1. I'm so sad that the current touring star of "The Little Mermaid" is facing people being surprised that the mermaid looks Asian. Fortunately some are also thrilled.
2. Dreamhost is fighting a request to turn over all visitor info on a website to the government.
3. I've really enjoyed Santino Hassell's co-written books with Megan Erickson, and have his NFL stories on my TBR list. He talks here about placing queer characters with strong systems of support while they exist in a place where they are likely to be closeted.