So when is the first (confirmed) signing for the Toon going to happen? I'll start the bidding at June 19. Here are your Newcastle United links for today:
Broadcast Payments to Premier League clubs | BPL Official Site
Click the link at the bottom for a PDF listing all the payouts. Newcastle's cut: £47,275,106. It pays to play in the top flight.
Why Chris Hughton Should Be the Next West Ham United Manager | EPL Talk
This one is almost a week old, but still worth a read. To the commenters saying Hughton isn't a good manager: Uh, what?
Hideously diverse Britain: Good friends are hard to find | The Guardian
Hugh Muir uses some sort of neo-fatalism to explain why Nile Ranger will never not be a thug. I didn't realize that we were still overreacting to this non-story.