Jewish date: 21 Tishri 5770.
Today’s quasi-holidays: Leif Erikson Day, National Poetry Day, World Post Day.
Worthy cause of the day: “Friends of the Earth: Sign the petition”.
Today’s news and commentary:
- “Asteroid Looks Like Planet Wannabe”
- “Retrovirus Linked to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Could Aid in Diagnosis”
- “Citing cybercrime, FBI director doesn't bank online”