Wuxiapedia — Translated Chinese epic fiction. Interesting stuff. (Thanks to Jacques B.)
Virtual History: Alternatives and Counterfactuals — An historian looks at AH. Sort of.
Review of Why Think? Evolution and the Rational Mind — "When enough people share a delusion, it loses its status as a psychosis and gets a religious tax exemption instead." Hahahahahaha.
Retropolis — I am there. T-shirts for yesterday's tomorrows, baby!
io9 on galactic habitable zones — Some very cool stuff here.
APOD with a stunning shot of the night sky over Flagstaff, AZ
Should We Shout Into the Darkness? — The (supposed) perils of METI.
German schoolboy, 13, corrects NASA's asteroid figures — Must have forgotten to convert English to metric again...
Red Baron tribute car — I remember the original of this thing.
The Official Village Voice Election-Season Guide to the Right-Wing Blogosphere —
Time in saddle: 18 minutes
Last night's weigh-out: n/a
This morning's weigh-in: 272.2
Currently reading: Blue Highways by William Least Heat-Moon [ Powell's | Amazon ]