Useful tip of the day: 4+ methods to put on a duvet cover.
To quote boingboing.net, "When Microsoft and Google 'Stand together' against US spying, you know stuff just got real." *
Want to know what the UN inspectors found?
Make your own Breaking Bad name.
When you want to hire Somali actors, come to... Minneapolis?
How to keep learning. Forever. For free. (thanks, soxanne!)
What people really look like (you'll have to go into the archives and look for the 9/3/13 post; cannot link directly to it).
60 things learned at the cat video festival, the second annual of which was held last week at the Minnesota State Fair. Sorry, but this is a photo-heavy link that takes roughly forever to load. Worth it, though, if you are a cat lover.
Last but not least, yesterday's linkety from Chris.
* Coincidentally, we recently watched a 2008 panel discussion on Watergate. Panel included John Dean, Egil "Bud" Krogh, Justice Charles Breyer, and Jill Wine-Banks (the first two defendents in the Watergate case, the last two prosecutors in that case). What the hell happened to the Constitution and the rule of law? Apparently we learned nothing since 1973-4.