Category Archives: television

Argument Clinic

Ah. Just woke up. I think perhaps I may go to the Argument Clinic with Corey Hollister…

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The answer to ALL your troubles.

Good morning, East Coasters! Feeling down? Stressed out? Tired? THE ANSWER TO ALL YOUR PROBLEMS IS HERE. It’s a RiffTrax of the Vanilla Ice vehicle “Cool as Ice”. It’s also the best $10 you will ever spend in your entire … Continue reading

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Unraveling the second Presidential debate

Okay, let’s see if I can’t quickly break down debate two. Well, it’s clear the Obamanation himself showed up to play this time. No grimacing and glancing down this time. He knew he needed to come out and be energetic, … Continue reading

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Partial Transcript of Stephen Colbert’s “super-PAC” press conference

Okay, guys, I’m still looking around for a full transcript of this, but this is the best I can do for now. Anyway, these are a few highlights from Stephen Colbert’s press conference yesterday after the government green-lighted his “super-PAC”. … Continue reading

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Watson Beaten by Congressman

This story is a few days old but I figured I’d get it in there. Watson was beaten one-on-one recently: Representative Rush Holt (D-NJ) beat Watson $8600 to $6200. Holt is a nuclear physicist and a 5 time Jeopardy champion. … Continue reading

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Watson’s Jeopardy Transcript

I don’t have the time to copy and paste everything from the J! Archive, which archives all Jeopardy games, but I can at least give you links to every single question and answer in the IBM Jeopardy Challenge. You’ll see … Continue reading

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Dead Space 2 for the PS3: Review

There are only a handful of video games I have ever played that have actually managed to scare me. Dead Space 2 gave me nightmares. For those who haven’t played the first Dead Space, a quick recap: Dead Space is … Continue reading

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Comcast TiVo experiment mercifully over

My Comcast TiVo box recently bricked on me, and I was more than happy to turn it in for a regular Comcast DVR — well, one of the new ones (DCX3400s) with the 320 gig hard drive (50 hours of … Continue reading

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How to turn on closed captioning on a Comcast box

Here’s a little bit of knowledge I stumbled across. I’ve been trying to set up closed captioning on my Comcast box for a while now, and basically gave up, until I did some searching today and came up with the … Continue reading

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The La Quinta dubbed sci-fi movie ad

In miscellany, I was wondering why the La Quinta ad which features two guys in a rocket extolling the virtues of La Quinta rooms seemed so familiar. Finally I got it. The movie is The Phantom Planet, and was lampooned … Continue reading

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