“Late Show With David Letterman” bandleader Paul Shaffer is a walking Wikipedia of rock ‘n’ roll history — and now he’s added his own story to the mix. Shaffer’s new memoir, “We’ll Be Here for the Rest of Our Lives: A Swingin’ Showbiz Saga” (Flying Dolphin Press) offers his take on a colorful career, from piano lessons in his native Canada to a “Saturday Night Live” stint to the gig he’s had, and relished, for 27 years — Letterman’s sidekick
We shocked the academic experts by writing excellent encyclopedia entries on Wikipedia, so why can’t amateurs, if we all work together, create perfect recipes? If enough of us discuss and debate our hamburger knowledge our meat choices, cooking methods, spices, condiments, bread then won’t our collective experience create the Platonic burger
Melissa and Jackson Brandts knew right away that the photo from their recent trip to Canada was a good one. However, it wasn’t until the world — and National Geographic — took notice that they realized exactly how good.
A hoax video purporting to show Michael Jackson hopping out of a coroner’s van alive was produced by a German television station as an experiment, the broadcaster told CNN Monday. It was made to show how easy it is to spread rumors online, said Heike Schultz, a spokeswoman for RTL, the leading private broadcaster in Germany.
Blair MacIntyre imagines a world where tiny clouds of information — Facebook statuses, business cards, Twitter posts — float above all of our heads. In some ways, it’s not that far from reality
I doubt that any of us have ever considered any of our past vice-presidential candidates a sex symbol.
Baldwin, Paul release from prison of after serving one-year term for stealing a can of beer is quickly followed by another arrest of the 153rd for assault Baron Cohen, Sacha Eminem’s face is landed on by bare butt of during MTV Movie Awards, leading to days of babble about whether or not the stunt had in fact been planned, which DUH! it had Berlin, Alan David firing of from position as aide to Pennsylvania state senator famous for being tough on sex crimes after arrest of for propositioning a 15-year-old boy on the Internet and discussing having sex with him while wearing animal costumes Blagojevich, Patti tarantulas are dined on by Boyle, Susan loss of in Britain’s Got Talent finals is not taken well by Breaking Bad airing of brilliant season finale of ending with plane crash over Albuquerque coincides with plunge of Air France jet into the Atlantic Carradine, David details of the passing of are apparently not for the squeamish Cheney, Dick blame for 9/11 is placed by on Richard Clarke, who repeatedly warned about the danger of such an attack Cheney, Liz absurdly Orwellian insistence of that father of never sought to link Iraq to 9/11 Coleman, Norm imminent surrender of Epstein, Marcus 2007 assault on African-American woman he stopped her on a Washington, D.C.
Google taking security a little too seriously? It looks like Google is marking all of its search results with the warning “This site may harm your computer.” If you click on a Google result link in spite of the warning, you get an interstitial page with an additional warning: “Warning – visiting this web site […]