Is Jessica Simpson fat? No, not really. Do we care if she is? Apparently so.
I’m always amazed as to what gets people’s attention. Even here in sleepy Cincinnati, Charlie Gibson at Daily Beat felt the need to write about Jessica and her weight. I guess I’m no better since I’m bringing it up too, but since I am, just let me say I don’t care. It’s not news.
Here’s some real news: The Cincinnati Nation reported last week that Delta Airlines is finally lowering fares at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport. What a shame that it took a recession for Delta to show a little love here.
Speaking of love, are you a single parent? That’s got to be a hard road. Last week, the Midwest Teen Sex Show put up a video showing how to cope with this sometimes stressful situation.
John Updike passed away a few weeks ago and Dick Cavett remembered him at his Talk Show blog last week. It includes a short video with Cavett interviewing Updike and John Cheever. If you’re into two great writers talking, give it a look.
Ever wonder what a dust storm looks like in Australia? Andrew Sullivan at the Daily Dish gave us a feel for it last week.
And did you catch the bizarre Joaquin Phoenix appearance on Letterman? If you didn’t, The Huffington Post can catch you up on what you missed.
Maybe it’s just me, but not only was Joaquin bizarre but he also looked fat. Hanging out too much with Jessica Simpson perhaps?
(Photo from Newsday)