Stuff we've discussed on IRC.
Posted by azz at 2005-12-20 23:33
"With stab-proof vests and CS spray under their costumes, the officers sang carols until the door was answered. They then searched the house and seized £400 worth of cocaine."
Posted by azz at 2005-12-20 23:30
In 1983, Brian May, Eddie Van Halen and some friends released a cover of an anime theme tune.
Fascinating -- I'll have to hunt this one down...
(OK, "anime" might be pushing it a bit...)
... meanwhile, Freddie Mercury could have been writing pretty typical anime theme songs, it would appear.
Posted by azz at 2005-12-20 16:00
(From the RSS:) "The provider of the Crazy Frog ringtone, Mblox, is fined following hundreds of complaints."
Unfortunately, the complaints weren't of the form "I put this on my phone and it made everybody think I was a really annoying idiot."
Posted by azz at 2005-12-20 15:29
"The Java hyper-enthusiasts have left the building, leaving a significant contingent of Java programmers behind, blinking in the bright lights without the constant drumbeat of boosterism."
Posted by azz at 2005-12-20 02:18
Stupid product name of the day.