Jewish date: 24 ’Adhar 5770 (Parashath Wayyaqhel-Fequdhe).
Today’s quasi-holidays: International Day of Awesomeness, Learn What Your Name Means Day.
Worthy causes of the day: “action.firedoglake.com | Tell the Senate: Pass Direct Student Lending Now!” and “End International Violence Against Women - The Petition Site”.
Today’s news and commentary:
- “Wake up Call”
- “Scooting toward Oblivion”
- “Fastest Orbiting Stars Circle Each Other in Mere Minutes”
This may be the most awesome thing to ever come out of Windows. Enjoy and share the weirdness.