[links] Link salad has been there and done that
Jay Lake, una storia umana — An Italian Web site with a story about me, my writing and my cancer.
Genevieve Valentine – Ten Things You Should Know About “Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters” — Hahahahaha. (Thanks to
Society’s key to finding the next Earth: The Ars guide to exoplanets — Have a faster-than-light colony ship? This is what you should know.
Vivian Maier – Her Discovered Work — (Via David Goldman.)
Why Regulating Legal Weapons Purchases Affects the Weapons Criminals Have — Steve Buchheit takes on another self-serving gun culture myth that endangers you, me and everyone.
California Lawmaker Pushing Gun Control Got Death Threat — But guns don’t enable violence, no no. Ask any member of the gun culture.
Oscar Pistorius case shows that guns don’t belong at home — Stats prove that the person most likely to die from your weapon is you or someone you know. Your wife, your child, your partner. Not according to the NRA and the Republican party, which together have successfully banned almost all gun violence research in the US so the myth of home defense can go unchallenged. The conservative mind’ favorite tactics when confronted by those liberal “facts” and “data”: lie, then deny. The gun culture harms us all.
QotD?: Did you get the t-shirt?
Writing time yesterday: 1.75 hours (1.0 hours WRPA, 0.75 working on my collaboration with
Hours slept: 6.25 hours (fitful)
Body movement: 0.5 hours (stationary bike)
Number of FEMA troops on my block covering up high crimes and misdemeanors in Benghazi: 0
Currently reading: Mort by Terry Pratchett
Posted: 5:49 am Mon February 18 2013 |