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ZillionTV Dies Quietly Lays Off Nearly a Third of Its Staff

ZillionTV died Monday.  They may not admit it, but much like Akimbo still refuses to admit it is dead, ZillionTV just hasn’t crossed over, but it’s lying dead on the table.  Rallied by an overhyped Ben Silva, (overhyped is the Read More

Creative – Design Jobs: How to Get a Job In Motion Graphics

Do you want a high paying job while having fun at work. Ever consider being a digital artist. If this gets your creative juice going, motion graphics might be right for you. The top in-demand careers of 2009 includes industries Read More

The Top China Expert is Christine Lu for American’s Looking at Business in China

Christine Lu is the Top China Expert when it comes to how to take an American business to China.  Converting your business to work in the Chinese economy and market is not just a matter of translating your existing ad Read More

The Night I Almost Ran Over Bob Barker’s Right Foot

Before I became a successful comedy writer I didn’t have a car.  I took the bus everywhere.  During that time I became a member of the Hollywood Junior Chamber of Commerce (The Hollywood Jaycees), in the hopes somehow I might Read More

Classic Humans are stupid Moments and the Environment

The Ever-Classic ‘Humans Are Stupid” Moments: 1 . Oil and Natural Gas Pollution: Location: Prince William Sound, Alaska Date: March 24, 1989 An oil tanker, the Exxon Valdez, runs aground. 11,000,000 gallons of crude oil spill through the breach in Read More

How To Lead Environmental Engineers

Environmental Engineers: Discussion Info: What is an Environmental Engineer: Can anyone, by looking around the classroom, give a one-word guess as to what this class, Environmental Engineers, is concerned about? (The Environment. Basically everything that is outside!) An Environmental Engineer Read More

Punky Brewster Actress has Baby Girl

Soleil Moon Frye (Punky Brewster) and her husband, Jason Goldberg, have welcomed their second child, a girl. Jagger Joseph Blue Goldberg was born Monday in Los Angeles and weighed 8 lbs., 6 oz. Frye, 31, and Goldberg, 36, the producer Read More

Year 2008’s best supporting actress

24th February 2008 saw the hosting of the Oscar ceremony for this year in Los Angeles, California. The nominees in the category of best supporting actresses were Ruby Dee of the movie “American Gangster”, Cate Blanchett for her astounding performance Read More

Kirkwood Shooting Kills 6 and wounds 2

In a Kirkwood Shooting, (MO)A gunman (Charles Lee Thonton) killed five and wounded two others in a city council meeting near St Louis, Missouri, before being shot dead by police. St Louis County Police spokeswoman Tracy Panus told AFP that Read More

www.tuttlesfamilygame.com Starlight Starbright Children’s Foundation, Legacy Interactive and Animax Entertainment Break New Fundraising Ground With Casual Downloadable Videogame

Los Angeles, California November 28, 2007 /PRNewswire/ — Starlight Starbright Children’s Foundation(R), Legacy Interactive and Animax Entertainment today launched The Tuttles Madcap Misadventures: Starlight Charity Challenge (http://www.tuttlesfamilygame.com), a casual platformer style downloadable videogame that pairs having a good time with Read More

Britney Spears Piece of Me Video on YouTube ( Watch it now )

As Described by MTV. "Britney Spears filmed the video for "Piece of Me," the second single from her Blackout album, at the Los Angeles restaurant and nightclub Social Hollywood on Tuesday, according to People.com. The video is being directed by Read More

www.stepheniemeyer.com Robert Pattinson joins Kristen Stewart in the cast of Twilight

Robert Pattinson joins Kristen Stewart in the cast of Twilight www.stepheniemeyer.com Los Angeles, CA December 11, 2007 – Summit Entertainment announced today that Robert Pattinson will star as “Edward” in the highly anticipated feature film production TWILIGHT opposite Kristen Stewart. Read More

Evite (www.evite.com) Trends Reveal December 15th as the Most Partied Day of 2007!

While Facebook has RSVP, and Myspace has comments, if you are throwing a party, Shin Digg, wedding, funeral, or shower www.evite.com is the way to make partying happen.  I used them for my Thanksgiving and I don’t have a bad Read More

Xbox 360 Exclusive "Halo 3" Registers Biggest Day in US Entertainment History

Microsoft today announced that the Xbox 360 exclusive game “Halo 3” has officially become the biggest entertainment launch in history, garnering an estimated $170 million in sales in the United States alone in the first 24 hours. The Xbox 360 Read More

Video and photos of rocketbelt conference

Mark Frauenfelder: Mac Montandon is writing a book about the history of jetpacks, due to be published by Da Capo Press next year. He wrote the following report for Boing Boing. Well, the convention was, of course, totally fun. I Read More

Avenue Q Review – The Best Simulated Muppet Sex I have seen since I was in grade school

Avenue Q is not for everyone.  While most of the songs have an overall good message, like “Everyone’s just a little bit racist”, and “Sucks to be me” , other songs like “The Internet is for Porn” might not resonate with Read More

Short links roundup

Xeni Jardin: 9/11-themed machinima terror-rotica: Link, another Link. Flesh, by Edouard Salier. (mildly NSFW, some stylized CGI nudity) I don’t know that I’m a fan of it, or not, just fascinated that it exists and evidently floats some people’s boats. Read More

Disney to Offer Movie Rentals Via Xbox Live Video Market Place

For those of us loathe to buy Blu-Ray’s this is great news.  HD Disney Titles are going to appear on Xbox live video market place.  This is also big news because Disney competitors will be anxious to engage Xbox rather Read More

Sneaky Shot of the White PS3

At an event this week I managed to snap a shot with my cell phone (I will likely not get invited again…)of the soon to be announced White PS3.  Jokingly called the “Brute” by the guys in the Sony booth, officially “Gloss White” , this Read More