Around the Web – 8/29/13

around the webNow kings will rule, and the poor will toil.  And tear their hands, as they tear the soil. But a day will come. In this dawning age. When an honest man sees an honest wage.

U2

 

 

  • News from around the country and around the world has not been good lately.  We are constantly bombarded with images of suffering and destruction.  It’s good for us to take time to recognize that despite all the bad, there is good and beauty in our world.  Here are some pictures of simple moments. #17 is my favorite. (TheChive)
  • I spent 11 years in the restaurant business and while for the most part, customers are good, there is that small % that tends to ruin things for everyone.  Here is a time where the owner of a restaurant struck back at a bad review he received on a website from one of his bad customers. As a former manager, I read his response with great pleasure. (Tripadvisor)
  • Game of Thrones is a very popular show on HBO that nerds fans just go crazy for. There are rumors of someone in Hollywood who is hoping to join the cast of Game of Thrones and if this is true, even I might have to start watching, you know, for science and stuff. (Kuedon)
  • 6 ridiculous myths about sex (you probably believe).  (Cracked.com)
  • Since 2 out of the 3 writers here at Midwest TV Guys are in our 40s, I thought it would be appropriate to recognize peers from our age group that have done a great job keeping it all together.  Here are the hottest women over 40 in 2013.  Oh and you can vote on them too if you’d like.  (Ranker)

 

Christine Teigen

  • Hot actress of the day: Christine Teigen of lots of things on TV which is why I am able to put her here of course. (Egotastic) (Sports Illustrated)