Be back soon with a more substantial update, including a long post on music criticism. For now...
+These incredible images of QSL cards over at Cantab
+"Tough as old boots" - a tour through the Alden shoe factory
+A guy brushing his teeth during last weekend's (unjust) Chelsea-Manchester United match
+An animated short about Dock Ellis tripping balls and tossing a no-no
+The legendary Andrew Weatherall's "London Belongs to Me" audio tour
+Funkineven and Mr. Wonderful's Cosmix! outer-space-boogie/fusion/disco mix
+Even outer space: Dam Funk!
+Spooky Fever Dream Field Recording micromix over at Bradford Cox's (Deerhunter/Atlas Sound) blog
+Everything all at once: a live mix from Optimo
+Suite 2046 asks: is Bored to Death simply Stuff White People Like in televised form?
+Respect game, 2012: a primer on famous not-quite-apocalypses
+Related, in a weird way: the intriguing case of Latavious Williams...
+A preview of Luc Sante's incredible new book, Folk Photography