The Bears Are Winners In Uganda
The NFL sends all the loser merchandise from the big game to a relief organization that works mainly in Africa. On one hand, it seems like a noble way of putting these hats and shirts to good use. On the other, it paints a great mental picture of what assholes we are..
Blogging Bout My Generation
If only there was an article that discussed the way that the internet is shaping the development of younger generations within a larger sociological and psychological context. You know, in addition to Wired, Time and every other magazine this year. Lo, and behold: With the current New York Magazine feature,..
Bowling For Commercial Time
Ideally, if those shrewd marketing execs have their way, the Monday after the Super Bowl should be a day of rejuvenated commerce. After watching hours of sloppy, rain-soaked play and androgynous pyrotechnics, millions of Americans should be ready to do some good old fashioned shopping. But what to buy?..
The Border Crossing Experience
For the more risk averse, the Hñahñu Indians are offering a simulated border crossing adventure north of Mexico City. Guides in black clothes and ski masks take you through a four-hour nighttime hike and even fake a Border Patrol pursuit..
Soviet Propaganda DVD Set
A DVD set is being released that contains four-discs worth of anti-capitalism Soviet propaganda. All your favorites are in there, including:"Black and White," produced in 1933, depicted a highway with an endless row of blacks lynched on telephone poles. "The Millionaire," made in 1963, told the story..