(h/t commentor Comrade Mary)
The same day that a 10-ton meteor (or super-secret American weapon) slammed into Russia’s Ural mountains, injuring over 1,000 and blowing out windows for miles around, a mysterious light streaked across the sky above San Fransisco. NBC News reports that people located over a stretch of 100 miles saw the fireball yesterday evening. According to one astronomer, it was a “sporadic meteor.”…
NYMag has the video. Also, glad I’m not the only Old Person who thought “Thank FSM this didn’t happen when Alas, Babylon, The Day After and Testament were giving two generations nightmares.” Via commentor M’Quirk, Charles Stross highlights a relevant anniversary.
Apart from buying stock in tinfoil, what’s on the agenda this evening?