Naked mole-rat gives cancer clues — A rodent that never gets cancer could hold the key to preventing or treating malignant tumors, say scientists.
Two accelerators find signs of a particle that nobody can explain — There seem to be four quarks involved, but nobody’s sure how they’re linked.
Personhood Ohio auctioning assault rifles to fund anti-abortion effort — Because nothing says respect for the right to life like a deadly weapon. God bless conservative America, for they surely need it.
Police: Condo complex shooting in Ky. leaves 3 dead, 1 badly wounded — Definitely safer with lots of guns. Imagine how this situation might have turned out without vigorous conservative defense of the shooter’s Second Amendment rights. Those dead people are a small price to pay for your guns.
Obamacare Is Killing the GOP — Republicans’ obsession with the law will be the party’s undoing. We should be so lucky. I’d love to see a functional, sane conservative party in this country. The Republicans are not it. (Via
QotD?: What did you dream?
Writing time yesterday: 0.5 hours (WRPA, not enough time to work more)
Hours slept: 7.0 hours (fitful)
Body movement: 0.5 hours (stationary bike)
Number of FEMA troops on my block installing Islamic footwashing sinks: 0
Currently reading: Real Happiness: The Power of Meditation: A 28-Day Program by Sharon Salzberg; I Shall Wear Midnight by Terry Pratchett