"Iraq and the U.S. have reached preliminary agreement to withdraw American forces from Iraqi cities by next June, six years into the increasingly unpopular war, Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari said Thursday after meeting with Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice."
That's not breaking or anything, but I figured it's the kind of thing people would want to know if they missed it.
Gaydar may actually exist, which makes me feel like less of a fraud.
Fascinating article on how stained glass windows also purify air. Medieval goldsmiths were also into nanotech, apparently. [H/t Shakesville]
In closing, I finally read Watchmen and it was incredible.