The Great Balloon Race will suck you in. You'll have to fight your way out. From DaMomma who has written a moving post about taking kids (in a stroller!) to the Boston Marathon.
Our new favorite video, thanks to Foodmomiac. Thanks, Foodmomiac. Thanks a lot. We can't get the damn thing out of our heads. Wha wha wha!
And courtesy dear husband, who I neglected to acknowledge for bringing home the Ira Glass collection, here are some sad and strange Russian playgrounds.