News and Notes
The Obscure Store and Reading Room
Journalist Romenesko scours the web's newspapers and magazines for those perfect "man bites dog" stories, turning his fascination with bizarre news into this lively and addictive site. It's all here -- the sick, the twisted and the just plain stupid. But what's that? You want more? How about great links to news outlets like AP, Reuters, Liz Smith, and the Smoking Gun. Still not enough? Check out shelf after shelf of underground media -- Duplex Planet to The Palindromist to West Virginia Surf Report.