1. Colbert on Boston. In case this video doesn't embed correctly, you can watch it here.
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2. Kindness Following the Boston Marathon
3. Humans of New York has come to Boston!
4. Laura did a fantastic drawing of the makeshift memorial at the Marathon site. It can be seen, along with other Boston drawings, on her T-Scapes blog.
5. I'm not one to get choked up over our national anthem, but this was pretty moving: