November 2007 Archives

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Bande de jeunes

Quantum Fetish Mechanics: "Shrödinger's cat is not only neither dead nor alive, but might also be sexually aroused by elbows and peanut butter." (It's not shiver-inducing to me; it's something to rejoice about.) Mostest funnest cleverest crossover fanart EVER. (hyperbole, what?) Doctorow on Facebook and why/how it stinks Hopeful - the XO sale has extended to Dec 31 and to Europe. Will I manage to buy one? A heck of a better e-book reader than the Kindle, looks like. Constructed language things.

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Get(ting) Smart

Geeky AskMe

AskMe: Intelligent-Making Podcasts

Fannish reaction on the more offensive aspects of Heroes

Rodney McKay is not surprised! He's fascinated. *g*

The Stupid Filter Project. 'Nuff said.

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Things I kept in tabs hoping for the day where my RL blog will exist (while battling against the crazy dark forces of Afnic and incompetence):
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There is more required nowadays to make a single wise man than formerly to make Seven Sages, and more is needed nowadays to deal with a single person than was required with a whole people in former times.
# Scalzi on Ekaterina Sedia: The Big Idea

# The Interoperation, a Sterling story.

# "Words that do not mean what you - yes you! - think they mean" for $500, Alex - literally / relatedly, Steven Pinker on Science Friday (using "literally" abusively oh noes).

# lexical repulsion, or anti-collocations.

# Mapping

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