Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
Jay Lake

[links] Link salad believes in the perfected past

DNA Robots on the MoveMachines made of DNA could one day assemble complex--and tiny--electrical and mechanical devices.

Apollo 11 sits on launch pad 39A — Where's Gary Seven when you need him?

Clues to Missing Matter — Reading about the Sculptor Wall gives me chills.

Oh, say, can you wear? — Roger Ebert on the American flag, and (though he's too polite to say it as such) rank conservative ignorance.

YouCut — More Republican genius. "Together we can begin to change Washington's culture of spending into a culture of savings." This from the party that drove the deficit up by three trillion dollars the last time they were in power. (Not that the Tea Party noticed it.) Yep. Principled consistency is definitely the GOP brand, through and through.

RNC uses Thurgood Marshall speech to attack Supreme Court nominee Kagan — The GOP is angry at Kagan because she agreed with Justice Marshall that the original Constitution was defective. So this is a pro-slavery platform from the GOP? Logic 101, people. Sarah Palin was right: the GOP really does stand for no hope, no change.

?otD: How do you feel about the GOP telling you that 3/5 of a person is the American Way?

Writing time yesterday: none (chemo)
Body movement: 30 minute stationary bike ride
Hours slept: 8.5 (so-so)
This morning's weigh-in: 230.4
Yesterday's chemo stress index: 6/10 (emotional stress, GI)
Currently (re)reading: Unseen Academicals by Terry Pratchett

Tags: cool, links, personal, politics, science

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