6/13: Morning Communique
[CITY PAGES BLOGS]
Steve Monaco has the Bad Bestseller of the Week at Culture to Go.
Howard Dean and Harry Reid attempt to fire up the Democratic troops at American Idle.
The owners of a Somerset visitors' attraction are offering a 500 pound reward after a full-size Dalek, believed to be an original from the cult BBC Dr. Who series, was stolen.
Former Vice President Al Gore is currently in negotiations to play a starring role in a big-budget, feature-length documentary on climate change.
Ronald McDonald, the scary fast food chain clown, will be slimming down in a new ad campaign that McDonald's says is aimed at promoting a healthier lifestyle.
[MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY]
Pied Piper and Ilya, who people are constantly trying to turn into a hair model, blog at The Pie-Eyed Picayune.
The Brits have come up with a portable toilet for long car rides that seems to take so damn long to assemble, you'd be better off pulling over and hitting the woods with a Kleenex box.
Graphic designers will want to check out LogoLounge.com's Third Annual Visual Trends Report featuring stars, waves, flames, and leaves.
[FREEDOM OF SPEECH]
"He was thinking about invading Iraq in 1999. It was on his mind. He said to me: 'One of the keys to being seen as a great leader is to be seen as a commander-in-chief. My father had all this political capital built up when he drove the Iraqis out of Kuwait and he wasted it.'"
"I've never been able to understand his appeal. Maybe his mother loved him, but I've never met anybody who does. He's never won anything, as best I can tell."