Snow has basically paralyzed DC again, and closed our office building. That means coffee and blankets and laptops and books, so today sounds like a perfect day for a linkfest! Here’s what I’m reading while the ground is blanketed with the white stuff. Update: links fixed. Sorry I’m an idiot.
I’m two-thirds through Neil Stephenson’s epic Quicksilver, the first of a trilogy. [Amazon]
Good Profile of Deadspin’s A.J. Daulerio, “The Worldwide Leader in Dong Shots”. [GQ]
A detailed look at the drug war in Rio, the “new reality show” [NY Books]
A creative couple become paranoid and reclusive, and eventually commit suicide. Tragic and bizarre and moving. [Vanity Fair]
A three-part investigation into why cocaine is bring cut with a dangerous de-worming agent. Includes an interesting look at the incentives for the producers [The Stranger]
After the jump, the video for the “Forever Lazy”. Murdering anyone found wearing one of these should result in an immediate Medal of Honor; skimming these twits out of the gene pool are the only way we can ‘win the future’.