Being told that, categorically, he knows what he’s talking about and she...– precisely. rebecca solnit via tomgram
Hundreds of thousands of Web sites - including several at the United Nations and...– the chickens of crap start coming home to roost (via kvasir)
For those keeping track of them “canaries” and Peak Oil, yes, its now six...– How are my canaries doing? (via kvasir)
Writing is like a sixth sense used to apprehend a reality not detected by the...– ah, cary, you’ve nailed it again
Are links that make it to the front page of Digg really the best things on the...– they certainly are! if you’re a fourteen-year old boy!
Mick’s a maniac. He can’t get up in the morning without knowing...– sensible lad, our keef
Arguably, it’s not just Jobs that remains so stuck in time, but the whole Bay...– god damn right
One of the biggest complaints I hear about veal stock is this: “But I...– french laundry at home
i don’t write to make friends. i don’t go to tony robbins’...– mme levy: so tres cool. (it’s a joke, son.)
Well, that wasn’t supposed 2 go public. Embarassing! Oh well. I...– what, she had an orgasm?
It doesn’t get madder than this. Swaziland is in the grip of a famine and...– guardian.uk, via boy of rage
Why has nobody bothered to point out that for Windows users using the bloatware...– #60 funny funny
In response to the whiny fucknuts who pissed an moaned over Apple serving up a...– in which zo learns *another* new phrase
Again, the take home message here is that Windows users are so fucking confused...– i liked gruber’s quoted counterpoint. natch.
On the damage front, the Associated Press has word of a collapsed porch on a...– very sweet
8. And what of copyright?– funny thing you should ask, mike
But when she heard he had a daughter, she began to make inquiries, and she...– the last.
“Dear” LinkedIn Customer “Service” … Again? I...– homeland security threat level
Oh look. Email with a password sent as cleartext. Maybe next time just Twitter...– merlin tweet
Let’s take a minute out and try to imagine what would happen if a series of...– gail collins
Erik Spiekermann, a great type designer, was asked in the eponymous Helvetica...– helvetica actually makes me sick. (sensitive little flower that i am.)
The greatest impediment to Mr. Gonzales’s being offered the kind of...– ah, …
Iraq is to moviegoers what garlic is to vampires.– frank rich, so good.
Some people manage to look back and say, “I can’t believe I behaved...– dear prudence
… some described the suspicion that their politically progressive partners...– no!
In the era of an aging population, memory is the new sex.– maybe for you, brooks, maybe for you …
Microsoft Database Daemon is an obese, autistic butler who does nothing but sit...– eerie, positively scary. merlin tweet.
Kudos go to the heroic, the well-muscled, to the winner (yawn) go the links.– me
Five rejected names for a single-serving meal product: Lonesome...– what must it be like. and a baby, too!
ANDREW SULLIVAN: The latest revelations on the torture front show the memo from...– you big tease.
when did he link to her instead?– heartbreak on the interwebs. most heartbreaking.
Why, in my day, you could listen to the soothing sounds of those hep cats from...– leftwingcracker
And you know what? There is something really evil about taking thousands of the...– (fake)steve says to eric
Diigo is a Social Information Network (SIN)– as in, let him who is without?
The American bias toward extroversion as a sign of maturity is a dangerous but...– cary tennis
Buddy Guy stares Jagger down on “Champagne & Reefer” — and he...– buddy guy is so major.
Okay, let’s just get this over with quickly, like ripping off a medical...– they don’t want me.