Comedy edition of ellipses: ... Just in case you think Jon Stewart is too cool to have ever sported a goatee. ... The charming British comedian Daniel Kitson has been playing at a bar about 40 feet from my apartment the past three nights, but I haven't made it over there. I'm very lazy. Here's Kitson at a comedy festival, and here's a post I wrote about a time I did see him way back when. ... Brian Regan explains how string theory really clicked for him.