Finalists for the 2009 American Wine Blog Award.
Thursday, February 26, 2009
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Friday, February 13, 2009
People's Music Store--a commie-sounding mp3 site--takes amazon's "people who bought this also bought X" to the next level, web2.0 style, by letting you roll your own music store with mp3s from their catalogs. Right now, the stock is mainly indie, with big labels testing the waters. We're exploring the stockroom now and will keep you updated, but expect a forthcoming Notions Oceans Music Store. Via.
Tuesday, February 10, 2009
Intellectually, it seemed so optimistic when Rose of Sharon put aside all pretensions to help a stranger in need. Viscerally, it made us want to vomit.
Salma Hayak went with the first response, and somehow, Salma doesn't make us want to vomit:
Honor Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, the pilot who gracefully ditched US Airways Flight 1549 in the Hudson last month after the plane was struck by geese in mid-flight, by raising one of these:
Two shots Grey Goose
A splash of water
Wonder what Salon's Patrick Smith would say to this...
Monday, February 09, 2009
Practically speaking, we think that if you had 4 "shoulder height" palm trees, 6-8 "waist height" plants, and 1-2 bushy things for good measure per person in your living space, you'd be living in a jungle. Via.
Thursday, February 05, 2009
This has been around for a while, but still compelling in its own way: HSX.com, the Hollywood Stock Exchange. You bet, with fake money, on how much movies will gross at the box office. This has the side effect of keeping you in the know about upcoming flicks.