Being a raincloud is f***ing awesome by Mark Leggett. Desktop wallpaper-sized image at the link.
And a few more links:
1. I just assumed California would have new propositions concerning gay marriage every year, but apparently "major financial backers of same-sex marriage" have suggested that gay rights groups wait at least until 2012 to pursue the matter again. Via.
2. Relatedly, 42% of HBO characters are LGBT. See how the other networks stack up here. Via.
3. In 100 days, the federal government apparently found a way to save $243 million through various cost-saving measures.
*Previously: Awesome US Military Patches Part 6 (Starbucks edition).
*Buy How Awesome Will It Be? A Teenager's Guide to Understanding and Preparing for the Second Coming at Amazon.