Click that link! If you’ve got a fever, and the only prescription is detailed coverage of SOX compliance, do not hold back! Click it! (This beats my previous most boring magazine, Metering. There isn’t even the excitement of a guy with a bow tie on the cover.)
Ya know what’s funny is when you’re playing Metal Gear on your PSP on the bus, sneaking around. Suddenly, in the game, you’re discovered and jump in your seat in terror. You look around the bus to see if anyone noticed you jerking your head back.
If you use a Windows computer often, you’ve gotten use to a great number of bad, insecure, and non-obvious interfaces over time. You know how to deal with these things because you do them often. How does your mom see Windows? I’ve attempted a rough simulation here. The real thing would be running Windows 98, Internet Explorer with 5 toolbars, pop-ups galore, viruses, a desktop covered with 100 icons advertising free software installation, 30 system tray icons. No wonder it’s so frightening.
Tiananmen Square 2142 (Photoshop from some forum)
A guy in Britain thought he’d won the lottery, burned some bridges, and then realized he’d read his ticket wrong. Here’s the story.
Vanessa has a post about her cousin’s hilarious senior pics.