November 19th, 2011

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[links] Link salad for a chemo-hazed Saturday

Science Fiction and the Interstellar Idea

Mystery 'city' caught on stunning time-lapse video from space revealed to be massive Midwest oil field

Apparent cyberattack destroys pump at Ill. water utilityIn separate incident, hacker claims access to SCADA system at Houston utility. As David Goldman says, "And so it begins."

Fox Falsely Dubs Alleged White House Attacker As "'Occupy' Shooter" — What, Fox lying about something to make people they disagree with look bad? Despite the fact that multiple law enforcement agencies found no connection. Wonder if they looked for a connection between the Tea Party and a gun nut from Idaho? Nah, why would anyone think such a thing?

Older, Suburban and Struggling, ‘Near Poor’ Startle the Census — Nothing to see here, citizen. Move along.

The myth and fact behind Newt Gingrich’s 1980 divorce

Police Response to Occupy Wall Street is Absurd — Mind you, this Forbes talking. Not exactly a hotbed of liberal sentiment.

?otD: Been grooving all week with you?




11/19/2011
Writing time yesterday: 0.0 hours (chemo fatigue)
Body movement: 0.0 minutes (chemo fatigue)
Hours slept: 15.00 (solid sleep plus napping)
Weight: n/a
Currently (re)reading: Wintersmith by Terry Pratchett