And kudos to Belle Mellor this week for scoring the front cover of The Economist! I'm a big fan of Mellor's work, have a look if you haven't seen it. (Don't miss her Sleep with the Fishes animation.) I'm proud of The Economist; they used to feature a lot of quick knock-off Photoshop covers, but these days they're using more and more high-quality illustration and political cartoons.
My neighbour friend is planning a party for tonight and is putting her event management skills to good use: