Linktastic: Stuff that Rocks

70-68 in 5th set: Isner wins longest tennis match in history
American finally pulls out Wimbledon win over Mahut after play is suspended for darkness two nights in a row

before & after: arnod’s beautiful porch
d*s reader arnod has shared her small apartment in ghent, belgium with her boyfriend for over five years. because the weather in ghent has been lovely for the past month or so, arnod and her boyfriend decided it was time to create a small outdoor retreat.

Australia gets first woman PM
Australia appointed its first woman prime minister, Julia Gillard, who vowed on Thursday to end division over a controversial mining tax, resurrect a carbon trade scheme and call elections within months.

Antibullying Bill Passes N.Y. State Senate
The Dignity for All Students Act, which would protect LGBT students from bullying and harassment in schools, has passed the New York state senate after years of effort. Gov. David Paterson is expected to sign the bill into law, which would mark the first time gender identity and expression are included in state law.