Filed by Nikole Dugger
It's muggy. It's Friday. Monday fails to qualify as a holiday.
Morale may have registered more highly 168 hours ago, but we'll all just have to soldier on into the weekend, nonetheless.
At least, it's free doughnut day! Head to Kripsy Kreme, and exercise your right.
For the past two weeks, Matt Gross has had the pitiful task of writing about traipsing around Europe on a shoestring budget. The NYT journalist has conquered a good part of Spain thus far and ventured into Italy this week. You can follow his journey here and even suggest stops along the way.
In a the vein of relativity, does anyone have any Bonnaroo advice for a young reporter who's still a bit sad about having to miss hearing "The Song Remembers When" straight from the mouth of Ms. Yearwood?
I managed a feeble four correct answers, once again, in the BBC's week in review. How about you?
If that fails to entice excitement, perhaps purchasing Dixie Chicks tickets tomorrow will do the trick. (Thanks to Target’s pre-sale, my best friend and I lay claim to the center of row 18 in Knoxville).
Have a lovely weekend. Don't forget the sunscreen.
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