The first time I ever saw Larry Batzel he was drunk outside Sardi's in a secondhand Rolls-Royce. There was a tall blonde with him who had eyes you wouldn't forget. I helped her argue him out from under the wheel so that she could drive. Read the rest of "The Curtain" here.
Trying to get up and get moving. Doctor visit in Center City, and wouldn't you know it... it's a shtty morning! Figuratively and LITERALLY. Read more...
You wouldn’t think Björk would come up during a panel discussion about Mad Men, but that’s just what happened at the Film Independent at “LACMA: A Tribute to Mad Men,” when Matthew Weiner and Jon Hamm chatted about the season-five finale episode “The Phantom.” The episode ends with Nancy Sinatra’s... More »
So, if you own a company worth $15,7 billion wouldn’t you think that you could get a loan on your own without having the US taxpayer give you free money?
Can you detect a scent of grape Kool-Aid through your screen? I wouldn’t be surprised if you could. Austin’s enjoying a banner year for the fragrant, wisteria-like blooms of our native Texas mountain laurel (Sophora secundiflora). This is the tree that helped sell me on Austin, as it was in full bloom when my husband and I first visited. Show More Summary
When you boil them down, defenses of the NCAA cartel boil down to a “if things were different, they wouldn’t be the same” argument. Allegedly, the mystique of the NCAA comes down to players being forbidden from receiving anything but scrip as direct compensation, and also having extraordinary, unique bans on third party compensation that […]
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Full Time Devils have created a Manchester United parody version of Honda’s brilliant ‘Keep Up’ advert. The original commercial, which you can see below, features words flashing on the screen at a rate which you wouldn’t expect to be able to match but somehow can. It’s all about showing that we should be pushing our […]
Whether you love playing sports, eating clean, or working on your fitness (Thank you, Fergie), you’re invested in maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Wouldn’t it be nice if your employer supported your good habits? Related: 5 CompaniesShow More Summary
Infomercials used to be a bore — but no more! Now there’s two exciting new video clips from the Animal Foundation to promote dog and cat adoption! So curl up in your Snuggie, polish your George Foreman grill with your ShamWow, Bow-Flex that dialing finger and press the play button below! As an added bonus, if you […]
Hey there, "fashion-conscious females"! Spring is coming, and wouldn't you like to update your closet with some new looks for the new season? Well, check out these looks via British Pathé, which are so sharp, "They might even encourage the flower children to wear shows." Read more...
She was the former club champ with formidable groundstrokes, but you wouldn't know it. She'd built a mental block that was crippling her game and melting her self-confidence. Once fluid and powerful, she now staggered anxiously to the baseline, the ball feeling like a grenade in her hand. Show More Summary
We've all had a Polly or Peter Pretzel in our yoga class, and admit it - you can't help but ogle a little at their awe-inspiring strength and flexibility. It's inspirational, and it gives a little insight into what years of practice can lead you to. Show More Summary
Seventy thousand years ago, a pair of stars gave our solar system a close shave. But if you had been around for it, you wouldn’t even have noticed. The stars are a part of a binary system found by astronomer Ralf-Dieter Scholz in a sky survey taken by NASA’s WISE observatory. Show More Summary
Here's something a manager or supervisor will never hear from an HR professional or attorney: "Gee, I wish you wouldn't consult me so early about these potential personnel problems. I prefer that you wait until after all of the important decisions have been made. It's best that I be notified once all is set in concrete."
Well, this is something I wouldn’t do unless of course, you want to go splat and die. Geez. This guy jumped off a balcony at hotel on Spring Break into
After playing 12 seasons in the NBA and earning close to $70 million, you wouldn't blame Troy Murphy if he wanted to relax for a while and enjoy retirement at age 34. But Murphy had some unfinished business. Andrew Keh of the New York...Show More Summary
You wouldn’t think it possible for even the tiniest bit of Radiohead news to go unheralded. Fans and critics closely monitor each band member’s releases, no matter how minor. Drummer Phil Selway’s latest EP, a four-song set of outtakes from an earlier solo album, netted a stand-alone review on Pitchfork and feature-length attention from WNYC. Show More Summary
You wouldn't be wrong to think that a tiny cheeseburger is just a slider but you also wouldn't be all the way right, either. That's because Miniature Space stretches (compacts?) the imagination of what tiny food can be in their tiny kitchen. Here they are grillin' up some burgers that are so tiny, they're probably meant for single tastebuds. Read more...