I spent most of this week sick in bed, but I did discover that:
According to the Jameel Poverty Action Lab at MIT, the cheapest way to improve attendance in Kenyan schools is mass deworming.
There's a guy removing Garfield from Garfield comic strips. The result: “an even better comic about schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and the empty desperation of modern life”.
Also, I like this poem: “The Trash Can”.