The Roundup: Avert Your Eyes from the Stock Market

Good morning Heather Graham! … funny photos … your obligatory Friday morning economic doom-and-gloom read … hey, thanks man! … we’re sure you have an opinion on this story … on this the 79th anniversary of Black Thursday, which is the day the official start of the Great Crash of ‘29, stock market trading was so bad… » 10/24/08 9:00am 10/24/08 9:00am

Selig Must be Nervous: LCS Ratings Down, and Now Tampa Has Pushed…

We’re sure plenty of Boston fans will cling to hope in the ALCS by pointing out that the Red Sox rallied from a 3-1 deficit to defeat Cleveland in last year’s postseason. Three minor differences: they had a healthy and overpowering Josh Beckett in Game Five, came home for games six and seven, and Ortiz and JD Drew… » 10/15/08 9:48am 10/15/08 9:48am

The Roundup: Squash Those LeBron-to-Brooklyn Plans; Nets Move is Delayed

Our head would have exploded at this party; at our old gig, two of the nicest actresses we ever dealt with were Jordana Brewster and Sophia Bush, and yes, it helps that they’re gorgeous … workout tips if you can’t afford the gym … an electoral college blowout? … not only are 80% of Americans broke, but they want to… » 10/15/08 9:45am 10/15/08 9:45am

The Screaming Man Shouldn't Make You Change The Way You Think About…

We like The Big Lead. Jason McIntyre's a perfectly nice fellow, and their infamous interview with Jason Whitlock remains one of our favorite sports blogging moments. But we have to make this clear: After reading the Los Angeles Times' elegy to the end of "wild times" on the Web, we have to ask Jason: Have you lost… » 6/23/08 12:35pm 6/23/08 12:35pm