The Wire just wrapped. The greatest show in the history of television went out not with a bloodbath, but with corruption all the way around. The institutions won over the individuals, and life goes on.
A real lesson for New Orleans.
JoeJoeJoe sends us an interview with the Saints' Scott Fujita, as conducted by Rising Tide keynote speaker Dave Zirin. Joe puts it best: "He talks about politics post-9/11 and the fact that his grandmother was in an Japanese internment camp in the US during WWII. It's not the kind of thing you hear very often from pro athletes."
Oh, and donate to Jill Sobule's next record by clicking this link, and maybe I'll get a t-shirt for my wife outta the deal. Donate anyway, just 'cause I wanna hear her next record.
Now, to make my 157 inbox messages turn into 30.