Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
Jay Lake
jaylake

[links] Link salad swelters in Seattle

More sexist advertising — Wow...

Maple Leaf Radio Cardavidlevine writes, Apparently the Canadian National Railway had "radio cars" on some of their trains in the early days of radio. (Originally from kateyule.)

Staff Linguist — Linguists in politics.

The Ketchup Revolution, Postponed

Over there! An 8 mile high distraction made of posh chocolate! — Arguing over organics.

Anonymous Doc on the ethics of death — I've been following this medical intern's blog. A lot of sobering and interesting stuff there.

The Straight Dope on continental drift — Including an interesting roll call of vanished supercontinents.

?otD: Saturday. What, a day?



8/1/2009
Body movement: n/a (traveling)
This morning's weigh-in: n/a (traveling)
Currently reading: Bridge of Birds by Barry Hughart


Originally published at jlake.com.

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