What do Tucker Carlson, Stu Bykofsky, Keith Olbermann, Phawker, Sarah Palin, Allen Iverson, Wendy Ruderman and Barbara Laker have in common?

All are referenced or linked in this frantic, catch-all blog post before I fight the rush-hour race to Plumsteadville.

Punked! If you can follow this, it's pretty hysterical. Philebrity has more.

Speaking of Philebrity, this headline on Allen Iverson captured what I was thinking but couldn't quite put into words.

Congrats to my two Daily News colleagues and now Rupert Murdoch book buddies! Looking forward to reading Midnight in the City of Brotherly Love.

OK, off to Palinland. I'm going to try and live-tweet (I hate that term) the event on Twitter before I file my Daily News story, so....follow me on Twitter, for God's sake.