Argh, I think I overdosed on politics. Some Obama-free content for you today:
I previously mentioned Hard Case Crime and its delightfully
retro covers. Browsing through their website, I found this upcoming
title by a promising writer.
I already own a … more sedate version of the novel. But this is mighty tempting.
Adrian Beltre is coming to the Boston Red Sox. Read this
story from Surviving Grady and try to pick the place
where I started laughing. (This shouldn't be hard, if you remember
that my sense of humor is about the same, maturity-wise, as when
I was nine years old.)
A co-worker (who blogs here)
passes along the following computer security joke:
During a recent password audit at a company, it was found that a [person presumed to be stupid regardless of hair color] was using the following password: "MickeyMinniePlutoHueyLouieDeweyDonaldGoofySacramento"
When asked why she had such a long password, she said she was told that it had to be at least eight characters long and include at least one capital.
Ever wonder how a web design goes straight to Hell?
To find out, I suggest reading How a Web Design Goes Straight