Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
Jay Lake

[links] Link salad hump day edition

karindira with a thoughtful meditation on the homeless who congregate outside her office

Steve York rocks the house asking what science fiction really is

What purpose does short fiction serve? — The SF Signal mind meld is at it again. My name comes up a couple of times.

American National Unimotorcyclists Society — Yes, A.N.U.S.

Do All Companies Have to be Evil? — Enron, Google and the evolutionary psychology of corporate environments. Scientific American with a loaded question.

Mexican Dino May Have Made Music — Must... not... comment...

Why the Right is behind online
Erick Erickson, editor of the popular conservative megablog RedState, conceded that progressives currently enjoy an advantage over conservatives online-though he attributed it to an asymmetry in free time, since conservatives "have families because we don't abort our kids, and we have jobs because we believe in capitalism."
Hahahahahahahahahahahahahah. It's so cute, what conservatives think about the rest of the world. Too bad about that whole reality thing.

Making Light on sympathy for the Clintons — A very thoughtful statement about Hillary and Bill.

Time in saddle: 18 minutes at varying speeds (working my way back to 30 minutes due to knees being NSF last week)
Last night's weigh-out: 270.6
This morning's weigh-in: 269.6
Currently reading: The Alphabet Versus the Goddess: The Conflict Between Word and Image, by Leonard Shlain Powell's | Amazon ]

Weight since dieting
Tags: culture, funny, linls, personal, politics, science, writing

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