Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
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[links] Link salad thinks of noses

The Inaugural Airship Awards — In which Mainspring is nominated. Cherie's going to kick my ass, though.

How to communicate with writersSMBC nails us.

Seaplane Cruiser — :: wants ::

How High Is The Sky? — A 1940s approach to education through illustration. Fascinating. (Via goulo.)

Transgenic Worms Make Tough Fibers — The story is interesting in its own right, but I love the headline.

Giant marine virus found — Speaking of bizarre headlines...

Hugh Hefner has been good for us — Roger Ebert with a meditation on sex and society, which reminds me all over again why I can never be a conservative. Social repression and criminalization of consensual private behavior are profoundly unAmerican and inhumane, and they are mainstays of conservative thought and political action to this day. [ETA: Perhaps obviously, this link will not be especially worksafe.]

Climate Change: The Evidence — The problem with staking your scientific views on political positions is that facts are evidence-based, not rhetorical.

Top Six Established Laws That Tea Partiers Claim Are Unconstitutional — Coz you know, rational and nuanced social policy is such a critical hallmark of the Tea Party.

?otD: Cardassians or Kardashians?




10/27/2010
Writing time yesterday: 0.0 hours (medical follies)
Body movement: 30 minute stationary bike ride
Hours slept: 6.75 hours (solid)
This morning's weigh-in: 242.2
Yesterday's chemo/post-op stress index: 4/10 (fatigue, peripheral neuropathy, emotional distress)
Currently reading: I Wonder by Marian Bantjes

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