Thursday, October 15, 2009

Bacon is More Played Out Than The Bomb Squad's Copy of Funky Drummer

Foodieism has taken this country by the chokehold, with a full-fledged TV network, magazines, and multitudes of blogs devoted to it.  And this culture has come to one crystal-clear conclusion: 

Thursday, October 8, 2009

Dr. Oz Should Be Held Liable For His Resveratrol Shilling

From the same nationwide talent search that brought us Dr. Phil, Oprah has introduced us to Dr. Oz. His bits follow two formulas: a 'gross-out' in which he squishes goo out of diseased organs, and an energetic summary of the New York Times Health Section.

Tuesday, October 6, 2009

You Can Sanitize Our Cold Dead Bodies

In the late 1990's it was realized that smelly goop could be sold to germophobe suburbanites.  Immediately thousands of already healthy people began spreading hand-sanitizer all over their hands and letting it dry in ambient air several times a day.  One of our worst memories of high school is remembering the same girl rubbing in the foul, acrid gel every English class, without fail.  After all, its not clinically obsessive/compulsive if everyone does it, right?

Saturday, October 3, 2009

At HCC, It Is Important That You Answer the 'Optional' Ethnicity Question

While its no Polish Microsoft webpage, Houston Community College has some race-optimized advertising (ROA) for you.