June 2010

Get over yourself, Rolling Stone

June 29, 2010 // 2 Comments

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Kudos on the McChrystal article, but Jann Wenner’s print celebration of all things plastic is far from hip. Matt Taibbi’s snide dispatches rarely impress, and movie “critic” Peter Travers is a eager whore. *MIAMI VICE: [...]

A final word on Chris Brown

June 29, 2010 // 3 Comments

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Women seem as forgiving, if not more so, of the punk-ass bitch after his “comeback” performance Sunday night at the BET Awards. I trust these women have never been the victim of domestic violence — a problem that has not subsided, [...]

Guess who’s playing the victim again?

June 28, 2010 // 2 Comments

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News flash: Sarah Palin is a total fucking idiot. “Students who spent their valuable, precious time diving through dumpsters before this event in order to silence someone … what a wasted resource,” she told the crowd dining in the [...]

Gullible public eager to forgive Chris Brown

June 28, 2010 // 3 Comments

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Depressing results from an Entertainment Weekly poll: Was Chris Brown’s Michael Jackson tribute appropriate? Yes 72% (1,931 votes) No 28% (744 votes) Total Votes: 2,675 Andisheh summed it up best: Man who beat his girlfriend offers heartfelt [...]

At least he didn’t list ‘Celebrity’

June 28, 2010 // 0 Comments

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Woody Allen’s favorite Woody Allen movies? Purple Rose of Cairo, Match Point, Bullets Over Broadway, Zelig, Husbands and Wives, and Vicky Cristina Barcelona. WTF? “Zelig” is an underrated gem, and “Bullets” a clever [...]

Santorum: Hawaii is not a state

June 28, 2010 // 0 Comments

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Fundamentalist conservative Rick Santorum, who once compared homosexuality to incest and beastiality, said Barack Obama “doesn’t identify with the average American because of his own background. Indonesia and Hawaii. His view is from the [...]

About as fey as I get

June 27, 2010 // 0 Comments

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So I have a weakness for Petula Clark. What, you got something to say? Wanna go? Alright then. And yes, I also enjoy a little Lulu. (Speaking of Lulu, the Malcontent once received props from Hee Haw’s Lulu Roman — an endorsement I claim [...]

The 10 Most Annoying Songs Ever, #4

June 27, 2010 // 2 Comments

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This plaintive dirge, featured in a ubiquitous credit card commercial a few years back, was difficult to avoid. Sounds like something that came from the 90s, though it was released just four years ago, which makes it suck even [...]

Some people are easily entertained

June 27, 2010 // 3 Comments

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Actual comments lifted from YouTube regarding the theme song to “Friends,” included in my countdown of the Most Annoying Songs Ever: sparkyinbath 2 weeks ago Brillaint video and a brilliant song. Its so funny, in some respects even [...]