A Captive Christmas: 1919 — Shorpy goes to prison.
Seeing Beyond the Big Bang — Centauri Dreams with some very Big Idea cosmology.
British team discovers lost Eden amid forgotten forest of Africa — Via Google Earth, no less. And "discovers" for some value of "discover" which doesn't include the people who live there now. Ahem. (Thanks to lt260.)
Siphonophore — WTF!? Cthulhu under the waves. (Thanks to lt260.)
Survey: Keyboards, DRM to become scarce in 2012 — Don't think I believe this, but it's interesting.
Statistics on religion in America — (Thanks to Matt Staggs.)
It's time to amend the 20th amendment — Sandy Levinson on lame duck obstructionism. As usual in matters political, ask yourself what the reaction would be if the party roles were reversed. (Snurched from Scriveners Error.)
?otD: What kind of jelly does Santa's bowful tummy shake like when he laughs?
Body movement: 40 minute stationary bike ride
This morning's weigh-in: 219.6
Currently reading: The Confidence-Man: His Masquerade by Herman Melville
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