As Steve wrote about yesterday, we have a busy week going on. He’s back in school in a new semester and I’m helping out Michael Silence at No Silence Here as well as doing the day job as well as several freelance projects. The collision of virtual and real worlds are never fun, but they are what they are. I’m also commuting 60 miles a day which is uber fun. I never lie about commuting except on Tuesdays.
George Steinbrenner is gone. Love him or hate him, he was one of the largest presences in baseball in the last 50 years.
On to the linktacular linkiness:
Zach Wamp and Ron Ramsey had a lovers’ quarrel today that had nothing to do with Bill Haslam. The love for the governor’s mansion that is. I find the exchange to be quite amusing.
Civil rights activist Dorothy Cotton, Nobel Peace Prize winner Wangari Maathai, and actress Eva Longoria Parker have been named winners of this year’s Freedom Awards. They are getting their awards in Memphis.
Defining our terms is a great post from DanceDivam
Here’s your gubernatorial fund raising numbers.
Mike Matthews makes a funny on Twitter about Steve Cohen and Willie Herenton. Actually he makes about a bakers dozen but who’s counting.
Facebook makes me look at people that I went to high school with to see if I can recognize them. It makes me do this much like that dog talked to Son of Sam as I am apparently compelled to do it from magic. I would have never guessed this was Rachel Maddow in a million years.