8/10 Morning Communiqué
CITY PAGES BLOGS
Britt Robson reviews Big City Rock at the Varsity and X at the Fine Line at Culture To Go.
A lunchtime parade of topless porn stars down the main street of Auckland, New Zealand, called "Boobs on Bikes," has been given official approval on the grounds that no indecency laws would be broken.
An unpopular pigment used by artists in the 18th Century, cobalt green, could lead to more energy efficient, faster computers by manipulating the magnetic properties of electrons to do useful computational work without needing to be supercooled.
Arlington (TX) School Board members have drafted a new dress code that outlaws cleavage.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Perry032 is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Family Social Science at the University of Minnesota. Read his online research journal (with a little Friday Poetry Blogging thrown in) at Six Impossible Things Before Breakfast.
Vincent Van Gogh's Starry Night created using Legos
An obsessive cat totally mesmerized by flushing the toilet
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"I have hallucinations with doughnuts all the time. I'm obsessed. I get horny when I eat doughnuts."
-- ex-Wilson Phillips singer and Beach Boys spawn Carnie Wilson, enjoying her breakfast way too much
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