Today's Five Best Columns
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Nov 22, 2011 3:55PM ET
The latest conservative Daily Show wannabe, B.S. of A from Glenn Beck, follows a lengthy list of failure in the right's attempt to mint a Jon Stewart of their own.
Nov 22, 2011 2:06PM ET
The financial jobs market isn't doing well and no one expects it to make a comeback anytime soon, if ever.
Nov 22, 2011 12:45PM ET
If Fox News's Megyn Kelly actually has to eat pepper spray for her off-comment on last night's O'Reilly Factor, we hear it apparently tastes good.
Nov 22, 2011 10:12AM ET
Using algorithms, Facebook debunked the "six-degrees of separation" theory, determining that we are now a mere 4.74 degrees away from another human anywhere on the planet.
Nov 21, 2011 2:46PM ET
Each year Jimmy Wales stares us into donating to Wikipedia; this year it's even easier than ever to make fun of the Wikipedia founder.
Nov 21, 2011 11:54AM ET
Just in time to take advantage of the Kindle Fire let down, Barnes and Noble's similar idea, the Nook Tablet, has hit reviewer's hands.
Nov 18, 2011 4:07PM ET
Spotify just lost about 200 record labels, which is bad for a service that's only as valuable as the music it provides.
Nov 18, 2011 2:24PM ET
There are two things that political conspiracy e-mail forwards have in common: Conservatives and senior citizens.
Nov 18, 2011 12:16PM ET
There were clues that something was up with Oscar Ramiro Ortega-Hernandez, the man who has been accused of attempted assassination, in the months leading up to his White House shooting spree last Friday night.
Nov 18, 2011 9:42AM ET
With each Kindle Fire sale Amazon loses money, but not that much.
Nov 18, 2011 8:45AM ET
The recurring actor on HBO's Bored to Death and Saturday Night Live alumnus explains how she gets her news.
Nov 17, 2011 6:39PM ET
Amazon is giving Apple a run for its money on the rumor mill with budding speculation over the possibility of a Kindle Phone.
Nov 17, 2011 3:55PM ET
Today 19-year-old Disney star Selena Gomez joins the ever-rising clan of celebrity tech investors.
Nov 17, 2011 3:46PM ET
Netflix may have reached a financial roadblock in its plan to win back respect and subscribers.
Nov 17, 2011 1:52PM ET
The Jerseys Shore's Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino is making the most out of a contrived Abercombie & Fitch diss.
Nov 17, 2011 10:51AM ET
Replacing everything we used to carry around with us, smartphones are making purses obsolete.
Nov 16, 2011 6:13PM ET
Years late to the music party, Google makes up for it by offering its Music Service for free -- mostly.
Nov 16, 2011 5:34PM ET
Just days after Cain stumbled enunciating a position on Libya, the presidential candidate has been caught referring to the language Cubans speak as 'Cuban.'
Nov 16, 2011 4:04PM ET
After being accused of particularly sneaky insider trading practices, Rep. Spencer Bachus, chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, is denying he did anything wrong.
Nov 16, 2011 3:36PM ET
The TSA is so sure airport body scanners are safe -- the kind that Europe just banned because of "cancer risks -- are safe, that it'scancelling plans for a health and safety study.
Nov 16, 2011 2:29PM ET
The Secret Service has arrested Oscar Ramiro Ortega-Hernandez, a suspect for this morning's White House shooting, at a hotel near Indiana, Penslyvania.
Nov 16, 2011 11:10AM ET
In ridiculous sounding lawsuits of the day: Village Voice Media is suing Time Out New York for using the phrase "Best of NYC" on the cover of its November 3 issue.
Nov 16, 2011 9:18AM ET
Cutting it close, Google signed a deal with major music labels just one day before the official Google Music launch event this afternoon.
Nov 15, 2011 2:05PM ET
Finally, Facebook has made it easier for us to lie about our lives.
Nov 15, 2011 10:57AM ET
After 12 million plus YouTube views, a book deal, and an impending TV show, Jenny Slate and her fiance Dean Fleischer-Camp have given the Internet another 4 minute and 12 second dose of adorable with a Marcel the Shell with Shoes on follow-up.
Nov 14, 2011 7:00PM ET
NBC hasn't even canceled NBC's Community and the show's loyal fans are freaking out on Twitter.
Nov 14, 2011 5:11PM ET
In depressing economic news of the day: The U.S. will more likely than not experience another recession in early 2012.
Nov 14, 2011 3:45PM ET
Herman Cain's 2012 run could be over before we get to the bottom of the sexual harassment charges.
Nov 14, 2011 2:38PM ET
That Steve Jobs both did LSD and was also a well respected inventor, made him a good spokesman for a drug that more often has associations with burnt out Dead Heads.
Nov 14, 2011 1:57PM ET
The last season of Mad Men hasn't even started yet, but the show's creator Matthew Weiner already has an idea of what the finale will look like.