Archives for January 5, 2009

This is my favorite web carnival, and this is the best version of it yet, owing to the outstanding submission we have this month! Welcome to the 15th Monthly edition of the blog carnival Linnaeus’ Legacy. I thought about being cute and fancy for this edition of the carnival, but instead, I decided to be…

Heath and Deborah Campbell had three children. They named them: JoyceLynn Aryan Nation Campbell Honszlynn Hinler Jeannie Campbell Adolf Hitler Campbell That, right there, would be child abuse. Do you not agree? The story is making the rounds (h/t: McDuff) because it is little Adolph’s third birthday and the local shop-rite (supermarket) refuses to provide…

Zombie French Fries from Hell

Well, from McDonald’s, actually. Expérience McDonaldsby PeteRock

Tecnology Tidbits

Two killer items for you today: Create your own personal font Check out the new Google Hacker Search:

This important story was broken by the Minnesota Independent. The agency that runs the airport refused an apparently serious offer to buy the men’s room stall made famous by Craig’s 2007 conviction for disorderly conduct in a sex-solicitation sting operation by the airport police. The Metropolitan Airport Commission (MAC) spurned the $5,000 offer, which arrived…

The Minnesota Recount is Over

As many of you have already heard, the recount process in Minnesota to determine the outcome of the Senatorial race is over, and Al Franken has been certified as winner. There is now a review period of seven days during which any voter in the state of Minnesota. Including me, Al Franken, whomever, can sue…

South of the Zambezi River, along the eastern side of Africa, things get dryer and dryer as you go south, until you finally reach the southernmost end of the continent where things become a little bit moister again. A couple of thousand years ago cattle keeping people speaking Bantu languages and possessing mainly Banutu cultural…