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26 July 2006

News from the Net

Congress makes fetish sites illegal. Ok, that might not be their intended purpose, but how many fetishes can you name that use innocent words?

French homes get 2.5Gb/s internet + phone + TV for $85/mo.

Info on the Lakes of Titan

NASA simulates colliding black holes

OpenDarwin shuts down. Hope you weren't looking for an open-source Mac OSX

Once again, the Federal Judges vote for companies instead of people

The Monopoly board game gets debit cards and does away with paper money

Everyone knows how bad it is to drive at the end of the month when the cops are trying to fill their quotas (ie: stupid tickets or even ticketed for things you didn't do) -- but did you know that air marshals are doing the same thing?

Oooh. Big corporate CEO takes on the MPAA after he received one of their blackmail letters

This is very odd.... A proposed change to the Electoral College that... well... very odd...

Someone cut you off? Want to track their license plate down and visit them at home? Well, now you can

It appears that DNA has more code than just genes...

New Google service... Live traffic maps via Cell Phones

If the Electoral College change is as simple as it says than it's a good thing.  It seems the point is to avoid ammending the Constitution but to have the person who wins the election actually win it.

How can NASA simulate black holes colliding?  It's all just speculation anyways.

Posted by WILL POWER! on Wed Jul 26 05:06:00 PDT 2006

I figured it out! all it takes to reform the MPAA is...

A ton of money. Why didn't we think of this before!?!  Maybe we can even use this "money thing" to get congress to reverse the ani-fetish bill. :-P

Posted by Sylkwyrm on Wed Jul 26 09:57:00 PDT 2006