apollo 11 @ 40


at BoingBoing, some talk about the restored footage. (What do NASA and the BBC have in common? They've both destroyed big chunks of their priceless heritage in the need to recycle magnetic tape.)

But it's ok, at least we have our permanent moon colony and... oh, never mind.
http://www.slate.com/id/2223013/ - remember that old line that "man began to walk upright to free his hands for masturbation"? Now I believe it...
Children see magic because they look for it.
Christopher Moore, "Lamb - The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal"

http://bakingbites.com/2007/09/car-baked-chocolate-chip-cookies-step-by-step/ - dashboard cookies in the parking lot at work