- Memphis Memories from Oct. 3, 1884:
The boy who jumped from a fourth-story window into a basement on Madison a couple of weeks ago to avoid arrest for larceny has so far recovered that he is able to crawl about the hospital a little. Last night he left his bunk and crawled into an adjoining ward where he stole several trifles and then crawled back to his own bed where he secreted his spoils under his pillow.
- The disconnect between Hollywood and middle America, explained: Whoopi Goldberg thinks that Roman Polanski shouldn't be extradited on charges of drugging, having his way with a 13-year-old girl and fleeing justice for France 30 years ago because it wasn't "rape rape."
- Obama, shmobama, here's a real example of race relations improving in America: A white girl wins Miss Kentucky State University, an historically black college.