The Times Likes Something! The New York Times recently liked 12 Innocent Men
The Times also paid homage to Weegee. This article is much better than the last New York Times tribute to noir crime photography's gritty granddaddy.
(Weegee-inspired? Art via Men's Vogue)
My New Favorite Blog is http://scandalouswoman.blogspot.com/, which gives me that sinking-into-the-mattress-to-read feeling.
Executed Today features some clever writing and impressive scholarship. Recently they ran one of my very own personal favorite execution stories.
In New York Magazine: Sarah Weinman interviewed Kathryn Harrison about While They Slept and got some remarkable quotes. Says the author: "You could say there was some ugly gratification in exploring what it was like to pound your father's head in with a baseball bat because I am someone who felt murderously angry at my father." Harold Schechter would find that affirmation for some of his theories.