Via Scott McCloud on Twitter (and numerous others before him, by the looks of things) Can Do – And the Pursuit of Happiness Blog – NYTimes.com. An interesting comic (of sorts, the Times calls it an illustrated blog), in this particular case about Benjamin Franklin. The rest of the entries post once a month but I haven’t had a chance to read them yet. Worth checking out
The Case for Paying the A.I.G. Bonuses brings up an important question — do you want to live in a country where the government has the power to step in and tear up contracts between you and your employer? Regardless of the reason? Does that sound like a good plan to you?