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11/17/11 Gil's LotD: Harold Camping

http://nymag.com/print/?/news/features/harold-camping-2011-10/ How did Harold Camping handle the day after the end of the world?

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11/16/11 Gil's LotD: Dau

http://www.gq.com/entertainment/movies-and-tv/201111/movie-set-that-ate-itself-dau-ilya-khrzhanovsky?printable=true&currentPage=all An investigation into a very strange movie set. I thought it was fiction but it's real.

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11/11/11 Gil's LotD: Managing nerds

http://www.randsinrepose.com/archives/2011/01/17/managing_nerds.html This is an excellent definition of nerds and the way they operate.

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11/9/11 Gil's LotD: Molding and casting

http://propertiesfabrication.blogspot.com/2011/10/molding-and-casting-oh-my.html A step-by-step guide to casting disposable props quickly and cheaply.

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11/6/11 Gil's LotD: World records

http://www.wired.com/cars/coolwheels/magazine/15-11/ff_cannonballrun?currentPage=all Setting the record for the fastest trip across America takes a ridiculous amount of planning.

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11/4/11 Gil's LotD: Warren Jeffs

http://www.texasmonthly.com/cms/printthis.php?file=feature4.php&issue=2011-10-01 An article on the trial of Warren Jeffs, the leader of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

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10/28/11 Gil's LotD: Radioactive cargo

http://www.wired.com/magazine/2011/10/ff_radioactivecargo/all/1 The story of a shipping container accidentally loaded with radioactive metal.

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10/24/11 Gil's LotD: Trusts

http://www.laphamsquarterly.org/essays/trust-issues.php?page=all An article about long-running trusts including a thousand-year trust given to a small college.

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10/21/11 Gil's LotD: Song copyrights

http://www.ethanhein.com/wp/2011/jay-z-and-alan-lomax/ How a folk song collector wound up as the legal co-author of a Jay-Z diss track.

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10/19/11 Gil's LotD: Civil War stories

http://civilwarstoriesofinspiration.wordpress.com/2008/09/20/rebel-snowball-wars-fighting-winter-boredom/ Historical accounts of a snowball battle between northern and southern armies in the Civil War.

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