"Roman Candle" turns 20: Secrets of Elliott Smith's accidental masterpiece (slideshow)
Elliott and the friends with whom he recorded in middle school in Texas (photo courtesy of Dan Pickering)
And now, for something completely adorable …
Having survived a contentious midterm election, an avalanche of pundit debates, and seizure-inducing graphics, we all need a little break from the madness. We have just the antidote for you. Settle in, sit back — and enjoy the least controversial subject known to man: the cuteness of baby animals.