The Perfect Papers For Each Journal — Geek humor FTW! (Via David Goldman.)
A Startling Look Inside California’s Sex Doll Factory — Very weird, creepy and cool all at once. NOTE: Decidedly NSFW, may be triggery. (Via
Marooned at the end of the world — CNN's Dugald McConnell based this story on reports by six members of the 1913 Arctic expedition, including his grandfather.
Volcano's screams may explain eruption's awesome power
Alien Probes Could Be Surfing the Galaxy
Gold! $250K in centuries-old coins found
A Century of America’s Imperial Deep State
For black Americans, justice with an asterisk — Welcome to Republican America, where gun rights count more than civil rights and Stand Your Ground privileges the shooters.
Stand Your Ground Increases Racial Bias in “Justifiable Homicide” Trials — And so we are all safer with guns. Especially those of us who are conservative white men. Sarah Palin's Real Americans.
Obama's day: Honoring George H.W. Bush — President Obama spends part of Monday paying tribute one of his Republican predecessors. I will bet $100 right now that no Republican president in the next 40 years will ever do anything of this kind for Obama in turn.
QotD?: Can I buy a vowel?
Writing time yesterday: 0.0 hours (chemo brain)
Hours slept: 8.0 hours (solid)
Body movement: 0.5 hours (stationary bike)
Number of FEMA troops on my block building mandatory gay marriage halls: 0
Currently reading: Real Happiness: The Power of Meditation: A 28-Day Program by Sharon Salzberg; Leviathan Wakes by James S.A. Corey