I didn't find much of interest this week. The news these days seems to be blah blah education blah blah testing blah blah editorial standing up against blah blah GUNS GUNS GUNS blah and so forth. I didn't see all that much that was new.
Ordinarily I'll save the post for next week unless there are at least three items, but this way at least you know I'm thinking about you. A little.
A Reprieve for the Gnomes of Oakland, We Bloom Here (Jan. 29, 2013)
Painted gnomes keep turning up at the bottom of Oakland's telephone poles. PGE finally gives up asking them to be taken down for "safety" and they are allowed to stay.
Great Parenting Advice, Babble (Jan. 30, 2013)
....Wait, here's a third one:
Emails link Jeb Bush foundation, corporations, laws and ed officials, WashPost (Jan. 30, 2013)
...Oh, right. And actually this one is a can't-miss. Even though I missed it five months ago. That dang Pony Express...
Trampire: Why the public slut shaming of Kristen Stewart matters for Young Women, HuffPost (Sept. 4, 2012)