June 24 – 28
In light of all that happened this week, Erik looked at what the animal kingdom teaches us about being gay, and wonders why we insist on looking to the animal kingdom for lessons at all.
So that mermaids show was a hoax, but Roberta had some good news about real mermaids.
The next Big One — whether it’s sneeze-able bird flu or some horrible new bat disease that infects humans — will likely come to you courtesy of the best person you know, says Jessa.
I explained why I will never sit comfortably again.
And we reposted one of LWON’s classic posts, Cassie’s rumination on “Hubble moments.”