As is tradition, some toothy Shark Week tales  from Peter Benchley, Laura Hillenbrand, Tim Cahill, and others.
- Paul Simon Drops a Couple of Ironic F Bombs in Great New Single “Cool Papa Bell” |song below
- The men behind Zero Hedge have been unmasked
- Friends ‘better than morphine’: Larger social networks release more pain-killing endorphin
- Breaking News — ScienceDaily
- Did Ancient Priests in Peru Invent Authority?
- 13 Things I Found on the Internet Today [repost because so much worthwhile here]
- The Queer Black Woman Who Reinvented The Blues