Neil thinks you need to hear William Shatner (with help from Ben Folds) singing "Common People". I'm going to let it pass without further comment.
Barbara Ehrenreich on women who won't admit they've had an abortion (NY Times: registration required, but you can get one from bugmenot.com)
Dan Brown on continuity
Theresa Nielsen Hayden on the Colour Conspiracy (I always knew about this, but could never prove it before)