Day: June 1, 2007

  • Women sues doctor for hurting her feelings

    Well, isn’t litigation wonderful? If your doctor hurts your feelings, it looks like you can sue for damages – at least, if you live in the UK. UK patient: doc hurt my feelings by telling me to quit smoking And she wins about $80,000 (plus attorneys’ fees) for her hurt feelings. Mrs. G delayed her […]

  • Sign up to Beta Warhammer online

    If you are interested in MMORPGs, you might want to hit the Warhammer Online:Age of Reckoning site and sign up for a beta test spot. Testing should start soon, and at least initially will be by invitation only. (via Joystiq) [tags]Warhammer online beta test signup open[/tags]

  • USB geekery

    Geeks need cool, useless toys. I’ve covered that often enough here on the site that it should be pretty clear already. Many times, I’ll find cool toys that I don’t comment on or post, just because I find about 3-4 gadgets and toys a day. But occasionally, I find a toy that’s just too useless […]

  • Swim at your own risk

    When nature attacks at the beach (via Neatorama)

  • Modern Mechanix on LOLcats, the early years

    Back before LOLcats were everywhere you turned, the folks at Scientific American published information on photographing cats in their December, 1931 issue. Learn what early photographers did for good LOLcat images in the days before the GIMP and Photoshop. CATS are easy to photograph-if you can tap an unlimited supply of patience. Beyond that, all […]