Free “Still Alive” Rock Band DLC

Harmonix has just announced details for the Rock Band release of Jonathan Coulton’s cult hit “Still Alive”. It will be available for download completely free (0 MS points/ $0) on Xbox Live tomorrow April 1st and on April 17th for PSN due to the store update.

For a preview of whats to come be sure to watch the two exclusive videos after the break.

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Bubblicious Bubble Blow-In Sweepstakes

Description: How would you like to go to your favorite ballgames, concerts or whatever it is you want to see, for free. Once a week visit the Bubblicious Blow In site and enter to win a $200 gift card toward any Ticketmaster tickets of your choice.
Entry: You can enter once a week, every week; Week begins on Monday 12:00AM ET
Timing: Contest runs from now until December 21, 2008
Official Rules: Open to Jr High & High School students in the United States & District of Columbia ages 13 years and older.
Prize:
Forty (40) Weekly Prizes (one (1) per Weekly Entry Period): $200 Ticketmaster Gift Card.

Meijer: Win Your Wish List Sweepstakes

Description: Mother’s Day & Fathers Day are just around the corner (May 11 & June 15 respectively) and I know Mom you got some jewelry and Dad a snazzy new tie but how about something different this year? If you are a mom or dad we want to celebrate all you do by giving 18 moms and/or dads Mother’s Day and Father’s Day gifts from a wish list that you create. Husbands gather up your wives & vice versa, and find out what you would put on your ultimate wish list then head over to Meijer.com, fill up your Wish List, and email it to friends, family, and Contest@meijer.com
Entry: You can enter once a day, every day.
Timing: Contest runs from now until April 6, 2008
Official Rules: Open to United States residents 18 years and older. Void New York, Florida, and Rhode Island. Sorry! Full list of rules available on entry page.
Prizes:
Two (2) grand prizes that consists of a $1,700 Meijer gift card will be awarded to one father and one mother submitting the favorite wish lists (Total ARV of grand Prize is $3,400 or $1,700 per grand prize winner), and sixteen (16) first prizes that consist of a $100 Meijer gift card will be awarded to the 16 mothers and/or fathers submitting the 16 favorite wish lists (other than the wish lists from the grand prize winners) (Total ARV of first prizes is $1,600 or $100 per winner).

ice.com Spring Fever Sweepstakes

Description: Can’t afford to buy your sweetie a diamond encrusted gold necklace? Then enter the Ice.com Spring Fever Sweepstakes and show her how much you really love her.
Timing: Contest runs from now until May 4, 2008
Official Rules: Open to United States residents 18 years and older.
Prize:
1 Carat Diamond, 3 3/8 Carat Multi Sapphire and 8 1/2 Carat Amethyst 14K White Gold Necklace. Approximate Retail Value (”ARV”): $2800

MLB.com Beat the Streak Fantasy Baseball Sweepstakes

I’ve never been much into the fantasy baseball & football games partly because I never understood how they worked. However, the MLB.com Beat the Streak Sweepstakes has given me a $1,000,000 reason to learn.
How to Win: In 15 seconds or less

  • Pick one player every day who you think will get at least one hit.
  • Get a hit, your streak continues, get no hits, your streak ends.
  • Be the first to reach a 57-game streak and win $1,000,000.

Entry: You can enter once a day, every day.
Timing: Contest runs from now until the conclusion of the final game of the 2008 MLB regular season.
Official Rules: Open to United States, District of Columbia, & Canada residents 18 years and older.
Prize:
The first eligible participant from MLB.com, if any, to achieve at least a 57-game hitting streak (“57-Game Hitting Streak Prize”), as determined by MLBAM in its sole discretion, will win one million dollars (US$1,000,000).

MLB.TV Sharp Aquos Sweepstakes

Description: Major League Baseball & Sharp are giving away a 26″ flat screen TV once a day for 13 days in preparation of the 2008 baseball season. That’s 13 chances to win yourself a new TV. You must enter the contest once a day for your entry to count for that days give away. Plus, once you enter to win, you will be eligible for exclusive discounts on Aquos LCD TVs.
Entry: You can enter once a day, every day.
Timing: Contest runs from now until March 31, 2008
Official Rules: Open to United States & District of Columbia residents 18 years and older.
Prize: Prize winner will receive:
One (1) Sharp 26″ Aquos TV; Approximate Retail Value (”ARV”): $1,500

Free Starbucks Coffee at Home

Starbucks is well known for its Coffee House experience but why go out when you can enjoy the pleasure of savoring your favorite espresso beverage from the comfort of your own home curled up next to a fire with a good book. Starbucks Coffee at Home can now be found at your local grocery store but with their large variety of rich coffee blends such as their well-balanced House Blend, light and tangy Breakfast Blend, full-bodied Caffe Verona and earthy Sumatra it can be hard to decide which free sample to chose.

Review: If you have tried Starbucks Coffee at Home feel free to post a review below.

Limit one permitted per customer.

Free Vaseline Intensive Rescue Moisture Lotion

Description: Working outside in all kinds of weather my hands get dry very quickly, begin to crack, and cause me pain the rest of the day. Remembering that I had a box full of bath & body products, food, and laundry detergent worth over $70 I won back in 2007 I quickly pulled out the hand lotions and asked my girlfriend which one worked best. From the choice of a Vaseline moisturizing lotion or a Dove oatmeal lotion (both of which are made by Unilever), she picked the latter. But with this free sample coming in the mail, I’ll have to see if she’s right or not.
Review: If you have tried Vaseline Intensive Rescue Moisture Lotion feel free to post a review below.

Limit one permitted per customer.

Adidas Train like the Pros Sweepstakes

Description: Training starts with a goal and Adidas can help you get there. Adidas is giving you a chance to train like a professional at the Athletes’ Performance Institute, where serious competitive athletes train. The winner will attend an extensive fitness program that can help you lose weight and gain the strength you desire as part of a 7-day package including flight, hotel, car and meals.
Entry: You can enter once a day, every day.
Timing: Contest runs from now until July 15, 2008
Official Rules: Open to United States & District of Columbia residents 13 years and older.
Prize: Prize winners will receive:

Grand Prize: A Trip for two (2) to an Athletes’ Performance Training Center. Trip package includes round trip, coach-class air transportation for two (2) from a major airport near winner’s home to an Athletes’ Performance Training Center; seven (7) days and six (6) nights accommodations at a hotel; a full-size rental car for length of stay; admission to a five (5) day fitness program for the winner at an Athletes’ Performance Training Center; three (3) meals each day for two (2) provided at the Athletes’ Performance Institute; and a $500 meal stipend for use by the winner’s travel companion. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $4,300

Secondary Prizes: Training videos and $75 in Adidas training gear.

Free Access to TV Shows and Movies Online

Hulu: Hulu.com is a relatively new site just out of beta where you can watch a vast selection of premium video content. Hulu offers on demand, free: full episodes of TV shows, both current and classic, full-length movies, thousands of clips, and much more. All videos on Hulu are supported with limited commercial interruption, many lasting only 10 to 15 seconds. There are some ads that can last up to 30 seconds; however, they never run back to back which means you can get back to watching your favorite episode of Family Guy or The Office in no time at all. With Hulu there is nothing to download so you can watch your favorites, anytime. For free. Full episodes of Arrested Development, Doogie Howser, M.D., Battlestar Galactica, etc. along with full length movies such as Me, Myself & Irene, The Big Lebowski, and Ice Age, etc. can all be found on Hulu.com

Joost: Joost.com is a free service that allows you to watch TV shows online in a similar fashion that you would on the TV in your living room. Unlike Hulu, with Joost, you must download a program that acts as a channel guide allowing you choose from thousands of TV shows available on demand so you can watch what you want, when you want.. Full episodes of Star Trek, The Colbert Report, and MacGyver, etc. along with channels such as Adult Swim, MTV, and CBS Sports, etc. can all be found on Joost.com

Note: At the time of this post Joost.com is still in beta. However, you can still join in if you are comfortable with beta software.

Network TV: Some of your favorite network TV stations are also getting into the free TV on demand bandwagon allowing you to watch full episodes of your favorite TV show online the day after it airs on broadcast. Limited commercial interruptions may also be seen on these sites.

ABC Full Episode Player – Shows available include Lost, Men In Trees, Ugly Betty, and much more.
CBS InnerTube – Shows available include How I Met Your Mother, Big Brother, Jericho, and much more. Place your mouse over ‘Video’ at the top of the page for a list of shows available online.
NBC Direct – Shows available include Heroes, Chuck, Medium, and much more.
Fox On Demand – Shows available include The Simpsons, Prison Break, House, and much more.