perl v5.8.9 : New stable release of perl 5.8.x. Useful new bundled script: “perlthanks — a variant of perlbug, but for sending non-bug-reports [to the] authors and maintainers of Perl. Getting nothing but bug reports can become a bit demoralising.” aww! we love you p5p!
(tags: perl thanks open-source coding changelog)
“Where The Deep Ones Are” : book mashup of “Where The Wild Things Are” and Lovecraft’s “The Shadow Over Innsmouth”. yeah, pretty sure I _won’t_ be buying this for Bea (via Alex)
(tags: via:alex geek parody cthulhu lovecraft books kids)
The End of Wall Street’s Boom : article by the author of “Liar’s Poker” on the sub-prime crash — chock full of insane details about just how stupid and greedy the Wall Street bankers are. lock ’em up!
(tags: wall-street banking corruption banks bubble cds finance money economy subprime)