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Monthly Archives: April 2009

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The Pomegranate Phone

If you haven’t seen this already, check out this amazing new phone fellow Poptenner Jamie Antonisse showed me a few weeks ago. That’s right – you’re looking at the first cell phone/digital video projector! And it’s got some other crazy features like a global voice

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Swine Flu Road Trip! Vegas Anyone?

Of all the things I’m scared of a pandemic flu isn’t one of them (weird right?). I am 400% certain that it wouldn’t affect me and I’d be one of the “chosen few.” It’s like when you want to know who you were in a

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No. Thank YOU, Mr. President…

I’m proud of what we’ve achieved, but I’m not content. I’m pleased with our progress, but I’m not satisfied. So it’s been 100 days now. 100 days and it still hasn’t worn off. The image alone of President Obama standing at that podium is enough

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Is Andrew WK the Messianic Christ?

I’ve suspected for a long time that there might be holy or eschatological implications for the coming of the Andrew WK. The evidence is all there, but today’s article in New York Magazine seals the deal. The evidence is officially overwhelming. Why Andrew WK Is

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BROOKLYN, USA 11233

If Brooklyn weren’t a borough of New York City, it would be the 4th largest city in the country. How bout them big apples son son?

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Get Some American Experience

Holy cow. Where did my socks go? American Experience: We Shall Remain: Trail of Tears totally knocked them off. I just watched it last night on PBS, and now I have to donate. This is the third in a series of five, hour and a

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4.27.09 My Top Ten RIGHT NOW

1. SHOW The Singing Forest This confusing yet engrossing drama of deeply interconnected characters racing around New York City packs a surprising punch and belly laugh depending on which part of the three hours you’re experiencing. Craig Lucas’ script might be all over the place,

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Summer Movie Calendar 2009

May approaches, and many of us popcorn movie fiends are joyfully anticipating the special brand of euphoria that comes with numb butts, arctic air conditioners, screaming babies, SnoCaps, and- ah yes, brainless summer entertainment. Summer Blockbusters are my guiltiest (legal) pleasure (kidding) and as pathetic