Awesome: List of fictional curse words.
McSweeney's: Pickup Lines: The First Drafts.
Random House: Twentysomething Essays by Twentysomething Writers Contest.
First indication [?] of who's behind Blogebrity.
I haven't been following Podcasting on this site, but I found it odd that TV Guide is now podcasting.
Kaleefa Sanneh sings the praises of the new White Stripes.
New Yorker: The Record Effect.
In Spin, Chuck dissects music genres. "IDM: This is an acronym for 'Intelligent Dance Music.' Really. No, really. I'm serious. This is what they call it. Really."
Nerve.com: Sex Advice from Accordion Players.
The first and second seasons of Moonlighting came out on DVD today.
A lucious six-flick Steve McQueen box set came out today. Makes me want to watch Bullitt right now.
Kurt Andersen thinks Radar looks just a wee bit like another magazine from the '80s.
Bookforum: Pynchon From A to V.
NYT Styles this week looks at the glut of sex-themed books, which I won't say a thing about because I know at least two girls writing these.