The Sesame Workshop has been quietly testing out a new video player that will let users browse through (you guessed it) Sesame Streets clips both new and old. While there are a number of clips available, so far the big hits of old have yet to make an appearance, but I can’t imagine they’d leave those off for long.
Finally, an encyclopedia of rock for the never was! – For Those Who Tried to Rock asks readers to send in their stories of failed rock stardom, of any stripe.
The Intercollegiate Studies Institute’s Civic Literacy Test – Last year’s report by the ISI showed that American universities are failing to instill basic knowledge about the foundations of America civic thought, with an average score of 54.2% among college seniors. Take the Civic Literary Test and see how well you do.