Filed under: AWESOME, Humour & Comedy, Issues & the Environment, Technology & You | Tags: audi, boat, car, electric, environment, faa, green, hybrid, james bond
I was daydreaming at work the other day (as I’m want to do from time to time) when I started thinking about James Bond. Not in any weird way, mind you (minus the general weirdness of a grown man thinking about James Bond in the middle of the day while, ostensibly, hard at work) (I wasn’t). No, I was thinking about James Bond’s penchant for gadgets, and the environmental part of my mind began to wonder what it would be like if James Bond went green. Would he still have those wonderful gadgets? Or would his desire to leave a smaller carbon footprint on the planet he’s been saving from cat loving super-villains for since the early 1960’s curb his gadgetry excess for good?
As with most things in life, the internet provided me with my answer.
Filed under: AWESOME, Issues & the Environment, Technology & You | Tags: bp, environment, field of dreams, gulf of mexico, kevin costner, ocean therapy, oil, oil spill, robin hood prince of thieves, the postman, v20, waterworld
They have tried everything to fix the oil spill. Garbage. Giant containment units. Golf balls. They even (briefly, I hope) considered nuking it.
There was one solution they hadn’t considered, though. Until now.
Filed under: Arts & Entertainment, AWESOME, Humour & Comedy, Sound & Music | Tags: christianity, fucking magnets, hardcore, icp, insane clown posse, juggalo, juggalos, magic, miracles, music, rainbows, rap
I’ll be honest. I don’t really know a lot about the Insane Clown Posse. I’d heard of them, sure, and was aware that they were some kind of rap group, who were known for their wacky stage shows and wackier makeup and outfits. Also, they’re totally hardcore.
Filed under: Arts & Entertainment, AWESOME, Food & Drink, Movies & Films, Strange & Bizarre, Television & New Media | Tags: 30 rock, alcohol, armed, bank robbery, conneticut, crime, dodgeball, drunk, emmys, intoxicated, jack daniels, larry sanders, loaded, mario, men in black, mickey rourke, mugshot, norman mailer, old man, rehab, rip taylor, rip torn, tina fey
Rip Torn, the actor best known for his Emmy-award winning role on “The Larry Sanders Show” (and also for hitting Norman Mailer in the head with a hammer) has apparently been arrested for – and I’m not making this up – alleged armed robbery of a bank in Conneticut while intoxicated. Also, he’s seventy-eight years old.
Filed under: AWESOME, Humour & Comedy | Tags: dumb, fail, funny, mcphail, picture, stupid
Law offices of MCPHAIL.
Filed under: AWESOME, Countdowns & Lists, The GTA | Tags: beaches, beachside grill, burger shoppe, burgers, cheesburger, cheese, craft burger, dangerous dan's diner, delicious, downtown, food, galasso, GTA, hamburger, leslieville, lu, luciano, oh boy burger, ossington, riverside, toronto
Today we take another look into the depths of my fair city (Toronto) to see what’s what – BURGER WISE.
Filed under: AWESOME, Baseball, Blue Jays | Tags: aaron hill, adam lind, all star, amercan league east, american league west, award, Baseball, Blue Jays, champions, dodgers, golden glove, los angeles, mlb, new york, roy halladay, silver slugger, toronto, vic de zen, world series, yankees
Quick baseball related interlude here, and then we’ll return you to your regularly scheduled “24-centric” programming.
The MLB handed out their annual Golden Glove and Silver Slugger awards, and while the Blue Jays were shut out in defense, they made a big impact in offense.
Only three teams in the entire MLB had multiple recipients of Silver Slugger awards – The New York Yankees (World Series Champions), the LA Dodgers (National League West Champions) and the Toronto Blue Jays (American League East Fourth Place Champions.)
Aaron Hill, our All-Star second basemen, and Adam Lind our All-Star-in-our-hearts designated hitter, each brought home the award.
Congratulations, boys, and hopefully these two will remain the faces of the franchise for a long time – something we’ll definitely need after we inevitably trade Halladay.
Huh. It seems that this just happens to be my 32nd blog post.
Roy Halladay’s number.
GUESS HE’S STAYING AFTER ALL, FOLKS.
Please don’t quote me on that.