Short takes

Sign on to Head Butler’s weekend gig: ‘Sign Off’

By Jesse Kornbluth
Published: Jan 10, 2011

New York is Media Central, and that’s the problem — we’re inundated with information. One solution: a curator (the Head Butler idea). Happily, some smart friends have created Sign Off (The Last Email of the Day). On weeknights, they give you short takes on 3 important news stories you may have missed, 3 biggies coming up tomorrow, and 3 suggestions for insomniacs. Weekends? These clever lads have engaged me to do a Friday night “weekend edition.” Useful? Fun? Surprising? All of the above. I’m psyched. Subscribe here.