The Wisconsin Supreme Court race has been in the national news since Republican governor Scott Walker tried to cast it as a test case for how well his anti-union bill went over. The answer? Badly, it seems. Democrat JoAnne Kloppenburg, who was losing in the polls by thirty points, seems to have come back and won.
On the sex front: Commenters on Yelp can be, uh, opinionated. Which is a nice way of saying that they can be opinionated assholes. Is that any different when they're reviewing a sex club? Nope.
The Beastie Boys released this — half a short film, half an advertisement for their new album, Hot Sauce Committee Pt. 2. It is remarkably well-cast for a twenty-two-minute video with no release date, featuring Will Ferrell, Danny McBride, John C. Reilly, and many more.
And finally, scientists are working on technology that will translate thoughts to computerized movement. So that with an implanted chip, a paralyzed person could control electronic legs and maybe walk again. And a horny person could unintentionally open up a lot of porn.