| May 28, 2011
| 2:07 PM
Facebook is good for many things: Keeping in touch with old friends, following celebrities and laughing at dumb things posted by ignorant people.
Now, a new Tumbler blog focuses exclusively on this last category of Facebook friend: Those fooled by the...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 11:34 AM
CNN's Don Lemon is making the rounds on Comedy Central's late night political humor shows and he's building a strong case for the coveted title of "America's Funniest Anchor."
Earlier this week in a clip dubbed "CNN anchor Don Lemon Appears not to...
| May 10, 2011
| 4:13 AM
On the “The Daily Show” tonight, comedian Jon Stewart offered some advice to U.S. Congressman Ron Paul on his recent performance at the first GOP presidential debate last week.
Stewart noted that Paul had already won several straw polls...
| Mar 19, 2011
| 4:00 AM
The good folks at Public Policy Polling decided to use their valuable time conducting a presidential poll including Charlie Sheen. Yes, he of Adonis DNA and tiger blood.
Even though it's been widely misreported that Sheen won matchups against both...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 7:35 AM
Comedian Larry Wilmore expressed his frustration last night that Standard & Poor's downgrade of U.S. treasury bonds happened under President Barack Obama -- and then offered some advice to the president.
"America finally gets our first black president...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 8:12 AM
President Barack Obama's speech on Afghanistan -- in which he said he'd remove a minority of troops there by next summer -- is being met with criticism from both the right and left.
Hawkish politicians want to keep all the troops there as long as the...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 9:05 AM
The Falls has closed.
A message posted Tuesday morning on the Mount Washington restaurant's Facebook page says, "Attention friends and neighbors: We're saddened to announce that after almost 2 great years we are no longer open for business, effective...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 6:53 AM
They're taking it like a death in the family.
A death in the family of cool, quirky, character-filled shops that make Baltimore Baltimore.
So, they're mourning.
Tonight is the last night in business for the Video Americain video rental store in Charles...
| Mar 3, 2012
| 4:08 PM
The bowling alley business dream of Baltimore Ravens star Ray Lewis lies half-built in a far corner of the Hunt Valley Town Centre. Cinder blocks and plywood cover the entrances and windows; rubble and metal vents sit piled inside a chain-link fence....
| Jun 2, 2011
| 11:46 AM
Ben Cardin held off about as long as possible for a modern politician, but he finally caved to intense pressure. He launched a Facebook page.
"Back in 1966, when I first ran for the Maryland House of Delegates, there was no Facebook, no Twitter, no...
| May 25, 2011
| 3:18 PM
Don’t be fooled by the photo of the python and bikini-clad lady curled up on the couch. Vegas was all work, no play for City Council President Jack Young.
Young, who long considered the annual Vegas shoppingcenter convention a junket, attended...
| May 17, 2011
| 4:38 AM
The Baltimore Sun turns 174 years old today, and I sure hope that means cake and ice cream in the newsroom.
It's worth noting the milestone, with or without birthday party treats, since so much has changed since the paper first rolled off the presses...