Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
Jay Lake

[links] Link salad sleeps long and lazes in

You smell, I stinkLanguage Log on smell words. I run into this in my writing, where I do try to keep track of the five senses rule.

How Much Does it Cost to go to Hogwarts? — (Via Freakonomics.)

Mass psychosis in the USHow Big Pharma got Americans hooked on anti-psychotic drugs. Speaking as someone who is neurotypical and psychologically healthy, but is also carrying an antipsychotic prescription for an off-label usage, this isn't quite this simple.

Maps reflect Flickr and Twitter Usage

A starry night over DubaiAPOD with a Gulf States cityscape that is quite striking.

Tomorrow's Transistor, Built Atom by AtomA more precise manufacturing method will help as electronics shrink ever smaller.

Taking a Look at the Governor, Back When He Was a Democrat — The New York Times on conservative darling Rick Perry. (Via my Dad.)

Jane Smiley reviews Frank Schaeffer’s ‘Sex, Mom, and God’ — I may have to read this book. (Snurched from Slacktivist.)

?otD: What question would you put here?

Writing time yesterday: 1.25 hours (Sunspin)
Body movement: n/a (suburban walking to come)
Hours slept: 8.25 hours (solid)
Weight: n/a
Currently reading: Redemption in Indigo by Karen Lord

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