Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
Jay Lake

[links] Link salad loiters in Reno

Inflated medical bills mask true cost of careOne man’s case illustrates the problem: His medicine to treat Crohn’s disease runs the hospital about $6,300 per dose. But the bill he gets is for $38,000. This is very true of my cancer treatments.

Case Study: How a notorious spammer was brought down via Twitter

Europeans are taking the asteroid threat seriously

Earth’s moon may be millions of years younger than thought

Zakaria: Conservatism has lost touch with reality — An older one I missed. (Snurched from [info]tongodeon.)

Stop Coddling the Super-Rich

Why Rick Perry Won’t Unite the Republican Party

Crashing the Tea Party — Gosh, the allegedly independent, grass-roots Tea Party is made of white Republicans. Who knew?

Are Ryan and Bachmann Qualified to Be President? No, Not Really

?otD: Coffee, tea or me?

Writing time yesterday: 2.75 hours (5,500 words on Sunspin)
Body movement: 30 minute urban walk
Hours slept: 6.25 hours (solid)
Weight: n/a
Currently reading: The Magician King by Lev Grossman

Originally published at jlake.com. You can comment here or there.

Tags: cancer, healthcare, links, personal, politics, science

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