Category Archives: “News”

We don’t make news. But sometimes we comment on other articles. That are usually still just borderline news.

Gone fishing.

We’ve been gone for awhile, working on other projects. We’re hoping to find our way back to TDB – until then, we’re keeping the site live for you to peruse past posts. Thank you for your support! Also, while you … Continue reading

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Good luck with this Hugo Chávez.

Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez, who also uses his public platform to address critical breast plant issues, pushed this week for the creation of a new regional bloc of all North and South American countries… except the U.S. and Canada. The … Continue reading

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God’s Gift is playing basketball for St. John’s. LITERALLY.

Move over Gwyneth. You have been outdone by the Achiuwa family’s preeetty aggressive stance in the baby naming department: their son, talented 6-foot-9 power forward God’s Gift Achiuwa, is quickly being nicknamed “Gift” by St. John’s coach Steve Lavin who will … Continue reading

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Free Yale education: thank you Internet!

Yale offers (since 2008 – whoops) video of many of their core course lectures for free online at YouTube! Not only that, but complementary syllabi, transcripts, and other resources are available as well through their “Open Yale Courses” program website. … Continue reading

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Sometimes, predictable movies have unpredictably good music.

Case-in-point: Matthew McConaughey lawyer movie A Time To Kill Lincoln Lawyer has 107 Degrees by Citizen Cope on its soundtrack.

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Uuuugh: when your fancy car breaks down, you have to accept a ride from that paparazzo you hate.

If you are Hugh Grant. When I broke down in my midlife crisis car in remotest Kent just before Christmas, a battered white van pulled up on the far carriageway. To help, I thought. But when the driver got out … Continue reading

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Um yeah. This is definitely wrong.

We get it. You want to go on a date. But, like, with someone attractive. You have ‘high standards.’ And you know, you are willing to pay them to go on a date on account of how ‘generous’ you are. … Continue reading

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