Moby Dick, that is. This weekend, the whaling museum in New Bedford, MA hosted hosted a 25 hour tag team reading of Melville's classic. Congressman Barney Frank was among the readers, and several gluttons-for-punishment former English majors among the listeners.
Dubai, December 19: The US Men's 4x100m Medley Relay team celebrates winning gold at the FINA Short Course Swimming World Championships in the UAE.
"[H]e ripped the president for having 'an out-of-this-world ego,' for being 'very narcissistic,' 'immature, inexperienced, in over his head.' (Isn't immaturity scoring OxyContin from your maid?) It gives new meaning to pot, kettle and black." [NYT]
So Jon Hamm went on Conan last night. He talked baseball. Specifically, having to hang (pun intended) with nude legends. And if you have the soul of a 12-year-old boy, click through for a cheap laugh.