November 27th, 2010


[links] Link salad returns, albeit slowly

Political shenanigans with word counts — Wow. Weird. Canadian politics intersects with editorial practice.

Darwinian Theory of Beauty — Art guru James Gurney with some interesting stuff.

Future Cruiser, 1946 — Another of the seemingluy endless series of Bohn ads from the future-that-never-was. (I have several of these framed on the wall at Nuevo Rancho Lake.)

Pit Stop for U.F.O.'s, and Humans Who Love Them — (Thanks to Dad.)

A Spot of Blood Reveals Your AgeA new forensic test can estimate a person's age, to within nine years, from blood at the scene of a crime.

Astrobiology on the Cheap — Concering "cubesats", a/k/a secondary payload nanosatellites. Your new technical twrm for the day.

Where I draw the line — Roger Ebert is eloquently cranky about the TSA.

?otD: Did you eat turkey this week?

Writing time yesterday: 0.0 hours
Body movement: 30 minute stationary bike ride
Hours slept: 6.25 hours (solid)
This morning's weigh-in: 247.2
Yesterday's chemo/post-op stress index: 5/10 (fatigue, peripheral neuropathy, emotional distress)
Currently reading: Between books