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"The 2 shooters had a large and unwieldy bomb. They lit it, still in the middle of the gunfire and threw it. http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/20/us/explosives-detonated-in-massachusetts-standoff.html … @nytimes
Donald Trump is hair's first attempt to grow a sentient being.
Tonight I heard the best random shout of all time. Guy yelled to passer by: "You're stylish but NOT IN A WAY THAT IS THREATENING TO OTHERS!"
"NPR, you just brought a tote bag of David Sedaris books to a knife fight." - Jon Stewart re: Fox v. NPR brouhaha
Insta-Snopes from The Atlantic for #Sandy photos. Good to know. http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2012/10/instasnopes-sorting-the-real-sandy-photos-from-the-fakes/264243/#.UI9CFQbbC7U.twitter …
CNN: "Same thing many people went through in Katrina in New Orleans." Passenger: "Let's put that in perspective. We were on a cruise ship."
i09's abandoned mansions roundup. Bannerman Castle's history seems like a Bad Idea Convention: http://io9.com/9-of-the-most-fascinating-abandoned-mansions-from-aroun-471010619 …
Joe Biden just reminded us all of Paul Ryan and his vote for a bill with the term: "forcible rape." About. Damn. Time. #VPDebate
Tomorrow's postmortem, with GOP looking at a Money Does Not = Votes sign, will look like Jack Skellington figuring out Christmas.
New Orleans freelance writer, Forbes Travel Guide. Have written for New Republic, Huffington Post, Earth Island, NOLA. Edited newspaper; ran charity; bass wife.