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Jewish date: 6 ’Elul 5770 (Parashath Ki-Theṣe’).
Today’s quasi-holidays: Watermelon Day, Bratwurst Festival, International Dadaism Month.
Worthy causes of the day: “Take Action: Tell President Obama: Make Our Food Safe NOW!”, “GOP: Stop Punishing the Unemployed - The Petition Site”, and “Save the Internet: Take Action!: Dear Chairman Genachowski: Don't Let Google Be Evil”.
Today’s news and commentary:
- “Video quality less important when you’re enjoying what you’re watching”
- “Drug-resistant staph infections on the decline in U.S. hospitals”