January 1st, 2011

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[links] Link salad wonders why it didn't sleep more

Celebrate Reading in 2011 with the Free Fiction Sampler — Erin Underwood with a roundup, including the opening sequence of my novel Green Powell's | Barnes & Noble | Borders ].

Scenes I love: WWBDmarkbourne on Buster Keaton as a metaphor for life.

Language Log on "Auld Lang Syne"

Uluru, Lawsuits, and Culture Change — Interesting thoughts about indigenous cultures and modernity. (Via lt260.)

The New Voodoo — Paul Krugman on budgets and politics and magical thinking about taxes. But Nassau County shows how easily responsible government can collapse in this country, now that one of our major parties believes in budget magic. All it takes is disgruntled voters who don’t know what’s at stake — and we have plenty of those. Are you proud of your Republican Party yet? Look! Clinton!

?otD: Where's my head?




1/1/2011
Writing time yesterday: 2.25 hours (Sunspin outline development)
Body movement: 30 minute stationary bike ride
Hours slept: 6.0 hours (solid)
Weight: 248.8
Currently reading: Salamanca by Dean Francis Alfar