The daily clickthroughs:

STATE OF THE PLANET: Green PCs and the Dead Zone

STUFF WE LIKE: I can has pathos 

What’s new on the Crikey blogs:

FIRST BLOG ON THE MOON: The sheep or dog adopts kitten shock!

PLANE TALKING: Dreamliner wings: half broken or half fixed?

ANDREW BARTLETT: Can the president send an email? No he can’t.

CORPORATE ENGAGEMENT: Another terrible day for NSW ALP

And check out our new/old/rejigged health blog, CROAKEY.

Also on the Crikey website:

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VIDEO OF THE DAY: First Dog took the initiative to pick today’s video, and surprised us all by selecting an insightful piece of political and social analysis. Just kidding. It’s a penguin being cute:

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