1. Brad "Deling" responds to Todd Henderson with a lecture on relative incomes, expenses and taxation
2. Charles Stross on future shock as a possible source for Tea Party nonsense
3. Review of al Kindi on cryptography
4. Christine O'Donnell dabbled in witchcraft, had a date "on a Satanic altar"--no wonder celibacy looks good by comparison
5. Really good interview with William Gibson on Zero History
6. Pocket notebooks of 20 famous men (via Andrew Sullivan)
7. Does Rwanda make your arm hair grow faster, or are you just more awake?
8. Nietsche reconsidered
9. How many muslims are in al Qaeda?
10. Rush Limbaugh's take on global warming