Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: RAC, Tokyo Police Club, Carousel Song: Great Good Fine OK - Not Going Home [download here] What's so good? Clearly I’m on an indie pop kick, because for the past two days I’ve featured songs that fall squarely at the heart of the genre. Show More Summary
Gallardo expressed emotion after analyzing the discriminatory bill saying the furor over Senate Bill 1062 prompted his decision to go public.
Links for you. Science: OK, Back To Sleep, The Fukushima Radiation’s Not Going To Harm Anyone What Is Google Genomics? Novartis reorganization quietly claims 3,000 jobs in just 4 months How Gobbledygook Ended Up in Respected Scientific Journals Fathers’ biological … Continue reading ?
by Heather Havrilesky Hi Polly, I drink a lot, some weeks nearly everyday, some weeks once or twice, and once I've started (usually when I get home from work) I always keep going until I go to bed. I'm OK if I do it alone, but if I communicate...Show More Summary
"Saturday Night Live" is going to be full of Girls! Girls! Girls! this weekend — well, OK, mainly one key girl. The creator/writer/director of HBOs' hit series "Girls," Lena Dunham, is hosting, and promos for her appearance (filmed with cast member Kate McKinnon) promise attitude, celebration and partial nudity. Show More Summary
In October 1988, I trashed my parents’ basement in order to get into college. OK, the causal connection is a little indirect, but it’s there. I was applying to college that fall, and needed to write an essay to go with my application. I’ve always been able to write stuff with very little effort, so…
Late last year, we posted the video for “You’re The One For Me,” a song from the Brooklyn duo Great Good Fine Ok that combined Tumblr-R&B intimacy with big-tent indie synthpop. “Not Going Home,” the duo’s latest track, is the sort of song I can imagine being an anthem for anyone who likes Passion Pit. [...]
Reggie Jackson was once called "the straw that stirred the drink" when he joined the New York Yankees in 1977. Well, OK, Jackson called himself that. But he was the center of attention, the player that made his team go and the focusShow More Summary
Dan Bauman, a Webster University student and KMOV-TV news intern, tells Romenesko readers: The Pope’s F-Bomb mishap made me think of this “Overheard in the Newsroom” quote. One down, one to go. 2011: You can start a story with a quote when the Pope drops an F bomb (overheardinthenewsroom.com) 2014: The Pope lets … Read More
OK, I added those last two for effect. We could have also inserted golfing, incompetence, poor training, poorer knowledge, terrible advisers, and a general inability to care about what’s going on. Yesterday I noted the Washington Post editorial board stated that Ukraine is a test for Obama’s “smart power”. Show More Summary
I finished. A week late, I finished. It was MY IDEA and I was still a week late. Sheesh! I have a 2 month old… that’s my excuse and it is totally valid. I am not sure if the rest are in yet. They might be. I’m going to take inventory tomorrow, see if we […]
OK, before we start discussing this nine-year-old girl getting bitten by a dolphin at SeaWorld we all need to pick sides here. Those of you on the dorky lame team of Team Dolphin go over here, and those of you cool people who are awesome and are on Team Shark come over here with me. Show More Summary
The Japanese exchange Mt. Gox has long been one of the Bitcoin community's most prominent institutions. It has also been one of its biggest PR headaches. On Friday, the exchange announced that it was declaring bankruptcy. Few Bitcoin insiders were surprised, as the exchange has been plagued with problems for years. In 2011, the value […]
Atlas Shrugged, part I, chapter X OK, folks, programming note: Next week’s post will be the last for this chapter, which ends the first part of this book. Once that’s done, I’m going to jump right into a short review of the cinematic hilarity that is Atlas Shrugged: Part 1. Rent or stream a copy [Read More...]
One of the interesting features of the hysteria about the nuclear disaster at Fukushima has been that the dire predictions of mass die offs have all been in the future. No one’s actually been able to point to anyone who has been harmed by the radioactive releases so far. Now of course, it could indeed be that the future holds...
Stop telling your Dad to beat the creases out of his those ancient, starchy Wranglers: Richard's Rocking Normcore, OK? New York Magazine describes the 1995 food court aesthetic as "going back to a time before adolescence, before we learned...Show More Summary
OK, we know that you've heard "Let It Go" a million different ways already, but this one is the ultimate rendition. On Wednesday morning, Good Morning America staged a huge national sing-along and took the Frozen song to a whole new level, combining hundreds of popular viral videos and covers with live renditions across the country. Show More Summary
Did everybody go temporarily insane in the 1970s? How is it that the BBC, sections of the NHS, and ambitious Labour Party politicians all seemed to believe that it was OK to ignore (or even be affiliated with) open advocates of child molestation? Was there something in the water? Presumably not, but there was something [...]
Oh, pardon me, are these, yours? OK if I, just, glomtnomglomglomglom. You won’t mind if I go ahead and, glomtnomglomglomglom… I’m sure I’ll be able to make room for it! Cheeky chipmunk didn’t even say thank you, by photographer Gordon Keith Parrott, via Daily Mail.Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Chipmunks
OK, you'll probably be able to find them past March 1st, but their season is coming to a close. Here are three ways to use them up before they go!