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

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.


2/19/12 Gil's LotD: Captain of the ship

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-16611371 Does the captain have to be the last one off the ship by law?


1/16/12 Gil's LotD: The Restart Page

http://www.therestartpage.com Relive the restart process from a number of different systems.

1/15/12 Gil's LotD: Ocean waves

http://pruned.blogspot.com/2012/01/simulant-waves.html Tele-Present Water is a sculpture that remotely mimics ocean waves in real time.


1/14/12 Gil's LotD: That's what she said

https://github.com/DanielRapp/twss.js This program uses statistical models to predict whether or not a sentence can be made into a "that's what she said" joke.


1/12/12 Gil's LotD: Peppercorn

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peppercorn_%28legal%29 A peppercorn is a token cost put into a contract to obscure the actual amount of consideration given.


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