✽ Is Jamba Juice really feeling that threatened by the new McDonald's smoothies? Hmmm... I'll have to try one.
✽ The headline says, "'The Message of the Cross' Goes Global." The fact is, though, that the message of the cross can't "go" global because it already IS global and has been global from the beginning. Leave it to the publicists to overstate their significance.
✽ Joel and Victoria have moved into a $10.5M mansion. Property taxes alone are $260,000/year. ~ link
✽ "A boat made from thousands of plastic bottles has sailed into Sydney Harbour, completing a four-month voyage that began in San Francisco." ~ BBC
✽ "Young evangelical writer: 'Move on' from evolution-creationism debate." Yep. About time. ~ USA Today
✽ "'House churches' keep worship small, simple, friendly" ~ USA Today