Umm…check out these links.

‘Ums’ and ‘ers’ help children learn – via – An interesting study…It seems to indicate that disfluencies in speech have an unexpected benefit.  They help children learn by calling attention to when something important is said.  Saying “like” every other word still makes you sound retarded, though.

Carry Conditions and Firearm Safety – via – ITS Tactical is one of my favourite sites that I visit almost every day.  It’s actually a little strange, now that I think of it, that I haven’t linked to more of their articles in the past.  Anyway…check it out.

And last but not least, today there are two posts over at that are particularly, well, cool…
Red Oak Burger Grilling Planks – Because meat cooked outside with fire just tastes better.
Automatic Maratac Pilot Watch – Because sometimes the new hotness comes in a plain package.  Unfortunately they’re sold out already.