Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
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[links] Link salad has ninety-nine problems

The Inkhorn Controversy — Ah, lexical change. (Via Daily Idioms, Annotated.)

Simple theory may explain mysterious dark matter, physicists sayOne physicist says he likes this theory because of “its simplicity, uniqueness and the fact that it can be tested.”

So What Do Women Want? — Interesting commentary on female sexuality and socialization from Feminist Mormon Housewives.

TSA Questions Chewbacca's Lightsaber — Because safety!

Government Secrets and the Need for Whistle-blowers — Some rather well-informed comment. (Via David Goldman.)

Anti-Imperialism and Conservatives — Rapping about Grover Cleveland. Now that is some old school politics.

Masters of Austerity and Deregulation: Dennis Lehane and Does the Tea Party GOP Want Another Molasses Disaster? — Speaking of old school. (Via Slacktivist Fred Clark</em>.)

QotD?: Which problem ain't one for you?




6/11/2013
Writing time yesterday: 0.5 hours (WRPA)
Hours slept: 6.5 hours (fitful)
Body movement: 0.5 hours (stationary bike)
Weight: 247.4
Number of FEMA troops on my block creating tornadoes for political distraction: 0
Currently reading: Real Happiness: The Power of Meditation: A 28-Day Program by Sharon Salzberg

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