January 2010

January 25, 2010

Facepalm

  • Lehrer: [Regarding the Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision.] Why do you assume that people will use it in evil ways?
  • Shields: I don’t find corporations, historically in this country, to have been altruistic agents.
  • Lehrer: David?
  • Brooks: I think they’re altruistic when they make great products. I happen to like my iPod and all that kinda stuff.

PBS NewsHour: January 22, 2010

January 22, 2010

Conan Moves On

Now that this mess is almost behind me – I just have one last request: HBO, when you make the movie about this whole NBC late night fiasco, I’d like to be played by Academy-Award winning actress Tilda Swinton.

— Conan O’Brien

January 20, 2010

Blackout

I thought it seemed oddly dark after leaving the office. Quickly realized that large chunks of SOMA are without power. Fortunately that doesn’t include either Six Apart or the Caltrain Station.

January 17, 2010

Late Night Analogy

Seth Meyers sums it all up:

But of course he’s biased:

Look, obviously I’m invested in this because it affects me. If Jay can take his job back from Conan that means Conan can take it back from Jimmy and that means Jimmy might come here and I cannot go back to being in a sketch once every three weeks.

January 12, 2010

Power’s Out

Darth Santa

So I’m moblogging photos of a Darth Vader Santa bobblehead by candlelight. This is what people did before electricity, right?

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