Have a look at the Carnival of Evolution and the I and the Bird Carnival. Both have lists of excellent, amazingly wonderful non-political bird and evolution posts, the best of the best in the blogosphere for these topics.
I doubt eastern European shops knocking off work for the day is going to have that much impact on this election. I wouldn’t wait for the Poles to close.
Honestly, I had a joke ready, with a graphic and everything, but I got lazy.
If you are looking for a place to donate to help out the people in the Philippines, Eli Rabett has a list of places HERE
Click here to visit my page for the novel Sungudogo, which is now available for the Kindle
I and the BIRD … not just a Web Carnival any more