At some point, Texas will give up its status as a GOP guarantee. That seems the consensus, at least. A burgeoning Hispanic population, increasing transplants from California and New York, and a youth bubble surpassed by only Utah -- all signs point toward an eventual purpling of this putative Republ ... More >>
Mike Huckabee did it. Rick Santorum did it (I don't mean having his last name irreversibly associated with a rather disgusting by-product of certain sexual acts). And now Sarah Palin has done it...in Texas.
All three politicians have recently gone out of their way to promote Chick-Fil-A, in what so ... More >>
In what was a surprising move, at least to us, former Secretary of State Colin Powell broke into a bit of this year's song of the summer, "Call Me Maybe," today on whatever CBS is calling its morning show these days.
Let's just say he didn't nail it.
But was it the worst stab at singing by a moder ... More >>
Like most of you, I get e-mails from my dad full of "facts" that are basically telling me how much better life was in the past than it is now. People were more respectful, politicians were more honest, and values were more...valued?
Case in point, yesterday I received a list of trivia about Harry ... More >>
Today is the Girl Scouts of America's annual World Thinking Day, which they celebrate each year by dedicating 24 hours of contemplation on the world and the people in it. Now, Rocks Off isn't a Girl Scout, but we keep a close eye on them because we've proven in the past they are in fact our o ... More >>
As the 2012 presidential race begins to heat up in earnest, Rocks Off can't help but feel that the front-runners for the Republican nomination are lacking a certain je ne sais quoi. Call it star power. Call it sex appeal. Whatever it is, these guys ain't got it. If the GOP is serious about wresti ... More >>
Now we'll never know what his currency would have looked like.With apologies to Richard Adams: My heart has joined the Thousand. Donald Trump stopped running today:
"After considerable deliberation and reflection, I have decided not to pursue the office of the presidency," Trump announced in ... More >>
Amidst all the...sincere mourning for the death of Corey Haim (I'm
sure you were all huge fans of 2007's Universal
Groove) and renewed brouhaha over AnisBut and their
celebrated W Magazine cover (in which the two look like survivors
from The Hills Have Eyes), people seem to have forgotten
the real ... More >>