Orac has reposted his "You might be an altie [credulous alternative medicine consumer/promoter] if..." list, with updates for the last year.
And Maria Headley pitches a book but learns the dangers of mumbling at conferences. [via]
Update: There are a lot of words in the English language which originally came from Arabic: algebra, alcohol, algorithm.... Some of them offer more humorous potential than others.
And, a new species of Carnival has been discovered: I and the Bird is a roundup of birdwatchers, environmentalists and pet owner blogging.