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A review of Green Powell's | Amazon | Kindle | Barnes & Noble | Borders ] — By The Long Island Press. (Thanks to scarlettina.)

Weirdest cell phones ever! — Another Dark Roasted Blend classic. Some nifty design ideas here.

Nereus Crater on MarsAPOD with a nifty image from Opportunity (which continues to exceed its 90-day design life).

England's libel laws don't just gag me, they blindfold you — The one thing that truly makes the UK England a menace to society worldwide: their ludicrous libel laws, which are completely focused on maintaining the positions of those privileged by money.

Saddam & Laura & PropagandaA Tiny Revolution with another dispatch from irony's graveside.

Secret Service strained as leaders face more threatsThe unprecedented number of death threats against President Obama, a rise in racist hate groups, and a new wave of antigovernment fervor threaten to overwhelm the US Secret Service I'm going to go out on a limb here and say these aren't liberal-progressives causing the problem. Any more than liberal-progressives caused these kinds of problems for Bush 43. Confidential to conservative America - you are known by the company you keep (and encourage).

The O’Garbage Factor - Fox News isn't just bad. It's un-American. — Again with the speaking out. Is some rationality finally returning to American political discourse?

?otD: How many angels are obtuse? How many are acute? Show your work.

Body movement: 15 minutes of stretching and meditation, 30 minutes on stationary bike
Hours slept: 6.25
This morning's weigh-in: n/a (forgot)
Currently reading: Dragon in Chains by Daniel Fox

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