Monthly Archives: November 2008

Time to Hide Under the Porch, Cos We’re Broke and Daddy’s Drinking Again

From Peruvian News Agency Andina: Peru has successfully promoted its national drink “Pisco Sour” during the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders’ Summit, Peru’s Environment Minister Antonio Brack said Sunday. He noted that the flagship drink of Peru was well … Continue reading

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Thank You Indeed (If Only for all the Material)

Some have clucked over the turkey theme of this thank you video seeing as how the other day Sarah gave an interview while turkeys were being slaughtered in the background. Now Ye Olde Kamper has dispensed his share of guff … Continue reading

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Have You Caught Twilight Fever?

Because I have a 12-year-old daughter in the house, the big news this week is the release of Twilight, the film version of Stephanie Meyer’s gazillion selling vampire romance. Needless to say, my 12-year-old will be seeing the movie tonight, … Continue reading

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Ho Ho Ho and the Financial Meltdown

What is Rupert Murdoch putting in the water over at the Wall Street Journal? Yesterday, that steel-trap mind encased within the extra-thick skull of Daniel Henninger examined all of the complexities of the current financial crisis and pinpointed one of … Continue reading

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The Saddest Little Lad at the Big Kids Party

Watch Angela Merkel especially. She enthusiastically shakes the hand of Chinese President Hu Jintao, who enters before Bush, and she shakes the hand of Brazilian President Luiz da Silva, who follows Bush, but she pointedly ignores Bush himself as he … Continue reading

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Obama Voters = Mentally Stupid

This one gets a bit convoluted, so apologies for that. A couple of days ago, there was an odd little piece of dross making the rounds regarding a poll that purported to show that Obama voters were pretty much morons. … Continue reading

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You Said It

Here’s Chuck Klosterman, using his review of Chinese Democracy (he give it an A-, by the way) to lament the End of the Album. For one thing, Chinese Democracy is (pretty much) the last Old Media album we’ll ever contemplate … Continue reading

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