wasn’t the sun just a little bit brighter today? i was in such a good mood, i didn’t even go ballistic when i found out my sonofbitch brother had let my mother’s newspaper lapse in December. what a dick.
worth reading • DNA testing may make dating medieval manuscripts easier. wicked cool eh?
well worth reading • from the huffington Post, Marty Kaplan writes about the ‘Science of 44‘. ‘”We will restore science to its rightful place.” That’s the line I didn’t see coming. ‘
worth hearing • this American Life had an inauguration episode, which mentioned, President Obama’s video message to November’s conference on climate change in Los Angeles. (hint:not only does he think we did it, but he thinks we should STOP doing it- ain’t that new and different?)
book review • from the guardian Rimbaud: The Double Life of a Rebel by Edmund White