Happy birthday to batshua!
A petit-four-sized piece of carrot cake = oogyness, pain, hives bad enough to cause my feet to jerk around (anyone else get this? it's like the pain is connected to my feet somehow!), and bloating. This totally fails to be fun.
Save Ju's House!
We're at the halfway mark. Keep donating!
And if you donate $10 or more samhenderson will give you a free copy of her novel! I need to jump on that; it's been on my wishlist for ages.
Check this out, because it is freakin' amazing.
It has been suggested that I look into a netbook, as they are cheaper and more portable than a regular laptop, and I'll be hauling my laptop around town (work ends at 1, meeting's at 6, no sense going home). Any recommendations? Can I run OSX on them? I write with Scrivener, so that's important!
* Chanukah mashups
* As Kottke says: Lady Gaga + typeface = awesome.
* Today in rape culture: this is not okay. Neither is this.
A group of European scientists say they have successfully connected a robotic hand to a man who had lost an arm, allowing him to feel sensations in the artificial hand and control it with his thoughts.
I was going to go pants shopping this morning, but it is ugh pouring. So this afternoon, I hope. Today is a day of scattered writing and house stuff.