The Sportsmen: 1905 — Another Shorpy image. But since when do people go deer-hunting with a canoe?
Abbott's Abode — The curious history of the place name Abbottabad.
Black Privilege — Ta-Nehisi Coates with some interesting points on race and privilege.
Climate Change Wilts Farming Yields — Rush Limbaugh needs to explain to those farmers how their weather and crops are being manipulated by a liberal conspiracy.
How to make sure your daughter grows up to marry Russell Brand — Slacktivist Fred Clark on Evangelical parenting.
We're Not at War with Islam, But Let's Do Everything We Can to Make it Look Like We Are — Deeply Christian stupidity in the bin Laden operation. Sigh.
Conservative 'logic' — Must be a tea partier.
Historically Hilarious Quote of the Day — George W. Bush on the deficit in 2001. So, how did those tax cuts work out, anyway?
Minnesota GOP leader apologizes to Neil Gaiman — More conservative bullying. Playground language from a GOP leader. Classy. Remember kids, character counts! I'm pretty sure someone somewhere said that once about some politician.
?otD: What is with all the feral chickens here?
Writing time yesterday: 2.0 hours (galleys of Endurance, some resulting minor revisions to Kalimpura)
Body movement: 60 minute beachfront walk
Hours slept: 6.5 hours (solid)
Currently reading: Sasha 124 by Alex Tillson