Thanks everyone for your well wishes. My elaborate engagement plan went off without a hitch Friday night, and later on we had a great dinner at Daniel. In a tent! The buzz doesn’t stop for special occassions though, so here’s a list of things I would’ve blogged over the weekend:
212-867-5309 up for auction on eBay
Ex-Real Worlder David Broom (New Orleans season’s “Come On Be My Baby Tonight” crooner) caught with $10 hooker
Britney portrait made out of bubblegum (via Nick Catchdubs)
Horrible new movie launches worst blog ever
William “She Bangs” Hung sings “Rocket Man” on Ellen today
NY Times discusses invasion of white-wired zombies
Avril Lavigne exercises creative control on upcoming CD, goes new metal
Q&A with Robert Rauschenberg
MP3: New American Music Club song (via Largehearted Boy)
MP3: Surprisingly enjoyable (really) string quartet version of 311’s “All Mixed Up” courtesy of Fluxblog)
MP3: Arab Strap covers Van Halen’s “Why Can’t This Be Love (thanks Chromewaves)
Kim Cattrall on life after Sex … Mannequin 3 perhaps?
Lindsay Robertson, unlikely Internet predator
Beyonce nearly pulls a Janet
Lee Mavers leaves his cave … Will The La’s become a band reunited? (link via Jason Productshop)
Martin Van Buren shirt? Genius.
Capturing The Friedmans DVD has great, thought-provoking extras
Two new Lambchop CDs are out today. Go buy them.
Apple agrees to sell Sonic Youth’s 63-second “Silence” as an individual download
Low Culture gives props to The Altered State Of Druggachusettes, one of the best Mr. Show sketches ever. Catch H. R. Pufnstuf, the original menagerie of puppety oddballs on TVLand tonight.
Scarlett Johansson … the next Marilyn Monroe
And finally … Drew Barrymore and Jimmy Fallon as crime-fighting White Stripes on SNL: