Network News

X My Profile
View More Activity

Achenblog: February 14, 2010 - February 20, 2010

Tiger Woods apology accepted

Well. I'm satisfied. Can we move on now? Thank you, Tiger. All human activity stopped during your apology while we gaped at the TV. I'm guessing they were watching even in Afghanistan. I'm also guessing that even some elements...

By Joel Achenbach  |  February 19, 2010; 11:18 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (306)
 
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

No thanks, I'll stay at the Super 8

I had to stay a night in New York and somehow got booked by the travel agent into a hotel too cool to have a sign. This was ominous. When traveling I usually stay in places that have signs...

By Joel Achenbach  |  February 18, 2010; 9:47 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (263)
 
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Choo-choo to New York

I had to get out of town. On public transit. I can't drive in Snowworld anymore. I'm on the Acela to New York and am admiring all the infrastructure: rails, wires, conduits, rowhouses, churches, prisons, electrical sub-stations, roads, bridges,...

By Joel Achenbach  |  February 17, 2010; 11:21 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (134)
 
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

A go-nowhere existence

To stave off senescence, as well as the effects of old age, one should exercise one's brain in order to maintain its youthful suppleness and precocity. It is crucial to expose the brain to novel circumstances. This is why people...

By Joel Achenbach  |  February 16, 2010; 9:53 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (202)
 
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Washington ponders global warming

Does snow mean there's no global warming anymore? And that maybe this whole global warming thing has been hysteria drummed up by Marxists and long-hairs who don't want hard-working Americans to be able to drive vehicles the size of...

By Joel Achenbach  |  February 14, 2010; 10:22 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (331)
 
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

 
RSS Feed
Subscribe to The Post

© 2010 The Washington Post Company