Nothing good comes from adverbs — Language Log on usage. And if I'm not mistaken, the hat tip there is to our own andyhat.
Scrivener's Error on the recent publishing apocalypse
rosefox sends along recipes for apple pie with bacon lattice top and Bacon-Crumble Apple Pie — Mmm. :: wants ::
Ceramics That Won't Shatter — Some cool materials science stuff. And today's new word is "biomimetic".
madwriter with Things Our Ancestors Didn't Want To Talk About — An interesting meditation on the history of the history of race in Virginia.
?otD: Why do we park in the driveway and drive on the parkway?
Body movement: 85 minute suburban walk
This morning's weigh-in: 221.4
Currently reading: The Confidence-Man: His Masquerade by Herman Melville
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