This is news to me, but apparently Time Warner woke up the other day and decided their company wasn’t hated quite enough. So they’ve slapped their customers with a brand new $4/month “modem rental fee.” This sent the good folks at Gizmodo into paroxysms of rage, but they’ve harnessed that anger into a guide on how to buy your own damn modem. It might seem pricey at first to drop $110 or even $50 on a modem, but as they point out, it’ll pay for itself over time and “you’re going to have Internet forever—no matter how bad Time Warner sucks.” So check out their guide and slap Time Warner’s hand out of your pocket.
By now, every writer in the world has already applied for the Amtrak residency and shared a strong opinion about the Amtrak residency on twitter. But if writing poetry on the 3 train and/or a well-furbished Amtrak train aren’t to your taste, maybe writing poetry in a secluded log cabin is. Hey, if Thoreau could […]
Here’s an empty stupid article about gentrification [PolicyMic] Someone also wrote a monstrously stupid attack on Girls [Esquire] What does our love of gritty 70s subway photography say about us? [New Republic] Success Academy teachers are pissed…at Eva Moskowitz [The Nation] Want your margarita in a Patron bottle? You’re in luck [DNA Info] Someone wants to make […]
Goodbye Blue Monday is primarily known for booking anyone, no matter how terrible they are, which is a noble effort, if not one that pays the bills. Or in this case, the fines from the city that the club has racked up, which total up to $7,000 according to the Brooklyn Paper. So because of that, […]