“The Ides of February” — A story I wrote with Bruce Holland Rogers is now online at Aberrant Dreams.
Blogging–It’s Good for You — Scientific American with an article about the therapeutic value of blogging. Note the comments about cancer, also about writers block and hypergraphia.
The only debate on Intelligent Design that is worthy of its subject — Well, that answers that. (Thanks to lt260.)
Character and the Primaries of 2008 — The Project For Excellence in Journalism looks at claims of media bias in the Democratic primaries.
John McCain gets tax-free disability pension — Old news, but interesting. I believe Reagan was our last disabled president (Alzheimer’s, unacknowledged until after his retirement), FDR before him (mobility impairment, formally unacknowledged but widely understood).
The wife U.S. Republican John McCain callously left behind — A story Your Liberal Media seems to have stayed the hell away from. (This link is from a British paper.) I can certainly see why McCain is the candidate of the party that claims the mantle of family values!
Time in saddle: 0 minutes (still recovering from surgery)
Last night’s weigh-out: n/a
This morning’s weigh-in: 260.8
Currently reading: The Alchemy of Stone by Ekaterina Sedia [ Amazon ]