4/18: Morning Communique
CITY PAGES BLOGS
Diablo Cody muses on her recent amateur porn viewing at Pussy Ranch. You'll never hear Lollipop the same way again.
Steve Monaco has the answer to last week's Monday Movie Quiz at Couch Pundit.
In the biggest highway privatization deal in U.S. history, state officials last week signed an agreement to turn the 157-mile Indiana Toll Road over to a Spanish-Australian consortium that will operate it for a profit for the next 75 years.
Leonardo da Vinci's famous sketch Vitruvian Man -- which features a naked man superimposed with an extra set of arms and legs in a square and circle to illustrate proportion -- is one of the central images being used on shirts, hats and other merchandise for the film version of The Da Vinci Code. What won't be featured, however, is the sketch's, um, central images: Vitruvian Man's genitals.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Life with baby Lila has been all peeing, pooping, eating, and sleeping for poppa Shawn at Adventure in Parenthood.
Unnecessary Censorship courtesy of Jimmy Kimmel
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"I'll never speak an ill word about him because he means so much to America. But, yes, you're right. I couldn't support him for president."
-- The Rev. Jerry Falwell, on former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani. Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) appears to be the front-runner in receiving Falwell's blessing
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