Today is World AIDS Day. You can visit AIDS Combat Zone for lots of info and Brad's run-down of events.
Today is also the 50th Anniversary of the day that Rosa Parks did not give up her seat. Transit Authourities all over the country had seats "reserved" for Rosa Parks today. (Though on my crowded bus this morning, somebody sat their fat ass right in it.)
In other news, "scientists believe they have worked out a formula to calculate how 'beer goggles' affect a drinker's vision".
And on a final note, there is now a convenient pill to cure male effimenancy. Side effects include obsession with sports and uncontrollable public belching. [via Lady Bunny]