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2005: The year in cities

Well, it’s a meme. But a good meme. Seen at mamamusings, who also quotes emmot and kottke. Monrovia, CA* Altadena, CA* Tucson, AZ Socorro, NM Albuquerque, NM Palo Alto, CA Stockton, CA* Henderson, NV One or more nights spent in each place. Those cities marked with an * were visited multiple times on non-consecutive days. […]

Memorials

Yesterday was the 20 year anniversary of the Challenger break-up distaster, and today is the 39th anniversary of the fire aboard Apollo 1. Feb 1st will be the anniversary of Columbia’s ill-fated breakup during return to entry. At MSNBC, some memorial coverage: an 8-part series on Challenger, expanded from a series prepared for the first […]

Lisa Williams: Resurrection body

Get thee hence and read. Yes! On Saturday night I will be sleeping! Alone! In a hotel bed! And I am very, very excited about it.