Today, I Need This

Matt and Kim’s (@mattandkim) “Daylight” from their album Grand. Lyrics (via Matt himself): we cut the legs off of our pants threw our shoes into the ocean sit back and wave through the daylight sit back and wave through the daylight slip and slide on subway grates these shoes are poor mans ice skates fall …

Disgusted at New Yorker

I updated my earlier The New Yorker/TSA Sexual Assault Cover post but wanted to do a separate entry to highlight my turn from disappointment to disgust. —————————————- [TW for discussions of sexual assault, especially regarding the new invasive TSA pat downs.] HOLD THE PHONE!  I’m mad. I just saw this piece at Forbes, which questioned …

Moms-to-be, put down that phone!

Here is the tease to a CNN story: [Image says: "Does mom's cell phone hurt the kids?"] I can’t resist stories that are directed ONLY at moms, so I clicked on it. And then this image appeared: [Image is of a disembodied white pregnant belly being used as cell phone resting spot.] And here is …

John Edwards’ Wife

This morning I wrote about the news that Elizabeth Edwards has stopped treatment for her cancer because there is no more than can be done to prolong her life. Today, Salon put up this piece: “Elizabeth Edwards isn’t losing against cancer” with the subtitle “John Edwards’ wife may have stopped her treatment — but don’t …