While Lakefair decends upon Olympia, causing the locals to get absurdly drunk and violent (and the local paper stays quiet about it), rebels close in on the Liberian capitol and California governor Gray Davis defends himself against Arnold Schwarzenneger.

But the news story that really catches my interest is that two legs and possibly a partial torso were found Friday here in Thurston County. I can’t help but wonder if this has to do with my late roommate Jon . Every time a body turns up around here, I wonder if doesn’t have anything to do with him.