[links] Link salad for a quiet Sunday

Don’t forget the voting poll for the Post-Novel Ennui Contest [ jlake.com | LiveJournal ], here. Vote early, vote often, influence your friends!

The Campbell Award Pin fundraiser is now underway. [ jlake.com | LiveJournal ] — And yes, I’ll be adding a PayPal link today, thanks to OSFCI.

A Backlash Grows in Bangalore Over Tech Revolution — Interesting take on the costs of globalization.

MILF shoots down US spy plane in Mindanao — World’s greatest headline. (Thanks to danjite.)

Blowback is a bitch — More on the politics of Proposition 8 donors. Money shot: You don’t get to heaven above by trampling someone else’s heaven on earth.

After Obama victory, an outbreak of racial anger — Conservative values in action. ‘Cause I’m pretty damned sure it’s not liberals starting dead pools on Obama and burning crosses.

Ted Stevens may face ouster from GOP Senate caucus“It’s important for Republicans to show that we are going to demand a high standard of ethics,” Denton said. Nice sentiment, but after the years of the Bush administration, the Permanent Majority and the K Street Project, why bother to start now?

Question of the day: What’s the frequency, Kenneth?

Body movement: 2 hour, 10 minute suburban walk
This morning’s weigh-in: 224.0
Currently reading: Wintersmith by Terry Pratchett