The Friday Five: December 14, 2012

Friday Five : |ˈfrīdā – fīv| : On the sixth day of every week, I hit the shuffle button in iTunes and share the first five tracks and thought for each track. Sometimes there is a playlist involved, occasionally we’ll have ...

TV First Impression: “Guys with Kids”

You’ve see the promos. Three thirty-something men carrying babies on their stomachs doing all kinds of manly activities, like watching sports and hanging out at a bar (watching sports). From the mind of Jimmy Fallon, along with Amy Ozols and Charlie ...

Greatest Un-Hits: Bad Lip Reading’s “Gang Fight”

“Friday” is the Song of the Year for 2011. Over the course of about two weeks, this thing went from pseudo-professional amateur project to hipster YouTube sensation to cultural phenomenon to moderately hit single to subject of ironic covers (Stephen Colbert ...

Bootleg City: The Movie!

To fully enjoy the following piece of news from the mayor of Bootleg City, you must put on your 3-D glasses. And in order to be fully exploited by the 3-D movie experience, you must flush $15 down the toilet. Now, without ...

Conan O’Brien Says No to 12:05

Are you tired of having it shoved up your ass by the suits? If so, then Conan O’ Brien is your man. After being toyed with by what passes as the braintrust at NBC for way too long, Conan issued an open ...

Unsolicited Career Advice for … D’Angelo

Many thanks to Reader Jeff (an old pal from my Rutgers days) for reminding me about the time Uncle Donnie was invited up on stage at a D’Angelo show to play tambourine. Well, he wasn’t really invited; he just kinda wandered up ...