Seen on a New York City subway: ads for “The Skin Collector,” follow up to the novel “The Bone Collector”; and an ad with… a bone collector.
“We have ‘white people’ problems in America. White people problems. You know what that is? That’s where your life is amazing, so you just make shit up to be upset about. People in other countries have real problems: ‘Oh shit — they’re cutting off our heads today!’ …Here we make shit up to be upset about. ‘How come I have to choose a language at the ATM machine? This is bullshit! I’m American!’”
– LOUIS C.K.
The best bit from last night’s Emmy Awards was filmed in New York. Of course.
An issue of Action Comics #1, which introduced Superman in 1938, was sold for $3,207,852.00. Comic book ‘em, Dan-o.
SAY WHOA TO CRACK Nicholas George of Carneros, Napa County cranes his head down into a deep fissure in front of his house on Old Sonoma Road. A magnitude 6.0 earthquake shook the area early Sunday morning, causing at least $1 billion in damage and injuring more than 100. (Photo: Lisa James / Napa Valley Register)
Front pages, Napa Valley Register and the San Francisco Chronicle, Monday 25 August 2014.