September 3rd, 2010


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We got rain! After weeks of temperatures in the 100s and zero rain, this is kind of a big deal. Hoping for more today.

Just a couple of quick links:

Slate: Fact-Checking the FranzenfreudeIs the New York Times' book section really a boys' club? Their answer is pretty much "yes."

j_cheney posted a warning and link to Absolute Write: about Astra Publications and their sudden flurry of supposedly pro-rate web zines, some with names similar to other well-established pro-rate web zines.

Doctors Without Borders report on Pakistan: PAKISTAN: MSF Expands Emergency Response Into New Flood Zones