Panera favorites

Insider favorites at Panera Bread. Via

No annoying prompts

Aren’t you glad we don’t have any of those annoying pop-up ads asking you to join our newsletter? Ironic, isn’t it, given that we are an “online newsletter?”

Best and Worst Self-Publishing Sites

Good site showing who to trust (or not): self-publishing-service-reviews

'Listen to old people & hold onto your idealism': World's oldest PM sends advice to youn

Malaysian leader Mahathir Mohamad, the world's oldest prime minister, has offered the world's youngest, Finland's Sanna Marin, some words of wisdom as she takes on her new role: Ask "old people" for their advice.

via mahathir-marin-fin

Latest deep thought

One way or another in our own inimitable way, we all do to others what was done to us. — William Arthur Holmes

Wow, that was deep — William’s internal critic

USMNT fan-preferred roster

Who do you want playing right now for the US Men’s national soccer team (assuming everyone’s available) for a hypothetical must-win game?


I like this lineup, here.

Free vector graphics editor

Could be useful. See (this one’s for Windows, but there’s a version for Mac and Linux, too)

Most popular site on the Internet

This is the 12,157,539th most popular website in the world, according to! Wow! We have hit the big time.

4 day work week

Wow, this would be great! See 4-day work week

Random observations


  • Had alarm set for 4:15a.m., but the trash collectors in the alley behind my hotel thought 3:30 would be better.
  • At the airport, I was busted for trying to sneak contraband mouthwash and sweet tea through security
  • OK how are you supposed to cut a mango? No idea.
  • Wife said she wanted a collander. I thought i