tlbox - Web Design Tools →
A very useful selection of tools for web designers; CSS, HTML, colour selection, fonts, and more.
The People's Republic Of Newport: The myth of an... →
‘One of the main arguments that religious people throw up is that the great genocides of recent times were committed by atheists. They tend to focus on both Hitler and Stalin, ignoring the fact that both were brought up in religious circumstances and held religious beliefs.’
Nathan Petrelli for Congress →
China Mieville interviewed in The Guardian →
‘I’m a fantasy geek’ China Miéville talks children’s books with Michelle Pauli on Guardian Unlimited Books
John Hodgman on This American Life →
That and stories of sudden fame, quick riches, and the downside of the dream job.
FLURB, a Webzine of Astonishing Tales. →
Issue 3 of Rudy Rucker’s free Science Fiction webzine.
Charlie Brooker on High Street Typography →
From Guardian Unlimited. ‘Shop signs have never been uglier. A stroll down the high street has turned into optical torture…’
Basic Truths About 24's Jack Bauer →
Not quite as funny as the Chuck Norris facts…
Inside Industrial Light and Magic →
First of 3 articles, one a day, on the BBC News web site about ILM.
The Making of Star Wars →
A gallery on Wired.com of 20 pictures from the book The Making of Star Wars
06-T has a name
I bought a Beeblebear a couple of weeks ago. It had been left behind after the Eastercon by mistake from the ZZ9 merchandise table, and I’ve always wanted one. This lost bear called out to me, and so I said I would buy it. I checked on the gallery and found it was one of the 2006 batch, the last of the batch, 06-T. Couldn’t decide on a name straight away. So I decided to give it...