Saturday Morning Links


Bunker Hill Community College will offer some classes that start at 11:45 p.m. this fall, in an attempt to serve people who have to work late or be up early with their kids (or both). Who wants to bet that part-time, poorly-paid adjuncts will be the ones teaching the classes?

Twitter will kill you.

If you’re a fan of the TNT show “Leverage” (and if you aren’t, you ought to be), you might like this behind-the-scenes talk about season 2. Besides, the blog’s name is Kung Fu Monkey. What’s not to like?

If I hadn’t seen the video, I wouldn’t have believed that Thunderbird was once marketed as a high-class drink. James Mason!

Kid Rock is making his own beer, and it sounds like it will be every bit as satisfying as his music. Take that as you will.

Brian Spears is Senior Poetry Editor of The Rumpus and the author of A Witness in Exile (Louisiana Literature Press, 2011). His poem “Upon Reading That Andromeda Will One Day Devour Triangulum and Come For Us Next” was featured in Season 9 of Motion Poems. More from this author →