Links. One for you and one for me. Click on them both and nobody gets hurt.
Link #1. Seeing stuff like this review of Strange Fire always makes me swell with (unearned) pride. I think it's because I feel like I GET IT, I REALLY GET IT.
Key Quote: "If I had to guess who people will still be listening to in 50 years, I would pick these original artists over those that follow trends."
Link #2. If you haven't read Lindy West's brilliant piece The Different Kinds of People That There Are yet, well my friend, I demand you drop everything immediately and remedy the situation.
Key Quote: "Russian Wizards. Don't be ridiculous."
Link #3. OKAY, THERE'S NO LINK TO SHOW YOU FOR THIS, BUT HEY GUESS WHAT. IT IS CURRENTLY SNOWING AND IT IS APRIL. NO THANK YOU.
Key Quote: "SERIOUSLY, I AM WEARING BALLET FLATS TODAY. THE WEATHER IS A TOTAL JERK."