1) VIDEO AND PHOTOS OF POLITICIANS EATING ICE CREAM

“Nancy Pelosi—Ice Cream For Breakfast” on Bloomberg.com? Yes!

Thanks for the Dark Chocolate ice cream praise, Minority Leader of the United States House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi:

The Washington Post omitting this Toledo Blade photo from a round-up of pics of Vice President Joe Biden (and others) eating ice cream? No, no, no!

Remember when Vice President Biden visited our shop in the North Market in 2012? We do, The Post didn’t. Ah, well. We’ll always have this:

2) COLUMBUS BEER NEWS

Congrats to Columbus Brewing Co., whose Creeper imperial India pale ale took the gold at the recent Great American Beer Festival in Colorado. More than 5,500 beers from more than 1,300 breweries were entered in the festival, which is the biggest beer festival and competition for American brewers. Go, CBC, go!

4) COLUMBUS CREW’S NEW LOGO

We love the new and very improved logo unveiled by the Crew this week. Sleek, simple, modern, and balanced, it a beautifully celebrates the club’s history. Check out this cool letter-pressed version by our friends at Igloo:

4) LAZZARI/OLIMPIA ZAGNOLI’S EGG SWEATER

According to the Lazzari’s website, designer Olimpia Zagnoli is said to “listen to T.Rex, drink Coca-Cola, and wear stripes.”

Good on ya, Olimpia, because all of that added up to this happy-time piece of clothing:

5) OUR MEMORIES OF JAN HOOKS

Rest in peace, comedian-actress Jan Hooks. Here’s a great tribute from Time and here’s one of our favorite Hooks roles—Alamo tour guide: