- Neil Armstrong: 1930-2012, by Phil Plait (Bad Astronomy) – The definitive obit for the first person to step on another world.
- The Theological Roots of Aikin’s “Legitimate Rape” Comment, by Sarah Posner (Religion Dispatches) – And here I was thinking it was “The Secret.”
- In Defense of Science: An Interview with NCSE’s Eugenie Scott (KQED) – Eugenie Scott of the NCSE explains why conservative creationists and liberal anti-vaxers are two sides of the same coin.
- What Has Happened To Wikileaks? (Blog That Peter Wrote) – “[Wikileaks] has gone from “shining a light into the world of government secrecy” to what occurs as the mouthpiece of a cult to defend the person of its leader.”
- Romney’s First 100 Days, by David Leonhardt (NY Times) – Spooky predictions about what might get cut if Romney wins.