Bryan Zug, Geek of the Week! – Seattle P.I.
Big shout out to the man of the house for this nomination by his peers!
Who Needs a Manual to Write Real Good? – NPR.org
A hilarious grammar tongue-twister to commemorate the 50th anniversary of William Strunk and E.B. White’s Elements of Style, the grammar manual used by millions of students.
Wear a twitter shirt! – twitshirt.com
This cracked me up. I’m such a nut I might actually consider buying one if I find a most excellent twit to wear! If you follow twitter, what is your favorite tweet you’d wear on a shirt?
Susan Boyle has it – Britain’s Got talent
Several friends pointed me to this video of Susan Boyle auditioning for the UK’s version of American Idol. She looks like a sturdy German farm wife as she takes the stage, drawing snickers from the young audience and mocking from the judges (which include Simon Cowell). But this confident woman with a dream to sing for a large audience surprises everyone, and the conversation has enlightened us all to our chronic ways of judging a book by its cover.
UPDATE: Is Susan Boyle ugly? Or are we?