What the hell, man?
A commenter on my original Christmas post thoughtfully pointed out that we could use some more information about the events that have charitable connections and elements. I agree, so I’ve highlighted those here. Know of others? Send them to me at firstname.lastname@example.org.Read More
A friend sent me this screen grab (at right) of what looks to be the most amazing play ever in Words With Friends. I figured it had to be bogus and asked one of the game’s creators, Paul Bettner, about it. His response: “I think it’s ‘real,’ but there’s no way this just happened in […]Read More
Tim mentioned on Wednesday that actor Alec Baldwin took to Twitter to complain about having been kicked off an American Airlines flight for playing Words With Friends when he was supposed to turn off his phone. Baldwin soon after deactivated his Twitter account and issued an apology on the Huffington Post, though the apology was […]Read More
You guys. This week’s winning Art & Seek Flickr picture instantly made me want go play in the Neiman Marcus crawl tubes. The unfortunate thing is that much like the terrible fruity cereal I would only eat out of desperation, this holiday portal of fun is reserved for people much younger than myself. I have […]Read More
In this morning’s Leading Off, Bethany directed your attention to the story of Taylor Markeith Smith, the 22-year-old man who apparently wanted to play high school football again so badly, he pretended he was a teenager and tried to enroll in several different schools. The case immediately reminded me (and a few people who emailed […]Read More
I was home sick yesterday and slept through most of the day. When I rose from bed late in the afternoon and flipped on the television, I was still in a medicinal haze. Therefore I did not entirely trust my comprehension of the headline I saw written across the screen: “Albert Pujols and C.J. Wilson […]Read More
Fine. Go Then. Whatever. Former Ranger CJ Wilson went to the Angels for $77 million. Former Mav Caron Butler left to play for the Clippers. Tyson Chandler is allegedly on his way out, as is JJ Barea. Sigh. You’ll Shoot Your Eye Out, Kid. A man robbed a bank in Lewisville and then spurred on […]Read More