Longform’s Best Sex Stories of 2012 There has been a regrettable lack of sex links recently. I hope this helps.
Volatility During Crises Excellent summary of prior levels and associated events. It’s very hard to recognize something if you’ve never seen it before so it’s well worth a look..
Is the Dow Close to Breaking from this Multi-Decade Pattern? Twelve years and counting to get back to the lower end of the channel. On average it takes 17 years before the next bull starts so the next 5 years will have to be very ugly to get back on schedule. Gosh, I wonder if massive intervention is merely delaying the inevitable?
Norovirus Survives Restaurant Dishwashing Protocols Makes me glad I don’t eat out very often.
Amazon Replacement-Order Scam Humans are always screwing up the best laid security plans. But I’m not sure I want that totally fixed because sometimes human hacking is the only way to get something fixed when trapped by a deadly combination of rules, regulations and imbecility.
The Do Plan, or Why We Know But Don’t Do There is more than fear to blame for inaction – conflicts, behaviors filling a need for which you haven’t found a substitute, etc. – but the distinction between doing and planning is critical.
Dengue, aka “Breakbone Fever,” Is Back and looking more successful this time.
Hawaiian Islands are dissolving, study says Surprisingly, it’s more from ground water than rainfall driven erosion. But still another 1.5 million years of growth. Another reason for realtors to say it’s time to buy.
Fever Phobia Good piece on one of my pet peeves.
AV House / BAK Architects A peaceful place in the woods.