Land-o-Links – 1/9/2006

Posted: January 9, 2006 in Land-o-Links, Random Thoughts

An interesting mix for the links today:

1) Ghostface Killah Releasing Limited Edition Doll – It’s kind of like a Teddy Ruxpin doll that sings “Wu-Tang Clan Ain’t Nuthing ta F–k Wit.”

2) Urban Colleges Learn to Be Good Neighbors – I mentioned before how my law school alma mater DePaul reaps the benefit of a great urban neighborhood.  Here’s how my sister’s alma mater, Penn, turned its formerly decrepit West Philadelphia (born and raised) location into a plus.

3) Mystery of Mozart’s Skull – Is this the skull of the man who is the definition of the word “genius?”

4) Sox and Penguin Pals Safe at Home – It figures that the ones behind Hinsdale’s recent crime wave (we residents of Naperville knew it was only a matter of time before all of the riff-raff of Hinsdale would come out) were disgruntled Cubs fans.  Note to Cubs fans: if you want the right to desecrate cute penguin statues that are going to be auctioned off to raise funds for the new Brookfield Zoo penguin habitat, you need to win a World Series first.  Shame on you.

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  1. […] 2) The Wu is Back – Following on the heels of the launch of his doll announced in Land-o-Links on Monday, Ghostface is now “smoke free” (just in time for Chicago’s new smoking ban), plus has a new album and a Wu-Tang Clan reunion tour lined up. […]

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