* Big win: "The EPA finally released new standards that sharply reduce the emissions of mercury and other airborne toxins from power plants."
* Marc Lynch on the growing urgency in Egypt.
* Quality of life: cities losing grant money from the feds.
* A small sign that the Occupy movement might be starting to generate political action?
* The importance of title sequences at the movies.
* Good review of a Childish Gambino show from last month.
* And the best game on Facebook is...
* Heh. Imaginary Lego sets for the Occupy movement.