Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
Jay Lake

[links] Link salad stood by the water's edge in its dreams

DNA identifies new ancient human dubbed 'X-woman' Scientists have identified a previously unknown type of ancient human through analysis of DNA from a finger bone unearthed in a Siberian cave. The time traveller's wife's wife!

Hostility towards a scientific consensus: A sign of a crank — Sign of a crank, or a Republican.

Kristallnacht, RevisitedMaking Light on the politics of organized window-breaking.

Lying Liberal Liars and their Loathsome LiesThe Edge of the American West on conservative views of history. This stuff would be funny if it weren't going into textbooks to be taught to unsuspecting children.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/03/25/AR2010032500006.htmlSenate Republicans have successfully identified two minor violations of reconciliation rules in the final piece of the health-care package. The violations will force the Senate to change the reconciliation bill and ship it to the House of Representatives for final passage. The ideologues and dead-enders win a round in their quest to restore pre-existing conditions, lifetime coverage limitations and strip insurance coverage from America's children.

?otD: Have you seen them buried in a sheltered place in this town?

Writing time yesterday: 1 hour, 45 minutes
Body movement: 30 minutes on stationary bike
Hours slept: 8.5 (interrupted)
This morning's weigh-in: 234.2
Yesterday's chemo stress index: 3/10
Currently reading: [between books]

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