5/22: Morning Communique
CITY PAGES BLOGS
Steve Monaco has the Monday Movie Quiz at Couch Pundit.
The mayor of Waldron, Arkansas, was released on a signature bond last week after being accused of soliciting two women for sex after they fell behind on their water bills.
A bear has been reported in Germany for the first time since 1835, police in the Bavarian Alps said, following the discovery of seven sheep carcasses.
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office is re-examining Amazon.com's patent for "one-click" online shopping at the request of New Zealand actor Peter Calveley who says he's upset over slow book delivery.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Minnetonka Felix lives in Deephaven, writing and photographing topics of interest relating to Lake Minnetonka at Minnetonkascenes.
Full-screen panoramas from Harrod's grand staircase, the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy's H.O.G. Pod, an Armenian monastery, and more.
Biblical tale as teen romance: 10 Things I Hate About Commandments
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"I really think this book should be made into a musical. And once this is done, it should play in the heart of his enemy's country, on Broadway."
-- Journalist and translator Itsuko Hirata, on the Japanese release of "Get Out of Here, Curse You," the novel written by Saddam Hussein