1. Steve Jobs, LSD, and the drug war.
2. The ups and downs of cancer screening. This is an important point. Too many people, particularly cancer survivors, underrate the effects of overdiagnosis and unnecessary treatment.
3. Al Jazeera: UN finds "systematic torture" in Afghanistan.
4. There's a pretty bad oil spill going on down in New Zealand, though not nearly as bad as the gulf spill last year.
5. Even Robert Gates is beginning to freak out about congressional dysfunction.