Advice for Sen. Hillary Clinton: Don’t make promises you can’t (won’t? forgot to?) keep. Sen. Clinton, who now doubles as a presidential candidate, showed up four years ago in Buffalo, N.Y., in my back yard bringing with her a company that promised it might create up to 100 news jobs. New York state has “lost […]
Presidential candidate and senator Barack Obama said something earlier this week worth noting â€” and the audience he said it to as well. Sen. Obama stood before a sea of Wall Street executives at Nasdaq headquarters and told them to behave: Our free market was never meant to be a free license to take whatever […]
If I had a net worth of one billion dollars today, I’d be depressed. What’s the use of having all that moolah if I can’t lord it over mere mortals by adding fame to that forturne? But I only have one billion dollars. And folks, that’s no longer enough to get me on the Forbes […]
The massive demonstration in Jena on Thursday against the unfair treatment of the black students known as the Jena 6 hasn’t had the effect that perhaps the protesters wanted. Mychal Bell, the sole member of the group still in custody, will remain so said Judge J.P. Mauffray, Jr. yesterday. Citing Bell’s prior criminal record (a […]
In last week’s Saturday Video Roundup we looked at some of the greatest music vids ever. Today we’re paying tribute to some of history’s more wonderful videos, although these are memorable for … different reasons. Let’s begin with one of the more sublimely disturbing moments in vid history, shall we?