Jewish date: 1 Tammuz 5770 (Parashath Ḥuqqath).
Today’s quasi-holidays: National Juggling Day, International Puzzle Day.
Worthy causes of the day: “Tell Boehner: No BP Bailout”, “Take Action: Support ECEA - Hold Big Oil Accountable!”, “A victory for the Clean Air Act... for now.”, “JCRC-NY State Dept Petition: Urge State Dept to Investigate Flotilla Passengers”, “Make Alzheimer's a National Priority! - The Petition Site”, and “Take Action: Urge your Senators to support the Appalachia Restoration Act | Rainforest Action Network”.
Today’s news and commentary:
- “Eyeborg Bionic Eye Camera Shows Winks and All”
- “Astronomers see exoplanet orbiting its parent star!”: We live in an age of wonders. Never forget that.
- “Back in style: An ancient shoe from 3500 B.C. looks like moccasins worn in the 1950s”
- “Farmer fires home-made cannon to defend land”
Pac-Man is extremely difficult to recast in terms of our universe or ones like it, but this is an interesting attempt. Enjoy, share the weirdness, and happy new month.