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5 Lessons We’ve Learned From ‘Napoleon Dyna ...

Only appropriate for its 10th birthday!

Posted on June 11, 2014 at 2:02 pm


Portlandia’s Nerd Council releases an important P ...

See the hipster above? She calls herself a nerd because she wears non-prescription, thick-framed grandpa glasses and reads the occasional comic book. She’s ‘pretty enough’ to be a model, but she claims that at her core, she’s just a nerd. Portlandia’s Nerd Council released an important PSA against these supposedly geeky creatures, starring a real […]

Posted on January 21, 2013 at 10:36 am


Nick Carter Interview: World Of Warcraft and Extreme Ne ...

When we first met Nick Carter, we were under the assumption that he spent most of his free time on a bed of money playing with precious metals. Contrary to our initial thoughts, we were quick to discover that even though he was a part of one of the largest-grossing groups of our generation, he’s […]

Posted on January 16, 2012 at 5:42 pm

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Interview: ‘My Life as Liz’ Star Talks Nerd ...

If Liz Lee skipped class more often, she might not have landed her own TV show. The teenage star of reality show “My Life as Liz” was just another high school student when MTV’s camera crew walked her into her broadcast media class.  The crew was set to film a second season of journalism-based reality […]

Posted on March 17, 2010 at 8:43 am


The Prerogative: Common

If you love music as much as I do or if you, like me, get emotionally intertwined with the artists who make the music you love; you’ll understand the agony and sheer jealousy I felt while watching my Common, my first love, pull my BEST FRIEND on stage at his concert on Monday night. Then, I think just to spite me, Common proceeded to sing Come Close to Me (my 2nd favourite song) to her. Looking into her eyes. Singing into her ear. Hey, I know what you’re thinking: this girl is crazy.

Posted on September 30, 2008 at 11:37 pm