One of the most striking aspects of the recent Republican Party Presidential...– News Desk: Obama and Gay Marriage : The New Yorker (via emptyage)
Google Wants To Get Inside Your Head(via @Gizmodo) →
Google just thumped out a host of new features today designed to make search easier, faster, more ubiquitous. But the end goal? It’s to very literally get inside your head and change the way you think.
Longshot!: Save the Date →
longshotmag: Hi there. It’s been a long time. We’ve scattered to the winds, changed jobs, had babies, broken our hearts, found ourselves, and generally had a hell of an action-packed year. But we’re back, and we’re hoping you’re still into us. We are definitely still into you. So, let’s get right to the big…
To recap: Goldman, to get $1.2 billion in crap off its books, dumps a huge lot...– Another month, another terrifying expose of Goldman Sachs from Rolling Stone’s Matt Taibbi, who chronicles how Goldman Sachs spent the better part of a decade selling off bad investments, betting that they would fail, and then taking your tax money to pay off the loans. And now I now exactly where...
No I will not do that
I try and keep my cynicism at bay, but it’s difficult when you’re familiar with the exuberant hyperbole bestowed upon the too often mundane: commercial auditions. Look, I’ve made peace with this career sidestreet, and in truth it has been quite good to me of late. So I’m used to the soaring language in describing a Whiskas cat food commercial. It’s part of my gig. But...
from Chris and Shannon: ”* Air Drum Solo. This is an easy one. I really would like to see a kick ass AIR drum solo to an impressive song, like maybe “Moby Dick” from Led Zeppelin. No mistakes either. (If the song is too long, you can edit. Or choose an equally difficult song of your choosing only if you must.) “ The triathlon may be over, but the challenges aren’t....
Challenge 2: 50 Animal Impressions Josh and Allen combined forces and challenged me to imitate 50 animals. and not just 50 animals, but 50 animals, all with an additional layer(!!) angie was nice enough to help out. she called out each animal and i did the best i could. i didn’t scrutinize the list, instead just went with whatever i was feeling in the moment. this was uncomfortable to watch,...
Challenge #1: 30 Second Karate Kicks ! Hey Rob, What you’re doing is a good thing. Since you’re pimping yourself for donations, I donated $50. Can I get a 30 second video of you doing karate kicks in your underwear? Jeff Tell ya what, Jeff, I’ll give you :45 of kicks, chops and grunts, just because I can.
Operation: Challenge Me To Do Something and I Will...
Hi! I am training for the May 4th Wildflower Triathlon with Team in Training, a group that helps raise money for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. In just about a month I will be swimming, biking and running alongside my good friend Mat Honan. I can’t wait. The training is tough-this past week was gnarly-a “build” week they call it, where you ratchet up your training to...