Shout outs and a complaint

Hey Nick, that site isn't going to write itself you know. Now if my site could learn to write itself while accurately expressing my thoughts, that would be damn cool.

Help fight John Bolton's nomination for U.N. ambassador, and see what Scott P. is up to. Scotty, I assume you caught Holbrooke's statements this week?

Yesterday's Times crossword involved, in four different locations, writing three letters in one square. Is this wholly novel, or have they pulled that kind of crap before?