I’m a little embarrassed that I didn’t know Knicks broadcaster Al Trautwig did Lost broadcasts.
Forgive me, but I read this book about 40,000 times as a kid, am a huge Dave Eggers nerd (I - L - L!!!! I - N - I!!!!) and, well … yeah, you can see where this is going.
“Who’s that? Who’s talking to me?” Moscowitz said, still dazed by the mystical...– Anyone else disturbed that Woody Allen just wrote “O.M.G.”?
And I’d like to give a shout out to both of them, especially Erin,”...– — Illinois junior forward Dominque Keller has it all in perspective: He only cares that President Obama and Erin Andrews picked the Illini to win tonight. That’s all I’d care about too. Kind of love, by the way, that a backup forward is giving shoutouts to the President. I’m...
When someone demands to know how we are going to replace newspapers, they are...– Clay Shirky is a lot smarter than you and I are. I still blame Denton!
Fake Rick Reilly Is Back →
Whew. Those were a rough few days without it.
Sears Tower is no more. The 110-story Chicago giant, the nation’s tallest...– Yes. They’re renaming the Sears Tower. I’m sure I’ll call it Sears Tower the rest of my life anyway, sounding a little bit more old fogey each time I say it, each year that goes by.
The universities that participate in these sports at the highest levels have...– Matthew Yglesias, CLEARLY NOT A SPORTS REPORTER, points out the madness of universities not paying their athletes. Remember: Not a single penny from any of the advertisers you’ll be watching over … and over … and over … during the NCAA Tournament is going to go to the people...
For the past month or so, your editor at large took it upon himself to create...– The great Drew Magary laments Twitter’s savage destruction of his brilliant Fake Rick Reilly Twitter feed.
I just wanna say on record… FUCK SPIN MAGAZINE!!I never ran a “hollywood set”...– It is a relief to know that Q-Tip hates Spin magazine even more than he hates me.
Wallace was always agonizing over how to get his emotional and intellectual...– I don’t think NYMag.com articles are supposed to make me cry, but Sam Anderson just came awfully close.
Dylan Records Surprise 'Modern Times' Follow-up →
Holy crap holy crap holy crap.
Nowadays, people can catch Leitch’s rants and raves about everything...– From a very sweet review in Carnegie Mellon’s student newspaper. I am going to demand that everyone at work refer to me exclusively as “Intelligencer” from now on.