I got a cryptic text from listener Sue yesterday at 3:58pm, it simply read 'you are a tourist, live, 2 minutes'. I had no idea what she was talking about. It turns out it was this: (A super awesome live video that Death Cab performed on Ustream at exactly 4pm yesterday).
I know many of you are watching your calendars in anticipation of the "Toothpick/Beard Challenge 2011" coming soon...
Here's the beard:
Here's the plan from Sean:
The toothpick challenge is happening thursday and i'm blocking out 2 hrs. or how ever long it takes to complete. it'll be videotaped and i'm weirded out by standing in the newsroom doing this . I'm going to attempt 500 toothpicks. I really don't know how to gauge how many i should try for.
Here's the "record holder":
By the way, I get a lot of requests for the "tons of effing risotto" recipe that Sean mastered last month; here's the link.
With limited movie choices here in Fort Wayne, I ended up at The Lincoln Lawyer and was surprised to find myself completely entertained. The story by Michael Connelly was really good with a plot that made sense. The casting was just right with McConaughey finding his perfect role and great support from Marisa Tomei, William H. Macy and Bryan Cranston. It was a little sexy, a little funny and had just the right amount of tension.
And finally, the first rule on Celebrity Apprentice (thanks to Gawker for the screenshot):
Tune in today to hear Josh Foer discuss his descent into competitive memorization, how a Victoria's Secret Model helped him, and the surprising ways in which people living thousands of years ago were pretty dialed in when it came to brain stuff.