Because it's Friday, and we're feeling extra chipper, we'd like to make a quick plug for two things that relate to Athens' other passion (besides politics), and that's music.
The Stale Cartoon is hosted by a friend of ours, and is your go-to resource if you're a fan of punk, hardcore, or ska music, especially the local scene. (We're don't know beans about any of that, but the blog is great anyway.)
Northern State is not from Athens. But we wish they were.