- A lovely obituary for a lovely singer, Cesaria Evora.
- Nathan Myhrvold makes an appearance on Top Chef.
- Halting your newspaper delivery to thwart burglary can backfire (when the delivery guy is the burglar). (HT: MediaWire)
- Remember our “Who Owns Trader Joe’s?” post? If you want more info, read this.
- I am writing an essay for Jewish Jocks book, joining authors Larry Summers, David Remnick, and Buzz Bissinger.