Happy early birthday to maltor
, who advances a year over the weekend!State of the 'Song
Norovirus recovery is steady. But. Pain level shot up to a 7 yesterday. I'm hoping it's the weather shift that did it, that that's not the New Normal off Celebrex. I did have to take an emergency Celebrex (I have five), because I was not going to be able to cope without it. It helped somewhat. Today I'm at about a 4, I think. We'll see how this goes.Birthday Party
Lots of people are sad about no Twelfth Night
! Okay, guys - we can *try* Twelfth Night
. Thing is just that I don't know if we have enough people. We'll see. Bring your copy (we'll have spares if you don't have a copy), and this could maybe happen.
Again, if you are sick, PLEASE DO NOT COME. If you're not sick, I'd love to see you! If you are
sick, I would love to see you another time.Link Soup
* Excellent post about a new study
* I thought The Decemberists just sucked because they just sucked. Did not know how rapey their stuff is
* Hipster Superheroines
* Charlie Sheen Quotes Presented By Superheroes
. Because when you have quotes like "I'm tired of pretending I'm not bitchin', a total frickin' rock star from Mars", of course
you have to put that in the mouth of Martian Manhunter. Of course you do.Daily ScienceA surgeon specializing in regenerative medicine on Thursday "printed" a real kidney using a machine that eliminates the need for donors when it comes to organ transplants. "It's like baking a cake," Anthony Atala of the Wake Forest Institute of Regenerative Medicine said as he cooked up a fresh kidney on stage at a TED Conference in the California city of Long Beach.
FOR REALS. Also, "College student Luke Massella was among the first people to receive a printed kidney during experimental research a decade ago when he was just 10 years old."
We are not just talking about 3D-printing organs, we are actually doing it
, and we have been
doing it. We live in the future.Friday MemeageWearing
: Heathery green sweater and jeans. Grey knee-highs with sparrows on 'em.Reading
: Through the Drowsy Dark
by Rachel Swirsky.Writing
: A Rivolo
scarf for my grandma's birthday (and the capillary action Nerd Wars challenge), and still the Hemlock Ring blanket.Planning
Tomorrow and Sunday: party.