10/27: Morning Communique
CITY PAGES BLOGS
Dylan Hicks and his toddler will have to agree to disagree about Black Eyed Peas's "My Humps" at Hicky's Infrequently Updated Blog.
We congratulate Diablo Cody on reaching the 21st century at Pussy Ranch.
Peter Scholtes has photos from Saturday's Samba Mapangala show at the Blue Nile at Complicated Fun.
President Bush today "reluctantly accepted" Harriet Miers' withdrawal from her nomination to the Supreme Court, according to a statement from the White House.
Hall of Famer Joe Morgan bemoans the declining racial diversity in Major League Baseball as the Houston Astros become the first team in 50 years to not have an African-American on their World Series team.
Variety reports that the Weinstein brothers' newly formed studio, The Weinstein Co., will develop a TV series based on the graphic novel-turned movie Sin City which will follow the 2006 big screen sequel.
The Ku Klux Klan plans to rally in Austin, Texas, to support the anti-gay marriage amendment set for the Nov. 8 ballot.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Help welcome St. Paulite Darlene to the blogosphere. The writer and proofreader is honing her craft at Human Nature Nuggets, which also happens to be a part of a balanced breakfast.
Wacky and painful bloopers from Nintendo's Mario
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"As for Mr. Cheney: He will be remembered as the vice president who campaigned for torture."
-- From an editorial in yesterday's Washington Post
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