Jewish date: 27 Tishri 5770 (Parashath Bere’shith).
Today’s quasi-holidays: Foundation of the Black Panthers Day, National Grouch Day.
Worthy causes of the day: “Take Action: Save Rainforests and Stop Climate Change”, “Divided We Fail: It's not over yet - tell Congress to stay committed to reform!”, “Message in a Bottle”, and “Take Action: Stand with Melanie, not the insurance CEOs”.
Today’s news and commentary:
- Sandwich Price Calculator: Not really news or commetary, but it may prove useful. Or not.
- “Observations: Burning bunnies for biofuel?”: I cannot make something like this up. I do not think I would even want to try.