August 19, 2012


The Paul Ryan Jokes [Comment of the Week]

Filed by Bil Browning | August 19, 2012 | 5:30 PM | comments

After a shirtless photo of Paul Ryan took the intertubes by storm last week, several Projectors couldn't resist cracking jokes about the veep wannabe. And the majority were really funny (which is more than I can say for my posts!).Read More


Humphrey Bogart Likes Big Butts [Video]

Filed by James Holmes | August 19, 2012 | 4:30 PM | comments

In this video, clips from 295 movies are used to recreate Sir Mix-A-Lot's classic "Baby Got Back." It ranges from Casablanca to Child's Play - a true representation of American cinematic history. Read More

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Joe Biden Was Right

Filed by Terrance Heath | August 19, 2012 | 2:30 PM | comments

Well, Vice President Joe Biden rolled up his rhetorical newspaper and whacked the GOP ticket squarely upon its hindquarters. And boy, did they holler.Read More


Jambalaya with Summer Squash & Okra [VAAB]

Filed by James Holmes | August 19, 2012 | 1:10 PM | comments

In my CSA shares over the last few weeks I've been receiving lots of okra - which I love. So when I received peppers last week and had a back log of squash, it was time for Jambalaya. Read More


Happy Birthday Richard Hunt!

Filed by Jessica Max Stein | August 19, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

Richard Hunt, Muppet performer who died of AIDS in 1992, would have been 61 Friday. Here is his rare, in-person Sesame Street cameo, aired in 1981. Read More

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Supermarket Sweep Edition [What You Need to Know]

Filed by Joseph Gentile | August 19, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

Mayor Juan Manuel Sanchez Gordillo of Marinaleda recently rallied union members to raid the supermarkets of neighboring towns for the hungriest residents of Spain's Andalusian region. Get out your coupons! It's what you need to know! Read More


Hold Me, Bro

Filed by Joseph Gentile | August 19, 2012 | 9:30 AM | comments

Bloggers Brett and Kate McKay exhume "the lost art of manliness," and reveal examples of "manliness in action" that defy modern day stereotypes about male intimacy.Read More

Taylor Swift Gets Your Gay Crush

Filed by Joseph Gentile | August 19, 2012 | 9:00 AM | comments

Taylor Swift loves love. I do too. So, imagine my (non)surprise to see a tribute video to Swift's ode "You Belong With Me" that reads between the lines of its gender-neutrality, and teases out the secret pains of gay first love. I certainly did, three years ago!Read More