Developing nations to bear cancer brunt, unprepared
Rural Pennsylvania WPA poster
The Republic of Spies — Abkhazia, one of the breakaway provinces over which Russia and Georgia fought in 2008, has been colonized by Russia’s state security services. And the locals are hardly thrilled.
Artificial meat? Food for thought by 2050 — It would solve some ethical problems, too.
Ten things I know about the mosque — Once again Roger Ebert is eloquent about conservative idiocy. His first point is far and away his best.
Top 10 Right-Wing Conspiracy Theories — The American radical right has to be considered a strong contender for the title of modern conspiracy champion. "Radical right" is being far too kind. This stuff is mainstream conservative fare, supported daily by prominent Republican politicians and media figures.
?otD: Ever seen a UFO?
Writing time yesterday: 1.25 hours (revisions)
Body movement: n/a (colonoscopy prep)
Hours slept: 6.75 (fitful)
This morning's weigh-in: 241.0
Yesterday's chemo stress index: 4/10 (fatigue, peripheral neuropathy)
Currently (re)reading: Destroyer by C.J. Cherryh