Seriously? This stuff was just laying around out there? Oye.
Earliest weapons-grade plutonium found in US dump – tech – 21 January 2009 – New Scientist
An old glass jar inside a beaten up old safe at the bottom of a waste pit may seem an unlikely place to find a pivotal piece of 20th century history. But that’s just where the first batch of weapons-grade plutonium ever made has been found – abandoned at the world’s oldest nuclear processing site.
…nothing like the old boss. Thank goodness.
Judge Suspends Guantanamo Case at Obama’s Request – washingtonpost.com
In one of its first actions, the Obama administration instructed military prosecutors late Tuesday to seek a 120-day suspension of legal proceedings involving detainees at the naval base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba — a clear break with the approach of the outgoing Bush administration.
As I was changing lenses, Lucy starts pointing behind me and going, "aaaah! aaah!" I looked towards where she was pointing, but all I saw was a bunch of pigeons taking off. I thought she’d gone batty. Then, I saw IT. The Crumpler store. We weren’t even looking for it, but it found us. The call of the Crumpler is strong.
In this picture, she’s updating her Facebook status to let people know we found the Crumpler store – ’cause it’s just that important.