Before HBO formally introduces new blogger Toni Britton/Calico Girls of Sandpoint to you, how about a sample of her poetry, from a cat's perspective here?
*Cis Gors/From A Simple Mind sounds off about car insurance companies after seeing her rates go up because (drum roll, puh-leez), she and the king of the house scored only 10 of 14 points necessary to have a perfect credit report. If you're asking what a credit report has to do with car insurance, click here.
*Marianne Love/Slight Detour taught her Sandpoint journalism students to always try to get it right before it appeared in print; so, you can imagine her reaction to the inaccurate news last night when the media was reporting that 12 of 13 miners had survived the W.Va. mine blast here.
*In Video Journal, colleague Jesse Tinsley explains what went into taking that polar bear plunge shot at Lake Coeur d'Alene on New Year's Day here.
*If you don't think North Idaho has critical infrastructure, Bill McCrory/Whitecaps sez to think again here.
Also: *Amy/That's Life, Life Goes On provides tips on how to start from scratch to become an eBay seller here, CDADave/Thin Air explains why blogging isn't as easy as it looks here, and Stebbijo/Your Choice lists attainable resolutions here.