Amusing piece by Stanley Fish about getting in the phone tree at AT&T.
Awesome slide show at the NYT with the best pictures of 2008. I am so very pleased with my new Christmas camera. Steve's dad wanted to know how Steve knew which one to pick out. It helps when an advertisement has been circled and left on the kitchen counter for a month.
One of my favorite students this semester was a very brave young woman from Afghanistan. I was thinking about her as I read Ingrid's post about the latest Taliban's threat to kill school girls. My New Year's resolution is to link to every article about this sort of horror.