December 11th, 2013

Randomness

Happy birthday m0usegrrl! You share a b-day with TNG.

Grammar people: Does the following bother you? It bugs me, but maybe I'm in the minority.

' ... if those two parts of the skull had been found as fragments at separate sites, they may have been assigned to two different species ... .'

http://archaeology.org/issues/116-1401/features/top10/1576-dmanisi-georgia-hominin-homo-erectus-skulls (Yeah I know, the article title is cute, but that's a separate issue.)

New on my CD player: 'Sing for Joy' - music of the Abayudaya Jews of Uganda. Rabbi Gershom Sizomu et al.
http://www.amazon.com/Sing-For-Joy-Abayudaya-Uganda/dp/B000PMG1LK/

News story of the day: Random guy pseudo-signing at Mandela memorial. Somehow I think that's a sign of the times.