Tag - MPAA

Stuff You Need to Know: Abraham Lincoln...

The premise is simple. There are people who need to know everything that’s going on in pop culture and know it instantly. Then are people like you: you’re smart. You have better things to do. You need to know just the gist and...

Oscar statuettes

Stuff: Did You Get Your Academy Invite?

Because some things you simply need to know. Here’s the day’s news in a quick digest form. Because you have better ways to spend your time. We don’t. The Academy has given out invites to 105 people so they can help with the...

The RIAA vs. Jimmy Carr

Apparently much has been made of a reportedly fake news story that the RIAA put together to send out to news stations in the hopes that they would run it like actual news. Silly people, like news stations run “actual news” these...

Wondermark: This Person is Rated… T...

TCritic points us to a pair of kickass shirts that can be used to proclaim to the world what audiences you're cleared for. There's the Restricted Audiences shirt and then there's the All Audiences shirt.

Widge Goes Off: Proof That Anybody Can...

Another episode of Widge Goes Off is here to taunt you and make you feel better about yourself. I mean, you thought you had trivial shit to bitch about…listen to this guy! This week’s nonsense includes sampling and remixing and...

South Park: It’s Our Favorite Memo...

We knew that when Trey and Matt were working on the South Park movie they clashed with the MPAA more than a bit. However, Dave Poland has posted something that, if the real deal, is hilarious evidence of just how they went about this clash...

iPod+Congress

Congress Discovers iPods, Marches Boldly...

Apparently, Ted Stevens, the Senator from Alaska, recently got an iPod from his daughter. Because he wants to be able to pull–oh, excuse me, rip–shows from the radio and play them on his iPod, he, backed up by Sen. John Sununu...