Tonight Google is your BFF (just like every day)
Superheroes take on pro hockey players
Tavi Gevinson, 14Sunday's Independent is trying to tell us that babies are not only blogging, but making money. Is this believable? The evidence is anecdotal, at best. It sounds like a case for Mr. Jack Shafer. And yet! TotallySonny, quoted in the article is nine-years-old. The fact that thes ... More >>
It takes a lot to upset me these days, seeing as I've dropped my old p.c. stance for a more culturally embracing approach. But when a Hungarian site ran my bike video (with Hungarian subtitles) and added a homophobic (and illiterate) comment, I had to bristle.
That's the title of the attached idiotic press release--the worst one of the year so far BY far. How can Corey Haim miss anyone? He's dead!
Oh, man. Blogs are funny. Bloggers are funny. People who blog and own blogs, or blogging platforms, are particularly funny. In this case, we have David Karp, the young high school-dropout wunderkind behind microblogging platform Tumblr. Who looks like this. And 'stunts' like this: he supposed ... More >>
In his State of My the City speech yesterday, Mayor Bloomberg quite properly promised to address the ongoing crisis of unemployment among black and Hispanic young men. Out of work rates are no worse here than other large cities, he insisted, but they're still "totally unacceptable ...This is ... More >>
People, your computer is no place to start 2010
The Obama administration is suggesting a voluntary ban on lobbyists serving on 915 Federal Advisory Committees which consult with federal agencies on government policy. The lobbyists, one of whom helped write the legislation which created the Committees when he was a Republican Senate staffer, are n ... More >>
American Idol champion says shes finally learning to read
Liz Smiths Star-Studded Literacy Charity Flunks Better Business Test