Stuff we've discussed on IRC.
Posted by ats at 2008-05-20 16:49
"A teenager is facing prosecution for using the word "cult" to describe the Church of Scientology."
And it gets scarier...
"The City of London Chief Superintendent, Kevin Hurley, praised Scientology for "raising the spiritual wealth of society" during the opening of its headquarters in 2006."
Via Charlie Stross, who says what I'd say here much better than I could.
"Spiritual wealth of society"? Doesn't he mean "Personal wealth of cult leaders"?
Posted by David at 2008-05-20 16:07
It's official ...
RTD will remain in charge for the 2009 Dr Who specials
He will then step down
Steven Moffat will take over for season 5 which will broadcast in the spring of 2010
Posted by David at 2008-05-20 11:23
"Every year, video game enthusiasts fritter away billions of hours in fruitless fun, earning little more than sore thumbs and a sense of satisfaction. But to Luis von Ahn they represent an opportunity not to be missed."
So, how many typical gamers would pick "Guess how some guy described this image" over "GTA IV"?