David Carr, Your Best Friend

There are hundreds and hundreds of people out there who believe that, secretly, they were David Carr's favorite. And maybe we all were. He had the rare emotional capacity to make each of us his favorite, one by one by one. » 2/13/15 11:07am 2/13/15 11:07am

Heart of Blandness: A Walking Tour of Silicon Valley

Walking is the only pleasant form of traveling by land. You need no special equipment, training, money, e-tickets, antidepressants, or Twitter followers. Whatever clothes you're wearing will do fine; a hat and shoes are optional. When I've got a few days to spend somewhere, I spend them walking around. So I spent a… » 2/28/14 5:44pm 2/28/14 5:44pm

Now Is The Time For Your Tears

So I guess this is it. After four years, six blogs and countless, countless links, my time here is done. I was under the impression there would be ice cream. » 7/01/10 6:15pm 7/01/10 6:15pm

To Watch Tonight

What to watch after getting back from the local swimming pool ...
• NHL: 56th All-Star Game live from Atlanta (6:00 p.m., ET). The crew at Melt Your Face-Off can't stop tapping their sticks on the boards! [VS.]
• NBA: Denver at Dallas (6:30 p.m., ET). Uh-oh ... another nationally televised game for Linas Kleiza. The… » 1/27/08 5:00pm 1/27/08 5:00pm