Thanks to Leslie Ellis of TrialGraphix  |  Kroll Ontrack we actually have TWO favorite things this issue. 

Leslie’s Favorite Thing One:

My new favorite thing is the TripIt website.  You forward your confirmation
emails from airlines, hotels, car rentals, etc. to the website, and it puts it all in one, easy to read, and (the best part) Blackberry-accessible itinerary, complete with maps and directions.  It's totally awesome.  And linkable.

The website is

Leslie’s Favorite Thing Two:

Another favorite thing – the Empirical Legal Studies blog.  These folks conduct and report on the empirical research on legal issues that we otherwise have a hard time getting access to.   It's heavily academic, but chock-full of useful info and the posts are usually very well-written.

The website is: