What I learned this week, January 13, 2012

Holy Triskaidekaphobia, Batman!

I’m trying to find good stuff to watch on Netflix while I ride my recumbent bicycle. Paste Magazine has these daily lists, and two good ones are 20 Great TV Shows to Watch on Netflix Instant, and 20 Great Documentaries to Watch on Netflix Instant.

I have always been a map fanatic. With the advent of the web and GPS and all the cool digital mapping applications available now, paper maps have sort of fallen to the wayside. But still…. man, I want one of these, real bad.

Here’s a Slate article on the map.

And you can buy one here.

How to write a novel using the snowflake method.