* I'm intrigued by this glimpse of Helena Bonham Carter as Miss Havisham in the forthcoming adaptation of Great Expectations.
* Pumpkin spice lattes are gone from Starbucks until next year. Woe.
* Reminder: If you'd like a holiday card from me, please respond here. Thanks!
Enjoy (if that's the right word) 24 nerdy jokes in 2:30 minutes (thanks to killerweasel):
So dull and dark are the November days.
The lazy mist high up the evening curled,
And now the morn quite hides in smoke and haze;
The place we occupy seems all the world.
- John Clare, "November"