JT on Mental Illness

At Skepticon last weekend, JT Eberhard gave a very brave speech about mental illness. It was brave because he suffers from one of the most common forms of mental illness himself, anorexia. You wouldn’t know it now, given how buff the guy is, but as he explains, this is a form of anorexia as well. I had to leave early and missed it at the time and was disappointed, so I’m happy that it is up on Youtube now. He’s also asking others to come out of the closet, to talk about their mental illness.
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The Worst Song Ever Made

I had a conversation last week with my best friend that included discussion of one of life’s most important questions: What is the worst song ever recorded? We came up with three songs that certainly belong in the bottom ten — “Kokomo” by the Beach Boys, “My Heart Will Go On” by Celine Dion and “I Can’t Fight This Feeling” by REO Speedwagon.
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Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving to all my readers. I hope you all have a great day with your families or wherever you are and whatever you’re doing. I’m actually in Vegas alone today, but that’s fine with me. I’m having a blast. I know this is kind of cliche, but I also want to offer an open thread for people to talk about the things they’re thankful for. I’ll start.
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