Language Log learns something new every day — Grammar is a moving target, so buckle up.
Shorpy with a photo of NYPD of a bygone era and what appears to be a motorcycle-mounted machine gun — What, me recoil?
The Rochester ghost subway — Nostalgic futurism in the Rust Belt. Some cool stuff here. (And, in a weird way, reminds me of the Hanford site's subway to hell.)
An Unseen Nearby Star? — Centauri Dreams with the return of Nemesis. Science, but also the stuff of space opera.
?otD: Chengdu or not Chengdu?
Body movement: urban walking all day
This morning's weigh-in: n/a (traveling)
Currently reading: The Confidence-Man: His Masquerade by Herman Melville; The Solitudes by John Crowley
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