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The Bible: Google Earth Editon

The Bible: Google Earth Editon
By January 16, 2008

A few months ago I related how the Al-Aqsa Martyrs' Brigade were using Google Earth to target their rocket attacks on Israel. Well, I'm pleased to say that the Chosen People appear to be fighting back – kinda. An Australian … Read More

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Rosario Dawson: New Orleans Is the Vagina of America

Rosario Dawson: New Orleans Is the Vagina of America
By January 16, 2008

• In Virginia, a state delegate has introduced a bill to ban the plastic testicles truckers like to hang from the backs of their big rigs. Ew. • You know how everyone in the world seems to have given birth … Read More

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Epic Parties and Naked Pictures

Epic Parties and Naked Pictures
By January 16, 2008

How to spend your lunch break: • Watch “Nathan Barley,” short-lived but brilliant British sitcom satirizing the hipster editors of a fictionalized Vice Magazine, on YouTube. • Watch real-life Nathan Barley, 16-year-old Australian hipster Corey Worthington, remain utterly impassive in … Read More

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Today In Culture: From David Mamet to David Beckham

Today In Culture: From David Mamet to David Beckham
By January 15, 2008

A smattering of cultural moments, both high and lowbrow, from today's news: • David Mamet talks in New York Magazine about his “surprisingly positive” new play about election season. • Posh Spice says she’s proud to see her husband’s package … Read More

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JDater of the Week

JDater of the Week
By January 15, 2008

Whoa … JDate! Since 1997, the Jewish singles site has given the world tons of Times wedding announcements, inspired plenty of trend pieces, and spawned a bunch of similar dating sites aimed at members of ethnic groups whose parents will … Read More

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Do I Believe In God Today?

Do I Believe In God Today?
By January 15, 2008

(Every day, we're checking in with the universe to see whether it seems likely that a supreme being of some nature is handling stuff). Reason to Believe in God: "A window washer who fell 47 stories from the roof of … Read More

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Clip of the Week: Rock of Love 2 Debuts

Clip of the Week: Rock of Love 2 Debuts
By January 15, 2008

The first season of “Rock of Love” ended with aging Poison frontman Bret Michaels getting rejected by Jes, the self-consciously "punk" chick he’d chosen to be his one true VH1 soulmate. This season, which premiered Sunday, seems to feature fewer … Read More

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Do I Believe In God Today?

Do I Believe In God Today?
By January 14, 2008

Every day, like Rod Stewart, I'm going to look to find a reason to believe. That's right: I'm questioning the existence of some kind of higher intelligence behind the workings of the universe … based on things I find on … Read More

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