Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
Jay Lake

[links] Link salad is profoundly irked at life

Dreamland: 1905Shorpy with a photo of the Dreamland Ballroom, Coney Island.

10 deadly do-it-yourself gadgets

A Sign? Man Bursts Into Flames at San Francisco Sex Shop

The Ox-Files: 'Mass cow sacrifices by aliens' sent White House into panic, FBI records reveal — Hahahahah. Uh, yeah.

Why Sarah Palin doesn't get what she deserves — Interesting media perspective.

The case for rationing healthcareAmericans will have to decide what we can and cannot afford. I especially was struck by this bit: We want our doctors to go all-out for our loved ones and ourselves. But as voters and consumers, we send a different message. We pick politicians who promise to cut taxes, and we demand low-cost insurance. We're telling government and the healthcare industry to hold the line on healthcare costs, even if it means sacrificing clinical benefits. And we put doctors in the middle of this contradiction.

?otD: Got cancer?

Writing time yesterday: 0.0 hours (cancer follies)
Body movement: 30 minute stationary bike ride
Hours slept: 6.25 hours (solid)
Weight: 246.6
Currently reading: Nifft the Lean by Michael Shea

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