WILCO had a series of five cool tour posters created by The Heads of State.
BUBBA THE LOVE SPONGE loses race for Pinellas County Sheriff.
FRANCE tougher than U.S. on terror suspects... in France.
PIRATE RAID on Governors Island foiled by Harbor Patrol, Coast Guard.
QOTD: "Critics are our friends, they tell us our faults." -- Benjamin Franklin.
JAMES LILEKS showcases his new book, Interior Desecrations: Horrible Homes From the Brass Age of American Design. Look and Laugh.
ON THE PITCHFORK: Mission of Burma gives you a reason to consider iTunes. Wilco's new book, which includes a full CD of unreleased material, gets a mixed review.
MARION BARRY, former crack-smoking D.C. Mayor, wins a seat on the City Council in the District. That may be bad news for the Baseball Club Formerly Known As The Expos.
EMINEM denies lip-syncing on SNL, but his rep admits there was a recorded vocal track for Em to double. That was also one of Aslee Simpson's excuses.
THE PRESSURE IS ON THE INCREDIBLES and director Brad Bird to match the success of prior Pixar pic Finding Nemo. Though Bird's first movie, The Iron Giant, was more successful with critics than with the box office, but what you need to know is that Bird is the soul of Krusty the Clown and Sideshow Bob.
LOW CULTURE has some ideas for The Who.