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[links] Link salad for a wake weekend

There's little relief, give us reprieve — More from Lisa Costello on current cancer developments.

Jay Lake Pre-Mortem Read-a-thon, Review the Fifth: Trial of Flowers — Cool review.

Booted Off the Plane: How Normal Is That? — Air travel is an unusual social and legal space where many of the rights and norms of society do not apply.

The “Human Fly” atop a DC-8 at the Mojave 1000 (1970) — Whoa!

Let There Be Night — Escaping light pollution. (Via Daily Idioms, Annotated.)

NASA: Space centaurs are likely comets — My favorite headline today.

Gibraltar might be the beginning of the end for the Atlantic OceanThe small tectonic subduction zone there may grow and spread.

How Height Is Connected to Cancer

Fake memory implanted in mice with a beam of lightMice taught to fear a location after they were no longer in it.

Wearing Privilege — Does a hoodie make you a threat?

Anthony Weiner and Liberal MoralityThe New York mayoral candidate's two big failures: terrible political sense and a lack of compassion. Ta-Nehisi Coates is interesting.

Obama: Rest of my presidency is for working-class America — Given what a total corporatist and centrist he's been thus far, essentially a Rockefeller Republican, I will be surprised if this is more than empty words.

QotD?: Got morbid?

Writing time yesterday: 0.0 hours (chemo brain)
Hours slept: 7.25 hours (solid)
Body movement: 0.5 hours (stationary bike)
Weight: 248.6
Number of FEMA troops on my block conducting Department of Justice investigations of white patriots: 0
Currently reading: Real Happiness: The Power of Meditation: A 28-Day Program by Sharon Salzberg

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