A reader reacts to Green — Somewhat with the liking.
Anthologizing: The Thackery T. Lambshead Cabinet of Curiosities — A review with kind words about my story therein.
Subterranean Chronicles — A cool new Web comic.
IQ changes in teens as brain changes, study finds — Heh. Anybody with a teen in the house could have told you this.
Old American theory is ‘speared’ — An ancient bone with a projectile point lodged within it appears to up-end – once and for all – a long-held idea of how the Americas were first populated. I don’t pretend to understand the politics of Clovis vs pre-Clovis North American anthropology, but I know they’ve been weird for years.
Worm Offspring Inherit Longevity Even without the Genes — Worms given life-span-enhancing mutations produce offspring that lack the responsible genes but live longer anyway. Welcome to epigenetics.
A skeptical physicist ends up confirming climate data — Oops. A Koch-sponsored study seeking to overturn climate change data confirms it. Darn those facts biased against the conservative position. (Via
Revealed – the capitalist network that runs the world — The real Illuminati. (Via
Misportraying the Occupy Wall Street Protesters — Some Democratic political idiocy for a change. Tools.
Occupy Wall Street Demographic Survey Results Will Surprise You
Cain: ‘If You Don’t Have A Job And You Are Not Rich, Blame Yourself!’ — Ah, compassionate conservatism. It’s views like this that ensure I’ll never be a conservative. I believe in compassion and opportunity, unlike citizen Cain and the millions in the GOP base who applaud sentiments like this. Are you proud of your Republican party?
The orange standard — Sheer political lunacy of a delightful sort. Paging Herman “9-9-9″ Cain to the produce section. (Snurched from Steve Buchheit.)
‘They’ve turned the world inside out’ — Some sobering analysis of Republican obstructionism on the president’s jobs bill. The saddest part is how routine this insanity has become.
?otD: What’s on your Friday plate?
Writing time yesterday: 0.5 hours (some WRPA despite chemo fatigue)
Body movement: 30 minute stationary bike ride
Hours slept: 6.5 hours (interrupted)
Currently reading: Snuff by Terry Pratchett
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