The I Went To The Animal Fair Edition OTB Caption ContestTM is now over.
Jack Burkman, a K Street lobbyist who has previously served as a Legislative Aide for former Congressman Rick Lazio as well as being a radio host and frequent guest on Fox News Channel, tells The Hill that he wants to ban openly gay players from professional football: Washington lobbyist Jack Burkman on Monday said he is preparing legislation that would […]
The I Didn’t Say Equal Opportunity Edition OTB Caption ContestTM is now over.
Here’s a dot matrix printer playing Survivor’s “Eye of the Tiger.” It occurs to me that, while I’m old enough to have owned multiple dot matrix printers and watched “Rocky IV” when it was new—and, indeed, owned several “Survivor” albums–younger readers may have no idea what either of these things are. via Adam Weinstein
The Just When You Thought It Was Safe To Go Back In The Water Edition OTB Caption ContestTM is now over.
Ralph Waite, who children of the 70s will remember as the father of the large Walton family on the television show of the same name, has passed away at the age of 85: Ralph Waite, a multifaceted actor who became etched in the American imagination as the craggy-faced, big-hearted patriarch of a rustic, Depression-era clan […]
The non-stop talk on sports radio about Michael Sam’s announcement that he was gay has long since become boring. Despite his being the SEC defensive player of the year, I’d never heard his name before his came out of the proverbial closet (Missou has only been in the SEC two years and, because they’re in […]
Shirley Temple Black, who became one 0f the biggest stars in Hollywood history at a very young age, has passed away at the age of 85: Shirley Temple Black, who as a dimpled, precocious and determined little girl in the 1930s sang and tap-danced her way to a height of Hollywood stardom and worldwide fame […]
An actor who has portrayed McGruff the Crime Dog in public appearances has been sentenced to 16 years in prison in Texas: GALVESTON, Texas – John Morales, the actor who played the crime-fighting cartoon character McGruff the Crime Dog, was sentenced to 16 years in prison stemming from a 2011 arrest in which police seized […]
The How Do You Stand On Nuclear Waste? Edition OTB Caption ContestTM is now over.
Continuing a streak that began with Super Bowl XLIV in 2010, Sunday night’s broadcast of Super Bowl XLVIII set another viewership record despite the lopsided result: Final ratings are in for the 2014 Super Bowl — and, contrary to early returns, which saw the game ranking fifth all-time, the NFL season finale ended up being […]
Pete Seeger one of the primary forces behind the popular revival of American folk music and a long time political activist, has died at the age of 94: Pete Seeger, the singer, folk-song collector and songwriter who spearheaded an American folk revival and spent a long career championing folk music as both a vital heritage […]
With the upcoming Sochi Olympics being somewhat overshadowed by the controversy surrounding Russia’s ban on so-called “gay propaganda,” the Mayor of Sochi has chimed in to claim that there are no gay people in Sochi: The mayor of Sochi, host of the Winter Olympics, has said there are no gay people in the city. Anatoly […]
The Feelin’ Like A Million Dollar Trooper Edition OTB Caption ContestTM is now over.
The Huffington Post has released a treasure trove of pictures from the set of the original three Star Wars movie sent out view the Twitter account of Peter Mayhew, who is best known as Chewbacca: With no shortage of shots featuring a certain princess, Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew released a collection of “Star Wars” behind-the-scenes photos on his […]