Monthly Archives: February 2007

F*ck Tha Police

Last week Slate‘s Stephen Metcalf explored the Sting we all know now — the pretentious, Jaguar-shilling, tantric lovemaking bore that can’t seem to create a simple catchy song without over-the-top emotive lyrics — to the clever, spare, and anti-bombastic sound … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Music | Leave a comment

The Real Inconvenient Truth?

In reviewing this year’s Grammy telecast, much was said about the irony of dropping thousands of pounds of paper confetti on the country’s best-known environmentalist.  Other ironies abounded, including my favorite, via Idolator’s liveblog: 11:14 p.m. The confetti surrounds Al … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Music | Leave a comment

But Did He Ask Her to Keep the Change?

There are so many disturbing angles to this story, that one can’t read this without being outraged — nor without hearing boump-chicka-boump-boump and imagining Tara Reid’s star turn after it’s optioned for Skinemax. Via Defamer.

Share
Posted in Important Current Events | Leave a comment

5-4-3-2-1 Lips Off: Steady Tonic Relaunch

Welcome to the new Steady Tonic. Less girly stuff. More music and hard hitting news analysis of current events. Special guest stars. Just like the Love Boat. Drop a line to tell us what you think.

Share
Posted in General 411 | Leave a comment