The Jeremy Lin Hype Machine Totally Derailed This Morning

02/24/2012
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The Jeremy Lin Hype Machine Totally Derailed This Morning

Listen, I want this Jeremy Lin kid to succeed. Truly, I do. But it’s getting damn near impossible to do so in the face of the incessant harping about Linsanity driven by the fact that 1) he’s Asian 2) he plays in NYC and 3) he had a few remarkably entertaining starts at the beginning…

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Have 13 Minutes To Spare? Watch Lionel Messi’s 222 Goals

02/23/2012
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Have 13 Minutes To Spare? Watch Lionel Messi’s 222 Goals

¡Magistral!

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Hey Look Everybody, NJ Weedman Is Calling Chris Christie Out

02/23/2012
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Hey Look Everybody, NJ Weedman Is Calling Chris Christie Out

You should watch Ed Forchion’s new video. This guy, he’s a fighter. NJ vs NJWeedman – “statement 2″ – The Law is wrong not I from Edward Forchion on Vimeo.

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The Right Rev. E.B. Webb says he has a new favorite band

02/23/2012
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The Right Rev. E.B. Webb says he has a new favorite band

“At Moscow’s Christ the Savior Cathedral Tuesday, the Russian feminist punk band ‘Pussy Riot’ made a surprise visit, dressed in mini-dresses and masks. The band put on a five-minute performance, singing an anti-Putin song, before being hauled off by security, the Moscow Times reports. Pussy Riot has some 30 members, all anonymous, feminist and holding…

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. CCLXXXV

02/22/2012
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. CCLXXXV

An ongoing collection of unsolved hit-and-run cases, with a focus on car/pedestrian incidents, from across the country since Jan. ‘010. If you know something about any of these incidents, or one that I’ve missed, do the right thing and call the police, even anonymously. 2312. Sacramento, Cal. Feb. 19. 45-year-old man critically injured when struck…

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Don Zimmer Has Candy, Won’t You Help Him Find His Lost Puppy?

02/22/2012
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Don Zimmer Has Candy, Won’t You Help Him Find His Lost Puppy?

Feb. 22, 2012: The day Pedobear relinquished its hold on the creepiest bear title. What you’re looking at is the “Zim Bear” that the Tampa Bay Rays plan to hand out to fans attending the June 29 game against the Detroit Tigers at Tropicana Field. Yes, it’s half-crusty old coach Don Zimmer, half-cuddly teddy bear…

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