Update: Dang Nabbit! We weren’t paying attention. This was our 1000th post!
One of us is sick and dealing with a sick family. The other is entertaining out of town guests. Here’s some links anyway!
Ohio slipped abortion restrictions into a budget bill.
From reuters: “The political battle in Texas is the latest in a national debate over abortion restrictions. While a dozen states have restricted late-term abortions, Arkansas has banned abortions after 12 weeks and North Dakota as early as six weeks.”
The abortion ban TX is debating already exists in 12 states.
Another disappointment… apparently Mike Krahulik from Penny-Arcade is proudly a homophobe and other jerky things. (Note to Gabe: Gay jokes are soooo last decade. They’re not even close to being edgy.) Update: he’s promised to donate money to an organization battling suicide in the LGBT youth. This Harlan Ellison exchange is still funny though.
Maria Dahvana Headley explains where that golden color comes from.
Mike the mad biologist discusses food inflation among other things.
Weeding gone wrong in an Illinois library.
another example of real simple making things really complicated
THIS IS HILARIOUS
I don’t think there are any cat pics this week. Please give us some in the comments.