Carol Pinchevsky on nepotism — In which yours truly is quoted.
tbclone47 with an update on Rainforest Writers Village
McSweeney's on the dangers of email — Stupid funny. (Thanks to willyumtx.)
"Verbing Weirds Language"
APOD with an eclipse of the sun by Jupiter, as viewed from Galileo
The relationship between hygiene and allergies
The word processor poll
The "beef" caption contest voting poll