Happy birthday, puddin666!
The fibro bonus pack strikes again, with enough lower GI distress to keep me homebound today. :(
Quote of the Day
"Say not, ‘I have found the truth,’ but rather say, ‘I have found a truth.’"
Question for Brits
What's the deal with the UK postal strike? Over yet? Ending soon? Is it safe to mail something to someone over there?
Freewill Astrology: Pisces
In his book Shamanism: Archaic Techniques of Ecstasy, religious scholar Mircea Eliade speaks of Qaumaneq, a special capacity that may be magically obtained by Eskimo shamans. It's "a mysterious light the shaman feels inside his head, an inexplicable searchlight, a luminous fire. It enables him to see in the dark, both literally and metaphorically speaking, even with closed eyes, allowing him to see through darkness and perceive things that are hidden from others." Even if you're not an Eskimo shaman, Pisces, you now have the potential to wield a power with resemblances to Qaumaneq.
* Hey House fans! They're selling "Everybody Lies" t-shirts to benefit NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness).
* Push-button fold-out coffeehouse. o.O
A recent analysis of images from NASA's Cassini spacecraft provides conclusive evidence that the jets of fine, icy particles spraying from Saturn's moon Enceladus originate from the hottest spots on the moon's "tiger stripe" fractures that straddle the moon's south polar region.
No Daily BPAL, as I haven't the stomach for smellies right now. Plans include going back to bed.