2. Welcome to Night Vale. Have you been listening to Welcome to Night Vale, the podcast? There's a good chance that you should be. It got me through this summer. You can download episodes for free on iTunes. It also has a fantastic twitter.
3. There have been a bunch of great spoken word videos making the rounds this summer. Here are two that I liked in particular:
So friends, I am back. Thanks for continuing to check this blog all summer long (demonstrated by the fact that this blog's traffic has not decreased at all over the past 3 months), for gently reminding me to update it and understanding when I said it wasn't gonna happen. It's happening now. I love you all, every single little Russian robot searching for pictures of otters.