On December 11, 1972, Apollo 17 landed on the moon. If you’ve ever read Mary Roach’s Packing for Mars you would know that the inside of the living quarters smells like a mixture of gunpowder and flatulence.
- ATF uses rogue tactics in storefront stings across nation – So, how’s that War on Drugs working out for ya?
- HIV virus returns after cure hope rose – This is in patients who had bone marrow transplants and who were tentatively considered “cured” (at least according to the media). From Will.
- Frozen’s Cynical Twist on Prince Charming – “The Disney hit is a good, subversive kids’ film—until a needlessly jarring surprise at the end.”
- Invisible Child – If you haven’t seen the New York Times piece about the plight of one homeless child, you need to read this.