I've had a bit of a hectic first week back at work, and my brain is melting down a bit (so Deanery Synod tonight might not be the best idea...) Anyhow, I've been reading a few things - here are some items of interest:
How to cope with your mid-life crisis
Strongly disagreed with this article - I suspect mandatory paternity testing is a good idea...
Third Nolan Batman film will be in 2D (hooray! I hate 3D)
Peak Oil is history - and why it'll be worse than expected (good article, at some point I might write a response explaining why he's too pessimistic)
Catholicism, Conservatism and Capital Punishment. Hmmm.
The crisis of the humanities (read part 2 as well)
and related - so you want to do a humanities PhD? and pushing back on mediocre professors
Giving up football - something I think about a fair deal as well, I've given up Sky football as a start
"liberalism cannot defend corporate religious freedom"
Peter Hacker (one of my fave philosophers) on neuroscience
Overconfidence in the IPCC
Homophobia is itself an abomination