Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
Jay Lake

[links] Link salad for a quiet Sunday

Dragon Meat — Yeah, because, um... Never mind. I got nothing.

A cryptozoology meeting at the Zoological Society of London

96-year-old woman confesses to 1946 murder

A Gallery of Computers as FurnitureWho says our personal IT infrastructure should become invisible?

'The day after Iran's first nuclear test is a normal day'A bizarre article on a Revolutionary Guard website breaks a taboo by anticipating the impact of an Iranian bomb.

The God who brought you out of Egypt — Slacktivist Fred Clark with a Biblical analysis of Alabama's new Arizona-style immigrant hate laws.

Michele Bachmann Said What!? — A guide to the toxic intellectual vacuousness of a GOP wunderkind. It's actually possible I might wind up missing Dubya. Hell, he made me miss the banal incompetence and subtle evil of Ronald Reagan, after all. Why are the conservative politics of my political lifetime such an utter race to the bottom?

Ridge Alleges Bush Political Pressure for Terrorism AlertTom Ridge appears to be alleging in a new book that the Bush administration put political pressure on him to raise the terrorism threat level in fall of 2004 so as to help George W. Bush's chances of reelection. Republicans playing political games with national security? Why, that's as unthinkable as cooking false intelligence to launch a trillion-dollar, decade-long war! Any party that did that would be branded as unpatriotic and finished in American politics. I'm shocked, shocked I tell you.

?otD: Cake or death?

Writing time yesterday: 1.0 hours (WRPA)
Body movement: 30-minute stationary bike ride
Hours slept: 6.5 hours (solid)
Weight: 235.4
Currently (re)reading: A Clash of Kings by George R.R. Martin

Tags: culture, funny, iran, links, personal, politics, religion, science, tech

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