Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
Jay Lake
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[links] Link salad Sunday edition

An apology from me — I managed to offend a number of people yesterday. Judging from the comments, I'm not sure I haven't compounded the problem.

The secret history of the term "superdelegates" — Interesting reading about lexicography, framing and politics.

Babyfood — Some really cool tromp de l'oeil chalk drawing. (Thanks to sheelangig.)

McCain says Hamas pro-Obama — Mmm, Democrats certainly are terrorists, aren't they?

The close relationship between military analysts in the media, and the Pentagon — This is a long, fairly technical story from The New New York Times, but if you're interested in how the media narrative is gamed by the Bush administration, it's fascinating reading.




4/20/08
Time in saddle: 20 minutes
Last night's weigh-out: n/a
This morning's weigh-in: 273.4 (ate too much cheese yesterday)
Currently reading: The Cater Street Hangman by Anne Perry Powell's | Amazon ]


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