Culture: DC is fifth on the “bohemian index”, a list of uber-creative cities. Richard Florida, author of The Creative Class and founder of the Creative Class Group, believes San-Antonio is the most non-bohemian city.
More Culture: Actor Laurence Fishburne brings “Thurgood” to life.
Transport: Zipcar plans to go public as a way to pay down its debt.
Design: Massimo Vignelli, who designed the original signs on the Metro system, thinks they have gotten too cluttered.
Media: Tony Burman, head of Al Jazeera-English, claims BBC offers a “British perspective of the world.” Interesting, but the BBC is the single most quoted news source by US bloggers, says a Pew report.
Funny and Random: The National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform, also known as the Deficit Commission, has run out of money.