Found by Redditor refie, here are 2013's most overplayed songs played back by one guy and his guitar in only one minute. The original songs were a pain, but his interpretation is pretty pretty good.Read more...
Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned, indeed. For their first animated music video, the incomprehensibly talented Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings take on a pack of rampaging, cat-calling wolves in a psychedelic battle of dance. Read more...
For some people, even the lowly peanut butter and jelly sandwich represents a culinary challenge that could go disastrously wrong at every step. It's those amateur chefs who need all the help and support they can get, and that's what these placemats featuring detailed blueprints for incredibly simpl
Chills and spills: No-slip tips for walking on ice
Everybody likes looking at a winter wonderland. Walking in one is a different story. Sidewalks quickly turn slushy and slick, and stairs become dares. Even in the aftermath of this latest snow bust, lingering frigid temperatures have made conditions more treacherous than normal. So what’s a pe
Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin, seemingly in the midst of a career renaissance in his ninth season, is flirting with yet another personal milestone. With an NHL-leading 26 goals through 31 of Washington’s games, Ovechkin stands a realistic chance of becoming the first player since Brett Hull i
The Washington Redskins Circus is back in town — the only thing missing is the big top (unless you count the practice bubble at Redskins Park). Wednesday’s tension-filled, surreal press conferences from a defiant Mike Shanahan, a chastened Robert Griffin and a caught-in-the-middle Kirk C
A new theory about the fate of Easter Island popped up this week. It involves eating a whole heckuva lot of rats and how it might shed light on our own future. That should get you in the mood to read on about overpriced holiday merchandise, networking vs. dating and when telecommuting becomes a prob
5 Bloggers Who Are Blogging Better Than You (And Me)
This morning I'm getting on a plane for New York, where tonight I will join Beverly Bond, Jamilah Lemieux, and other incredibly talented and powerful women for a panel hosted by Black Girls Rock!, The Black Girls Rock! Think Tank: Checkin' Our Fresh. I'm excited to sit amongst such inspiring company
Ryan Lizza has written a very useful history of the legal and political debate around NSA surveillance over the last 10 years. One of the most dramatic moments comes just after Obama is inaugurated, when he is read into the intelligence community's disastrously poor record of complying with Foreign
Influential voices are now arguing that the US should retaliate against the possible mass expulsion of American journalists from China by imposing similar restrictions on Chinese media operating in the US. Strong reactions to new and increasing restrictions in China are necessary, but this approach
Recently AdAge published an article with the "blockbuster" news that Facebook is eroding the reach of brand pages by limiting the audience of their organic (non- paid) posts. Facebook itself has said so in decks and public statements, though perhaps not in language as blunt as this until now.
'Sons of Anarchy's' Kurt Sutter gets medieval pilot at FX with Brian Grazer
"Sons of Anarchy" Season 6 has come to an end, but creator Kurt Sutter still has plenty of work to do. The show has one more season, and now Sutter has teamed with "Arrested Development" executive producer Brian Grazer for "The Bastard Executioner," a pilot at FX.The ne
All it took was prolonged Internet rage for "Saturday Night Live" to actively seek out black female performers for the cast. When it was announced that six new cast memberswould join the current season, all of whom are white, many took the show to task for its lack of diversity. "SNL&
You know you're watching "Scandal" when the cover-up of a murder -- the murder of the vice president's husband, in fact -- is hardly the most shocking event of the episode. The hit ABC drama went into its fall finale on Thursday (Dec. 12) with several balls in the air, what with the three
If you can't live Christmas like a rock star, how about spending it with one?That's Annie's (Betsy Brandt) intention for Mike (Golden Globe nominee Fox) in "Christmas," Thursday's (Dec. 12) obviously well-timed episode of NBC's "The Michael J. Fox Show." Both spouses look forward