Sometimes marketing can go horribly wrong. Writing a commercial that involve a crazy old man telling the story of Dragon Quest to a pair of children, then proceeding to orgasmically playing a gaming console is a example of when it can...Show More Summary
It appears President Obama could end up speaking to pretty much the same old crowd as the Clintons.
We’ve all been involved in those strategic planning sessions where you get locked in a room, hold hands, sing Kumbaya, feel really excited for about 3 days and then everyone goes back to doing everything the same old way they did before the session. Show More Summary
Go-Anywhere Stroller Sure any old stroller will work to tool around the shopping mall, but if you're looking to truly get out and active, you need the Thule Glide. This high-performance stroller is easy to push while running over almost any terrain. ($399.95, www.thule.com )
The Times Square "Free Hugs" guy is still at it—a year ago he was arrested for allegedly attacking a Canadian tourist who refused to tip him, and though that case was dismissed, he's reportedly back to his old tricks. NBC 4 New York reports he's harassing women on the street once again. [ more › ]
The old world collides with the new in the latest teaser for the series, which premieres May 21. read more
"Don’t pretend that this is normal": Living in the Trump Zone, by Paul Krugman, NY Times: Fans of old TV series may remember a classic “Twilight Zone” episode titled “It’s a Good Life.” It featured a small town terrorized by...
Surprise, this is a story about how the Trump administration sucks again.
Sweet jumpin’ Zora Arkus-Duntov! Is the Vette really 65 years old? Really? Man, either I’m showing my age, or I’m just too enamored with the current gen of Chevy’s plastic fantastic to realize or care that the first Corvette hit the scene when Eisenhower was president. Yes, the first Vette had rather uninspiring performance. And […]
HBO’s promotional web series Flip the Script most recently flipped said script on Veep’s Gary and Selina — as in, Julia Louis-Dreyfus became the obsequious Gary Walsh, and Tony Hale became the unprincipled (now, ex) politician Selina Meyer. The two redid a scene (unfortunately without going full-out and switching costumes) from the series’ fourth season (it’s currently in […]
President Trump on Friday signed an executive order to expand oil and gas drilling off the nation’s shoreline, a move that is opening old wounds for Californians all too familiar with fights over their coastal waters. While not naming...Show More Summary
The children, ages 10 and 2 years old, were last seen in Arkansas April 22
With an overload of information flooding our social media feeds, we return to an old standard—the guidebook—to see how it's faring in the 21st century.
Bags of old coffee grounds hang in the dank dressing rooms of an abandoned Rotterdam water park, growing oyster mushrooms. Two men turned the former Tropicana space, an old teen hangout, into the perfect damp, dim environment for their business, making use of the structure while the city council decides what to do with it. …
Are you so well off that your household buys things you don't need and/or know about? It's one thing to slip that pistol home improvement tool purchase by the "Little Mrs." or "The Old Man". It is another thing to...
This morning at an ungodly early hour, I awoke to the sound of my twins scream-singing a not very melodic duet of "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star." As I lay in bed trying desperately to fall back asleep (hahahahaha, as if), I startedShow More Summary
What’s the new release date for the animated Spider-Man movie? Where did Supergirl supposedly keep her suit hidden in the old Action Comics? Why didn’t Dave Bautista want to read the full script for Avengers: Infinity War? Will we see...Show More Summary
President Barack Obama told an audience Thursday what he misses most about his old residence. The former president said what he longs for most from the White House is sitting on the Truman Balcony during summer nights, looking off at...Show More Summary
As old superstitions fade and Emily Post-like etiquette evolves, you're probably not counting the number of roses or orchids or hydrangeas you receive from your special someone. But the number of roses a man once gave a woman held hidden...Show More Summary
THE middle-aged narrator of “Quicksand”, a zany novel by Steve Toltz, gloomily reflects that “though I could always make friends, I could never again make an old friend—that time had passed for me forever.” One of the pleasures and consolations of “Mockingbird Songs: My Friendship with Harper Lee”—and there are many—is that it refutes...