Exciting news, part the first: the utterly wonderful Roxanne Gray is coming to The Toast to launch something appropriately called The Butter. More evidence, if it was needed, that online publishing doesn't have to be listicles, SEO-mangled headlines and hasty retractions of Twitter rumours reported as fact.
Exciting news, part the second: Jon Hamm will star in a three-part Black Mirror Christmas special. What the words 'Christmas special' mean to Charlie Brooker is anyone's guess. In the bleak midwinter indeed.
- A few words from Clarence Carter for the Irish political classes. He even name-checks the Late Late Show.
Always read the small print
When people connected to the hotspot, the terms and conditions they were asked to sign up to included a “Herod clause” promising free Wi-Fi but only if “the recipient agreed to assign their first born child to us for the duration of eternity”. Six people signed up.
Netflix is branching out into movie production. This should surprise the sum total of zero people.
Oh The Glamour!
If you've $23,000 to spare you could definitely spend it on something more worthwhile than a return flight from Singapore to New York.
Worth Pondering, Quora Edition
Totally Confused, Dog + Water Edition
Think you know someone who might like to receive more emails like this? Then forward this one on to them so they can read the words below.
Hey! Want to be part of something hip and retro like a mailing list? Of course you do? Then head on over here to subscribe. I promise not to spam you or sell your email address to Facebook. Or Google. Or Twitter. Or anyone else at all.
Follow @WantYouToKnowHQ on Twitter for more bits and bobs.