June 2009

American Express Reaches Settlement

American Express Reaches Settlement

American Express on Tuesday says they have reached a settlement with the Office of Thrift Supervision and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. Those two agencies were upset with American Express regarding the company’s stance on convenience checks. Numerous consumers reported … More »

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    A Wicked Summer in Priston Tale

    A Wicked Summer in Priston Tale

    The world of Priston may already be a fading memory on my side of the pond, but it’s proving to be alive and well in North America. In the same light, summer is a thing of the past here, but … More »

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      Will Tedy Bruschi Retire After 2009 Season?

      Will Tedy Bruschi Retire After 2009 Season?

      New England Patriots linebacker Tedy Bruschi might be preparing for his final season in the NFL. After 13 years with the Pats, Tedy says he won’t commit to anything beyond this season. I guess he can see the handwriting on … More »

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        Anna Kournikova Fights With Girl in Bar

        Anna Kournikova Fights With Girl in Bar

        Anna Kournikova has gotten a lot of flack over the last few years as the tennis player who never plays tennis. Instead, we see her on TV and in music videos. (Not a bad life, if you ask me.) Well … More »

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          John Deere Loses 800 Employees

          John Deere Loses 800 Employees

          John Deere, a leading provider of lawn, construction, agriculture and forestry products, announced on Tuesday that about 800 workers have decided to leave the company via a voluntary separation program. All the workers who left were salaried and will receive … More »

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            Perfect World Celebrity Doppelgangers

            Perfect World Celebrity Doppelgangers

            Do you fancy owning and playing a character in a massively multiplayer online game that looks somewhat or exactly like you? Perhaps strutting around a virtual world with a character that looks like Brad Pitt or George Clooney is more … More »

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              Exclusive Interview: Powers Boothe talks Tombstone, Sin City 2

              Exclusive Interview: Powers Boothe talks Tombstone, Sin City 2

              He’s played a President on “24” and a senator on “Sin City.” He’s voiced the part of Lex Luthor and knocked us out as Curly Bill in “Tombstone.” In fact, Powers Boothe seems like he’s been around forever, but most … More »

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                Patriot Martini

                Patriot Martini

                This post begins a set of Fourth of July inspired drinks. Each is pretty and is sure to pack that punch that you’re looking for in a holiday weekend drink. Patriot Martini Ingredients: A martini glass rimmed with blue sugar … More »

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                  Trickster Online Enters Episode 4

                  Trickster Online Enters Episode 4

                  A New Discovery—this is how the new episode for Ntreev USA’s Trickster Online is being called, and I can’t help but wonder why, as every patch that comes to each massively multiplayer online game is indeed “a new discovery.” But … More »

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                    Michael Jackson Lives on in Sims 3

                    Michael Jackson Lives on in Sims 3

                    Though the King of Pop may be dead, thanks to Princess Leia, Mr. Jackson can live on forever in your Sims 3 game. You knew it would only be a matter of time before someone would attempt to create Michael … More »

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                      Is it Soccer or Football?

                      Is it Soccer or Football?

                      Is it called soccer or is it called football. Well I guess that depends on where you are from. I have been getting slack from a few TheFootie readers who dislike the fact that I continue to use the word … More »

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                        Rare Cristiano Ronaldo Picture

                        Rare Cristiano Ronaldo Picture

                        This rare picture was taken of Cristiano Ronaldo’s id card back when he played in the football association in Funchal, Portugal in 1994. That would have made Cristiano about 9 years old at the time. Who knew he was going … More »

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                          MMOre Power: Atlantica Online Titles

                          MMOre Power: Atlantica Online Titles

                          Welcome to another installment of MMOre Power, a semi-regular section of MMOtaku that highlights survival essentials in the world of massively multiplayer online games. In this edition of MMOre Power, we check out Atlantica Online and its Title Buffs System. … More »

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                            2009 GMC Acadia

                            2009 GMC Acadia

                            Tired of driving the minivan? The new 2009 GMC Acadia is a great cross-over SUV that is able to seat 7 comfortably inside its newly redesigned interior. The Acadia may not look like much on the outside but looks can … More »

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                              ePlug turns power outlets into Ethernet

                              ePlug turns power outlets into Ethernet

                              What if connecting to the Internet were as easy as plugging into a power outlet? IT device developer Hercules aims to make it just that simple with its new line of ePlug powerline ethernet extenders. Just plug the device into … More »

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                                Chris Vance 'Burn Notice' Guest Role

                                Chris Vance ‘Burn Notice’ Guest Role

                                Chris Vance has landed himself a guest role on the USA Network’s Burn Notice. The current Mental star is set to appear in a four-episode story arc as Gilroy, a former MI-6 operative who now brings his ruthless nature to … More »

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                                  Death of Dream, Birth of Vision

                                  Death of Dream, Birth of Vision

                                  Remember back to when you were a child and you wanted to be a fireman or a lawyer or even a singer when you grew up? Yet when you became an adult that dream died. Have you had a business … More »

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                                    LOST's "Jacob" joins Supernatural cast

                                    LOST’s “Jacob” joins Supernatural cast

                                    Entertainment Weekly reports that actor Mark Pellegrino, who was unveiled as Lost‘s Jacob at the end of Season 5, is joining the cast of The CW’s Supernatural playing none other than Satan himself. (Hopefully he’s not being pigeonholed for playing … More »

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                                      Too Much Time + Lego = Long Awesome Post

                                      Too Much Time + Lego = Long Awesome Post

                                      Most of us enjoyed turning our imaginations into semi-reality through Lego (and who hasn’t drooled over those large city reenactments when they were younger?). Looks like Nathan Sawaya continues doing so, at a entirely new level. Some details courtesy of … More »

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                                        Act Like An Owner

                                        Act Like An Owner

                                        Many years ago, I worked for a company in Menomonee Falls called Strong Capital Management, since acquired by Wells Fargo. It was one of the most interesting places I’ve ever worked, with as many unwritten rules as written rules. I … More »

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