Kerry Wood retires from MLB

http://twitter.com/#!/prsarahevans/status/203490543722954752 Kerry Wood ends his career with an 86-75 record & $70.8 million in earnings. — darren rovell (@darrenrovell) May 18, 2012 Kerry Wood is retiring today. He should go into the Hall of Fame as the perfect representative of all things Cubs. — SportsPickle (@sportspickle) May 18, 2012 Chicago Cubs pitcher Kerry Wood is […]


Training, Tanning, and Branding With The Bikini Bodybuilding Stars Of Instagram

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Twenty-six-year-old Ashley Kaltwasser is the reigning world champion of a polarizing new bodybuilding competition that raises questions about attainable female body image while cultivating a massive following on social media. But the LeBron James of #BikiniCompetitor culture doesn’t have the answers — she’s busy trying to make history. View this image › Photographs by Ty […]


Boston Globe writer suspended for plagiarism?

http://twitter.com/#!/museofhistory/status/240130496863035393 A few weeks after Fareed Zakaria was suspended (and quickly unsuspended) by Time and CNN for suspected plagiarism, it appears that  another “real journalist” may have been caught red-handed. Joan Vennochi is a Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist at The Boston Globe. @Jay_Severin @AP Speaking of falls from grace, any reaction to your favorite columnist Joan […]


Empty chair, empty pen! Obama ‘signs’ fiscal cliff bill via Autopen

http://twitter.com/#!/ExJon/status/286704994755944448 Zing! As Twitchy reported, President Obama headed back to finish up his fancy pants Hawaiian vacation at an additional cost to taxpayers and without signing the oh-so-urgent fiscal cliff crapwich bill. Last night, use of the Autopen was authorized. Journalist Mark Knoller tweets out some background. https://twitter.com/markknoller/status/286702388297998337 https://twitter.com/markknoller/status/286705519224299520 https://twitter.com/markknoller/status/286703281932210176 https://twitter.com/markknoller/status/286706714655469569 https://twitter.com/markknoller/status/286707654737408000 https://twitter.com/markknoller/status/286708336852873220 https://twitter.com/markknoller/status/286708702508097536 Empty […]