Month: August 2011

Femmostroppo Reader August 15, 2011

Items of interest come across recently in my feed-reader. This linkfest’s more geek-focussed than usual

What did I miss? Leave your own interesting links in comments. Shameless self-promotion entirely welcome!

Wear Red for Daniel.

An arrest has been made in the Daniel Morcombe case. The arrested person faces court tomorrow. Supporters of Daniel and his family are asked to wear something red tomorrow to show your support.

Border Gimps: Living on the Border

Over the last many years I have struggled with physical limitations. I and a few friends like me, have come to call ourselves “Border Gimps”, especially since society not only loves to have a name for things, but also to help sort through the current “P.C. phrase of the month”. Now I know there are as many thoughts on that sort of thing as there are people to think them, but here is how I and mine define it.

Otterday Gone Mega! And Open Thread.

It’s QUADRUPLE BONUS Otterday! Because we just couldn’t choose. 4 pics shared on flickr this week!

Please feel free to use this thread to natter about anything your heart desires. Anything great happening? Anything horrid happening? Good/bad books? Anything in the news? Commiserations, felicitations, temptations, contemplations, speculations?