Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
Jay Lake

[links] Link salad is baaaaaack

Potlatch 17 reports here, here, here, here, here, here and here — Now don't say I never gave you nothing to read. Plus csinman finally gave me the original of the caricature they'd done of me last year.

paulskemp has a theory about me. — Soon I shall have to absorb him into the Jay Lake Collective.

Interview with the daughter of a friend of mine — She's playing Falstaff in Henry IV. Oddly, my dad played Falstaff in an amateur theatre production when I was a kid.

The Incredible Folding Chopsticks — When I was a little kid I had a little plastic set of kwai-tze.

Asian cockroach could benefit South Texas cotton farmers — Invasive species are always such a good idea. (Thanks to BBB.)

Bedroom in a box — No, it's not what you think. (Thanks to sheelangig.)

miRNA controls skin cell growth — Cool biology stuff for you Dr. Moreau fans. Behind a freewall, sorry about that.

Strange Maps — Here's some serious cool. (Thanks to lillypond.)

Gibtown — Where old carnies go to die. (Thanks to danjite.)

Woman Jailed For Failing To Return Books — Man, librarians are tough. (Thanks to danjite.)

Quaker teacher fired for changing loyalty oath — California requires a loyalty oath? That is so creepy. (Thanks to danjite.)

And of course, today is primary day in Vermont, Rhode Island, Texas and Ohio. If you live there, go vote.

Time in saddle: 20 minutes
Last night's weigh-out: 278.2
This morning's weigh-in: 277.0
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