It’s taken the better part of two years, but at long last, I make my Slower.net debut. (Related: my shirts continue to draw the rapt lenses of the photobloggaz.)
Because it’s not officially corporate shilling until tomorrow! Two new Gawker Media sites are live and kicking this sunny afternoon: Gridskipper, an urban travel guide edited by Krucoff, and Lifehacker, a smart software review by Gina. More tomorrow, when, like, it’s a tax writeoff.
Washington Post: “Potts and his partner, Susan DeFife, hope that the popularity of blogging and the energy of independent news Web sites can be harnessed to build a national network of ‘hyperlocal’ sites.’” Going to be called Backfence.com.
Cool Hunting: Dukes of Hazzard Unabomber. Best Chelsea exhibit ever?
Read Murakami’s Kafka on the Shore on the shore. A perfect zen week.