Wednesday Odds & Ends

By Matt Van Hoven 

There’s no better way to spend a beautiful summer New York day than chained to one’s desk. It could be worse: you could be an accountant, or something. Whatever the case, your news round up follows.

&#151 Every time AdAge writes a Burger King story, a puppy dies. link


&#151 Actual headline: Microsoft’s Bing Faces Uphill Battle. No kidding. link

&#151 A moment of silence please for WK London’s Martin Cole, who died of cancer. link

&#151 What to do if you get laid off. link

&#151 No mention of Freedom in this Daffy’s story. link

&#151 This car manufacturer sees a big opening left by GM & Chrysler. link

&#151 Worried about the poor? Don’t be, Snickers is on the job. link

&#151 Is it me or is Pop Candy the hardest site to read, ever? link

&#151 Twitter will make its first dollar in Q3 and have 1 billion users by 2013, says Twitter. link