Joe Konrath talks to Blake and Jordan Crouch about free ebooks and exclusivity. Not coincidentally, their new book EERIE is free for Amazon’s Kindle. (A Newbie’s Guide to Publishing)

• My good friend Austin Trunick interviews Keira Knightley and Steve Carrell about their new film, Seeking a Friend for the End of the World, for Under the Radar Magazine. (Under the Radar, via Austin Trunick)

Amanda Palmer and David Byrne doing “Burning Down the House”? Sold. (Boing Boing)

Lulu is giving authors free custom publishing advice. (Publishers Weekly)

• A woman was jailed for not returning a copy of Twilight to her local library. (LitReactor)

• One of my favorite crime writers, Lawrence Block, is giving away some books for free. Free, people! (Lawrence Block)

The Vice Presidents that history forgot. (Smithsonian, via Boing Boing)