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Sad news, guys: Andy Rooney died over the weekend. An American treasure! Not sarcastic! For as much as it was so easy to poke fun at his rants, he was still a venerable institution, and in their own…   Read Story »
I have to admit, the "Week In GIFs" has gotten a bit more exciting for me now that our stories are back on TV. They produce so many amazing GIFs! I almost feel sorry for the shows we loved in the…   Read Story »
Many Americans have their own story about discovering the brilliance of Andy Rooney. Mine came a few years ago when he did an essay about how there were three can openers in his kitchen and I think…   Read Story »
c:\users\vgum\my_documents\LOLk.jpgUPDATE: Possibly (probably) fake. Still hilarious.   Read Story »
Obesity is a very serious health crisis that's threatening major repercussions for the American economy and health system. It's endemic and seemingly intractable due to the fact that over-consumption…   Read Story »
Goodbye, Betty White. Hello, Andy Rooney! In this week's episode of 60 Minutes, Andy reminded us, as if we needed reminding, that he is so, SO old, with an essay about how he doesn't know who Lady…   Read Story »
Dear You Guys, So for the past 15 months I've gotten to help plan and launch a totally unique new website, working with a team made up entirely of people who were already my friends on an idea so…   Read Story »
Andy Rooney's always-entertaining commentary on last night's 60 Minutes was about shoes. Why don't they design better ones, why don't they fit, why does everyone have so many, and then a weird…   Read Story »
Andy Rooney's monologue last night started out innocently enough: it's graduation season, which is a great time of year, Andy himself didn't graduate because he was fighting in WWII, but he once sat…   Read Story »
Sigh. We all love Andy Rooney, but these "Must fill two minutes with random sentences tenuously connected by a common word" columns are ridiculous. This one isn't quite as bizarre as 3/01/09, but…   Read Story »