Now that The New York Times pay wall is live, you only get 20 free clicks a month. For those worried about hitting their limit, we're taking a look through the paper each morning to find the stories that can make your clicks count.
The biggest news of the day is that New York City has its first casino (attached to Aqueduct Racetrack), but has robots dealing cards to avoid running afoul of state laws. I guess that's only big news for gambling addicts and fans of nearly sentient card playing machines.
Science: Today's "Mother Nature is crazy" story: Pythons don't eat very often, but when they do, their bodies undergo remarkable changes and those biological oddities could be a key to solving human heart disease. WARNING: Article comes complete with a photo a snake eating an alligator whole.
U.S.: Who is Guy Fawkes and why are these protesters wearing his mask? (You know, in case you haven't read or seen "V for Vendetta.") In much bigger news, Times scion A.G. Sulzberger takes down the Menace of the Midwest: tumbleweeds.