Link round-up for 7 May 2011
Yes, these might well get you some funny looks.
It's an honor to be Boba Fett.
Here's a handy Chinese labor-saving device.
Looks like the royal marriage is off to a good start.
My favorite thing about this story was Mendip's headline.
After the birthers come the Earthers.
An old-but-good link: Arabia holds a beauty pageant.
Pundits are assessed for their track record of accuracy.
These billboards just didn't belong together (found via Mendip).
Hello again, long time no see, sorry about that silly old gang rape.
Gothic Atheist fisks some asinine advice about suffering.
TV ownership is declining, though still high.
As I long suspected, atheists are more moral than religionists.
Look here to compare Bush's responsibilities with Obama's responsibilities.
This, I guess, is moderate Christianity.
Cheer for your rapist and pay his bills, or else -- more here.
No, we're not gonna quiet down.
Sorry, Andrew, the good Sisters are right about this one -- more here.
Beware, the policies of these agencies are a threat to blogging (sent by Republic of Gilead).
You're right, they both stink.
Jobsanger presents wisdom from a Republican.
It's really too bad this guy didn't make it as a professional artist.
Science fiction expands our sexual imaginations (sent by Gothic Atheist).
Buoyed by strong public support, gay marriage advocates close in on victory in New York state. And the rest of the country is only a matter of time.
David Frum is reassured by Obama's resolve against bin Laden (so is The Heathen Republican).
If you want to see a picture of the dead terrorist, watch out.
The nutty conspiracy theories have already started. More here.
American experts are reviewing a treasure trove of hard drives and other computer equipment seized from bin Laden's house. (Wanna bet they find gigabytes of porn?)
It may be useful to think of terrorists as pirates.
A soldier schools a teabagger on Obama's role as commander-in- chief.
The bullet in bin Laden's head also killed the liberal-as-wimp cliché.
A blogger thanks Johann Hari for telling the plain truth about European Islam.
Der Spiegel reports that Greece is considering abandoning the euro and bringing back its own currency. EU big shots deny it -- but if I had to choose, I'd trust Der Spiegel.
The Libyan crisis is creating a flood of black African refugees.
Is there a right kind of Islam?
We have a lot to gain by actively supporting the Syrian rebellion.
Fattards have lousy sex, when they have it at all.
Normally a fish brain is of little interest -- but this one is three hundred million years old.
The Greenland ice cap is melting much faster than climate-change models predicted (more here).