In the '90s, two companies were using the same motto. They arm wrestled to see who got to keep it.

In the ’90s, two companies were using the same motto. They arm wrestled to see who got to keep it.

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In October of 1990, Southwest Airlines unveiled a new slogan: “Just Plane Smart.” Southwest Airlines was founded in 1967 by Rollin King, an investment consultant, and Herb Kelleher, an attorney. Kelleher served as the company’s CEO from 1981 until 2001 and oversaw many different initiatives during his tenure. One of those initiatives was a marketing […]

Wrestlemania XXVIII: The Rock vs. John Cena; Update: The Rock won

Wrestlemania XXVIII: The Rock vs. John Cena; Update: The Rock won

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http://twitter.com/#!/MattKirschner/status/186639547130585090 Wrestling fans are atwitter over Wrestlemania XXVIII tonight. “#RockvsCena” and “#Wrestlemania” are trending in the U.S. Has it really been “XXVIII?” Agh. Time flies. And so do the bodies. #wrestlemania #rockvscena I'm gonna be happy and disappointed by the end of this match, these two are my bebbys — psychedelic eric (@spatulatoilet) April 2, […]

‘Putin is punching way above his weight class': Donald Rumsfeld weighs in on Ukraine

‘Putin is punching way above his weight class’: Donald Rumsfeld weighs in on Ukraine

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http://twitter.com/#!/donsurber/status/440947811354279938 The former defense secretary may have formally left the political arena, but he’s still paying attention to what the White House is doing — and the mistakes it’s making: http://twitter.com/#!/RumsfeldOffice/status/440945415446208512 From a recent interview with Greta Van Susteren: At this stage, near term options are few. It seems to me the central problem is […]

Fact-challenged blogger Ezra Klein promises new way of delivering news

Fact-challenged blogger Ezra Klein promises new way of delivering news

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http://twitter.com/#!/tomgara/status/427603034437607425 Ezra Klein, for those who don’t know, is a liberal blogger and so-called fact-checker who has a nasty habit of getting his facts wrong. Today, Klein announced he will be publishing a new site owned by Vox Media where he promises to provide readers with contextual information about the news. He made the announcement in a post […]

23 photos from the '30s and '40s that prove your grandparents were so much more badass than you.

23 photos from the ’30s and ’40s that prove your grandparents were so much more badass than you.

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Your grandparents went hard. . And now, there’s photographic evidence to prove it. Yale University recently released 170,000 photos from the Great Depression and World War II-era America: some classic, some obscure, many taken by New Deal government photographers, and all of them proving what bad MF’ers your grandparents were. From California, to the Bronx, […]