Len Peralta was kind enough to feature me in his Geek-a-Week
trading card series (collect the whole set
-- including Morgan Webb
, John Hodgman
, Jonathan Coulton
, Jasmine Kobayashi
and many, many more!). There's also an accompanying podcast
On the subject of matters personal: if you're in the DC area, I hope to see you -- I'm at Red Emma's bookstore in Baltimore today, at 3PM (event co-sponsored by Baltimore Node). Tomorrow night, I'm at Copynight at New America Foundation, at 630, event co-sponsored by Public Knowledge.
And if you're at the American Library Association conference in DC, I hope to catch you Monday morning at 1030AM at the Science Fiction Past Present and Future Program, Convention Center 209A.B.
As Senators vote on proceeding to debate the secret Trump/GOP health care plan aka Obamacare repeal plan *they haven’t even seen,* protesters in the senate chambers and outside shouted “Kill the bill, don’t kill us.”
This woman seems sad to find out that her idea to patent paper trays full of nachos and beer as an improvement over the catcher’s mitt was not good. Let me catch this foul with my nachos and beer. from instant_regret
The Kansas City Star reports that a crane that was removing a sign tipped over. It severed power lines and crushed a pickup truck. No one was injured. “Oh Hell” from videos Image: screengrab from Kansas City Star video.
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