Nothing like fake news to brighten the real world. The Onion—a satirical news source that needs no introduction, unless you subscribe to urban legends—has finally used some of that Miramax money to enter the video arena, competing with user-generated YouTube spoofs and televsion shows. Good luck to Todd Hanson and the rest. I wonder how much the creative process will change.
Carter was a big cranky this morning. A box of Tummy Mint fell into his eyeline. Carter: (incredulous) Tummy mint? Tummy mint? Why is it called Tummy Mint? Wellness tea? What? Me: It’s soothing. Carter: Well, I’d like it a lot better if it were called Stomach Mint. At least then it wouldn’t be acting [...]