Sad news: David Carr has died.
On to your regularly scheduled happy Friday:
Chris Evans, with a beard, in plaid, talking about Transcendentalists. You're welcome.
My bookseller friend Jonny with an important message: Why books are the only Valentine’s Day present worth giving
16 Hilarious Literary Valentine's Day Cards
Speaking of, want some adorable Classic Alice valentines? Any donation gets you EIGHT.
Which "Shameless" Guy Should Be Your Valentine This Year? (I got JimmySteve, which . . . could be worse. Obviously the correct answer is Lip, but obviously I'd never get him because his quiz answers are all about sex and I want Lip for his BRAIN.)
This Is What A Cup Of Tea Looks Like In 22 Different Countries
A walk through the old pastry shops of downtown Tehran
How to Tell If You Are in a Logic Puzzle