2. 121-hour long lecture (with breaks), the longest ever?
3. Scott Sumner on movies, great post.
4. Is it possible that 225,000 Haitian children are slaves? Read this too: "Researchers said the practice of young servants, known as 'restavek', is so common that almost half of 257 children interviewed in the shantytown of Cite Soleil were household slaves. The report found that most of the children are sent by parents, who cannot afford to care for them, to families just slightly better off."