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Saturday, April 16, 2011

All Citizens Must Everywhere Everyday Constantly Fiddle With Their Cell Phones

International McDonald's Items That Should be in US


I want some brie nuggets. (Buzzfeed)

NBA Playoff Preview Video

The Onion: Patrick Kane Leaves Blackhawks to Move to Boise


So sad when parents have to relocate and drag their kids away from their friends. (TheOnion)

Ayn Rand vs. Jesus Christ

Not easy to believe in the wisdom of both. (AndrewSullivan)

The Death of Online Poker?

3 major poker sites shut down by the FBI. (TheAtlantic)

T-Mobile Royal Wedding Dance Video

NBA Playoff Predictions

Only the Bulls, Celtics, Lakers, and Thunder are picked to go to the finals. (SI)

New College Football Rules for 2011-2012

New rules on running time off the clock, intentional grounding, and celebrations have been added. (ESPN)

Not So Progressive Taxation

Overall tax liability is much closer to flat than might be expected. (CSMonitor)

Saturday Cartoon: Childish Congress

Republicans Endorse Raising Debt Limit in Budget Bill

They're going to whine about raising the debt ceiling but the budget bill they just voted for assumes the debt ceiling will go much higher. (LATimes)

Robber Barons of the 21st Century

A century ago, when rich people screwed the poor, they were robber barons. Now they're economy boosting CEOs that need a tax cut. (NYTimes)

In Defense of Political Incorrectness

Why does it matter if some people are offended? (NYTimes)

House Roll Call on April 15 Paul Ryan Budget Vote

Almost a completely partisan vote. (NYTimes)

Real Time with Bill Maher: New Rules April 15

New rule: Tyler Perry needs to just go ahead and have the surgery. (RealTime)

Friday, April 15, 2011

White House Federal Tax Receipt: Where Your Money is Going

Find out what your taxes are paying for. (WhiteHouse)

Hollywood Squares: NBA Edition

Charles Barkley vs. Jeff Van Gundy. (Tauntr)

NBA Playoff Preview

Is it championship or bust for the Heat? (SI)

The Office: Michael Scott and Deangelo Vickers Meet

Community: Fiddler, Please

Conan: Staffers' Kids Say the Darndest Things

If Logos Were Honest


Let's be honest. (Buzzfeed)

Anthony Weiner's Greatest Hits

So many to choose from. (Buzzfeed)

Joe Crowley Silent Speech Against Republicans

Uruguay 360 Spin Goal

Not sure what the noise in the background is. (Deadspin)

Movie Review: Atlas Shrugged

Libertarians get their movie. (LATimes)

Democrats Join the Big Money Race

Rather than keeping big money out of politics, Democrats are trying to catch up. (NYTimes)

Colbert Report: Easter Spring Egg Hunt and Laura Ingraham

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
Easter Under Attack - Egg Edition
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Colbert Report: Stephen Creates a Super PAC

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Colbert Super PAC - Trevor Potter
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Daily Show: Spending Reductions in the Tax Code

The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
Slashdance - Democratic Deficit Reduction Plan
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Thursday, April 14, 2011

NBA In Memoriam 2010-2011

TBJ: NBA In Memoriam 2010 - 2011 from The Basketball Jones on Vimeo.

Obama Admits 2006 Debt Limit Vote was Political

Too bad it took becoming president to realize it, something Congress won't realize until it's too late. (PoliticalWire)

Conan: US Citizenship Test

Colbert Report: Unicycle Danger

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
The Enemy Within - Unicyclists
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This is What You Look Like Right Now


(Buzzfeed)

College Humor: E-Trade Baby Loses Everything

Secondhand Embarrassment

Why it feels awkward to observe other people's awkwardness. (Gawker)

Playboy Top 10 Party Schools: Colorado Wins

The University of Colorado was named the #1 party school this year. (HuffingtonPost)

SERVE Act: Senate Tries to Block Westboro Church Funeral Protests

Why won't these people just go away? (HuffingtonPost)

Vancouver Canucks Playoff Anthem: Cee-Lo Green's F*** You

SI NFL Mock Draft April 14

Just 2 weeks to go until the draft. (SI)

MLB: More Instant Replay in 2012?

It's about time. (ESPN)

New Jersey Pushing Teacher Tenure Reform

As goes New Jersey, so goes the nation? (CSMonitor)

Sodastream: Do It Yourself Soda Machine


A new competitor for Coke and Pepsi. (FastCompany)

3D TV: Doomed to Fail?

Are people ever going to buy into 3D TV enough to make it profitable? (FastCompany)

Brazilian Robocop Glasses Pick Guilty People Out of Crowd


Moving closer to Minority Report? (PopSci)

The Pentagon's Plan to Cut Its Own Budget

Politicians are too cowardly to cut defense; maybe the Pentagon should do it instead. (ForeignPolicy)

Stopping Eyewitnesses From Convicting the Innocent

Fixing the problem of misidentifications. (Slate)

Can You Sell a Tax Increase?

A debate on the tax side of Obama's budget proposal. (NYTimes)

David Letterman: Aziz Ansari and 50 Cent

Daily Show: Tracy Morgan Interview

The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
Tracy Morgan
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Daily Show: J Crew Neon Pink Controversy

The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
Toemageddon 2011 - This Little Piggy Went to Hell
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Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Obama Budget Proposal Speech Video and Transcript April 13

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(Transcript)

Obama's Budget Proposal

$4,000,000,000,000 in deficit reduction. (WashingtonPost)

Conan: Mitt Romney Campaign Announcement: Running on Good Looks

Bill O'Reilly Debunks Obama Myths

When Ann Coulter is the Voice of Reason...

"Obama has produced his birth certificate. There were announcements that ran in two contemporaneous Hawaiian newspapers at the time. The head of the Hawaiian medical records has announced, 'I have seen the long form you all want.' I don't know why the long form is considered more credible than the short form. They're both from the same office. The State Department accepts the short form or as we call it, the birth certificate," - Ann Coulter to Sean Hannity. (AndrewSullivan)

Top Non-Conference College Football Games 2011-2012

Headlined by LSU vs. Oregon. (Rivals)

New Arizona State Uniforms and Helmets


(YahooSports)

Gymnastics: Ridiculous Polish Tumbler

Stanley Cup Predictions

SI writers pick Vancouver in a clean sweep. (SI)

Why to Vote for Donald Trump


Putting all other egomaniac candidates to shame. (Esquire)

George W Obama


Obama needs to think what Bush would do and do the opposite. (ForeignPolicy)

United States of Stereotypes

Colbert Report: Mitt Romney: Sometimes I Suck

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Mitt Happens
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Colbert Report: Gay People: Like Second Hand Cigarette Smoke

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Threat Level: Rainbow
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Daily Show: Ryan's Private Savings or Let the Bush Tax Cuts Expire

The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
Ryan's Private Savings - Path to Prosperity
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Sports Show: Norm Macdonald Becomes Blake Griffin

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Derrick Rose Alley Oop Dunk vs. Knicks

Wyoming Will Miss Glenn Beck Tremendously


(Buzzfeed)

Rachel Maddow: Bill Maher Interview

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Conan: Andy Richter Gets a Sidekick

Alan Simpson Rips Republican Homophobes

Honest Swedish Army Commercial

#NotIntendedtobeaFactualStatement

Stephen Colbert hits Jon Kyl on Twitter for his lie about Planned Parenthood. (AndrewSullivan)

How to Live Forever

Scientific tips to add to your lifetime. (Newsweek)

Government is Broken: How to Fix It

Newsweek asks for policy fixes. (Newsweek)

La Salle University Professor Brings Strippers to Class

Obviously strippers are essential to the teaching of economics. (HuffingtonPost)

BYU Asks Jimmer to Stop Attending Classes

His fame has become a distraction. (YahooSports)

The 6 Quarterbacks Taken in the Draft Before Tom Brady

The Tom Brady documentary airs tonight at 8 on ESPN. (ESPN)

NHL Playoffs 1st Round Predictions

Will the Capitals make another early exit? (ESPN)

New Technology That Will Change the World

Watson's real world importance. (CSMonitor)

How Congress Can Balance the Budget: Do Nothing

Just let things expire and the budget will work itself out. (Slate)

Virginia Elementary School Teacher Holds Mock Slave Auction

Okay, maybe some teachers should have their collective bargaining rights taken away. (WashingtonPost)

Jimmy Kimmel: Mike Birbiglia: My Girlfriend's Boyfriend

Jimmy Kimmel: Celebrity Apprentice and Casper the Ghost Cartoon

Colbert Report: Choxygen Bars and Denny's Baconalia

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Thought for Food - Chocolate Air, Denny's & Bacon Cologne
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Colbert Report: Senator Jon Kyl Lies About Planned Parenthood, FOX and Friends Says to Get Breast Exam at Walgreens

Not intended to be a factual statement.

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Pap Smears at Walgreens
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Charlie Davies Does the Bernie

US Mens National Team player, Charlie Davies, supports the rise of the Bernie. (Gawker)

Daily Show: Government Shutdown Winners and Losers

The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
Countdown to the Next Countdown - I Can't Believe It's Not Shuttered!
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Monday, April 11, 2011

NBA: Top 10 Dunks of the 2010-2011 Season

Purdue Kicker Carson Wiggs Kicks 67 Yard Field Goal

32 Things You've Been Calling the Wrong Name

Some brands become synonymous with their product. (Buzzfeed)

Snappetite: What Are You Eating?

The internet wants to know what you're eating. (Snappetite)

Comedy Awards: Alec Baldwin Imitates Tracy Morgan

The Comedy Awards
Who Makes You Laugh? - Alec Baldwin
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JokesThe Comedy AwardsThe Comedy Central Roast of Donald Trump

Advice for Donald Trump: 17 Things Presidential Candidates Don't Do

Great catchphrase for someone running in a bad economy: "You're fired." (FunnyorDie)

60 Minutes: Albert Pujols

Future Skyscrapers


Not your average building. (HuffingtonPost)

Gary Hart: Are We a Society?

Politics has become a battle between collective prosperity and selfish individualism. (HuffingtonPost)

Secret Donors and Super PACs

Campaign finance is being hijacked by the rich and well-connected. (HuffingtonPost)

MLB Power Rankings April 11

The Rangers lead the pack. (ESPN)

NHL Playoffs 1st Round Preview

Previews for all 8 matchups. (ESPN)

Superbus


Unclear what road will allow it to go 155 MPH. (PopSci)

Shut It Down


Parts of the government that need to be fixed or furloughed. (ForeignPolicy)

The Decline of Pizza?


American pizza restaurants are in trouble. (LATimes)

Unpaid Interns: Rewarded or Exploited?

Are unpaid internships fair? (NYTimes)

Fluke Backheel Goal

2011 NHL Playoffs 1st Round TV Schedule

The NHL playoffs kick off on Wednesday. (NHL)

Comedy Awards: Lonely Island and Akon Perform I Just Had Sex

Comedy Awards: Stephen Colbert Hijacks Jon Stewart's Acceptance Speech

The Comedy Awards
Stephen Colbert Hijacks Jon Stewart's Speech
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Sunday, April 10, 2011

Saudi Arabia Building Mile High Building

$30 billion, more than double the tallest building to date. (Buzzfeed)

FOX News: Sarah Palin: Universal Nightmare


(Buzzfeed)

Masters Leaderboard Sunday: Tiger Woods Surges to Tie for the Lead

Finally returning to relevance? (ESPN)

Mickey Mouse Breakdancing Challenge Video

Ways to Lose Weight Without Really Trying

Simple tips that cut fat and calories from food. (MSNBC)

Congresswoman Donna Edwards Uses White Stripes Lyrics Against Republicans

The Office: Will Ferrell as DeAngelo Vickers Meets the Office

XFL Hall of Fame Class 2011

Honoring greats like He Hate Me. (SportsPickle)

Ty Lawson Makes 10 Straight 3 Pointers vs. Timberwolves

FOX: Derek Jeter is Ryan Howard


Mistaken identity during yesterday's Yankees/Red Sox game.

For Profit Education

An infographic on for-profit vs. non-profit. (HuffingtonPost)

Sunday Cartoon: Obama 2012

Just Wait for the Debt Ceiling Fight

Budget problem solved but it's just the first of many tense fights to come. (LATimes)

Cowardly Congress

Washington is not a place for adults. (NYTimes)

No Punishment for Prosecutors That Put Innocent People in Prison

What's to stop a corrupt prosecutor from putting innocent people away? (NYTimes)

The Onion: GE Tax Strategy

Claimed the entire NBC lineup as a loss. (TheOnion)

SNL: The Inaccurate Roosevelts Miniseries

SNL: Weekend Update: James Carville on Government Shutdown

SNL: Fox and Friends Discusses the Government Shutdown and Reverse Anchor Babies

SNL: Mort Mort Feingold: Celebrity Accountant for James Franco, Kardashians, Will Smith, Gaddafi

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