Table of Contents announced for Year's Best Science Fiction 27, ed. Gardner Dozois — I am quite pleased to note that my short story from Lone Star Stories, "On the Human Plan", appears therein, that piece's second YB nod.
I Am a Genius of Unspeakable Evil and I Want to Be Your Class President by Josh Lieb — An interesting review by Andrew Wheeler.
Flatiron Rising: 1902 — For all you Tor Books fen out there...
North Sentinel Island, Andaman Sea — A striking photo from NASA's Earth Observatory site.
In Russia, Apophis impacts YOU! — Bad Astronomy on dangerous imprecisions in the Russian space program's leadership.
Bush press secretary Dana Perino: "We did not have a terrorist attack on our country during President Bush's term." — Um, yeah. This one's a few weeks old, but I somehow missed it at the time. And people wonder why I think conservatives are nuts. That isn't exactly up there with forgetting to buy eggs. (Remember how Your Liberal Media tore Al Gore to shreds over a misrepresented statement about his role in funding the early development of the Internet? Your Liberal Media was all over this one, weren't they?)
?otD: 2009 or 2010?
Body movement: n/a (60 minute urban walk forthcoming)
Hours slept: 6.0
This morning's weigh-in: 225.0
Currently reading: Living With Ghosts by Kari Sperring