headLINES New social media upstart Unthink challenges Facebook http://www.thestar.com/news/article/1076161 The science of Twitter http://www.readwriteweb.com/archives/twitter_link_placement_impact_on_click_through_rate.php John Hodgeman's Latest Novel http://areasofmyexpertise.com/ techTIPS Groupon Deals http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2011/10/24/groupons-latest-value-raises-doubt/ ChapStick Gets Itself in a Social Media Death Spiral http://www.adweek.com/adfreak/chapstick-gets-itself-social-media-death-spiral-136097 spotLIGHT Starships Start Here http://starshipsstarthere.ca/ webPICK Next Media Animation http://www.nma.tv/
John Hodgman wants you to go to http://6or7popes.com...immediately!
They made a time capsule for Chris Hardwick at this evening's Hodgman show. Bill Corbett and Kevin Murphy help out. At the Varsity Theater in Dinkytown. Edit: Chris Hardwick received the Time Capsule - https://twitter.com/#!/nerdist/status/186152431426617346
The legendary prosecutor from the O.J. Simpson murder trial spilled some of the intimate details of her partnership with coworker Chris Darden.
At the question and answer session on JoCo Cruise Crazy 2, Tyler from Vancouver, who has been mistaken for John Roderick several times during the cruise, asks which is the evil twin, and if they're both the evil one, how they can destroy each other. John Roderick ends up telling a moustache-curling story, and John Hodgman stands up for mustached Americans. There's a slight gap just as John Roderick starts answering it, because I had to restart recording when my camera reached the 4GB file size limit. The full playlist of the Q&A is at http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLB971BF3E90FB01EF