Getting closer: Muki the Yorkshire Terrier and Mazinga the Labradoodle have been getting along wonderfully the past week! I think they're officially BFF now. Happy Friday the 13th!
Digital diplomacy: Dutch MEP believes that Europe is doing too little as a cultural leader and needs to invest in digital (and cultural) diplomacy.
OBL: President Obama understands the technical futility of releasing photos of a dead Osama bin Laden (hint: it's 2011 and anybody can photoshop anything).
Korea: Despite recent reports, South Korea is still open to meet with North Korea at the 2012 Global Nuclear Security Summit in Seoul.
Human rights: It was a relatively good week at the UNHRC.
Dance: How American Ballet Theater's first black soloist in decades became a muse for musician Prince.
USC: It's commencement day at my alma mater, with Microsoft CEO Steven A. Ballmer as speaker.
Internship: The spring deadline to intern at the State Department is July 1.