The winter weather advice was right on.

*It only took two hours for my 22-mile drive home.

*As was pointed out in yesterday's comments section, I totally missed a particularly interesting release for this week: Little Nothings Vol. 1: The Curse of the Umbrella, a 128-page English-language collection of Lewis Trondheim's comic blog. Do enjoy this lengthy preview. From NBM, $14.95.

*In case you haven't heard, Charles Hatfield's & Craig Fischer's Thought Balloonists is a really good review blog, and this week's two-pronged review of writer/penciller Darwyn Cooke's run on The Spirit is as good as ever.

*And: SRL.