Jewish date: 25 Tishri 5770 (Parashath Bere’shith).
Today’s quasi-holidays: National Peanut Festival, National Face Your Fears Day.
Worthy cause of the day: “Protect Ocean Life Through a Comprehensive National Policy!” and “Act Now for Trade Justice!”
Today’s news and commentary:
- “Medicine is hard and should be practiced with caution”
- “When the Economy Is in the Red, Are People Really in the Pink?”
- “Unusual Spider Species Passes Up Live Prey for Plants”
Enjoy and share the weirdness.