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Archive for November, 2006

Do You Want Lou Reed To Make It Hurt? Say It. Say “Make It Hurt, Lou”

Friday, November 10th, 2006

Lou’s overdrive silences Web 2.0 drones.

Fripp’s Four Notes Swallowed and Regurgitated By Microsoft

Friday, November 10th, 2006

I awoke this morning to find some blog entries that resembled dreams I would usually have after ingesting a large pizza before retiring. I only hope this Fripp is handsomely rewarded for his four democratized notes. A shrewd agent would negotiate a royalty for every Windows Vista startup, right?

Electorate Hands Elephants Their Asses…

Wednesday, November 8th, 2006

…Pelosi Eats President’s Lunch. Karl Rove’s “architecture” is now a building in search of…um….a structural engineer. Yeah, that’s it. Suddenly no one cares about John Kerry’s inept standup routine, the Threat Of Gay Marriage, or Rush Limbaugh’s dumbassed gyrations. And let’s see Bush talk about “political capital” now. Washington Post: Overall, 59 percent of voters [...]

Tucker Carlson: “Perplexingly Still Employed”; cnn.com Enables Gazing At Navelgazers

Wednesday, November 8th, 2006

Being otherwise occupied, I watched very little of MSNBC’s election coverage last night. Thoughfully, CJR Daily lets me know what I missed. cnn.com figured viewers of its Pipeline service deserved their $2.95-a-month’s worth and broadcast a feed of a bunch of bloggers sitting in a DC bar looking at their computers. I watched for about [...]

Adrienne Shelly news

Tuesday, November 7th, 2006

Allegedly not a suicide.

Liveblogging Today’s Elections

Tuesday, November 7th, 2006

Ana Marie Cox is joined by Joe Klein and James Poniewozik for frequent updates throughout the day. Voting irregularities as they’re reported. Here’s a more detailed list.

“An insecure bunch of copycats who simply can’t lay off a story…”

Tuesday, November 7th, 2006

CJR Daily essay

“Democrats = Weakness”

Sunday, November 5th, 2006

Churchgoers find pamphlets under their wipers

Adrienne Shelly

Friday, November 3rd, 2006

It appears she took her own life last night. [update 1:24pm 11/3/06: The New York Post is reporting her death as a suicide but this has not been verified]. Shelly recently appeared in Factotum and was about to release Waitress, which she directed. She’s performed in many fine films, but her 1990 contribution to Hal [...]

Recasting Elmer Gantry (Again)

Friday, November 3rd, 2006

The religious right takes another hit, so to speak. [update: 1:29pm: At Least He Didn't Inhale Dept].