July 3rd, 2008

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[links] Link salad, low bandwidth/slow browsing edition

The hidden art inside microchips — I wonder what’s on the CIA chips in my head. Oh, wait, was that my outside voice? (Thanks to tetar.)

Hoodoo SkyAPOD with another gorgeous image.

The Dykes of Doggerland — More weird Big Science (well, Big Engineering) from Strange Maps.

Kaboom: A Soldier’s War Journal — Fascinating blog from Iraq. (Thanks to evaleastaristev.)


7/3/08
Time in saddle: 0 minutes (still recovering from surgery)
Last night’s weigh-out: n/a
This morning’s weigh-in: n/a
Currently reading: n/a

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[personal] A little more updatery

Beach is cold and foggy. So am I. It was a rather difficult night, and that’s enough said about that.

There appears to be some extremely cool Escapement Amazon ] news forthcoming. Once it comes forth in a confirmable fashion, I will share.

Working today, then hanging with the family and writing. Omaha has been having some spectacularly bad weather. Next week’s travel may be interesting. In the mean time, I shall do what I always do and enjoy myself right where I am.

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[personal] July 3rd at the beach

Worked the Day Jobbe, spent a bunch of time in the small room, went out for a Mexican lunch, wrote almost 1,000 words on “The Forests of the Night”, hit the beach twice, once for sunshine and once for fireworks.

A good enough day. I shan’t need to send it to the Returns Desk after all.

The inevitable photo:

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