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V.21 No.49 |

News

The Daily Word in Cat Power, Bieber fever and love letters

The Daily Word

Stop whining.

Kids with Cat Power.

Police say guys from N.M. were planning to kill Justin Bieber.

Have you seen this man?

Dispatches from the Congo, where rebel fighters are terrorizing civilians.

"While Euphorbia pulcherrima is not something you want to be munching on, it’s certainly not a killer."

Mick Jagger's pricey love letters.

The Pope tweets.

“Sometimes I still can’t believe myself it could happen in America.”

Analog photo manipulation.

Shel Silverstein reads The [animated] Giving Tree.

RIP, Ravi Shankar.

V.21 No.6 |

NEWS

The Daily Word in Whitney's death, Obama's new budget, an ultrasonic monkey

The Daily Word

Obama unveils new budget request. budget.

Supreme Court ruling on GPS tracking leaves some gray areas.

Italian daily suggests that the Pope will die within a year.

Best and worst of the Grammys.

RIP Whitney Houston. This woman taught me not only that crack is whack, but that nothing is impossible.

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter trailer.

Study finds that people with easier-to-pronounce names are more likely to get ahead in business.

New internet movement pushes to have Weird Al to perform at next year's Super Bowl. Sign me up.

If celebrities looked like “normal” Americans.

South Carolina man having trouble getting a loan because, according to his bank, he's been dead since 2009.

The considered-to-be-silent-until-just-now tarsier's super power is an ultrasonic scream.

Fart joke leads to bomb scare.

Police in South Bend, Ind. say a man broke into a home and proceeded to sweep the floors, fold the laundry and cook some dinner.

It's been a while since we've had some auto corrects.

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