March 24th, 2004

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I don't think I've mentioned here yet, tze bebe is climbing up the stairs now. It's very cute. She gets up there and tears up the pea patch. Also, she likes to shut doors, but occasionally forgets her hand is in the door jamb. I made a mistake over the weekend, though, when I tried to tire her out by having her climb up the stairs a bunch of times in a row. She kept doing it, and was tired, but unhappy, so maybe only once or twice next time.

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Now, some random links.

* Nathan Fillion advises bringing your own snacks to keep costs down on multiple viewings of the Firefly movie.

* Sayonara, karaoke.

* Did I mention that article I entered in the HCRealms contest? Anyone can vote!

* Here's a pic of HHH from his role in Blade 3.

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On this day in 1989, the nation's worst oil spill occurred as the supertanker Exxon Valdez ran aground on a reef in Alaska's Prince William Sound and began leaking 11 million gallons of crude.

9/11 Testimony: analysis from the WPost and the NYTimes. (Also, quotes from the WPost and the BBC.) I may eventually track down transcripts.

The Bush administration just doesn't like empiricists.

Mars rover finds evidence of an ancient sea on Mars. The BBC has a Q&A on it.

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Courtesy Ace, the photo of the day: KABONG.

"Actually, the reason most journalists are liberal - conservatives HATE this position - is that journalists tend to be better informed about public issues than most people."
-Gene Weingarten