-Slingshot alum Dan Grimsley joined up with fellow Dallas-based shop Blockdot as creative director.

-M&C Saatchi teamed up with Google to launch the “Good to Know” print/OOH/online campaign here in the States (above). link

-Benjamin Weinstein is the latest director to join the roster of production company, Tool. link

-Newt Gingrich defends his attack ads against Mitt Romney. link

-Facebook IPO set for late May? link

-RIP Dan Evins, founder of Cracker Barrel. link