robert reed

V.20 No.41 |


The Daily Word in Republican Debates, Prisoner Exchange and Strip Searches

The Daily Word

Republican presidential candidates debated in Las Vegas last night. Hey Sarah Palin, who do you think won?

Turkish troops enter Iraq after Kurdish attacks kill 26 Turkish soldiers.

Tea Party leaders asks small businesses to stop hiring people until Obama stops his war against business.

Prisoner exchange in Israel.

Lions, tigers and bears on the loose in Ohio after zookeeper commits suicide.

Officer-involved shooting in Grants.

Doctors say you should never use bumper pads in infant cribs.

Strip search called for at the World Scrabble Championship after a letter goes missing.

Bill Gates to testify in Windows 95 antitrust case. Wait, what?

America's angriest cities.

In 2013 we mine the moon!

For fretful parents only: how to diagnose your toddler with ADHD.

Ten things debt collectors won't tell you.

New Zealand Mom spreads STD rumor to sabotage daughter's rival.

This day in history: wind power edition.

Eighteen years after his death, River Phoenix's final movie will be released.

How Barnes & Noble is wrecking comics.

The Stone Roses set to reunite after 15 years.

Movember is almost upon us.

Horror nerds are the worst type of nerds, right?

Harry Belafonte falls asleep during interview.

Screw you puppies!

True Blood adds new blood characters.

Happy Birthday Robert Reed!!!

V.18 No.42 | 10/15/2009


The Daily Word 10.19.09: Dead Body, Nazi Gnomes, Munchkins, Elvis, Opium, Burglars, Robert Reed

The Daily Word

A dead body rotted on a balcony because neighbors thought it was a Halloween decoration.

Nazi Gnomes are all the rage.

Visit the Opium Museum.

The surviving Munchkins got together for a reunion.

Giant puppets help celebrate the anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.

Behold the future of body pillows.

Read about Obama’s marijuana policy.

A man stabbed his son with a corkscrew for clogging the toilet.

Madonna is a shitty neighbor.

Nobody thought the Illegal Alien halloween costume would offend anyone.

Everybody wants those little turtles, but they’re deadly and that’s why you can’t buy them anymore.

A clump of Elvis’ hair sold for $15,000.

The Chinese built a tabletop black hole.

Did Hitler get away?

There was a bus smash on Central.

Does Berry’s CAO appointment have conflicts of interest?

Alex Barreras knocked out his roommate with a frying pan. Allegedly.

There was a very convincing counterfeit $100 bill in Los Lunas.

Oh, and they caught the Gold Street Caffe burglar, who confessed to six other downtown burglaries including JC’s New York Pizza Department and Slices. There’s no link; I just heard it from Matt Nichols, Gold Street Caffe’s owner who chased the burglar down so the police could arrest him. Nice Job, Matt.

It’s Robert Reed’s birthday. Here’s something that isn’t a waste of time.

Special thanks to Geoffrey Anjou and Christine Huffman for many of today’s fine links.