Finally, romance novels that will actually fit in with the other products at Stuckey's: A New York Times report says NASCAR and romance publisher Harlequin, after a trial flirtation period, have made a sweltering commitment to publish 16 stock-car-themed paperbacks. Who says burning sheet metal can't be arousing?

Ray Liotta charged with DUI: Details from Associated Press here. This is clearly proof that the upcoming release Wild Hogs is cursed.

Adam Duritz launches record label: It's called Tyrannosaurus Records, and the Counting Crows singer tells the AP he was inspired to start the label after hearing Chicago band Blacktop Mourning and rapper Notar, who are both scheduled for releases on the label this year.