If you live in northeast Portland, you're familiar with the attendant sounds of our "international" airport nearby. Seems this summer that the noise will worsen, as some jets will be diverted to the neighborhood noise-busting "crosswind runway" while the north runway is being repaved.
Okay, so this has been all over Facebook and the interwebs today, but WWP cannot resist sharing it again. Watch it all the way through. If you're not the slightest bit choked up by the end, you might want to check to see if you still have a pulse.
Over the weekend, gay bloggers were quick to blast Amazon for appearing to blacklist gay/lesbian authors by removing the popular (and sales-inducing) ratings for GLBT titles on its site. Turns out the "glitch" was the work of a hacker. Makes all the misplaced and premature gay outrage seem a little silly now, thinks WWP.