Television Pause: George Foreman Lets ‘Er Rip

One thing you can be mighty sure of – if you’re surfing TV channels, you’re almost always going to run into George Foreman selling something. Grills, protein powders, diet supplements, whatever. He’s probably made more money from this stuff than he did when he was boxing. My favorite thing about George Foreman: he has FIVE [...]

It’s Back! Television Pause

One of the things I did on this blog for a few weeks was something I called Television Pause. I know, I know, a horribly un-inventive name, but it speaks for itself. It’s basically me freezing the TV picture and taking pictures of the television because their faces make me laugh. I’m going to try [...]

They’ve Got Nothing But The Genes

Third in a series of celebrities caught on “television pause” is Oprah Winfrey. This one really cracked me up. In case you haven’t noticed, I crack myself up a lot. I don’t crack many other people up, but I know how to keep myself entertained, that’s for sure. For some reason, I picture a Good [...]

Party All The Time

Amy Winehouse
Originally uploaded by rustedrobot.

Second picture in my series of capturing people on pause with the Tivo. This is British retro-urban singer Amy Winehouse, who is currently music’s flavor of the month. I must admit to liking a few of the songs from her recent “Back to Black” [...]

Whistling “Walk Like An Egyptian?”

Brian Williams
Originally uploaded by the robot.

I’m going to be trying out a new feature here on the Robot. Every now and then when I’m watching TV I’ll have to get up to answer the phone or hit the bathroom or whatever and I pause the television. The other [...]