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Saturday, April 17, 2010

NBA: Top Dunks

The best dunks of the year.

SNL: Debbie Downer

A Tale of Two Governors

New governors Bob McDonnell and Chris Christie have had a rough go of it.

NBA Playoff Picks

SI's experts make their picks.

Lessons Learned

What Obama learned from his last Supreme Court nomination.

Learn From the Past

Afghanistan is a quagmire.

Citizens United

The response will be limited.

Concept Cars

Successes and failures.

Who Killed the Responsible Republican?

Mr. Always Wrong Bill Kristol.

Saturday Cartoon

Computer Security

Apple vs. PC. A security expert says Apple software is more vulnerable contrary to the commercials.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

The Forbes Fictional 15

Just what we need, a list of fictional rich people.

Colbert Report: Fact Check

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
Sunday Morning Fact-Checking - Jake Tapper & Bill Adair
Colbert Report Full EpisodesPolitical HumorFox News

Daily Show: FOX News Shape Wars

The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
A Farewell to Arms
Daily Show Full EpisodesPolitical HumorTea Party

None of the Above 2012

"Generic Republican" outperforms all of the frontrunners for the 2012 Republican nomination against Barack Obama.

Celebrity Houses

Take a tour without leaving your computer.

Let Them Win

Republicans should let Democrats pass the financial reform bill.

Agave Concern

High fructose corn syrup is bad, agave is worse.

The Unified Theory of Television

Unified theory of television in 2010.

Google Earth

Combining Google Earth with Street View to see 3-D images.

Blame China

Their currency policies are killing jobs in America.

Barack H.W. Obama

Is Barack Obama's foreign policy like George H.W. Bush's? Of course, Obama has also been compared to FDR, Kennedy, Carter, Clinton, Reagan...

April 15: Tax Day

The history of Americans hating taxes.

The New Al Gore

Sarah Palin.

Tax Codebreakers

Senators Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Judd Gregg (R-NH) are trying to fix the tax code.

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

NHL Playoff Picks

Let's go Devils.

NFL Mock Draft

SI's latest draft.

Colbert Report: Double Down

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
Thought for Food - Mentally Ill Advertisers & German Cupcakes
Colbert Report Full EpisodesPolitical HumorFox News

Colbert Report: Confederate History Month

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
The Word - The Lost Cause
Colbert Report Full EpisodesPolitical HumorFox News

Daily Show: Exxon, Taxes, and the Media

The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
That's Tariffic
Daily Show Full EpisodesPolitical HumorTea Party

Speaking Fees

While it is humorous that Sarah Palin is such a diva with ridiculous demands, more importantly, how do organizations get away with spending $100,000 on one celebrity speech? Is there any greater waste of money?


Are Republicans turning against FOX News?


Inside Obama's Supreme Court strategy.

Restaurant Secrets

Don't order fish on Mondays.

Apocalypse Watch

Sarah Palin has made $12 million since quitting as governor of Alaska. I've made $20 on Google ads. Sometimes the world just isn't fair.

Stock Chaos

Are bad times coming soon for the stock market and America?

Nuclear Waste

Why not just send it to the Sun?

Redbox v. Netflix

The battle is on.

The Quadrant System

How movie theaters stereotype you when deciding which trailers to show before movies.

Strike Two

Why immigration reform will fail again.

Politicians as Supreme Court Justices

It's probably not going to happen very often anymore, too many skeletons in the closet.

Fill-in-the-Blank Constitution

Answering constitutional questions isn't that simple.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Law School Rankings Leaked?

UVA stays at #10 but jumps back above Duke and Northwestern. Real?

Bracketology 2011

An early look at 2011 March Madness.

Jay Leno: Headlines

Colbert Report: Supreme Court Fairy

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
Justice Stevens Replacement - Jeffrey Toobin
Colbert Report Full EpisodesPolitical HumorFox News

Your Government Working for You

The best and worst of government web design.

The Return of Coco

Conan O'Brien heading to TBS.

If It Works for the Simpsons

Why can't nuclear power work for America?

Answer: No

Question: Will Bush be the next Truman?

What Lies Beneath

Interesting deep sea fish.

Fear of Falling

What goes through your head when you're falling 15 stories to the ground?

Worst of the Worst

The worst of the tax code.

Palin's Nuclear Option

She had the option to keep her mouth shut. She chose not to and, not surprisingly, failed to say anything intelligent.

The End of Scalia?

Will Scalia retire while Obama is in office?

Choose Your Own Justice

Slate's guide to picking your own Supreme Court justice.

SCOTUS Short List

An attempt at a short list. Apparently 9th circuit judge Sidney Thomas is on the list as well. My personal prediction would be Garland or Thomas.

Monday, April 12, 2010

Steelers Trade Santonio Holmes... the Jets for a used blocking sled.

SNL: Brownie Husband

Quote of the Day

"All that 'nucular' experience President Obama got as a community organizer, part-time Senator, and full-time candidate has led to no accomplishments on 'nucular' weapons with 'I-ran' and North Korea."- Half-term Governor of Alaska with no nuclear experience whatsoever Sarah Palin

Double Dip?

Is the stock market headed back down?

SCOTUS Astrology

You can't predict performance based on ideology.

Happiest Colleges

The 100 happiest colleges to counteract the 50 most stressful. UVA comes in at #48 after UChicago...lies.

Sunday Roundup

Clips from the Sunday shows.

Supreme Selection

Five factors to consider for a Supreme Court justice.

Eat More Chikin?

Maybe meat isn't so bad for the planet.

Cold Turkey

Republicans are swearing off pork projects.

More NFL Draft Changes

The new 3 day format will change strategy again.

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