- Two excellent DVDs for film buffs: Larry Cohen's God Told Me To (make sure to listen to the commentary, and look for sets and props from 2001: A Space Odyssey, and also a young Andy Kaufman as a NYPD cop who starts shooting people at the St. Patrick's Day parade) and IFC's The Spaghetti West.
- Interesting L.A. Times article on the nautically themed home of Hollywood writer Mark B. Perry.
- Here's the Bing Crosby/David Bowie Christmas classic, Little Drummer Boy (Peace on Earth), a few days late.
- Stephen Colbert vs. The Decemberists: Guitarmageddon! (Parts one, two, and three.) Tribune article here.
- Wikipedia vs. Google = Wikia. The winner? Everyone with a keyboard.
- Put your blog on paper? Why not?