This piece de resistance arrived by first-class mail today. Behold, the elusive ACS Five Year Mug:
|Oh. My. Gosh.|
I am grateful to whomever at ACS / C&EN heard my griping a few weeks ago:
@apgoldst -In that case, I'm holding out for my "Mugnesium" next year #snerk @chemjobberKudos to ACS for quickly addressing the situation. Now, about those next 8 elements...*
— See Arr Oh (@SeeArrOh) May 21, 2013
*Seriously, ACS, I would be most willing to build a periodic table of mugs. I promise to stay alive / renew membership at least long enough to get to the transition metals. For an extra goof, you could send me a "tin cup" on my 50th Anniversary (Sn).