5/8: Morning Communique
CITY PAGES BLOGS
Steve Monaco has your Monday Movie Quiz at Couch Pundit.
Britt Robson has posted his NBA playoff picks at Balls!
Researchers at the University of Stirling have discovered that humans aren't the only primates that "catch" yawns from others.
Last Thursday, the Kansas House voted 119-0 to approve a bill that would prohibit anyone under the age of 15 from marrying in Kansas and would set strict limits for would-be brides or grooms under the age of 18.
Sex Workers Outreach Project USA is asking parents to assist them in calling for a ban of the games from the Grand Theft Auto franchise. Prostitutes, like every other character in the game, are subject to homicide at the hands of the protagonist.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Laugh or get really angry at Don Hertzfeldt's Life as a Guy. I laughed.
Guess the little 8-bit characters from old Nintendo games
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"My show ain't no 'Dr. Phil,' with people sitting around crying. You're a fool -- that's what's wrong with you. You're a fool if you don't take my advice."
-- Mr. T, discussing his forthcoming TV Land show, "I Pity the Fool," where the former "The A-Team" star travels across the country dispensing inspiration and advice
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