This is to make up for sucking at blogging here the last few months (although you can still find me - at least through the next month - blogging at ChicagoDads. I think I did some pretty decent posts there this last week, if I do say so myself.)
Maureen Dowd's righteous indignation at these idiots who take our money and reward themselves for doing it.
Since we're speaking of harsh lifestyle changes for the rich: It's the Economy, Stupi... Girlfriends (and mistresses). (Micah via Twitter)
Graphic novelist (and recent Newberry Winner) Neil Gaiman gives it to us straight: Where do ideas come from? Also, just a bit of slant, too.
Be warned: There be slow zones and zombies ahead! (Jeffrey Overstreet via Facebook)
Berkeley, oh, Berkeley. Thanks for reminding me of where hippies went wrong [and why I want to kick them]. (@spydrz via Twitter)
Young Adult Literature writing kit. If it sounds familiar, that's because it's been done, time, and time, and time, and time again.
Another reason to not name your boy Sue or Roddrick: Jail time. (ibid)