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Saturday, October 16, 2010

Movie Trailer: Cool It

Bill Maher: Brett Favre

HBO overlords took down Youtube video of it. Text is here. (HuffingtonPost)

Old Boss, New Boss

"All Terrorists Are Muslim"

Similarly, all FOX News anchors are clueless. I wasn't aware Timothy McVeigh converted to Islam.

New Blood


4 people Obama should hire. (Newsweek)

Billionaire Houses


Fancy. (DailyBeast)

Food Addiction

Are sugar and salt like nicotine? (HuffingtonPost)

Saturday Cartoon

Halladay vs. Lincecum


Will it live up to the hype? Phillies and Giants play at 8 tonight. (NYTimes)

Don't Call It a Comeback


The Yankees pull out another Game 1 win after trailing for much of the game. (NYTimes)

Past is Prologue

Should college age mistakes by candidates come back to haunt them? (NYTimes)

Who are the Extremists?

Democrats or Republicans? (NYTimes)

Friday, October 15, 2010

Jay Leno: Wanda Sykes

Daily Show: Oprah Endorses Rally

The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear Announcement
www.thedailyshow.com
Daily Show Full EpisodesPolitical HumorRally to Restore Sanity

NFL Playoff Picture

Early predictions. (YahooSports)

SI Weekend Pickoff

Another #1 in trouble? (SI)

Best and Worst of Congress

Too bad one of the best, Russ Feingold, might lose next month. (Esquire)

Canada Watch: Mayor Kicks Kid in Face

How to Improve the MLB Playoffs

Longer playoffs, shorter regular season. (LATimes)

ALCS Preview


The Rangers look for their first win over the Yankees. (NYTimes)

Umpire in the Sky

Baseball needs to address terrible umpiring. (NYTimes)

The Imperfect Need Not Apply

The tale of Mark Kirk, another victim of the campaign process. (NYTimes)

Bill Simmons' Week 6 Picks

Disappointing he's not picking against his wife anymore. (ESPN)

The Office: Day Laborers and Hornets Nests

Thursday, October 14, 2010

The Ole Miss Rebel Black Bears


It's no Admiral Ackbar. (ESPN)

SI Weekend Pickoff- NFL

Peter King picks the week. (SI)

Colbert Report: Class Warfare on the Super Rich

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
Tax Shelter Skelter
www.colbertnation.com
Colbert Report Full Episodes2010 ElectionMarch to Keep Fear Alive

Daily Show: Chile's Miners are Back...Barbeque Sauce

The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
Rescue in Chile
www.thedailyshow.com
Daily Show Full EpisodesPolitical HumorRally to Restore Sanity

Weirdest Houses Around the World


And they're open to the public. (HuffingtonPost)

Hardest Law Schools to Get Into


UVA breaks the top 5. (HuffingtonPost)

Brett Favre in Moleman: Man Hit by Football

Right to DNA Testing?

The Supreme Court will decide. (CSMonitor)

Pasta Revolution

The health craze takes over pasta. (NYTimes)

Behind the Times

Why is the government dragging its feet on Don't Ask Don't Tell? (NYTimes)

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Jay Leno: Headlines

Daily Show: 501(c)(4)s and Foreign Money

The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
(C) Spot Run!
www.thedailyshow.com
Daily Show Full EpisodesPolitical HumorRally to Restore Sanity

Craig Ferguson: Cursing Bunny Hates Subtext

So That Makes You an Expert

Best College Football Towns


Amazingly, Charlottesville is one of them. I guess the focus was on the quality of the "town" not "college football." (HuffingtonPost)

NFL Power Rankings

SI's top 3 match ESPN's top 3. (SI)

How to Balance the Budget


Actual spending cuts instead of fake talk about cutting the deficit. (Esquire)

How to Avoid the Double Dip

Saving the economy. (ForeignPolicy)

Bought and Paid For

Money is pushing this year's election. (LATimes)

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

NFL Power Rankings

The Jets keep moving up. (ESPN)

Colbert Report: Pork and Cartoons of Mohammed Soup

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
ThreatDown - Muslim Edition
www.colbertnation.com
Colbert Report Full Episodes2010 ElectionMarch to Keep Fear Alive

Daily Show: Whores, Nazis, and Gay Pride Parades

The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
Indecision 2010 - Unforced Errors Edition
www.thedailyshow.com
Daily Show Full EpisodesPolitical HumorRally to Restore Sanity

Craig Ferguson: Medieval Times

The Best Healthcare System in the World

Rich Iott the Nazi

Isn't he really just a history nerd? (Newsweek)

College Football Power Rankings

Oregon takes the top spot. (SI)

Heisman Watch

Kellen Moore takes the lead. (ESPN)

PAC-12 Divisions

The California schools don't want to split up. (ESPN)

Top 5 MLB Managers Ever


Should Bobby Cox be on the list? (CSMonitor)

The Arrogant President

Is Obama arrogant? (LATimes)

Paper Tiger

Iran is not and will not be a real threat. (NYTimes)

Monday, October 11, 2010

SNL: Weekend Update

Texas Tech Onside Kick Fail

Roy Oswalt Says Hello

Detroit Lions CB Does the Carlton Dance

The Future of Your TV Remote

Step 1: slideout keyboard to search for things. (Time)

Wingnut Index


Who's the craziest of them all? (DailyBeast)

Fear Itself

Letting fear rule discourse. (HuffingtonPost)

NHL Power Rankings

Bad start for the Blackhawks, Devils, and Penguins. (ESPN)

Make Things Disappear on Live Video

You Get the Government You Deserve

What self-respecting person would put up with the ugliness of a political campaign? (Slate)

NCAA Rankings Conspiracy Theories


Some wonder how South Carolina can beat Alabama and still be ranked below them at this point. (LATimes)

Invisible Spending

Obama is accused of doing a ton of spending without creating jobs but he hasn't really done the spending (yet?). (NYTimes)

Sunday, October 10, 2010

SNL: Mom Facebook Filter

SNL: Denzel Washington Working at Macy's

Sunday Cartoon

Injustice in Texas


Debating the wisdom of the death penalty. (Newsweek)

Championship Form

The Yankees' last 3 games looked like a championship team...unlike the last 2 months. (ESPN)

Google Cars


In Googleland, car drives you. (NYTimes)

Religion Pop Quiz

Is it really surprising that people don't know religion? Most people can barely explain their own jobs (see: derivatives traders). (NYTimes)

Internet Politicians

Just because they put their name on it doesn't mean they wrote it. (NYTimes)

SNL: Christine O'Donnell I'm You Parody Ad

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