8.00 - 11.45: sit on ass, part 1 (start Tale of Two Cities, flip through Wired from 4/2004)
11.45 - 13.30: lunch
13.30 - 14.45: sit on ass, part 2 (read latest National Geographic [interesting article on the Sun]
14.45: those of us who were still unassigned are sent home to avoid unnecessary ass sitting. We're to report back at 8.45 tomorrow.