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Image Hosted by Tonight on TDS, Jeff Bridges, The Dude and the Zen Master; and on TCR, evolutionary biologist, paleontologist, science writer (prev. book: Your Inner Fish),  Neil Shubin,  The Universe Within: Discovering the Common History of Rocks, Planets, and People.
sausage grinder of snark

(ColbertNewsHub has details, should you be interested. So, of course, does

Book night tonight! And if I hadn't lost most of today to a migraine (yes, it's gone now, I feel better, thx), I might've written these up. If I ever find myself in an actual bookstore again, I'll at least leaf through them both.

But anyway -- here's what twitter tells me is going on:

(Prob. the wrong kind of Black Panther. But I saw this today, so.)

Also, the Late Night TV Page has next week up:

Mo 1/14: TBA
Tu 1/15: Bob Schieffer
We 1/16: Jessica Chastain
Th 1/17: Lena Dunham
Mo 1/14: Piers Morgan
Tu 1/15: Jared Diamond
We 1/16: Tom Brokaw
Th 1/17: Akhil Reed Amar
The Daily Show
Anne Hathaway, Les Miserables
 not-the-movie youtube
Retired Gen. Stanley McChrystal,  My Share of the Task: A Memoir CBS Sunday jan 6
Washington Post
McChrystal Group

Notable: wow, people all over the world hate drones! Despite not having been killed by them, even.
Also: McChrystal Working for UAE-Owned Arms Brokerage

Jeff Bridges, author The Dude and the Zen Master
AV Club
USA Today
 Facebook More Facebook
 Ahambala Sun LATimes
LA Library Foundation

Notable though irrelevant: Jeff Bridges  to make movie from book that will be completely spoiled by being put on screen.

Josh Brolin, Gangster Squad moviesite
 ooh, a 'Pacific inferiority complex' review quote: "unapologetic in its historical discrepancies...looks like extracted more context from a video game (L.A. Noire maybe) than reality"
 a bit of that history
The Colbert Report
Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales, discussing "upcoming ventures" -- i.e. 'we need a last-minute guest!'
I assume.
Football player/musician/gamer/gay activist/internet hero Chris Kluwe.
Paleontologist/evolutionary biologist/science writer Neil Shubin, author of "The Universe Within: Discovering the Common History of Rocks, Planets, and People."
NYJournal of books
 Publishers Weekly
Kirkus (starred review)
 Scientific American
 Library Journal
Nature (firewall)
 Pantheon (publisher)
 previous appearance
Musician Ben Gibbard, with (first) solo album Former Lives.
 Rolling Stone
 AV Club
Paste Magazine

Best quote: Paste Magazine "For the first time in his career, Gibbard sounds his age (36), with hardly a dance or laugh to be had over the record’s 12 songs. This shift to a more NPR-ready sound..."

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