Monday, February 16, 2009

Linkdump for a Holiday

Comic Book Urban Legends Revealed #194: Heinlein, Cap Meets Duke, and Superman by Morrison/Miller/Waid/Peyer.

Star Wars Yoga.

Microsoft Malware. Seriously, what business does Microsoft have making an extension for Firefox that is secretly installed and can't be deleted?

An example of Poe's Law: "Without a winking smiley or other blatant display of humor, it is impossible to create a parody of Fundamentalism that SOMEONE won't mistake for the real thing."

Oo De Lally.

Giant Spider Attacks Liverpool! Be sure to check out the pictures.

The classic game Oregon Trail coming soon to an iPhone near you.

The Seattle Sketcher sketches the Sounders Football Club Billboard. I'm pretty excited about real football coming to Seattle, and almost wish I could go to a game. Maybe if I still lived in the Seattle area. *sigh*

Ten Privacy Settings Every Facebook User Should Know About, and which everyone who is concerned about professional appearances should have activated.

A good soldier who did her job with honor is spit on by the military and stripped of her benefits because of a vindictive moron who hated her because she is gay. She did NOTHING wrong in her job at all, but she was still punished because of her private life. This is sick injustice, and needs to stop. What makes people so perverted that they concern themselves with what other people do in bed? (via)

And, to calm me down after that last outburst, here's a Pug for the in-Laws.