A 15 year veteran special eduvation teacher at the Canandaigua Academy in Canandaigua, NY has been accused of sexual relations with one student, and encouraging two others to have a sexual relationship with her. 37-year-old Marls Gurecki-Haskins surrendered to the police yesterday after being accused of engaging in oral sex with a student in a… read more

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Monday’s are usually Moronic Mondays, but considering the massive stories that broke this Monday, there was no way we could hold them to Tuesday.  From Arrington to Twitter, it had to be one of the biggest days in the blogosphere in a very long time. (Links by Steven for some of the stories we discuss… read more

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Movies TV Writing

May 24 2010

On Endings

When LOST started, I was intrigued by the concept. Then it started to get out it was all going to be a big mystery, and I decided, “You know, I’m going to wait until its all over. If people are satisfied with it, I’ll go back and watch it, but I don’t have time for… read more

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Why does Ikea have an aversion to putting stickers on furniture parts? Would it kill Ikea to put removable stickers on things that say things, like, oh, I don’t know, “A”?  Maybe get wild and use the whole alphabet and label all the parts? After the last time I wrote about Ikea, I thought I… read more

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A total of 58 this week … I think I’ll go curl up in a ball in the corner now. “33” (Spoof of Taylor Swift’s “15”) Leeroy Jenkins Evolution of Dance – By Judson Laipply Dana Carvey’s LOST Spin-off Charlie bit my finger – again ! Jeff Dunham – Achmed the Dead Terrorist Star… read more

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Maybe the world just wanted to shake off the horrors of disco, but by golly 1980 was made of total awesomeness when it came to pop culture. Yesterday was the 30th anniversary of the release of The Empire Strikes Back (the second or fifth Star Wars film depending on how you want to look at… read more

It’s Friday, and around the Braindead Techcast, that means it’s TechMeme Friday!  Woo-hoo!  Nothing like making fun of a whole bunch of stories all in one shot!  As always, we just head down the TechMeme page and comment on each story, stopping to comment on the most interesting ones, and mock the others. (Links by… read more

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Scattercast is 96 … and counting down to #100! This week is mostly some more thoughts on all of the television announcements from this week that I’ve already covered.  Also a brief mention of Megan Fox leaving Transformers 3 … oh, and more ramblings from me about traveling. Scattercast Episode 96 subscribe to Scattercast via… read more

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Steven and I are a bit all over the place this episode as we discuss Australia not wanting your porn (but we think New Zealand does!) to the Parents Television Council hating on CBS. … and then we finally talk tech news -cough- Is Google TV really going to be any good? Does Windows Phone 7 have… read more

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The CW has released their new schedule. (New shows are in bold) THE CW’s 2010-2011 PRIMETIME SCHEDULE MONDAY 8:00-9:00 PM 90210 (new time) 9:00-10:00 PM GOSSIP GIRL TUESDAY 8:00-9:00 PM ONE TREE HILL (new time) 9:00-10:00 PM LIFE UNEXPECTED (new time) WEDNESDAY 8:00-9:00 PM AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL 9:00-10:00 PM HELLCATS THURSDAY 8:00-9:00 PM THE… read more

You know what a good career move is?  To be in a successful movie franchise and decide at the last minute you don’t want to be in the third film.  Always a good way to instill confidence in future projects. One of the worst things about the Transformers movies has been Megan Fox. Her “acting”… read more

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The Google I/O Conference dominated the news today, and looks set to do it again tomorrow with the potential launch of Google TV.  As for today the big news was the announcement of the mSpot musical service which … we’re not quite sure if this is a good idea or not. So, Yahoo has gotten… read more

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