Bukowski Animated Interview: the Gift of a Crappy Life, Quitting the Post Office & Writing the Next Line

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Quoted, the content studio behind the PBS animated interview series Blank on Blank, has released a new video, this time for HarperCollins. Charles Bukowski is animated from audio captured in 1993, a year before his death, during a recording session for the “best of” anthology collection ‘Run With The Hunted: A … Continue reading

Heat Stroke in Dogs, Cats and Other Family Pets (Infographic)

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  Click on the image for full view. Via http://www.murdoch.edu.au Heat Stroke in Pets (Dogs, Cats, Rabbits, Guinea Pigs, Birds) Summer is great, but summer heat can be a killer. The above infographic is a great rundown on how to prevent and treat heat stroke in dogs, cats, and other family … Continue reading

Ever Wonder What Teachers Do When The Bell Rings For Summer? (VIDEO)

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Teachers have tough, often thankless jobs. And let’s face it, they’re really never paid enough. So when the bell rings for summer, the kids aren’t the only ones jumping for joy. How happy are teachers at the start of summer? Just take a look at this video of teachers dancing … Continue reading

Fairy Tale Heroines Get Mugshot Treatment

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Modern re-imaginings of fairy tales tend to clean them up a bit, taking off the sharp edges of oft dark stories. While we like to say that children grow up faster than ever in our current society, we also tend to think they can’t handle the dark tone of traditional … Continue reading

Bill Burr Gives Inspiring Advice to Balding 19 Year Old

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Comedian Bill Burr has a great podcast, called Bill Burr’s Monday Morning Podcast, where he’s usually the only one talking. He does occasionally have guests, such as Doug Stanhope, but for the most part it’s a solo act. One way in which he does bring other voices in, however, is … Continue reading

How the Doug Stanhope Special ‘Beer Hall Putsch’ Got Its Name

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We recently got an email from a reader asking about the origin of the name of the Doug Stanhope comedy special Beer Hall Putsch. Instead of just responding via email we figured we’d write a post. Remember, you can email us at [email protected] with your questions and comments, or if … Continue reading

André 3000 as Jimi Hendrix, First Look (VIDEO)

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André Benjamin as Hendrix in All By My Side  The first bit of footage of André Benjamin, aka OutKast’s André 3000, portraying Jimi Hendrix for the recently premiered biopic All Is By My Side has finally seen the light of day. From the looks of it, fans should be pretty … Continue reading

Al Franken Talks to a Group of Tea Party Conservatives about Obamacare, Finds Common Ground (VIDEO)

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Al Franken Talks Health Insurance, Obamacare with Tea Party Members The video starts out looking like a bad day for Senator Al Franken. He’s surrounded by a group of people who pretty much look exactly like who you’d cast if you were making a movie about Tea Party people: white, … Continue reading

Auburn Alabama Missed Field Goal Return Play in Iron Bowl Gets Tecmo Super Bowl Treatment

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Auburn Alabama Missed Field Goal Tecmo Super Bowl Video The play everyone is talking about, Auburn returning a missed field goal for a game winning touchdown in the Iron Bowl game against Alabama, has gotten the Tecmo Super Bowl Treatment. And it’s pretty great. For those too young to remember, … Continue reading

The John Lurie Interview

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John Lurie has one of those careers that makes a quick and easy summation difficult. It’s possible you know him from his work as a film actor, most notably in The Last Temptation of Christ (Scorsese), Paris, Texas (Wim Wenders), Down By Law and Stranger Than Paradise (Jim Jarmusch). Or … Continue reading