Monthly Archives: February 2010

Here’s why you shouldn’t buy cypress mulch.

Though gulf coast wetlands face serious threats from coastal land loss and development, widespread clear cutting of cypress forests is also a very imminent danger. In the past cypress mulch used to be a by-product of lumber mills. This is … Continue reading

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Alabama Snow

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“Whatever just happened is the only thing that is happening.”

Stephen Colbert explains that global warming is hooey; see all this snow? The Colbert Report Mon – Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c We’re Off to See the Blizzard Colbert Report Full Episodes Political Humor Skate Expectations

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Edward Hopper’s “Nighthawks” and more brought to life

The Hopper Project WNEP Theater brings to life a mosaic of characters inspired by the paintings of American realist artist Edward Hopper.¬† Presented in a series of vignettes and short moments written by WNEP company members, a cast of seventeen … Continue reading

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True Blood Southern Comfort

Southern Comfort is now a sponsor for True Blood. Wouldn’t it be awesome to have ¬†collector’s edition bottles? Just sayin’.

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Friday nite jams

Fun on Friday; thanks to Glen for the Leonard Cohen tabs.

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Mel Gibson calls WGN reporter an asshole then lies about it

Hah! This is great. WGN reporter Dean Richards interviewed Mel Gibson and after it was over Mel called him an asshole – on tape. To make matters worse, Mr. Gibson now says that his publicist was making faces at him … Continue reading

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Naked Ladies and Boring Products

Mark Barret over at Ditchwalk penned an astute article on advertising. What he reveals in it is something so obvious that I’m thinking it gets overlooked. Anyway, I found it interesting even though I really do like the western bacon … Continue reading

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