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  • Blogs

    March 16, 2011

    March Madness Day 2: Obama Makes His Picks, Biden's Bookie Won't Accept His

    via ESPN​ESPN released Barack Obama's March Madness bracket today, along with a video of the president making his picks. Depending on your political leanings, you think this is either a lighthearted exercise showing the president is a normal guy, or a potentially catastrophic waste of time whi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 17, 2008

    Today's Genius Press Releases

    "Cell Phone/Brain Tumor Connection Remains Inconclusive," announced the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, "But They Pose Neurological Health Risks." With trembling hands we ripped this out of the telex machine and read the AANS' examples: "A 29-year-old male was talking on his cell phon ... More >>

  • Columns

    May 21, 2002
  • News

    June 26, 2001


    Munchausen by Internet Breeds a Generation of Fakers