The American Family Association project called One Million Moms (which is really more like 45,000 Facebook “likes”) turned its aim on retailer Toys-R-Us. The Moms threatened to boycott the toy chain for carrying a new Archie comic book that features a same sex wedding, and I implored the toy retailer to fight intolerance and stand up to the Moms.
The 84th Academy Awards were held last Sunday, and our online Oscar contest and live-Tweeting were fun and successful. Here are some contest fun facts and a little info about the top performers among our sixty participants. In light of Billy Crystal's lackluster emcee performance, I suggested Seth Rogen and a few other entertainers who would be more engaging hosts for next year’s ceremony.
We featured an all-purpose jazz track from John Coltrane this week, and in the world of just plain silliness, we shared a hilarious video of Tyler Oakley, an online celeb, eating a tablespoon of cinnamon. You'll laugh, he'll cry.
The Way Things Turn hit a new milestone this week, hitting the 20,000 page view mark. As always, I appreciate the support, and I thank you so much for reading!