[links] Link salad for a California Thursday

I am reading and signing at University Books in Seattle — Friday, July 24 at 7 pm. For those of you who are fans of , she will be there. I’ll also be attending the Clarion West party later that evening.

Anticipation’s writing workshop is still looking for a few good writers — The deadline is nigh. Very nigh. If you’re going to Worldcon, check it out.

26to50 — A new Japanese-English science fiction site. Worth checking out.

Gay Johnny Texas Vegetables — What a great name for a rock band!

The truth will set you free — Atheist doorknockers? (Thanks to .)

Human Spear Likely Cause Of Death Of Neandertal — Fascinating. (Snurched from the Twitter feed of mattstaggs.)(

Reprogramming Satellites during Flight — Cool beans.

?otD: Who reads these stupid questions anyway?

Body movement: 60 minute urban walk (Twin Peaks!), 10 minutes of stretching and meditation
This morning’s weigh-in: n/a (forgot)
Currently reading: The State of the Art by Iain M. Banks; Stupid Quest by C.S. Inman