Victoria’s OTHER Secret: Designer creates world’s first lingerie colostomy bags as they often put partners off — Yes. This. (Thanks to
Continued DNA synthesis in replication checkpoint mutants leads to fork collapse — I love this headline. (Via Daily Idioms, Annotated.)
Why IBM Made a Liquid Transistor
Into the Oort Cloud: A Cometary Civilization?
Astrophysicists Test Cosmological Defect Detector — Astrophysicists have built and tested the building blocks of a global detector capable of spotting topological defects in the cosmos as the Earth passes through them. I think I left mine behind the couch.
Amid Tsunami Debris, Something Sacred Washes Ashore In Oregon — [T]he arch from a Japanese Shinto shrine’s sacred gate has washed ashore in Oceanside, Oregon.
USPS Discrimination Against Atheism? — Appears to be a marketing troll, but pretty funny nonetheless. (Thanks to
China Bans Reincarnation Without Government Permission — Ah, the intersection of politics and religion. (Via Lisa Costello.)
Cold Dead Hand — Jim Carrey with some seriously funny mockery of gun culture. Hahahaha. As the bug said in Men in Black, "Your proposal is acceptable." (Via Scott Frey.)
Suspect in custody after neighborhood sprayed with bullets — Yep. Definitely safer with more guns. Uh huh. Ask any of this man's neighbors.
Birth certificates and bathrooms in Arizona — Conservatives just can't keep themselves from discriminating. Slacktivist Fred Clark explains why this can be tough to accomplish.
QotD?: How good are your first ten pages?
Writing time yesterday: 0.0 hours (genomics lecture)
Hours slept: 6.0 hours (solid)
Body movement: 0.5 hours (stationary bike)
Number of FEMA troops on my block building solar arrays to undermine the American fossil fuel industry: 0
Currently reading: Interesting Times by Terry Pratchett