Jewish date: 7 Shevaṭ 5770 (Parashath Bo’).
Today’s quasi-holiday: Answer Your Cat’s Question Day.
Worthy causes of the day: “MoveOn.org Political Action: Time for Bold Leadership: Pass Real Health Care Reform”, “MoveOn.org Political Action: It's time to fight for working families”, “Finish Reform Right - Full Letter”, “DemocracyForAmerica.com » Democrats Must Lead to Win in 2010”, “American Heart Association - Reinventing Healthcare”, “Take Action: No legitimacy for Bashir | Save Darfur”, “Tell Congress: Don't learn the wrong lesson from losing Kennedy's seat! | Progressive Change Campaign Committee”, and “Take Action: TrueMajority.org: We Need Liberal Lions”.
Today’s news and commentary:
- “Slime mold validates efficiency of Tokyo rail network”: No, I am not making this up.
Enjoy, share the weirdness, and Shabbath shalom.