Shutdown Showdown | Taxes | Sheen’s New Low

  • TV Newswer: It was a late night last night for journalists covering the impending federal government shutdown. One hopes they will be compensated for their work, unlike the “inessential” government employees soon to be out of a paycheck.
  • GalleyCat: David Foster Wallace‘s final novel The Pale King will help you do your taxes. It’s only 547 pages long, so we suggest you read it before filing anything.
  • FishbowlLA: We know you’re sick of hearing about him, and we’re sick of telling you about him, but Charlie Sheen reached a new low last night on stage in Columbus, Ohio when he had the crowd join him in chanting about ex-wife Denise Richards “F*ck that b*tch!”