Miscellaneous and Fast
This clip of Jack Paar, Bette Davis, and Jonathan Winters, viewed through a wall of cigarette smoke, is interesting from several angles. Note the emphasis on the story instead of the one-liner.
George Will takes a knife to Hillary Clinton and Mike Huckabee.
The Mad Chider has issued a challenge to bloggers.
Amazon can't offer free delivery of books in France.
Should other countries help China clean up its pollution?
A classic short story: O. Henry's The Gift of the Magi.