Jewish date: 12 ’Iyyar 5770 (Parashath ’Emor).
Today’s quasi-holidays: Hug an Australian Day, World Intellectual Property Day (UN), Shuffleboard Day, National Pretzel Day, Landscape Architecture Day.
Worthy cause of the day: “Close the Gun Show Loophole - The Petition Site”.
Today’s news and commentary:
You know, this cartoon makes a good point. For comparison, my computer’s screen has a resolution of 1,440 × 900, not much less than 1080p, which translates into a resolution of 1,920 × 1,080.
- “Facebook privacy changes: Five can't-miss facts”
- The Patchwork Girl of Oz by L. Frank Baum: Not actually news or commentary. Project Gutenberg came out with a new edition with all the color pictures, which is cool enough to deserve mention.
Enjoy and share the weirdness.