This Day in Blogging History: Steve Martin's bio; Woolen organs; Raratonaga's abandoned Sheraton

One year ago today

Born Standing Up, by Steve Martin: I've always admired Steve Martin. He's smart, funny, and avoids engaging in the kind of behavior that ends up in celebrity tabloids.

Five years ago today

Delicate woolen organs: Sara Hillenberger's knitted woolen organs have a cashmeresque delicacy that makes them almost yummy-seeming.

Ten years ago today

Island Chronicle extra: Abandoned Raratonga Sheraton: Concrete structure over-run with vines. Like Machu Pichu only with modern architecture.