The blog shortcut, October 8 edition

Gotta love all that fur.

Lining up your online content...

Cafe Society features Jared Jacang Maher's piece about mistaking a group of bears -- that would be members of the hirsute gay subculture, not the creatures who shit in the woods -- for a rugby team. No goal. In addition, read about the unexpectedly quick return of Nine75 and the planned expansion of SAME Café.

And Backbeat Online? Get the deets regarding the return of the Denver Message Board and dig into a Q&A with Rob Swire of Pendulum, one of the hotter bands in the U.K. right now. Just trying to keep you up to date. -- Michael Roberts

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