November 11th, 2013


[links] Link salad heads for the oncologist

The Tree of Life — John Picacio does an art project involving me and my good friend photographer Scott Frey.

Infant immune systems set on low to encourage microbiome growthKeeping the immune system in check helps the development of healthy gut bacteria.

Coupling an Electronic Skin Tattoo to a Mobile Communication Device — What could possibly go wrong?

Get Fuzzy nails the conservative mindset behind Intelligent Design and evolution denial

These Are the Next Gay-Marriage BattlegroundsBreaking down the fight for gay marriage in the U.S. And the dominoes fall. There simply is no principled stance against gay marriage, only bigotry cloaked in religious claims exploited for the political convenience of a failing minority party.

Americans already think a third of the budget goes to foreign aid. What if it did? — A modest proposal to leverage conservative willful ignorance in order to actually do good in the world. (Via Slacktivist Fred Clark.)

?otD: Know any veterans?

Writing time yesterday: 0.0 hours (chemo brain)
Hours slept: 9.25 hours (solid)
Body movement: 30 minute stationary bike ride
Weight: 237.4
Number of FEMA troops on my block forcing children to learn critical thinking skills: 0
Currently reading: n/a (chemo brain)