Consider our invention, in the past 50 years, of delectables on the order of couch potato, mouse potato (a couch potato attached to a computer), digerati, dot-commer
, hottie, humongous, slam dunk, sleazebag, and soccer mom.
After Ellen and before The Ellen DeGeneres Show came this underrated sitcom about a lesbian dot-commer
(played by guess who) moving back home.
It may be hard to muster sympathy for Gougler -- or, for that matter, any 30-something laid-off dot-commer
who has to make do with a $400-per-week unemployment check instead of an $85,000-plus salary.
Still, in some ways, however, a dot-commer
is really no different than anyone else looking for a drastic change in their life.
The "haves and have-nots" are not as easy to spot in an era in which a savvy dot-commer
may have made a million at age 20.
Some young dot-commer
may be having the time of her life, and will soon be lamenting the passing of her favorite hangout (perhaps a theme bar or sushi joint that folks like Keating advocate destroying) and the unique, irreplaceable crowd of bright young people gathered in that magic city of San Francisco.
Contained within this 34-page report are the secrets of an anonymous dot-commer
doing more than $500 million a year.
21): Following a special September 17 preview, Ellen's eagerly awaited new sitcom--where she plays a burned-out dot-commer
who returns to her hometown--will settle into its regular Friday timeslot [see p.
It was the most active market last quarter and my feeling is what's been driving Downtown is the dot-commer
activity or telecommunications.
Delightful setup promises much, as it introduces 28-year-old San Franciscan Zoe (Robin Tunney) as an attractive but hopelessly geeky dot-commer
HOLLYWOOD Napster, the maverick dot-commer
that has wreaked havoc in the music biz, is learning the hard way that it's tough to survive in rogue waters of the copyright world.
When the company opened in 2002, it catered mostly to well-heeled dot-commers
willing to spend more to bring an artisan's touch to their kitchens.