While I bemoan the state of ignorance that our culture seems to be nosediving into, it's somewhat comforting to know that we're not the only ones. 1 in 4 Britons think that Winston Churchill was a fictional character, that Sherlock Holmes was real.
OK Prostitute had her kids waiting in the car.
Stephen King on the popularization of the Presidential election.
What made my day today: For a brief moment, Tom Petty's wikipedia page had him listed has having been born on January 20, 1260.