I had a long post all set to go about Scrippsin' It '09 and the bets I have placed with my brother (over/unders for prepubescent moustache notwithstanding, I'm pretty confident in my pick for champion) but can we talk about something real fast? The semifinalists were just announced.
Alex Wells????? Serena Laine-Lobsinger?????
Way to go cool kids. Way to show up and co-opt what the nerds like and ruin things, as usual.