heat and links

Just in – it’s hot. The whole eastern US is hot.  It’s interesting how extreme heat and extreme cold both have the same general effect on a family with small children – both extremes tend to make you stay indoors.  We made it to the pool every day this week but one, but Saturday was hot enough that even the pool was unbearable.  Good times.

So due to the heat, another one of my fairly abbreviated link roundups.  In case you haven’t noticed, there’s a “what I’m reading online” box over on the lower right hand side of the front page of the blog that’s updated throughout the week.  I consider that a bit of an add-on to this weekly post.  Plus my “thoughts” tumblr blog and my twitter account usually have a few more links, too.

And more…