Mary Robinette Kowal explains clearly the fuck-up at OdysseyCon.
Scientist suppress the genes in a bird embryo that controls beak development and winds us with a toothed bird. I'm sure it's perfectly fine. What could possibly go wrong? (Grokked from Chuck Wendig)
"The FBI obtained a secret court order last summer to monitor the communications of (Carter Page) adviser to presidential candidate Donald Trump, part of an investigation into possible links between Russia and the campaign, law enforcement and other U.S. officials said." Well, in truth, few FISA requests are denied. But yeah, thats kinda big. (Grokked from Wes Chu)