Monthly Archives: August 2010

Could British Singer Rumer Be the Next Norah Jones?

Her sleepy, dispassionate voice has been compared to that of the late Karen Carpenter, and none other than Burt Bacharach has endorsed her. So how has new singer-songwriter Rumer charged the UK pop charts in a time when pop tarts like …

Doctor Who Gets a Shout-Out During the Emmys!

Add director Steve Shill to the list of famous Doctor Who fans. When the Brit won his Emmy for Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series for Dexter last night, Emmy announcer John Hodgman revealed that Shill’s “first TV memory …

Doctor Who’-Themed Prank at MIT

Check this out – the TARDIS has landed at MIT? In their latest “hack,” those merry pranksters at the prestigious Cambridge, Massachusetts university placed a replica of the Doctor’s traveling machine atop a …