Monthly Archives: June 2011

Michele Bachmann’s Story of America

Comedy gold from Jimmy Kimmel Live.

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Courage, New Hampshire. It’s Just Down the Road from Gay Marriage, Massachusetts

Good news, fellow patriots! A couple of rich Tea Partiers have grown tired of the liberal Left Coast elitist fare offered up by the lame-stream media and formed their own production company to create a series of horribly written, awkwardly … Continue reading

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Something in my veins, bloodier than blood

Caught two Wilco shows this weekend at the Solid Sound festival at Mass MoCA in North Adams, MA. Wet wet wet as there were heavy storms all weekend, but both shows were stellar. Stereogum has the set lists and a … Continue reading

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Minchin? Make that Tim Menschen

Dan Savage has a great interview with Tim Minchin around edgy material and specifically his song “Do Not Feed Donuts to Your Obese Children.” But you don’t want to bully your own audience. And a satirist’s job should be to … Continue reading

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No, You Can’t Have Your Money Back, Tree of Lifers

The Onion A/V Club has a shot of a hilarious note put up at at Connecticut theater. I still haven’t seen ToL yet, but I’ve never asked for a refund because a movie was boring, and I sat through Uncle … Continue reading

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It Could Be Available as an Elective

Juxtaposition of the day. First up is Darryl Cunningham’s great comic book graphic novel drawn panel thingy in which he explains evolutionary theory in plain, easy to understand language and images. Keep it on hand for the next time someone … Continue reading

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The Upright Citizens Brigade was forced to cancel a show in New York this Saturday when the Insane Clown Posse went all corporate legal bullshit on them with a pussified cease and fucking desist order. The show, “The Gathering Of … Continue reading

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Amish Pickup Lines

The Smoking Gun reports that a 21 year old Amish man was arrested for sending lewd texts to a minor (not funny!). However, it did get me thinking about potential Amish pickup lines. Woulds’t thou deign to show me thy … Continue reading

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Pity Poor Amy

Amy Winehouse kicked off her European tour in Belgrade last night and these were the results. Cunning. Baffling. Powerful. Update: And the tour has been canceled.   [Props=Gawker]

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“It has a long way to go before it can even be called simplistic.”

Christopher Hitchens on David Mamet’s new book, The Secret Knowledge, about how he (Mamet) used to be all liberal and pussy-whipped but now that he gets all his ideas from right wing talk radio he’s all, like, iconoclastic and shit … Continue reading

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