August 23rd, 2007

eliphas, napping

Strange Things

This morning, when I came in to work, some guy with a softly clicking Geiger counter was walking through to office, talking in his cell phone, "Turn it on... now off... on...".

The office is right above the lab, but according to Geiger counter guy, the shielding works fine.

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P.Z. Myers is getting sued by a crackpot. Making Light has the story, Slashdot has some fine snark if you are willing to wade into the tl;dr discussion.

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Some fanficcer is offended by a sporking one of her stories received at deletrius, threatens to send in the lawyers and in the process claims copyright of Harry Potter. The story has a very surprising ending.

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This would be the perfect bedside table for SCAdians, if only it was made of rattan. Also, the ergonomy is doubtful. But cool idea if you want to outweird your friends and neighbors.

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Which Tarot Card Are You?. My result is rather stupid, but the cards are pretty, and one of my alter egos has the Tower, which is cool. (via skzbrust).