Brad Pitt, who is not eligible to run for mayor, is indeed not doing so. This startling development occupied a great deal of time on the Today show this morning. Also not running for mayor: Trent Reznor, the cast of Desperate Housewives and the Progressive Insurance girl with the big tricked-out name tag ...
Guitar legend Les Paul has died at 94 ...
Rep. Anh "Joseph" Cao is holding the first of four local town hall meetings on health care tonight. The deets:
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A new "eco-friendly lesbian travel company" plans to set sail from New Orleans in November on a carbon-neutral luxury cruise. Gambit environmental reporter Alex Woodward had just one word for this development: "Awesome."
... and speaking of several of these things, here's how the Newark Star-Ledger headlined the Brad Pitt non-story. Nola.com must be kicking itself not to have thought of it first: