links for 2008-04-24

  • (KSDK) — Eastbound and westbound lanes on Interstate 270 were shut down Tuesday afternoon after a tractor trailer flipped over the median. Authorities closed the interstate near Lewis and Clarke Boulevard. Westbound traffic was diverted at Bellefontaine
  • A man posing as Darth Vader attacked a Star Wars fan, who had founded a Jedi Church, a court has heard. Arwel Wynne Hughes, 27, from Holyhead, Anglesey, admitted assaulting Barney Jones and cousin Michael with a metal crutch. They suffered minor injuries.
  • Rare PSA featuring the creatures of the Star Wars Cantina in the famous “Friends don’t let friends drive drunk” campaign. This was produced for the US Dept of Transportation in 1979.
  • This has to be the most jaw-dropping NES mod ever … putting a whole system-on-a-chip NES console clone into an original game cartridge. Talk about how to demonstrate the advances in shrinking electronics over the years! Modder Kotomi took an original Su
  • There are some basic approaches, guidelines and goals to consider when working with type on the Web. Overall, the medium of Web typography involves readability, accessibility, usability, and brandability. On the Web, these aspects function together to acc
  • Heart, “These Dreams,” from Heart (Capitol, 1985)
  • Spin Doctors – Two Princes.mp3 (audio/mpeg Object)
  • Casey gets the inside scoop on the 4th Edition rule set and Insider program for Dungeons and Dragons
  • The modern digicam does almost everything for you, from auto-exposure to face detection to firing you photos straight off to the internet. But where’s the fun in letting the camera make all the decisions? Take back some control with these four rainy day h
  • IE 6 actually had the best CSS support of any browser when it first came out… SEVEN YEARS AGO. The little bugs in it’s CSS support still haunt us to this day. I still get comments from people who roundly reject any technique that doesn’t work in IE
  • Your Google Toolbar has been updated to the latest version
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