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On Today this morning, I heard Al Roker say that it was going to be a beautiful weekend in most parts of the country. Most parts! Can you even believe it?!? So, as far as my math goes, it seems like…   Read Story »
Labor Day weekend! The last weekend of the summer before our world freezes over and we're left shivering in the dark for, like, eight months! HAVE FUN WITH IT! (That's a lie, fall is the best, for…   Read Story »
Hey, guys! Do you know what wee-wee-wee-weekend it is? It's VMA weekend! AWWW YEAAAAH! #moonmen #MTV #the90s So please join us -- Videogum and Stereogum, that is -- back here on Sunday night for a…   Read Story »
We did it! It was touch and go for a while, and there were for sure a few moments during the week in which I thought that we might not do it, but here we are: the weekend. Are you doing anything nice…   Read Story »
Before we leave for the weekend, I wanted to say thank you to everyone -- all of the commenters, and everyone who maybe thought about it but then decided against sending me a hate email -- for being…   Read Story »
To One Major Dad To Another, Oh boy. Well, here we are. Just to put things into perspective, when we launched Videogum on April 8th, 2008, George W. Bush was still President of the United States.…   Read Story »
I'm not sure what it is about this time of year, but the last two weeks of July and the first two weeks of August are always surprisingly stressful even though they're supposed to be the most chill.…   Read Story »
On Monday of this week, the New York Times published a short profile of Jack Handey, longtime Saturday Night Live writer and creator of "Deep Thoughts," on their website, even though the print…   Read Story »
Earlier this week, Kelly asked me why it was so hard these days to find good subject matter for A Friendly Chat, and I pointed out that it is summer, and that running a website in summer is always…   Read Story »
What a week! I mean, this literally was one of the biggest weeks of the year for America. Between DOMA and Wendy Davis and the immigration bill and Paula Deen, we were really out there, doing it.…   Read Story »