Also, I got a friendly link from Internet juggernaut BoingBoing, which prompted frantic IMs from several friends. Neato! If anyone out there knows Mr. Doctorow, please let him know I'm very appreciative, and am a reader of his blog.
Why the hell isn't my library open on Saturdays? It seems like with all the California budget stuff, the first things to go are libraries and colleges. At SJSU, we had to reuse tiny amounts of not-terribly-expensive chemicals. Here at UCD, they're closing the engineering library. What gives, people?!
Oh, speaking of money, I bet you totally wanna make sure I can afford taxes this year by totally buying some totally awesome shirts.