You smell, I stink — Language Log on smell words. I run into this in my writing, where I do try to keep track of the five senses rule.
Mass psychosis in the US — How Big Pharma got Americans hooked on anti-psychotic drugs. Speaking as someone who is neurotypical and psychologically healthy, but is also carrying an antipsychotic prescription for an off-label usage, this isn’t quite this simple.
A starry night over Dubai — APOD with a Gulf States cityscape that is quite striking.
Tomorrow’s Transistor, Built Atom by Atom — A more precise manufacturing method will help as electronics shrink ever smaller.
Taking a Look at the Governor, Back When He Was a Democrat — The New York Times on conservative darling Rick Perry. (Via my Dad.)
Jane Smiley reviews Frank Schaeffer’s ‘Sex, Mom, and God’ — I may have to read this book. (Snurched from Slacktivist.)
?otD: What question would you put here?
Writing time yesterday: 1.25 hours (Sunspin)
Body movement: n/a (suburban walking to come)
Hours slept: 8.25 hours (solid)
Currently reading: Redemption in Indigo by Karen Lord