Jlcollinsnh explains why your house is a terrible investment.
Eco cat lady with a post on the ethics of food choices.
Ferule and Fescue explains how teaching math and teaching reading are different things.
Big think with popularity of names by geography.
The language log brings us The Penultimate Penn Ultimate Ultimate Penn Pen
The little professor makes us crack up yet again.
Academic readers, mommy/prof needs advice for what to write for her colleague’s tenure case in terms of their coauthoring.
In case you’re wondering what all that SFWA drama Scalzi was talking about is, we looked it up for ya. Here’s ecatherine’s take. Eerily reminiscent of the Womanspace drama last year. I can’t believe Nature doubled down on that. Ugh. Update: Apparently Mike Resnick is Ed Rybicki’s long lost twin, complete with leaving comments on blogs complaining about being criticized. He must have such a teeny tiny penis. Update: This one by geeking out about on how the editor screwed up is good too.
Harvard Business Review explains why men work so many hours.
“I do whatever I damn please. Whenever I damn please. IF ever I damn please!” –my grandmother at 96