super shopping • A rare 1896 edition of Geoffrey Chaucer produced by William Morris is to go under the hammer tomorrow and is expected to fetch up to £100,000.
birthday boy • Colombia author Garcia Marquez turns 80, fans celebrate with readings, parties and celebrations from Spain to Mexico.
v-word • saying the word vagina while reading from Eve Ensler’s “The Vagina Monologues” at an open mic session — will get you suspended at John Jay High School in New York. S is for Scrotum – V for Vagina. i feel a t-shirt coming on.
obit of note • Captain America has been fatally shot by a sniper on the courthouse steps.