- io9 – Doctor Who: Doctor Who Was Never About Showing Mercy – Watch our compilation of the Doctor’s greatest acts of “mercy” from the classic series, and decide for yourself. (Background music is the disco Doctor Who theme, by Mankind.) – video. doctor_who.
- io9 – Mars Porn: Robot Finds Melting Ice on Mars – This represents a huge breakthrough for the mission, which had until now been unable to find much solid evidence that frozen water existed beneath the Martian pole. – science.
- valderys: Ouroboros, Torchwood, Jack/Ianto, PG-13 – Ianto thought it had been perfectly obvious all along what side he?d been on, and just because Jack hadn?t liked or wanted the answer, hadn?t changed the facts. – torchwood. fanfic. sfw. het. slash. auth.valderys. jack_harkness.ianto_jones. ianto_jones.lisa_hallet. ep.cyberwoman. ep.from_out_of_the_rain. rec.all_fanfic.
- con_txt: By Popular Demand – Best Quotes from CON.TXT ?Can someone please explain it to me?? ?It?s Canadian.? ?It?s not [Torchwood?s] fault they got their moral compass out of a Crackerjack box.? – meta.any_fandom. humor.
- Feministing – McCain: Contra-contraception – – feminism.
- Norway passes law approving gay marriage – Yahoo! News – The law replaces 1993 legislation that gave gays the right to enter civil unions similar to marriage but did not allow church weddings or adoption. It takes effect Jan. 1. – same_sex_marriage.
(Update via Postalicious.)