Posts tagged "War In Iraq"

Little Boy Wins The Today Show

Meredith Vieira interviewed a mother and her two children about their husband/father who died in combat and about how the family was coping with their loss for Christmas. It looked like we were in for a real bummer. But then, like an American Hero, the little boy took control. Game over. brightcove.createExperiences(); Haha. You win,… More »

By: Gabe Delahaye / December 9, 2010

Who Wants To Cry?

The trailer for The Way We Get By, a documentary premiering at SXSW about three elderly people who have made it their mission to greet every returning soldier at the airport in Bangor, Maine. Kleenex up!: Awwww! There is nothing sadder than a sad old man. Someday there will be an Iraq documentary festival and… More »

By: Lindsay Robertson / March 4, 2009

All My Children Has Heard About This Iraq Thing And Thinks It’s Just Awful

Um, I'm all for telling the stories of our men and women in uniform. But, no: LOS ANGELES - An open casting call for "All My Children" is far from business as usual: The soap opera is seeking an Iraq war veteran to play an injured veteran. The ABC daytime show has created a… More »

By: Gabe Delahaye / August 18, 2008

See How The Sausage Is Recruited

HBO has a new documentary coming up in their solid series. It's about an army recruiter. It's called The Recruiter. Trailer. It's weird how this movie doesn't seem to be pro or anti war. How am I supposed to know what to think? Surely HBO can't expect me to come to my own conclusions based… More »

By: Gabe Delahaye / July 25, 2008

BREAKING: John Lennon Was A Hippie

Whoa, I don't know if you knew this, but John Lennon was a big time hippie. But not just one of those dirty disc golf hippies that you see in the park being bad at devil sticks and picking kind buds out of their white guy dreadlocks with henna soaked fingers. Like, an honest… More »

By: Gabe Delahaye / July 7, 2008

Notorious I.R.A.Q.I. (Sorry)

When this kid sits around Iraq, he really sits around Iraq. (via StreetCarnage) I am pretty sure this video would have solved the crisis in the Middle East and brought democracy to the whole region if not for the part where he starts throwing rocks at some Sunni at the end. Whoops, back to… More »

By: Gabe Delahaye / June 19, 2008

This Tropic Thunder Viral Video Is An Asshole

So, this video with Ben Stiller, Jack Black, and Robert Downey Jr. played during the MTV Movie Awards last night, which I did not watch because Lindsay and I had a coin toss over who would have to suffer through it and I rigged the coin. 4 minutes seems a little long for a… More »

By: Gabe Delahaye / June 2, 2008

Fresh Prince Of Persia

Um ... just watch this and we'll talk about it after. (via Aziz Is Bored) ARE YOU KIDDING ME? The three best things in the world, 50 Cent, video games, and the War in Iraq, all in one?!!!! From the company that brought us King's Quest? Prepare yourself for the mind explosion, indeed. More »

By: Gabe Delahaye / May 1, 2008