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  • 20 Ways This Year’s Freshmen Will Make You Feel Old

    Beloit College released their annual Mindset List, designed to help prevent their staff from making cultural references that the incoming class won’t recognize, and it’s depressing as ever. These are only 20 of the 75 ways that the graduating class of 2015 will drive you to booze and Propecia. At least we have another year before the incoming class can say that Kurt Cobain has always been dead. View List ›

    Gavon Laessig 2 years ago 78 responses

  • The Jackie O Tapes

    ABC was granted exclusive access to never-before-heard interviews with Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis from the Kennedy Library, and British tabloids are claiming to have learned the most salacious details from the secret tapes. ABC flatly denies these reports, but will not address specifics until their own special airs in September. In the meantime, here are the juiciest bits alleged to be in the Jackie O tapes. View List ›

    Gavon Laessig 3 years ago 17 responses

  • Daisy

    One of the earliest and best-known political attack ads. Daisy was the work of Tony Schwartz, who made the ad for Lyndon Johnson in his 1964 campaign against Barry Goldwater. Schwartz, a media consultant who also worked for Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton, died on Saturday at age 84. Watch Video ›

    Scott Lamb 6 years ago respond