Menu CATEGORIES

Connect with us

CATEGORIES Menu
All Articles

Bwoglines: Things are Happening Edition

Imitating Wikileaks—it’s a thing! Assange-wannabes across the globe are creating their own whistle-blowing websites. (Reuters)

Bwog is wondering what happened here.

P. Diddy is being sued for $1 trillion by a woman in Los Angeles for, among other things, causing the 9/11 terrorist attacks, putting her son (who he apparently fathered) in the hospital, and stealing her poker chip worth “zillions of dollars.” Bwog thinks people need to cut down on the hate. Diddy’s just a bad boy for life. (NME)

Recession? What recession? Goldman Sachs head honcho Lloyd C. Blankfein gets a hefty raise this year, moving up from a paltry $600K to a $2 million annual salary. Damn, it must feel good to be a banker. (DealBook)

iPhone/iPad credit card swiping—it’s a thing too! Yet another reason to love going to Joe’s at the NoCo. It’s cutting edge! (The Week)

Kim Clijsters wins the Australian Open singles title! Check out more Australian Open coverage here. (NYT)

Photo via Wikimedia Commons

Write a comment

Your email address will not be published.

 

9 Comments

  • Anonymous says:

    @Anonymous oh, and Egypt.

  • damn it feels good to be a med school girl says:

    @damn it feels good to be a med school girl $200,000 in medical school debt.
    $60,000 in previous Ivy League undergraduate debt.

    + 1 Investment Banking boyfriend.

    All Debt Cleared!!

    whooo :)

    ps. any UPenn undergrad alums here? :)

    1. and with says:

      @and with Obama’s healthcare plan have fun making enough to survive

      1. Confused says:

        @Confused How so? If more people have health insurance, then more patients will visit doctors and will actually be covered.

        1. hahahah says:

          @hahahah please take an economics class before you speak…that’s not a necessarily a good thing.
          Plus studies show that people don’t necessarily get that preventive care even if they have it for free…Just look at our medicaid system idiot

    2. pennalumna says:

      @pennalumna My parents paid for Penn undergrad (million thanks), but the grad school loan is ALL mine (no banker boyfriend in the picture). Be thankful!

  • anonymous says:

    @anonymous “Things are happening?” Bwog, were you too hungover to come up with a more cohesive bwoglines title?

  • Anonymous says:

    @Anonymous did anyone notice that the woman suing P.Diddy is 31 but “thier son” is 23?

  • things? says:

    @things? what kind of things?

  • Have Your Say

    What should Bwog's new tagline be?

    View Results

    Loading ... Loading ...

    Recent Comments

    I would recommend CUNY professor William Helmreich's "The New York Nobody Knows." It's a great work of urban sociology (read more)
    What To Listen To, Read, And Watch If You Miss New York
    March 31, 2020
    how did the group name 'beta fish fight club' not make this list (read more)
    March Madness: Housing Edition
    March 30, 2020
    Every Ivy had a decline in applications. There are fewer high school seniors every year as well as fewer international (read more)
    Class Of 2024 Regular Decision Results Have Been Released
    March 30, 2020
    This answered so many questions for me. Thank you. (read more)
    In Defense of Calling The Milstein Center “Millie”
    March 30, 2020

    Comment Policy

    The purpose of Bwog’s comment section is to facilitate honest and open discussion between members of the Columbia community. We encourage commenters to take advantage of—without abusing—the opportunity to engage in anonymous critical dialogue with other community members. A comment may be moderated if it contains:
    • A slur—defined as a pejorative derogatory phrase—based on ethnicity, race, gender, sexual orientation, ability, or spiritual belief
    • Hate speech
    • Unauthorized use of a person’s identity
    • Personal information about an individual
    • Baseless personal attacks on specific individuals
    • Spam or self-promotion
    • Copyright infringement
    • Libel