Movable Type 3.2
December 04, 2010
MORNING CHEER (12/4/10)CHEER , Holiday Music , Morning Coffee
Good morning! Happy Saturday! My weekend plans consist of cleaning, Christmas shopping, reading, and maybe seeing a few movies. You?
Important Notice: It has come to my attention that some people might not realize that Ari Shapiro is hot. Now you know.
Okay, I have a LOT of links for you today, because I've been getting behind. Ready?
Before we get into the rest of this nonsense, you should really take a moment and read Yglesias on Don't Ask, Don't Tell. It's short but important. And then Jamelle Bouie on the Catholic League and National Portrait Gallery. Same deal there.
People. PEOPLE. The President will not get a serious primary challenge. Charles will not and should not abdicate for William. Can we just STOP with these two rumors already?
Yes, food is part of the culture wars.
The Roosevelt Island Tramway has reopened.
The Times talks to a Christmas tree man.
People love single-focus restaurants.
I would be in favor of a port revival.
Hey look, a TV Advent Calendar.
This is the best explanation of the Comcast/Netflix thing that I've read.
I have been waiting for metamorphosis puns for months. Thank you, Byron Tau!
A slightly different take on the economics of gift-giving.
Automats have always sounded kind of fascinating.
Amazon Prime is a genius business move. And yes, I figured, considering the amount of money I now spend with them because of it.
Manjoo is right: disposable computing is the future.
I really kind of want some of these Lego architecture sets.
I now want to have holiday parties just to make these drinks.
Baking isn't scary if you just follow the recipe.
The Bartender Who Played with Fire isn't quite as weird as a Stieg Larsson book, but it's close.Posted by Kat at December 4, 2010 10:20 AM