Monday's are always a bit of an adjustment. The news is slow. The pace is off. And the little things start to really add up...
Ezra Klein was shocked to be diagnosed with "Ezra Klein-itis"
How come I hadn't heard the term "chart porn" until today? "I'm Ezra Klein, and I've been a chart porn addict for five years..."
A new addition to "Mad Men" began to test Atlantic writer Michael Hirschorn's patience
Felix Salmon demanded to know if you hear that
something in the office is beeping. This is likely to get very annoying, very quickly.
Chuck Todd found his in-box under siege...
Pet peeve of the day: folks who have graphic heavy email signatures which clog up email inboxes and shut down ability to email w/o deleting
...while Chris Hayes just wanted better performance
MacNerds: I have a 1.63 ghz Mac Mini w/ 1gb of RAM that has suddenly become UNUSABLY slow. Spinning beach ball constantly. Thots on cause?
Howard Kurtz couldn't help but notice some unfiltered double-talk
Love that former smoker Bob Schieffer asked John Boehner why he still smokes. Rarely see such personal questions in Sunday intv.
Luke Russert belatedly realized a fantasy football blunder too late
Just realized I benched Hakeem Nicks for Dwayne Bowe this week. Gah. I hope Bowe comes to play this week.
Matthew Yglesias found solace in song
Listening to Katy Perry Unplugged and not even all that ashamed.
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