Links for you. Science:
IonTorrent: longer reads, longer homopolymers?
The Attacks on Climate Science Education Are Picking Up Steam
How people in science see each other (hysterical)
The Mangled Web of Scientific Misinformation
102 Things NOT To Do If You Hate Taxes
What You Need When You’re Poor: Heritage Foundation Hasn’t a Clue
Marshall Auerback: A Beer(s) Hall Putsch From the Rentiers?
most of the kids are alright
Letter to Senator Kerry on Social Security Comments
Do Liberals Understand American Politics? (Willis makes a very good point, although he seems confused as to who liberals actually are)
No shame, no limits: Has the behaviour of the mob destroyed the idea of British civility for ever? (although Fleet Street robbing the rest of the country blind might just play a role here too…)