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Jay Lake
Date: 2008-08-16 16:19
Subject: [links] Link salad got up early and went hiking, and all I got was this lousy post
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More on the state of my stunt colon

Ghoti and choughs againLanguage Log with some deep geekery about the inefficiency of learning English.

Cheese wedding cakes — ZOMG!!! It’s almost enough to make me want to get married again someday. (Thanks to kateyule.)

Mmmm. Radium. — Machine translation here in case you don’t read French. (Thanks to willyumtx.)

Neanderthals Didn’t Mate With Modern Humans, Study Says — Clearly these guys have never been to a frat party. Actually, there’s some pretty cool genetics in this article. (Thanks to lt260.)

Before the gunfire, cyberattacks — Infowar in Georgia. I believe the Chinese have been conducting similar campaigns against Pentagon servers for a while, albeit at a lower level of intensity. (Thanks to lt260.)


8/16/08
Time in saddle: n/a (3 hours hiking on Mt. Hood instead)
Last night’s weigh-out: n/a
This morning’s weigh-in: 239.0
Currently reading: The Avatar by Poul Anderson

Originally published at jlake.com. You can comment here or there.

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Tim W. Burke
User: timwb
Date: 2008-08-17 00:33 (UTC)
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The cheese wedding cake link is a 404 using Firefox.
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Jay Lake
User: jaylake
Date: 2008-08-17 00:35 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Crikey! Someone's sabotaged my HTML!

Fixed now. Thanks!
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