[links] Link salad windsurfs off the IsleTs of Langerhans

Creative Workspaces and Home OfficesDrawn! on artists’ workspaces. By comparison, here’s a photo of my nominal workspace. Mostly I commit day jobbery there. As can attest, I write literally anywhere. What’s your workspace look like?

This conversation can serve no purpose anymore.The Edge of the American West on Michael Bérubé on the political subtext of 2001. Some fascinating stuff on the click-throughs.

Centauri Dreams on direct imaging of nearby planets — For some given value of “nearby”.

Medicines for sale in 1957 — Interesting photo.

USS Franklin: 1916Shorpy brings a whole new meaning to the term “naval architecture”. This photo really is a ‘WTF!?’ for me.

Fast-track budget tool would kill bipartisanship, GOP saysA congressional tactic described as a “freight train” to run over the minority party could derail any hopes of bipartisanship with the Obama administration, some Republicans warn. O, Permanent Majority, where is thy sting? Do Republicans think we are stupid? Or just have absolutely no short term memory? The GOP is damned lucky the Democrats aren’t making them play by their own rules.

?otD: Why did you liver behind?


4/3/2009
Body movement: 30 minute stationary bike ride
This morning’s weigh-in: 219.8
Currently reading: The Confidence-Man: His Masquerade by Herman Melville; Making Money by Terry Pratchett

2 thoughts on “[links] Link salad windsurfs off the IsleTs of Langerhans

  1. Jaws says:

    That’s Islets of Langerhans. I hereby sentence you to either:

    * Actually dissecting a pancreas

    * Actually watching Fox News for three hours

    Your choice. 😉

    1. Jay says:

      Damn it, now I’m going to have to find a biological supply house at this hour of the morning. I’d rather dissect my OWN pancreas than watch Fox News.

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