Mom, flipping open laptop after dinner: “I have a lot of constituencies, you know.”
Mr. Mills, who was not traveling to Munich, said that the problems at Heathrow...– NYT
Cleaning out my Delicious links after transferring...
Lots of unread Zadie Smith articles in there! Sorry, Zadie.
Apples to oranges unless you're talking about the... →
doree: Other things I have done today: - checked the correct style of Run-D.M.C. Simon LeBon is next. Or is it Le Bon? Or Lebon? I STILL DON’T KNOW
No, we are not shutting down Delicious. While we have determined that there is...– What’s Next for Delicious? Oh, whew. (via datn) Too late! Already panicked and switched my bookmarks to Evernote. Hmpf.
Today, you don’t have to buy an old guy a drink before you get yours....– NYP
All I can say is that it’s an astonishing thing to regard the dazzling lower...– WELLS (!!!), on taking a dump at the Standard Hotel (via whatevs) Disappointed this wasn’t Wells taking a dump ON the Standard Hotel (in review form, that is).
I never have a problem knocking on Hal’s door and asking for more money,” said...– NYT
Pistole: I thought of bringing something in that actually was pornographic. I...– The Atlantic interviews John Pistole of the TSA.
He was as heated as he gets in public (still not warm enough for your hot...– Slate
I realized my lifelong dream of being Julia... →
Fact-checking, copyediting, calling eight sources—that takes time. That’s...– Maer thinks newspapers fact-check! MWAHAHAAH. The WSJ, another Murdoch-owned publication, just has the writers fact-check their own stories, as far as I understand it from a friend who wrote a column for them a few years back. As we all know from reading any Alessandra Stanley column, she is most...
In fact, the number of warnings was such that the plane’s computers could not...– More details on the Qatas A380 accident from the NYT.
Had the pleasure of attending a focus group covering a travel website this week. Here are some choice quotes from my favorite focus group commenter: “I would be like, fuck Montreal at this point.” “I hate it. I hate every second of it. It’s like an anti-smoking Public Service Announcement.” “It’s like a dot gov site. It’s SO low budge. Why does...