RT AmandaMarcotte http://nyti.ms/gGWQz5 Excellent piece by @annaholmes Just remember, kids, Lindsay Lohan has never threatened to kill someone.
RT colsonwhitehead RT @JohnFugelsang: My cousin didn’t believe Obama was half-white until I showed her a pic of him drinking a Bud Light.
Heartbreaking letter from sister of a convicted murderer facing the death penalty in Cary Tennis: http://bit.ly/eO4Jne
RT Margoandhow Re Galliano, Assange, Sheen, et al, Colbert suggests a new show:”Who wants to be a millionaire who blames their problems on the Jews?”
In poll 83% responded to question “Oy, family?” with “Oy, family!” 17% responded with “Oy, family? Family, GEVALT!”
Worst advice ever: http://bit.ly/g3nClp. Everyone calls it wrong sometimes but this level of cluelessness is downright actionable.
RT alyankovic Really looking forward to the blooper reel on The King’s Speech DVD – it’s a bunch of takes of Colin Firth getting his lines exactly right.
Busy day! Will also be appearing on Fox 25 (Boston) news at 10:30, talking cell-phone rudeness.
RT Margoandhow Odd: in the Times story re scientifically gifted actresses (Natalie Portman, Hedy Lamarr, & Mayim Bialik) all were Jewish – Lamarr 1/2.
Also on WBZ-TV (Boston) 11pm news tonight, for a segment on “bully bosses.”
Appearing on “Emily Rooney Show” on WGBH radio (89.7) 12:45 EST, talking about psychology of healthy eating.
RT amandapalmer feast yer eyes on the new blog for a cute animal overload. me & @neilhimself at the @bonorong: http://bit.ly/adoraBLOG
RT magiciansbook After listening to audiobook of ‘The Help,’ am applying Patricia Highsmith as a palate cleanser. #cutsthesyrup
@BeerAndPie Thanks, BeerAndPie! Here’s the picture:http://bit.ly/eqdl6Y. @neilhimself and @amandapalmer were livelier than James Franco.
RT BeerAndPie Note to Anne Hathaway: @robinabrahams already did the flapper dress twirlie thing. *She* didn’t look like she was trying too hard.#ignobels
RT dixewills Watch 127 Hours backwards and it’s a heartwarming story about a disabled man who finds an arm in a canyon.
RT j_zimms Yoga teacher told us he just went to “a monster anatomy workshop.” I can’t see how that’s helpful.
UPDATE: MelissaJane pointed out that the Cary Tennis letter was from the brother of a murderer, not the sister. My bad on the gender assumptions! In addition to not reading the LW’s signoff, I hadn’t read Mr. Tennis’s response, either, which I discovered later was amazingly off-base, and roundly castigated as such in the letters.
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