(Yeah, Sammy has on two types of collars in this photo. This is the doggy equivalent of a man wearing a belt and suspenders.)
Some misk linkage to round out your week ...
Just in time for summer reading: Metafilter's short story recommendations.
Then there's Read At Work. It looks like a typical Windows desktop, and the books are formatted in very wordy PowerPoint presentations. Ironically, I couldn't open it on IE at work, but my home computer (on Firefox) makes it work perfectly. Experiment and enjoy. But don't read at work. That's what Solitaire is for.
Eight medical terms your doctor uses to insult you. Mom, we definitely heard a few of these this month.
And finally ... the WTF Secretary is an example of bureaucracy at its finest. (via Daisy)
Bunny and I are having a semantics dispute. Thursday was the last day of sixth grade. She says she is now a seventh grader. I say this is the summer before her seventh grade year. Which is it? We need you to weigh in here, blogfolk. Thanks!