Futurballa is away from his office today, so here is the weekly Friday around the web segment and a couple of fun links to share and them I'm off to the mountains of Santa Cruz.
Jack Shafer at Slate has some excerpts from an ever growing list, and what is becoming a pretty non-exclusive club, if you ask me. All of the people Bill O'Reilly has told to Shut Up! Read the whole thing here.
"Hey, shut up! You had your 35 minutes! Shut up!"
The inimitable Paul Krugman takes on the costs of War at the NYT.
Big Al Franken, bane of O'Reilly and Fox, gets more publicity over at the Washington Post. Some fun stuff. Cliquez ici.
Don't miss Joe Conason writing for The Nation on The Compassion Gap.
For a great collection of MP3s showing us what happens when TV stars insist on singing and other oddities, check out the multimedia area at April Winchell's Blog. Yes, she has Shatner's Lucy in the Sky and Nimoy doing Both Sides Now. And remember the Gilligan's Island version of Stairway to Heaven?
And this fine fellow has transcribed all of the Monty Python scripts for us. Go crazy. Romani Ite Domum!