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Polaroid Christmas commercial

13 Days of Xmas 2011, Day 5 –...

Day 5 has traditionally been a day to review some classic commercials–some famous, some infamous. This ever since way back on Year One we gave you our Top 10 favorite Xmas commercials of all time. But now it’s time to sit back...

Threadless: What Lies Beneath

Threadless: Everything’s Happy...

The good news is that the new t-shirt from Threadless that has me excited, “What Lies Beneath,” has nothing to do with the yawn-worthy film of the same name. Instead, it’s an exploration of what exactly is going on beneath...

Bink's Hobo

Your Weekend Justice #88: Big Huge Warning

It’s the podcast that wears a William Shatner mask inside out…and nothing else. It’s Weekend Justice: the podcast that will ride your bumper all the way to your exit…not because it’s being rude, but because it...

13 Days of Xmas, Day 5 – Yes...

So today has been a day traditionally for commercials. In 2007, we gave you our Top 10 Christmas Commercials. And last year, well, just more commercials. For this year, we start off this day’s worth of mad advertising with the maddest...

David Lynch

Your Monday Morning Mental Sorbet: David...

Each Monday we like to start you off with something utterly nonsensical and mind-destroying, because it’s a good primer for the work week to come. Just another service we provide. The thing I like about David Lynch is that, in my...

Iggy Pop and Tom Waits

Tom Waits and Iggy Pop Drink Coffee

It’s from Jim Jarmusch, of course. And you can find it on the DVD of Coffee and Cigarettes. This is a lot like our staff meetings here, honestly enough. Except normally we’re doing the roadside surgery in house. Found via Snuh...

The Insider (1999) – Movie Review

Written by: Michael Mann & Eric Roth, based on the Vanity Fair article “The Man Who Knew Too Much” Directed by: Michael MannStarring: Al Pacino, Russell Crowe, Christopher Plummer, Diane Venora, Philip Baker Hall My Advice:...