Weekend Edition: 9-3

Bulletin Board

  • Proof this is the first summer we’ve been empty nesters? I hit 100 books read for the year last Saturday.
  • The blog will see its eighth anniversary on Friday.

Interesting Reading in the Interweb Tubes

  • The Black Hole of 9/11 (“9/11, for all its tragic and heroic drama, is an easy event to overestimate.”) (via)
  • A Reunion with Boredom (“It brought about a sudden and unmistakable realization that we are only puppets jerked this way and that way by whatever device we think we are operating.”)

Asshat of the Week

  • It’s been a long time since this award has gone out but the founder/pastor of what he calls an “I-Net Church” (in other words, it exists only in cyberspace and in his imagination) easily wins.

Bookish Linkage

Nonbookish Linkage

If you look outside, there’s a fucking hurricane of crazy.

Cognitive Dissonance, Episode 10

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