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Saturday, February 5, 2011

Post-Signing Day Way Too Early 2011 College Football Rankings

FSU becomes the dark horse for 2011. (ESPN)

Seinfeld: Kramerica Movie Trailer

The Onion: Obama Gives Whispered Untelevised Gun Control Speech

Gun control: one of many third rails. (TheOnion)

The Onion: Bard College Named Number 1 Dinner Party School


Princeton Review has a category for everything. (TheOnion)

Life Lessons from Super Mario Bros.

Raccoons can fly. (Dorkly)

FiveThirtyEight: The 2012 Republican Field


A look at all of the contenders. (FiveThirtyEight)

Hollywood Movies: Everything is a Remix

Everything is a Remix Part 2 from Kirby Ferguson on Vimeo.

The Steelers Have Already Lost

Even if they win the game, they've become the villain. (HuffingtonPost)

If Footballs Could Talk

Super Bowl Graphs


Breaking down the big game. (SI)

Saturday Cartoon

Ronald Reagan: Not So Great

A dissenting from the conventional wisdom that Reagan was great. (LATimes)

Behind the Job Numbers

Plenty of people are hurting. (NYTimes)

Separation of Powers

Justice Scalia and Thomas push the limits. (NYTimes)

Friday, February 4, 2011

Steelers vs. Packers Cartoons


Colbert Report: Jane McGonigal: Reality is Broken, Playing Video Games is Good

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Jane McGonigal
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Colbert Report: Ohio Governor John Kasich's White Cabinet

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Affirmative Reaction
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Gary Neal Buzzer Beater Circus Shot

The 10 People at a Super Bowl Party

Breaking down the attendees. (SportsPickle)

Jon Huntsman's Target Demographic

Sane pro-Mormon Republicans...pretty sure that's a small group. (TNR)

Kenneth Cole Egypt Ad Twitter Fail

Caution: Man on Crutches Can Be Anywhere

Stephen Curry 70 Foot Alley Oop Pass

Stars vs. Bruins: 3 Fights, 2 Goals, 1 Goalie Pulled in First 80 Seconds

Why the Packers and Steelers Will Win


Somebody must be wrong. (Packers)(Steelers)

Steelers vs. Packers: Best Super Bowl Ever?

Peter King makes the case. (SI)

Memorable NHL Goalie Fights

Bill Simmons Super Bowl Pick

Packers 37, Steelers 27. (ESPN)

Super Bowl Audience Keeps Rising

Community: Dungeons and Dragons With Fat Neil

Great episode up there with Paintball and Halloween...

Craig Ferguson: Cursing Bunny: Year of the Rabbit and Chinese New Year

Daily Show: Jon Stewart and Justin Bieber Body Swap

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Intro - Justin Bieber and Jon Switch Bodies
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Colbert Report: Bill O'Reilly: How'd the Moon Get There? How Come Mars Doesn't Have It?

Bill O'Reilly doubles down on "tide comes in, tide goes out" and Stephen Colbert nails him again.


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Crisis in Egypt - Anderson Cooper & Bill O'Reilly
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Thursday, February 3, 2011

Daily Show: Congress Redefining Rape

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Rape Victim Abortion Funding
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Vodafone Double Rainbow Guy Commercial

Best of When Parents Text


Greatest website ever? (HuffingtonPost)

How the Lambeau Leap Started


Would not have guessed LeRoy Butler in 1993. (YahooSports)

Peter King Super Bowl Pick: Steelers Over Packers

Steelers 33, Packers 27. (SI)

Senate Weighs Value Added Tax


Zombie Reagan is not amused. (CSMonitor)

The Internet Has Run Out of Addresses

Nobody panic. (PopSci)

Will the Supreme Court Overturn Healthcare Reform?

Flip a coin on Justice Kennedy. (Slate)

The Super Bowl and the Stock Market

Betting on companies that bet on the game's ratings. (Slate)

Obama Rooting for Steelers Over Packers in Super Bowl?

Can't be surprised a bitter Bears fan would go Pittsburgh. (NYTimes)

Andy Pettitte Retires


There goes the rotation. (NYTimes)

Republicans: Ambitious Spending Cutters

Blake Griffin Alley Oop Dunk Over Kyle Korver

Goalie Fight: Penguins Brent Johnson vs. Islanders Rick DiPietro

Colbert Report: Psychic Cat Christiane Amanpurr

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Crisis in Egypt
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Colbert Report: Microsoft's Bing Copies Google Search Results

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Bing Gets Served
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Craig Ferguson: Phil the German Groundhog

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Snooki is New York Times Bestseller

I'm pronouncing American culture dead. (CBSNews)

SI College Basketball Magic Eight

One of the eight will win it all. (SI)

Colbert Report: I Can Has Cheezburger Lolcats and Gut Brain

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Thought for Food - Nestle Corporation
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The Onion: Republicans Vote to Repeal Bill Against Asteroid Headed for Earth


They just really hate Obama. (TheOnion)

Skin Cell Spray Gun Heals Burns

Pretty cool scientific breakthrough, warning: graphic images. (Gawker)

Behind the Back Tennis Shot

Obamacare: Judicial Activism on the Right?

Judicial activism: when a judge does something you don't like. (AndrewSullivan)

2012 Senate Preview

With the Democrats trying to hold so many seats from 2006, it might be tough to hold control of the Senate. (Time)

Super Bowl Bingo Card and Drinking Game

How Accurate is Punxsutawney Phil the Groundhog?


39%...might as well think the opposite of what he does. (CSMonitor)

Tea Party Democrats

The deficit isn't only a Republican issue. (Slate)

Amazon vs. Netflix


Amazon expands into subscription video service. (LATimes)

Pepperoni: An American Creation


Pepperoni pizza and chicken parmesan, Americanized Italian food. (NYTimes)

Food Manifesto

Fixing the future of food. (NYTimes)

National Signing Day Major Decision Times

10 a.m.: Tony Steward, LB, St. Augustine (Fla.) Pedro Menendez (Considering Florida State and Clemson)
11 a.m.: Tim Jernigan, DT Lake City (Fla.) Columbia (Considering Alabama, Florida State, LSU, Tennessee)
11:30 a.m.: Stephone Anthony, LB, Wadesboro (N.C.) Anson (Considering Clemson, Florida, North Carolina, NC State and Virginia Tech); Christian Heyward, DT, San Diego Point Loma (Considering Oregon, San Diego State, USC)
Noon: Cyrus Kouandjio, OT, Hyattsville (Md.) DeMatha Catholic (Considering Alabama, Auburn, New Mexico)
1:30 p.m.: Curtis Grant, LB, Richmond (Va.) Hermitage (Considering Florida, North Carolina, Ohio State, Virginia); Isaiah Crowell, RB, Columbus (Ga.) Carver (Considering Alabama, Auburn, Georgia)
3 p.m.: Marqise Lee, ATH, Gardena (Calif.) Juipero Serra (Considering Cal, Miami, Oregon, USC)
8 p.m.: De'Anthony Thomas, ATH, Los Angeles Crenshaw (Considering Oregon and USC)

(Source: SI)

NCAA Signing Day Predictions

Come on Curtis Grant, you know you want to come to UVA. (SI)

Craig Ferguson: Black History Month with Cornel West





Daily Show: Lewis Black: Taco Bell

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Back in Black - Meat Edition
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Colbert Report: Chyzykn Wyngz and Michelle Obama

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Thought for Food - Wyngz & Wal-Mart
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Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Craigslist: Mets Ownership for Sale


Tough to find a buyer. (SI)

The Brocial Network Trailer

The Onion: Al Qaeda Populating US with Peaceful Decoy Muslims


Al Qaeda Populating U.S. With Peaceful 'Decoy Muslims'

The Onion: Congress Forgets How to Pass a Law


Congress Forgets How To Pass A Law

I Wanna Be an Engineer (Billionaire Parody)

Glenn Beck: The Dumbest Thing Ever Broadcast on Television


Unfortunately Glenn Beck's viewers aren't in on the joke. (AndrewSullivan)

Jon Huntsman: Right Man, Wrong Time

Jon Huntsman is running for president 4 years too early. (HuffingtonPost)

High Tech Snow Fighting and Removal


Improving on the snow shovel. (PopSci)

America's Most Embarrassing Allies


The devils we know over the devils we don't. (ForeignPolicy)

Football Attention Neurosis

Taking football too seriously. (NYTimes)

Going on Offense: Democratic Convention 2012 in Charlotte

Obama won North Carolina in 2008 and is looking for a repeat performance. (NYTimes)

Debt Limit Follies

The debt limit is just a sum of all the spending the government does. If you really want to stop raising the debt limit, stop raising spending. (NYTimes)

Colbert Report: Tase an Angry Charging Bear

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Current Events - Innocent College Student & Wildlife Taser
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How the NFL Yellow First Down Line Works


Mystery solved. (MentalFloss)

Daily Show: Big Brother: Big Brother Dictator Edition with Omarosa

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Let's Go Exile! - Hosni Mubarak
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Daily Show: Russian Spy Sarah Palin on the Sputnik Moment

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From Russia With Gov
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Monday, January 31, 2011

SI NCAA Bubble Watch

College basketball is being ruled by mediocrity this year. (SI)

How Much You Love Snow

Cooking Flowchart

FOX News Geography Fail: Iraq is Egypt

World's Biggest Slip-n-Slide

Jon Huntsman 2012: To Run or Not to Run?

The only current employee of the Obama administration mulling a run for president. (TheAtlantic)(Politico)

Super Bowl Heart Attack Risk

Rooting for a sports team can affect your heart health. (Time)

Pro Bowl: AFC Alex Mack Lateral TD

The Stanford Band play only nobody on defense was really trying. (YahooSports)

1994 Today Show: Bryant Gumbel and Katie Couric: What is the Internet?

The Real America's Team: Steelers vs. Packers vs. Cowboys


ESPN analysts make their case. (Steelers)(Packers)(Cowboys)

Avoiding the Tea Party Caucus

New senators like Rubio and Johnson that rode the Tea Party wave into office suddenly aren't so willing to reciprocate. (CSMonitor)

Networking Future NFL Stadiums

Bringing technology to the fan's seat. (LATimes)

Sunday, January 30, 2011

Bristol Palin Almost Got $20,000 to Speak at WUSTL

Are these universities insane? They shouldn't pay a former president $20,000 let alone someone who has done nothing of any value in her life but be Sarah Palin's daughter and appear on Dancing with the Stars. (Alternet)

Robin Williams in Dark Knight Rises?

Maybe just another rumor. (Zap2It)

Keyboards for All Situations


Paper due tomorrow morning. (CollegeHumor)

Sunday Cartoon

Australian Open Final: Djokovic Murray 39 Shot Rally

Kansas Jamar Samuels In and Out Dunk

Is NBA Contraction a Good Idea?


Cutting the league down to 24 teams. (CSMonitor)

How Your Last Name Can Be Traumatic

Tyranny of the alphabet. (Slate)

Thomas Paine: Collective Good Over Private Profit

Patriotism is more than a flag pin and Support the Troops bumper sticker. (LATimes)

SAG Awards Preview

Tonight at 8 PM EST on TBS and TNT. (LATimes)

Learning the Wrong Lesson

The Tea Party is back for 2012 and is ready to ignore the fact that their insistence on hard right candidates cost them elections in Delaware, Colorado, Alaska, and Nevada. (NYTimes)

A Year in Iraq and Afghanistan

The loss of life rarely discussed anymore. (NYTimes)

Superskills: Corey Perry Lacrosse Cradling in Breakaway Challenge

Superskills: Zdeno Chara Breaks Hardest Shot Record

NHL All-Star Game Today

4 PM EST on Versus from the RBC Center in Raleigh. (NHL)

SNL Digital Short: Do the Creep Dance

SNL: Rubbing Balloons and Static Electricity Gone Wrong

SNL: Jesse Eisenberg and Mark Zuckerberg Monologue

SNL: Weekend Update: Tyler Perry

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