Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
Jay Lake

[links] Link Salad at the beginning of the workday

A review passim of Trial of Flowers Powell's | Amazon ]

A lovely short film about Rendezvous With Rama.

Velociraptor safety precautions — Nicked, I believe, from dinogrl.

You too can and should be an intelligence analyst — Commentary on intelligence and government decision making. Courtesy of chriswjohnson. (Who is having his first professional photography exhibition shortly, btw.)

The Daily Triplicate covers the upcoming North Coast Redwoods Writers Conference — With a comment from me, and a mention of Mainspring Powell's | Amazon ].

Apparently I am pidley.

Military Seen as Best Able to Guide War — The story is serious (about public perceptions of the Iraq War) but that headline may be the stupidest I've seen in a long time.

Camel Case — A discussion of capitalization in English, with special attention to SoftWare UsaGe.

And finally, for dessert...

Chocolate deities — Courtesy of sheelangig.

The lime and the coconut were fighting for the strand
The lime beat the coconut all around the sand.
Some gave them margaritas, and some gave them beer;
Some gave pina coladas and drummed them out of there.
Tags: culture, funny, language, links, mainspring, movies, politics, trial

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