Spanning the Web

1217268261Taking you around the Internet for your afternoon enjoyment.

Bob Novak is in the hospital: The conservative columnist has been diagnosed with a brain tumor and will soon begin treatment at Brigham and Women’s. [Sun Times]

Whole Foods is really full of compost: Cantabrigians can now dump off their trash at the Whole Foods on Prospect St. And while you’re there, be sure to pick up some organic wheat germ. [Wicked Local]

It’s not looking good for Mitt: The blogs are alive with speculation about John McCain’s running mate, and they all point to Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty. [New Republic]

Now pitching for the Yankees, Carl Pavano? Joy of Sox is all over ESPN’s wretched broadcast from last night. [Joy of Sox, via Universal Hub]