Archive for February, 2006


My parents know how to make me feel homesick. Case in point, the pictures they sent me today.

View from cabin


How cruel. I… want… to… go… skiing. But it’s a 10,000km trip.

On Blood Sampling

Once in a while, there’s an amazingly well-written and informative comment on Slashdot, generally in response to a stupid question you were too afraid to ask yourself. Like, why don’t medics use blood samples more aggressively to screen for horrible diseases?

Thanks to Alterslash, I come across nuggets like that while avoiding the 99.9% remainder.