Can Sharon Stone Teach The (Idiot) (First) World To Stop Babbling About…

So, Sharon Stone has blamed "bad karma" for the Chinese earthquake. By that rationale, an earthquake that has killed just under a hundred thousand people in a largely Tibetan province of western China is some sort of punishment for the central government's paranoid repression of its Tibetan population. Now, it goes… » 5/27/08 1:00pm 5/27/08 1:00pm

Will Michelle Obama Be The Next Member Oprah's Book Club?

  • For some inexplicable reason publishers seem to think Michelle Obama could write a bestseller. Perhaps it was that college thesis? The admirable physique? Just hard up for cash in a challenging credit environment? [Observer]
  • McCain: the "first real postmodernist candidate for the presidency." ? [NYT]
  • Why would you…
  • » 3/26/08 6:30pm 3/26/08 6:30pm

Hillary And Barack Can't Morph Into One Supercandidate, But Wouldn't It…

  • Yeah, how do we know when the this fucking nomination process has gone on too long? When the candidates' lives have not only been covered breathlessly in US Weekly, ostensibly dignified magazines like The New Republic have started co-opting their "if they mated" feature. [TNR]
  • The Hillary campaign is now pinning its…
  • » 3/24/08 5:30pm 3/24/08 5:30pm

Barack Obama Defended By Mike Huckabee, Still No Word From Grandma

  • Obama's slightly racist grandma is not dead, she just doesn't feel like commenting on his speech apparently. Here is a picture of her clutching her grandson for fear of being beaten up by darker-skinned black men. No just kidding, it's just a graduation picture. Sorry to drag you into this, Madelyn Dunham.
  • ""As easy…
  • » 3/19/08 6:30pm 3/19/08 6:30pm

Happy Non-St. Pat's Day, Folks! The World Is Currently Ending

How was your weekend? Hey! Guess who cares; no one. Fucking End Times came while you were drinking green beer or whatever, to the point that I shouldn't have to bait you with the fact that the McGreeveys HAD HARD CORE INTENSE BUTT SEX ORGIES WITH MARGARITAS/ POTATO SKIN PLATTERS AT T.G.I.FRIDAYS. But there I go… » 3/17/08 10:00am 3/17/08 10:00am