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Monthly Archive for December, 2011
If you know what’s going on at Amazon’s stores, you have your finger on the pulse of the American consumer, or so the thinking goes at 24/7 Wall Street. Site writers conclude that since Amazon is the largest online store by far, then maybe what they sell can tell us something about the most popular gifts in America. [Read More]
Attention cocaine users of the world: Parents everywhere would like you to know that changing tables are generally covered in baby poop, and we’d appreciate it if you’d think of that the next time you’re looking for a place to snort a line. According to an informal study out of the United Kingdom, 92 percent [...] [Read More]
If peering over commuters’ shoulders in the morning is any indication, laptops, tablets and smart phones are quickly becoming many people’s preferred means of watching videos. Now, they’ll be able to watch the biggest event of them all on the small screen: the Super Bowl. The NFL announced on Tuesday that it will be streaming [...] [Read More]
Carolina tight end Jeremy Shockey had a reason for his rather obnoxious (yet un-penalized) taunt after his touchdown reception on Sunday against Houston. He made the Texans pay for disrespecting America. Or so he says. “Personally, myself, I was really upset they weren’t showing respect to America during the National Anthem,” Shockey told the media. [...] [Read More]
Saturday Night Live’s Jason Sudeikis took on the role of Jesus in last night’s show and he has a suggestion for Tim Tebow: Tone it down. Tebow, the Denver Broncos quarterback, is known for his outspoken love for Jesus and has faced some criticism lately from those who wonder if God really cares about who [...] [Read More]
Rapper Freddie Gibbs got his stash by airport security… kind of. The baggage screeners at the Denver airport found a half ounce of weed in his luggage and scribbled him the words “C’mon son” on the screening notice. Gibbs tweeted a photo: “The TSA found my weed and let me keep it,” he wrote. “They [...] [Read More]