MissDona's Guide to TV, Gadgets, Gossip, Being Gorgeous, the Grand City and Great Deals

I've been told a million times that I should write a book. I think this is as close as I'm going to get.

Friday, April 28, 2006

What Not to Watch: Rosie O'Donnell on the 'View'

Thus ends The View.

Rosie O'Donnell Joining 'View'

Thursday, April 27, 2006

What to Get: Instant Manicure

Peel and stick nail polish that last 14 days? Genius. It's real polish, not stick-on-nails!

Yeah, I'm going to have to get this.

via Popgadget

Saturday, April 22, 2006

What to Do: Bliss Sample Sale Next Week

April 26—28
8:00AM—8:00PM—Bliss Mother’s Day Sample Sale, 345 Hudson St. and Charlton St., Ground Level, NYC, The sale will be open on Wednesday April 26th and Thursday April 27th from 8:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. and on Friday April 28th from 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M..

I've found some good stuff there. It's worth a looksie.

- Calendar - Fashion Week Daily - Your Daily Fashion Fix - Fashion Agenda - Calendar

Friday, April 21, 2006

What to Listen to: Opie & Anthony's Return to NY!

Poor Diamond Dave-- oh well! Hail the return of O&A!

Report: Roth Out; Opie and Anthony In - Yahoo! News

Thursday, April 20, 2006

What to Click: Get Refund Status

This link from the IRS will let you track your refund! Hooray!

Get Refund Status

What to Click: New York Overheard

Michael Malice, the mind behind one of my favorite websites has parted ways with the old site and launched a new site. According to the email from Michael said he "was informed this
morning that I am no longer affiliated with the site. If you don't know me, I'm the guy who edited the entries and wrote all the headlines."

So, I'm now boycotting the other one and now going here for my overheard needs.

New York Overheard: The City Speaks

Wednesday, April 19, 2006

What to Ponder: Grier and Suri

I was pondering this last night? What are the odds that Baby Brooke Shields and the TomKitten would be born on the same day?

Oh, the irony of life.

Baby TomKat and Baby Shields: What are the Odds? via Popwatch

What to do: TARcon 9

Shameless self promotion time: TARcon 9, the party for the Amazing Race Finale will be held 5/17 at Stitch in New York.

Details can be found here: TARcon 9 - This Time It's Personal

Buy TARcon 9 Standard - $50

Tuesday, April 18, 2006

What to Do: Spa Week

$50 Spa treatments available this week for those who live in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, New Jersey, New York, Philadelphia and Washington DC

Spa Week

Friday, April 14, 2006

What to Do: Go See David Blaine Be Weird

He's weird, but I love him. The only one I missed is the "David Blaine stands on a pole" stunt.

Go see David Blaine while he's living in an aquarium for a week.

David Blaine In An 8 foot Sphere

Thursday, April 13, 2006

What to Click: Google Calendar

Gmail users-- The Google Calendar is now live. Give it a test drive.

via Slashdot

Monday, April 10, 2006

Gossip: Jack Bauer not dying anytime soon

Yahoo! News is reporting that Keifer signed on for three more years of saving the world. Yay!

Where to Click/Write: Stop the Junk Mail

Consumerist provides the links to stop the junk mail and pre-approved credit card offers, as well as the ubiquitous do not call registry. I did this a couple years back and it totally works.

Stop the paper-chase.

Tuesday, April 04, 2006

What the F?

Paris Hilton to Be Offered Mother Teresa Role

It's the Fourth Sign of the Apocalypse

What to Gossip About: Amazing Racy

Apparently Eric and Jeremy and BJ and Tyler are a little closer than they look.

ohnotheydidnt: The Amazing Homo Race!

via BWE

Monday, April 03, 2006

What to Download: Videora Converter

You've always wanted to play back video files (or bit torrent videos) on your Series 2 TiVo, right?

This is your chance. The Videora Converter easily converts any Computer Video File (whether it be Colin and Nicole's Great Adventure or a movie or last night's missed Sopranos ep) to a file that your Series 2 TiVo understands.

Here's what you do:
Download TiVo Desktop
It creates a My TiVo Recordings folder
Open the Free Videora Converter
Convert File (super easy and relatively fast)
Save it to the My TiVo Recordings Folder
Access it from your TiVo

Awesome.

If you feel like delving into the great world of bit torrent, Videora also makes a product that will download your favorite shows and convert them to TiVo files automatically. That product is $30, but the standalone converter is free (you can use it with a free bit torrent client, like utorrent.

They also make free converters for the video iPod and PSP.

Windows Only. Sorry MAC Users.

What to Download: Videora Converter

You've always wanted to play back video files (or bit torrent videos) on your Series 2 TiVo, right?

This is your chance. The Videora Converter easily converts any Computer Video File (whether it be Colin and Nicole's Great Adventure or a movie or last night's missed Sopranos ep) to a file that your Series 2 TiVo understands.

Here's what you do:
Download TiVo Desktop
It creates a My TiVo Recordings folder
Open the Free Videora Converter
Convert File (super easy and relatively fast)
Save it to the My TiVo Recordings Folder
Access it from your TiVo

Awesome.

If you feel like delving into the great world of bit torrent, Videora also makes a product that will download your favorite shows and convert them to TiVo files automatically. That product is $30, but the standalone converter is free (you can use it with a free bit torrent client, like utorrent.

They also make free converters for the video iPod and PSP.

Windows Only. Sorry MAC Users.

What to Download: Videora Converter

You've always wanted to play back video files (or bit torrent videos) on your Series 2 TiVo, right?

This is your chance. The Videora Converter easily converts any Computer Video File (whether it be Colin and Nicole's Great Adventure or a movie or last night's missed Sopranos ep) to a file that your Series 2 TiVo understands.

Here's what you do:
Download TiVo Desktop
It creates a My TiVo Recordings folder
Open the Free Videora Converter
Convert File (super easy and relatively fast)
Save it to the My TiVo Recordings Folder
Access it from your TiVo

Awesome.

If you feel like delving into the great world of bit torrent, Videora also makes a product that will download your favorite shows and convert them to TiVo files automatically. That product is $30, but the standalone converter is free (you can use it with a free bit torrent client, like utorrent.

They also make free converters for the video iPod and PSP.

Windows Only. Sorry MAC Users.