'Stoned wallabies make crop circles' — Australian wallabies are eating opium poppies and creating crop circles as they hop around "as high as a kite", a government official has said. (Snurched from Steve Buchheit.)
Invisible, unhealthful toxics in Portland's airshed need immediate attention — "Airshed" is a new word to me, though I immediately parsed it correctly as a back-formation from "watershed".
Congress finds it hard to let Federal Helium Program run out of gas
Climate Change or Global Warming? Both. — This whole thing with Fox would be funny if it weren’t so damaging. A lot of people only watch Fox News, and while it’s easy to mock Fox for being so reality-deficient, so clearly wrong so often, the fact is for millions of people Fox is their sole news source.
QotD?: What does this day mean to you?
Writing time yesterday: 1.0 hours (0.5 hours and 800 words on Original Destiny, Manifest Sin, 0.5 hours WRPA editing work on METAtropolis: Green Space)
Hours slept: 8.5 hours (fitful)
Body movement: 0.0 hours (foot still hurts)
Number of FEMA troops on my block helping welfare recipients buy cell phones and big screen tvs: 0
Currently reading: The Fifth Elephant by Terry Pratchett