The News; Fitter, Better, Happier, More Productive

• Goodbye Barbie princess, hello Barbie biatch. [LAT]
• Try It, You’ll Like it, again. True proof there are absolutely no new ideas in advertising. [NYT]
• A month on Paxil taught him to love being shy. [Slate]
• Homeland Security Incorporated; running domestic defense like a business means capitalizing on fear for the unscrupulous. [NYT]

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  1. RandomHookup says:

    So they’re talking about bringing back the “Spicy Meatballs” commercial? I thought that was run off the air for inappropriate portrayals of Italian-Americans, just about the time the Frito Bandito bit the dust…

  2. Ben Popken says:

    They should bring back the Frito Bandito.

  3. Ran Kailie says:

    Paxil = marshmellow brain

    Probably one of the more frightening medications I’ve been on, and not one I plan to ever try again.

  4. T. says:

    I found that Barbie story was oddly fascinating…considering I have zero pervious interest in Barbie.