Hey, it’s be kind to animals week. So don’t kick your dog. Also, if you really need a week to be kind to animals, you might want to consider therapy of some sort.
In other news,
• Evidence is mounting that the Pakistani Taliban “helped inspire and train” Faisal Shahzad.
• A 6.5- or 6.4-magnitude earthquake hit parts of Peru and Chile last night.
• Budget cuts are threatening after-school programs in the city.
• There are a whole bunch of iPhone (and BlackBerry) apps that might help you save some time on your commute, if that’s what you’re after.
• All of those subway station workers who were supposed to be fired? Well, they haven’t been. Yet.