Jewish date: 7 Marḥeshwan 5770 (Parashath Lekh-Lekha).
Today’s quasi-holiday: Mother-in-Law Day.
Worthy causes of the day: “Change We Can Believe In” and “Reject Torture and Support the Closure of Guantanamo Bay!” Also relevant is Names of the Dead.
Today’s news and commentary:
- “Advanced biofuels will stoke global warming: study”
- “How City Noise Is Reshaping Birdsong”
- “Star Trek Live Stage Show”: The horror!
Enjoy and share the weirdness.