The Daily Word 01.17.11: Golden Globes, Steve Jobs and the Trenta.
The Golden Globes were last night.
Steve Jobs is taking another medical leave.
Only five more years until the creation of a woolly mammoth.
Starbucks rolls out the Trenta.
Some people were mean to animals.
People are burning themselves in Africa.
A widow was tormented by djinn.
Jared Loughner was interested in cryptids.
The moon has a solid inner core and a fluid outer core.
A man was beaten in Barelas.
Cleveland High School officials refused a proposed senior song.
See Koat’s parade of mugshots.
Jason Moya was found dead in a truck.
Sophie at DCF pokes fun at Martinez’ website.
Happy birthday, Steve Earle.
The Daily Word 1.15.11
Stealer of Hearts and Berlusconi; Michael Steele; virtual border is dead;The Mad Canadian.
Not everyone loves a good Hitler joke.
Cowabunga! Italian PM Silvio Berlusconi is being investigated for throwing bunga bunga parties featuring underage girls/prostitutes. This gets complicated as Italian age of consent is 14. Legal age for a prostitute, however, is 18.
This is what Sarah Palin's Blood Libel speech sounds like in her native planet's tongue.
Janet Napolitano has killed the U.S.-Mexico virtual border fence.
What would you do before running amok? Jared Loughner took photos of himself wearing only a thong and a Glock, and had them printed at Walmart.
Here's the newly released video from Loughner's MySpace page.
Excellent classic BBC documentary on L.S.D.
Speaking of L.S.D. check out The Pretty Things.
On this day in 1965 The Who's Can't Explain came out. Shindig!