Three food tips: roll your own soda, order the D-roll, and use fresh garlic – (37signals)

“I avoid corn syrup. It scares me. That means Coke and the like are off the table. Instead I roll my own juice sodas (e.g. Apricot, Peach, etc.)”

The Setun Conspiracy – we make money not art

“The SETUN computer was developed in 1958 by Nikolai Brusentsov and his team at the Moscow State University. SETUN is based on ternary logic (-1, 0, 1), which distinguishes it completely from the usually binary operating computers of the present”

The University of Chicago Martin Marty Center – How to Bury a Prophet

“Notwithstanding the numbers and titles of participants, Gordon Hinckley’s funeral was a family affair both in word and sacrament. It was an extraordinary display of what makes Mormonism tick.”

Euros Accepted signs pop up in New York City | U.S. | Reuters

“In the latest example that the U.S. dollar just ain’t what it used to be, some shops in New York City have begun accepting euros and other foreign currency as payment for merchandise.”

The Lexicographer’s Rules, the weblog of Grant Barrett

“The Real History and Origin of Woot and w00t”

Talking Points Memo: by Joshua Micah Marshall | Mark This Day

“The DOJ is entitled to take whatever position it wants, however self-serving and unitary, but now there is no avenue for judicial review and so that is the end of the story.”

Under God: On Faith on

“David Lynch’s Guru and His Art”