Welcome to the world Tripp Easton Mitchell … I thought there was already a kid in that family named Tripp but no, that was Track and Trigg. My own name at the Sarah Palin baby name generator? Chin Trout Palin. Try it yourself.

The Guggenheim marks the closing of theanyspacewhatever exhibit with a 24 lecture marathon starting at 6 PM on Jan 6th. Some speakers I’m looking forward to: Vito Acconci, Simon Critchley, and Drew Daniel. Japanther and Ninjasonik play for free at BAM’s Sounds Like Brooklyn festival, Sat, Feb 14th at 10 PM.

And, I think I might try to go the Inauguration after all.