Category Archives: News

We’re Talking About Patriots Practice

ESPN – It didn’t take long for one of the newest members of the New England Patriots to make some noise in training camp. Defensive back Stephon Gilmore, who signed a five-year, $65 million deal with the team in March, … Continue reading

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What if Dennis Rodman Gets Taken Prisoner in North Korea and Directly Starts WW3?

ESPN – Dennis Rodman, the former NBA bad boy who has palled around with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, began sightseeing in Pyongyang on Wednesday during a trip he said he hoped will “open a door” for his former … Continue reading

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#TBT – The Museum

Star Tribune — Green Heinz ketchup? Fat-free Pringles? Colgate frozen lasagna? You don’t need to be an expert to know these products weren’t successful. Which is why these creations, with dozens of others, feature in the new Museum of Failure, … Continue reading

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What the Frork?

USA Today – The days of getting your fingers dirty while sopping up toppings with fries are over.  McDonald’s unveiled a “uselessly useful” utensil called a “frork” Monday in a hilarious infomercial hosted by McDonald’s Chef Mike and pitchman Anthony … Continue reading

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’90s Food Crushing it on eBay

TIME – A 20-year-old dipping sauce from McDonald’s sold for nearly $15,000 after a mention in the show Rick and Morty. A listing for the Szechuan sauce, which was released as a promotional product for the Disney movie Mulan, closed … Continue reading

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This Week Has Sucked

The past five days have seen tragedy, blowout losses, bad calls and shocking news in the Boston sports pages. I’m not trying to compare and conflate real world tragedies and the ultimately inconsequential outcomes of professional sporting events. But the … Continue reading

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Airlines Behaving Badly

USA Today – United Airlines came under fire on social media Monday after video emerged of a man being violently dragged off of an overbooked flight out of Chicago. Video of the incident, posted online by Audra D. Bridges at 7:30 … Continue reading

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