Get Fuzzy on what writing really is — Plus bonus parts of speech!
Faults “intollerable and euer vndecent” — Language Log is rather funny about 16th century prescriptivism. With primary sources, no less. A must-read for word geeks and grammar geeks.
Hippos biting a crocodile to death — Wow. And yes, this is a violent photo. Nature red of tooth and claw.
PETMAN prototype — A walking robot that approaches the uncanny valley from a different direction. (Thanks to
?otD: Where did you leave your heart?
Body movement: 60 minute urban walk (San Francisco hills!)
Hours slept: 6.0
This morning’s weigh-in: 233.0
Currently reading: Finch by Jeff VanderMeer