Tag Archives: geekiness

Top Ten Hipster Neighborhoods

So says Forbes Magazine. The San Francisco-based startup Nextdoor.com helped us dig through data on more than 250 neighborhoods in the biggest U.S. cities. We assessed each area’s walkability according to Walkscore.com; the number of neighborhood coffee shops per capita (with some help from NPD Group’s report); the assortment of local food trucks (and their ranking according to Zagat’s); the …

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Top Hit Songs Of 2011

By weeks at #1 on Billboard’s Hot 100 singles chart, here are the longest-running chart toppers of the year. This year saw an unusual number of long-lasting #1 singles, hence a fewer number of songs reached the top overall. Seven Weeks: Adele – Rolling In The DeepSix Weeks: LMFAO – Party Rock AnthemSix Weeks: Lady Gaga – Born This WayFive …

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The Trilogy Meter

From Dan Meth, who notes that some of the franchises went on for more than three episodes, but that “none were meant to.” I’d say I agree with most of the meters, although I thought the second Jurassic Park was OK. (Tipped by JMG reader April)

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