I mentioned briefly at the house warming party that scientists have discovered ways of making chocolate, milk and other stuff from blood. Here is a link to an article on it by the Telegraph. Can't get much more highbrow than that :)
In other news the lovemap center has shifted slightly. You could get to anyone else in the main throng of people on the lovemap in 5 moves of less (discounting the "Fancies" lines) from sea_cucumber, inquis or eggwhite, but that has changed now and it's just one person (who I'm not going to say - work it out :)
I've got an irritating cough that won't go away. I have been silly and put the 9tog duvet on my bed. Which is where the cough has come from - keep kicking the smothering duvet off in the night and then catching a chill.