Archive for the ‘Celebrities’ Category

Richard Dawkins Sitting at #73 in the TIME Magazine 100 (“the 100 men and women whose power, talent or moral example is transforming the world”) is one of my heroes, Richard Dawkins. Brilliant, fearless, erudite, articulate, impassioned, clever, polite, charming and very, very funny, Dawkins is a writer of remarkable clarity and a noble crusader […]


Ray Comfort: “Hold this, Kirk.” Former child star and evolution expert Kirk Cameron: “Notice it has a point at the top for ease of entry, it’s just the right shape for the human mouth.” I would argue, though, that the contents do tend to squirt in your face. You just can’t watch that clip without […]


Top Ten RILFs

01May07

Bruce Willis* *not a Republican, apparently.


Happy “Mission Accomplished” Day! 1 May 2003


Y’know, there’s a lot of fun to be had, mocking performance artists, especially the overearnest ones whose acts are superpretentious and hobbled by the fact that the artiste is… noticeably undertalented. None of which can be said of Laurie Anderson, whose blend of pop- and art-rock sensibilities layered familiar signifiers into a potent, subliminal and […]


Y’know, everyone has an opinion about men in Speedos, but leave it to Mel Gibson to put his basket where his mouth is:


Carter Oosterhouse: Because there’s little evidence that a home renovator really needs a stylist. Also that Carter Oosterhouse really needs a stylist. Also also? Dreeeamy.