, PA! I’ll have updates, pics and other goodness from the event later this week. The Reubens officially kick off on Friday, but as I am running the show I have to get in early and make [...]
Cats love laundry baskets. (Duh.) My Phoebe was born with fresh-laundry detection skills. She can be anywhere in the house and as soon as I place a basket of the good stuff on the floor, she's all over it. Even if there's no warm laundry...Show More Summary
"No, I need the tattoos to go INTO the butt. Not near the butt, not on the butt, IN IT, DAMMIT." When hundreds of millions of people see the same movie, they're going to have a range of reactions. Some will love it, some will hate it,...Show More Summary
In the New Yorker, Sasha Frere-Jones on Daft Punk's "Random Access Memories": Daft Punk’s fourth studio album, “Random Access Memories,” is an attempt to make the kind of disco record that they sampled so heavily for “Discovery.” As such, it serves as a tribute to those who came before them and as a direct rebuke [...]
Its been a tough year for Robin Roberts, but on Monday (May 20) she received a standing ovation at the 72nd annual George Foster Peabody Awards for her incredible journey. The "Good Morning America" co-anchor accepted an award on behalf...Show More Summary