Truthdig: Drilling Beneath the Headlines

I got an email announcing the opening of this new news site,, under the motto that, as stated by A.J. Liebling, “Freedom of the press is guaranteed only to those who own one.” This month there’s a feature by Orville Schell called China: Boom or Boomerang? that looks promising. Check it out.


Poking around Rudy Rucker’s place, I found a neat little Asteroids Applet I thought you all might enjoy as much as I did. For a few minutes, anyway.

Do you know any high school kids?

UPDATE (24/11/2005): Uh, what happened? The roads weren’t blocked this time, nothing like last year when they were jammed insanely tightly. I didn’t notice anything out of the ordinary, actually. Maybe I was misinformed, but I wasn’t the only one… other people at work had heard the same as me. If you do, please give […]