Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
Jay Lake

[links] Link salad trips over its shoelaces

[info]gerryhuntman reviews The Fathomless Abyss — Moderately with the liking.

Online Merchants Home In on Imbibing Consumers — Am I the only one who thinks this article is ridiculous? (Via my Dad.)

North Korea not the only offender: 6 official photo fudgings

China plans to put astronaut on the moon — And good for them.

We should scour the moon for ancient traces of aliens, say scientistsOnline volunteers could be set task of spotting alien technology, evidence of mining and rubbish heaps in moon images.

Astrophysics and cheeseThere are 2.455 x 10^54 dietary calories in a cubic light year of cheese. As Greg Feeley says, "This is an abuse of cheap calculating power." (Via [info]danjite.)

Doh! The top 10 tech 'fails' of 2011

Award Time for Ideas That Shine — (Via my Dad.)

South Pole Reaches Its Highest Temperature Ever Recorded — Weather is not climate, but still… (Via [info]danjite.)

Looking to Streamline Airport Security Screenings — And this: President Obama and the Spread of Security Theater (Both via The Infrastructurist.)

The Big LieWall Street has destroyed the wonder that was America.

Vote Obama – if you want a centrist Republican for US presidentBecause Barack Obama has adopted so many core Republican beliefs, the US opposition race is a shambles

The Pointless Search for New Republican Candidates Continues — Romney Romney Romney.

?otd: Socks with sandals?

Writing time yesterday: 0.0 hours (chemo fatigue)
Body movement: 30 minute stationary bike ride
Hours slept: 10.0 (solid)
Weight: 208.0
Currently (re)reading: The White Dragon by Anne McCaffrey

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