Monthly Archives: May 2008

Local Man’s ‘Bucket List’ Consists Entirely of Sexual Acts

The ‘bucket list’ craze continues to sweep the country. Inspired by a mediocre Jack Nicholson/Morgan Freeman movie from last year, Americans are rushing to compile their own bucket lists — a compendium of things one wants to do before one … Continue reading

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Scotty When It Actually Mattered

Well, this is just schadenfreude at this point, but Talking Points Memo has put together a compendium of Scott McClellan’s greatest hits from his tenure as press secretary for the Bush White House. Better late than never, Scotty! (If the … Continue reading

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Most Shocking Scott McClellan Revelations

The big news this week was the revelations contained in Scott McClellan’s new, clunkily-entitled, tell-all memoir, What Happened: Inside the Bush White House and Washington’s Culture of Deception. So what does Scotty say in the book that has Washington all … Continue reading

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“Grand Theft Auto: Courteous Driving School” Least Successful Expansion Ever

After an unbroken string of successes that have made the gritty and violent Grand Theft Auto series one of the world’s most successful video game franchises, publisher Rockstar Games (a unit of Take-Two Interactive) stumbled badly this month when it … Continue reading

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Are Reverend John Hagee’s Statements Really So Offensive?

This week, John McCain was forced to reject the endorsement of Reverend John Hagee when some of the evangelical pastor’s highly controversial statements were highlighted in media reports. John Hagee is the founder and senior pastor of the Cornerstone Church … Continue reading

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50 Greatest Comedy Sketches of All Time

Nerve has compiled a list of the 50 Greatest Comedy Sketches of All Time. And, unlike Rolling Stone’s recent and sadly deficient attempt to identify 20 Moms That Rock, this list is pretty darn good. Here is number 43 on … Continue reading

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Looks Like It’s Bread and Water for the Foreseeable Future

The Smart Set is getting all medieval on your ass. Here Tony Perrottet details the Catholic Church’s position on sexual congress during the Middle Ages. Turns out they were less than enthusiastic on the entire enterprise, even sex during marriage, … Continue reading

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