Links of the Day, October 20

Love xkcd. News Hamid Karzai agrees to a November 7 election run-off. Apparently, the Department of Defense is also against Al Franken’s anti-rape amendment … what?! Green Toyota unveils a larger hybrid, the “Sai.” Sports Mariners catcher Kenji Johjima opts out of his contract to head back to Japan. We’ll miss you, Joh! Miscellaneous Andrew …

Links of the Day, August 21

News American fish can’t escape mercury, apparently. Health care Obama guarantees health care reform. Human trafficking Gov. Rick Perry seeks to combat trafficking in Texas. HuffPost considers why human trafficking is so misunderstood. Green Toyota holds off on going electric.