20 awesome gingerbread creations inspired by sci-fi films and TV — A gingerbread AT-AT? (Via my mom.)
As Permafrost Thaws, Scientists Study the Risks — I don't know why scientists are wasting money gathering realworld data when GOP ideology has already told us the Truth.
Hints of Higgs from the Large Hadron Collider — APOD with a mighty cool photo of the LHC.
Dear Congress, It's No Longer OK To Not Know How The Internet Works — SOPA and you. (Via
They Call It the Reverse Gender Gap — And so…?
The Ghosts of Watergate — Ah, the politics of resentment.
Iowa newspaper backs Mitt Romney? Weird GOP race gets a little weirder. — The Des Moines Register endorsing Mitt Romney even though Romney has essentially ignored the state? It's just the latest line in a bizarre GOP presidential primary season. I can sure see why conservative voters unhappy with Obama long for a return to Bush-era runaway expansion of Federal powers, massively costly foreign wars and record-setting deficits, but I can only laugh at their inability to find a sufficiently lunatic savior from among their pool of candidates.
?otd: Would you recommend cancer as a hobby?
Writing time yesterday: 0.0 hours (chemo fatigue)
Body movement: 0.0 hours (chemo fatigue)
Hours slept: 10.5 (fitful)
Currently (re)reading: Dragonflight by Anne McCaffrey