Measuring Community – Counting what really counts

Season 4 of Community premieres Thursday. To make sure you’re ready, here’s a look at the first three seasons: preview | go big on zoom.it As the old adage goes: you can’t save from cancellation what you don’t measure. UPDATE 2/7: Got some requests for a printed version. Head to Zazzle if you want to […]

Olympic coverage that pushed the envelope

With the London Olympics coming to a close, we can all look forward to the end of the refrain of complaints about NBC’s coverage of the games. The Closing Ceremonies also free Mary Carillo from her nightly gig hosting “Late Night at the Olympics” on the peacock network.  This nightcap for NBC’s coverage featured a […]

Let’s all go to Washyourhandsington to get ourselves a treat

Heard these on the radio a few times – they’re just begging to be shared. Try it again, this time with a little more soul… The 50’s-styled campaign, from the Washington Department of Health’s (DoH), is definitely cheesy (Tim Church, the DoH communications director acknowledged as much in an interview with Spokane’s The Spokesman-Review), but […]

Eminem likes puns, too

Been listening to Recovery on and off lately.  What’s started standing out to me (besides the fact that it’s much better than Relapse) are the puns.  Some particularly noticeable ones: …but it’s time to exorcise these demons These muh’fuckers are doin’ jumpin’ jacks now -Not Afraid My filet is smoking weed,  Get back cuz the […]

Internet leaks into newspaper. Hilarity ensues.

The Sunday paper is always a good way to wind down from the weekend and catch up on what’s been going on in the world.  Normally, I find out about all sorts of things I’ve never heard of before (ratfish, anyone?); however, today’s Foxtrot started out vaguely familiar and ended up making me laugh out […]