2. My blood pressure goes up just looking at this.
3. His awful early life notwithstanding, something tells me that Jeff Sarwer’s name will be well known in short order.
4. Meet Samuel Sevian, who at under 10 years of age, is the youngest chess master in American history.
6. This year’s winter solstice will be special indeed.
7. All you ever wanted to know about frankincense.
8. All hail Hawaii’s marching band:
(Via Randy Barnett.)