Month: May 2009

Otterday! And Open Thread.

See staff at SeaWorld San Diego hand rearing an orphan sea otter pup – feeding, grooming, and having a swim. Please feel free to use this thread to natter about anything your heart desires. Is there anything great happening in… Read More ›

Femmostroppo Reader – May 28, 2009

Items of interest found recently in my RSS feed. Please share what you've been reading (and writing!) in the comments. Penny for Your Thoughtfulness – Melissa examines the extraordinary conservative panic over the concept of “empathy” in a judge. Why,… Read More ›

Dutch ice yachting in Monnickendam

I was looking for something else entirely, and happened across this. The past winter was the first time in 12 years that the Gouwsea in the Netherlands has frozen enough to allow skating, and everyone who could got out there to play.