Stainless goddess — Oh, the cultural signifiers in this image...
Language Log is either funny or cranky about the Twitter — Frankly, I can't tell.
The spell of the cell — Art guru James Gurney on the sociology and physiology of cell phone use.
All is vanity — More on the usual conservative misrepresentations of, well, everything. In this case, Obama's character.
Cantor tells Netanyahu that he will "check" the White House — Now, just imagine if the tables were turned. Think back to 2007. Imagine if Nancy Pelosi sat down with the President of France and told him that she would serve as a check on the Bush Administration. What if she followed that up by noting the 200-plus-year-old special relationship that NATO ally France has had with the United States since LaFayette? She'd still be fighting the treason charges in court today.
?otD: What was your favorite con badge, ever?
Writing time yesterday: 1.0 hours (2,600 new words on Kalimpura)
Body movement: 30 minute stationary bike ride
Hours slept: 6.5 hours (solid)
This morning's weigh-in: n/a
Yesterday's chemo/post-op stress index: 3/10 (fatigue, peripheral neuropathy, emotional distress)
Currently reading: Between books