What Could Have Been Entering the Public Domain on January 1, 2010? — (Scott Edelman via scarlettina.)
calendula_witch with some more photos of my scars (and tattoo) — Slightly NSFW.
Smile! You've got cancer — Barbara Ehernreich on cancer and the tyranny of positive thinking. (Thanks to danjite.) Per my brother, see also this related piece in The Economist.
Looking Into the Past — A cool site restaging photos. (Thanks to willyumtx.)
The Future of Human Spaceflight — Are astronauts close to extinction?.
The Year of the Assassin — A leftie semirant which I found pretty interesting. Lots of comments on the American attitude toward war, including this gem: if we are no nation of warriors, from the point of view of the rest of the world we are certainly the planet’s foremost war-makers.
American Evangelicals and the Ugandan anti-gay hate law — You really are responsible for the consequences of your beliefs, people.
?otD: Are you a rocketman?
Body movement: 30 minute ride on stationary bike
Hours slept: 5.5
This morning's weigh-in: 229.2 (!)
Currently reading: (between books)