Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
Jay Lake
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[links] Link salad for the first Saturday of a bright new year

A reader reacts to Trial of Flowers Powell's | Amazon ] — And of course, Madness of Flowers Powell's | Amazon ] will be out shortly.

Dilbert on the cold stench of death

Norman Bel Geddes Airliner #4 — This has always been one of my favorite examples of Big Science era design.

The New Motor, or the Steam-Powered Messiah — Pulled from Dark Roasted Blend's own best of 2008. Mmm. Steampunky goodness.

Gems Point to Comet as Answer to Ancient Riddle — Nanodiamonds. Coooool.

?otD: How low can you go?




1/3/2009
Body movement: 40 minute ride on the stationary bike
This morning's weigh-in: 220.6
Currently reading: The Confidence-Man: His Masquerade by Herman Melville; Norse Code by Greg van Eekhout


Originally published at jlake.com.

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