Inside Amtrak’s (Absolutely Awesome) Plan to Give Free Rides to Writers — I hope this bears fruit.
Is entanglement real or is there a super-deterministic cosmic conspiracy? — Researchers use quasars to kill off the last of the quantum hidden variables. This article made my head hurt. In a good way.
Map: How Wrong Is Your Time Zone — This is pretty cool.
Judge Tosses Muslim Spying Suit Against NYPD, Says Any Damage Was Caused by Reporters Who Exposed It — Martini, a one-term Republican congressman from New Jersey, was appointed to the federal bench by George W. Bush in 2002. Previous critiques of his judicial conduct have been unusually blunt and public, including repeated rebukes at the appellate level and the local U.S. attorney’s describing him in court filings as “misguided” and “irrational.”
Pastor tells ‘White Christians of Florida,’ that ‘stench from your houses of worship is wafting’ across America — A Baptist pastor from Washington has penned an open letter to “White Christians of Florida,” condemning them for not standing united against that state’s controversial “stand your ground” law.
Are Republicans even trying? Another Obamacare horror story bites the dust — Given how horrible Obamacare supposedly is, it’s bizarre the GOP has such a hard time finding real victims. Kind of like years ago when the GOP was campaigning to eliminate the estate tax because it broke up farm families, and they could not find a single farm family that had been broken up. The really weird thing is that there are plenty of problems with the Obamacare rollout, and a significant number of people struggling with balancing premiums and subsidies. In other words, there are plenty of real hard luck stories to tell. Why does the GOP continue to lie?
My Night in Solitary — The world would be a different place if law-and-order types had to experience criminal justice from the inside.
Tenn. official ‘threatened’ blacks with skin ‘trophy’ he saved from 1896 lynching — Stay classy, conservative America. It’s what you do best.
?otD: Do you declare your weapon?
Writing time yesterday: 0.0 hours (chemo brain)
Hours slept: 9.0 hours (solid until someone poked me awake in her sleep)
Body movement: 15 minutes (recovering)
Number of FEMA troops attacking religious liberty: 0
Currently reading: n/a