[links] Link salad, convenient TSA-approved travel size

ericreynolds with a pre-announcement of Footprints, an editing project he and I are doing this fall — Sharpen your keyboards, people. Today, of course, is the 39th anniversary of the event we are commemorating.

APOD with a deeply awesome photo of Saturn

The wasp knife — A very cyberpunk weapon. Or something. This will be an immense frustration to ER docs, or coroners. (Hat tip to Gizmodo.)

Obama campaign memo on McCain’s foreign policy positions — Hahahahahahahahah. (And to my conservative friends, I realize this is the Obama campaign talking, but the facts are biased against McCain on this one.)

Time in saddle: n/a (airport walking while in transit)
Last night’s weigh-out: n/a
This morning’s weigh-in: n/a
Currently reading: Green by Jay Lake