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Get a daily dose of crackling commentary from the minds at TBO.com and The Tampa Tribune on the things that seem to matter most to somebody or they wouldn’t be so darn popular.

Today we celebrate: Barbie Day

Published:   |   Updated: March 9, 2016 at 11:00 AM

  A photo posted by TBO.com - Tampa Bay Online (@tbocom) on Mar 9, 2016 at 6:53am PST ...

Record Store Day 2016 releases include Bowie, Dylan, Outkast, Bieber and Star Wars

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Record Store Day 2016 releases include Bowie, Dylan, Outkast, Bieber and Star Wars We’re a little more than a month away from that magical day when we let our iTunes and Spotify accounts lay dormant for a few hours to celebrate vinyl records and those increasingly rare brick-and-mortar stores that sell them.

Today we celebrate: National Cereal Day

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  A photo posted by TBO.com - Tampa Bay Online (@tbocom) on Mar 7, 2016 at 7:30am PST   Happy National Cereal Day! ...

Netflix drops Season 4 of ‘House of Cards’

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Netflix drops Season 4 of ‘House of Cards’
With all the dismay over the current batch of presidential candidates - both on the Democratic and Republican sides - Frank Underwood has been a popular choice among those who think the fictional leader on #x201c;House of Cards#x201d; might actually ...

Watch: First trailer for new ‘Ghostbusters’ has finally arrived

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It has been over a year since the announcement that Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones would be starring in Paul Feig's #x201c;Ghostbusters#x201d; reboot, but let's be honest - we've been waiting 30 years for this....

Today we celebrate: Cold cuts day

Published:   |   Updated: March 3, 2016 at 11:03 AM

  A photo posted by TBO.com - Tampa Bay Online (@tbocom) on Mar 3, 2016 at 7:45am PST ...

Today we celebrate: Old Stuff Day

Published:   |   Updated: March 2, 2016 at 01:27 PM

  A photo posted by TBO.com - Tampa Bay Online (@tbocom) on Mar 2, 2016 at 10:12am PST   Happy Old Stuff Day. ...

Today we celebrate: World Compliment Day

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  Happy World Compliment Day! #everydaysaholiday A photo posted by TBO.com - Tampa Bay Online (@tbocom) on Mar 1, 2016 at 10:34am PST   Happy World Compliment Day. ...

Sacha Baron Cohen was not supposed to present that Oscar as Ali G

Published:   |   Updated: February 29, 2016 at 01:48 PM

Sacha Baron Cohen was not supposed to present that Oscar as Ali G You could say that Sacha Baron Cohen's entire career is based on being irreverent, so it's nice to see he stayed true to that at the Academy Awards on Sunday. The man behind the characters Borat and Bruno was apparently told not to introduce "Room" a...

Today we celebrate: National Surf and Turf Day

Published:   |   Updated: February 29, 2016 at 01:39 PM

  Happy Surf and Turf Day! We're celebrating on a budget with a filet o fish and a quarter pounder. #everydaysaholiday #surfandturfday #nationalsurfandturfday #surfandturf #fastfood #mcdonalds #nomnom A photo posted by TBO.com - Tampa Bay Onlin...