Relevant to today’s quasi-holiday: The Wikipedia “Pistachio” article.
Today’s news and commentary:
- “Israeli Apartheid Week: The Fallout ”
- “Bacteria Could Steady Buildings Against Earthquakes”
- “Kids' prayers aimed against Ahmadinejad” (Considering that governments planetwide are loathe to do anything about Ahmadinejad other than empty talk, this may be our best hope. And that scares me.)