1. Rob Mercer on tradition. Why does Canada produce so many good comedians? One suspects it has something to do with living next door to the US.
2. Singing anesthesiologists.
3. Oliver Sacks on turning 80. Nicely done.
4. The effect of too much rain on the Ann Arbor Summer Festival.
5. On facebook firings.
Hat tip on #1 to Lisa Gribowski, on #2 to Jackie Smith and on #5 to Charlie Brown. #3 is via MR.
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