TGIF. I only worked three and a half days this week but still ... TGIF!
** Here's an illustrated guide to recognizing insane people from 1883. It looks a lot like my family tree.
** As a former Norwegian turned Catholic, I found this column by former judge Andrew P. Napolitano very interesting: What Pope Benedict Did for the Catholic Church.
** I better get my act together, because Even Mark Twain Has A Shirtless Picture On The Internet.
** And, Robert Caro has won yet another literary prize, this one worth $50,000. The New-York Historical Society announced Thursday that Caro had won its American History Book Prize for the fourth volume of his Lyndon Johnson series, "The Passage of Power."