Surgery mid-birth saved baby Lake — Wait, what? (Via David Goldman.)
After Chemo — Research into how the brain suffers as a result of chemotherapy is revealing potential avenues for ameliorating cognitive decline.
Beatles 3000 — A millennial retrospective. Hahaha. (Via
Bingham Landslide — Wow.
NASA Mars Orbiter Images May Show 1971 Soviet Lander
Hacking an Airplane With Only an Android Phone — Hoo boy.
The Hard Truth about Economic Inequality that Both the Left and Right Ignore
Gitmo Defense Lawyers Say Somebody Has Been Accessing Their Emails — Because we Americans are the highly principled defenders of freedom and the rule of law.
In the story of Noah, climate change is humans’ fault — Slacktivist Fred Clark with a progressive religious perspective on the latest conservative idiocy.
Fox's Disability Insurance Fraud "Shocker" Falls Flat — The conservative view of social programs as some kind of cornucopia of largesse is just bizarre, not to mention profoundly counterfactual.
QotD?: Been to the Riverwalk?
Writing time yesterday: 2.0 hours (1,500 words on Original Destiny, Manifest Sin), 1.0 hour of editing work on METAtroplis: Green Space)
Hours slept: 6.5 hours (solid)
Body movement: 0.5 hours (stationary bike)
Weight: 0.0 (away from home)
Number of FEMA troops on my block enforcing Agenda 21 by closing down golf courses: 0
Currently reading: Jingo by Terry Pratchett