A random collection of daily links drawn from the depths of the Internet.

3/7/12 Gil's LotD: SNES Coprocessors

http://byuu.org/articles/emulation/snes-coprocessors All of the coprocessors released with SNES games have been reverse engineered.

2/1/12 Gil's LotD: Hashbrown theft

http://www.ajc.com/sports/uga/uga-soccer-player-charged-1367143.html?cxntlid=thbz_hm A student was caught smuggling hashbrowns out of the cafeteria in her pants.


2/20/12 Gil's LotD: Greek debt crisis

http://crookedtimber.org/2012/02/16/so-what-would-your-plan-for-greece-be/ Solve the Greek sovereign debt crisis in a choose your own adventure style!


Biscuits and Gravy

I've finally given biscuits and sausage gravy a shot. It's one of my favorite breakfasts and one I don't have a whole lot of experience with given my Yankee upbringing. My sausage recipe came from a Google search and my biscuits came from this forum post.

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The latest in Twitter research

Twitter recently fixed their API and made it return an accurate count of a tweet's retweets. Here are the top 25 @horse_ebooks (see previous Gil's LotD) tweets ranked by retweet popularity. This chart should magically update once a day.

2/6/12 Gil's LotD: Pencils

http://pencilgrinder.wordpress.com/ This blog takes an incredibly in-depth look at pencil quality.


2/5/12 Gil's LotD: Alcohol

http://www.gladwell.com/2010/2010_02_15_a_drinking.html Intoxicated behavior is largely influenced by culture.

2/2/12 Gil's LotD: Bedbugs

http://www.dailynebraskan.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor-feb-1-1.2693339 The Greek system is good for everyone, including bedbugs.


1/31/12 Gil's LotD: Urban Escape and Evasion

http://www.onpointtactical.com/Enroll.aspx?id=235 Learn how to escape and evade recapture in this weekend class.

2/30/12 Gil's LotD: PyPXE

https://github.com/psychomario/PyPXE PyPXE is a small, native Python implementation of the tftpd and dhcpd you need to PXE boot.


1/25/12 Gil's LotD: Tommy Westphall

http://home.vicnet.net.au/~kwgow/crossovers.html By joining together crossovers this website has made a map of all the television series which exist in one giant fictional universe.


1/23/12 Gil's LotD crap: Historic moments in urology

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1464-410X.2005.05797.x/full An eyewitness account of the lecture that introduced one of the first therapies for erectile dysfunction.



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