Der Tommissar proves that it's all about public service this time of year:
First, the unacknowledged dangers of making Albuquerque a space hub. 'Ware The Created and the Zoopremists, too.
Second: the perils of long-term Toronto Maple Leaf fandom. I've always known it is safer to huff sarin, and now DT has photographic evidence to back me up.
As was ordained from the beginning of time, Hilary is about to de-pope. Actually, she's probably just going to Scotland's magnificent western isles, as it is hard to picture her as a Presby.
[Much harder to picture her as a Unitarian, to be sure, but there you have it.]
Rich Leonardi brings to our attention yet another work continuing the demolition of the tattered-but-fashionable Myth of the Backward Medievals. If the new book is half as good as The Rise of Christianity, it will be magnificent.