Sloth claws are not—as in many other species—essentially long, hard fingernails, but are actually the sloth’s protruding finger bones http://www.bbc.com/earth/story/20170428-why-sloths-do-not-get-crusty-eyes-from-all-the-sleeping
Sculpture in downtown Urbana.
Mediocre investment portfolio tested by crisis and aftermath: http://www.wisebread.com/how-one-mediocre-investor-prospered-after-the-market-crash my latest at Wise Bread
It’s almost May Day! And I don’t have a May pole! But I do have a maple, so that’s okay.
I could have sworn trademarked hot sauces weren’t invented until the neolithic. (Does look yummy.) https://paleomagonline.com/spicy-buffalo-chicken-meatballs/ #paleo #recipes
In which I mention Aaron Pareki’s Now page primarily as a test of WebMentions, and also a test of post titles with a word after the date (rather than before, the way I’d been doing it).
A pretty good look at the history of Republican tax cuts, in reference to Trump’s tax cut proposal (if a one-page description can be called such): http://ritholtz.com/2017/04/republican-tax-cut-myth/ by @BruceBartlett.
We would all be better off if everyone had paid more attention to Jimmy Carter when he was president. He’s still worth paying attention to now: http://www.theage.com.au/federal-politics/losing-my-religion-for-equality-20090714-dk0v.html
In related news, I’m planning to start using the “image” and “link” post types for sharing photos and links.
All appear on my website as well as in my microblog (which is really the point).
If I ever own a restaurant, the menu is going to have an artichoke hearts of darkness salad.