- Dick Cavett on the time (October 14, 1981) when, two of my favorite writers, John Updike and John Cheever paid him a visit on his talk show.
- A former religious right leader, Frank Schaeffer, writes an open letter to President Obama.
- Strange bedfellows, the religious right and the Christian left, join forces to provide advice to Obama on reducing poverty. This is a good thing.
- What Hookers Do on Valentine’s Day.
- And, a bit of reading for the occasion, Money Can’t Buy You Love.