Review: Hail, Caesar! 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' delivers
Man with Breast Cancer Denied Medicaid — Because he's not a woman.
Are Smart People Getting Smarter?
Antiproton ring found around Earth — Cool stuff, Maynard. (Via Chris W. Johnson.)
Google's self-driving wreck: Really human error?
Texas State University researcher discovers pirate shipwreck — Mmm, Captain Morgan.
Boeing pilots to make space trip — Commercial space.
Should the DMV Be Allowed to Censor Vanity Plates?
Police officers convicted over Katrina bridge shootings — I am very glad to see some justice in this awful case.
The Right Wing's Thin Skin — They sure do love to dish out the abusive labeling, but they sure do hate to take it.
Will the Debt Deal Force Higher Taxes on the Rich? — (Thanks to Dad.)
Downgraded US Credit Rating: What comes of Coddling the Super-Rich — I understand why Republican politicos and donors go along with their tax policy. I have never understood why rank and file Republican voters do, when it is so profoundly against both their personal interests and against the national interest.
Writing time yesterday: 1.75 hours (WRPA)
Body movement: 30 minutes stationary bike ride
Hours slept: 8.0 hours (solid)
Currently reading: The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms by N.K. Jemisin