– Sharpie seems to have solved my pencil problems

– One of the great problems in math and computing may have been solved

– Don DeLillo talks to an interviewer. He doesn’t say much, but it’s a start

– Mark Fisher on deconstruction as pathology

– My SF Giants stand strong for their staff, refusing to play in Taiwan unless non-playing staff gets the same bonus compensation as they do

– Evo-psych researcher and proponent Marc Hauser is taking a leave from Harvard after an investigation turned up evidence of scientific misconduct. He is, most famously, the author of Moral Minds

And for your musical enjoyment, my favorite song of the week about resistance to enclosure, Mumford and Sons’ “Dust Bowl Dance”: