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  • Coke C2 -- The New New Coke!

    Tags: food

    Roughly twenty years ago Coke decided to make New Coke and remove the Old Coke from the shelves. This resulted in pretty much every evil act of the mid to late eighties. Coke got the hint and removed … more

  • Jimmy Kimmel's show gets canceled over a joke.

    Tags: film

    I have never watched the Jimmy Kimmel show, but it has a rich tradition of controversy. I believe this was the show that ABC got rid of once before because some people complained that he had audience … more

  • I'm Back

    Tags: stuff

    Well, once again theTodd.com is back up. I've made a few changes and there are more to come in the future. There will also be more reviews and more reviewers. I've added the ability for you to write … more

  • Van Halen's New Song "It's About Time"

    Tags: music

    Eddie Van Halen is arguably one of the greatest guitarists to ever pick up an ax. At a very young age he and his brother Alex would play together inspired by their father who was a classically … more

  • NBC's First Show to End - Ed

    Tags: film

    The first show on Wednesday nights moved to Friday nights. This is a sure sign that a broadcaster wants a show to fail. Instead of petering out, Ed ends gracefully. After four years Ed finally ends … more

  • Rayman 3

    Tags: fun

    Bored with the games that I currently have for the GameBoy I went in search of something new. I had seen a review of Rayman 3 for the Playstation 2, and it was very positive. However, nothing was … more

  • dn-L The New and Improved 7-up!

    Tags: food

    dnL or a flipped version of 7-up. Is another soft drink what we really need? How far did they go when they flipped it? Sitting on the shelf of my local grocer that finally got a decent stock of … more

  • dn-L the Experiment: Popsicles

    Tags: food

    After being totally disappointed with the new 7-up drink I set out to find at least one redeeming feature of this drink. I simply poured the drink out into an ice tray and froze it with a couple of … more

  • Mountain Dew Live Wire

    Tags: food

    Mountain Dew in an effort to glean a little more money out of consumer's pockets has come out with a new flavor for the Summer of 2003 only. I quickly snatched up a few bottles of this beverage to … more

  • Nestle After Eight Thin Chocolate Mints

    Tags: food

    I was anticipating that when Leanne moved to America that she'd bring with her some food from England that she cannot get here. Nestled among her candy bars were several boxes of a candy that just … more

  • The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker

    Tags: fun

    The Legend of Zelda has a great history of games, starting with the Nintendo Entertainment System. The Wind Waker is the 10th game released in this series and we are taken to a land covered in water … more

  • Sly Cooper and the Thievious Raccoonus

    Tags: fun

    Sly Cooper is the story of a raccoon burglar. The game is played out in a comic book type cell shaded paradise. Well it is not exactly paradise but it sure looks great. Jumping from ledge to ledge … more

  • Has anyone seen my GameBoy Advance SP?

    Tags: fun

    The one major flaw with the Nintendo GameBoy and more so with the GameBoy Advance was that a person had to be in direct sunlight to see what was going on in the game screen. The image was so dark … more

  • Harry and David Strawberry Licorice Stix

    Tags: food

    A long time ago, I had a real job. A real job with real responsibilities. One of this job's real responsibilities was to attend a weekly engineering meeting. One day a fellow software engineer … more

  • Nestle Walnut Whip

    Tags: food

    A Walnut Whip is one of those candies that Nestle will not sell in America because it may cause spontaneous cooperation and equality for everyone. In other words, it would cause wide spread chaos if … more

  • The Good Cookie by Tish Boyle

    The Good Cookie by Tish Boyle is a book of cookie recipes. There are over 250 recipes from every type of cookie imaginable. The book is laid out into chapters of the different types of cookies with … more

  • Catch Me if you Can

    Tags: film

    So let us start with the stopping of the name-dropping. We know who built the film and who acted in it. Why don't we just get to the guts of the matter? Was this film any good? Yes, it was. It was … more

  • 25th Hour

    Tags: film

    Edward Norton stars in this film that was directed by Spike Lee. This tells the dark story of a convicted drug dealer on his last night of freedom before heading off to the slammer for 7 years. We … more

  • The Wedding Planner

    Tags: film

    Let me tell you the story that was overlooked in this movie. It's the story of a little boy. This little boy fell in love with a woman at a very young age. Both of them were children. As such he did … more

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