Friday, December 23, 2005

Mudslides and wikipedia

A mudslide in Portland's West Hills - publicbroadcasting.net
A landslide has crushed two cars and threatened the structural integrity of a home in Portland's west hills. City transportation spokesman Mary Volm says at around one Friday morning about 2,000 cubic yards of mud broke through the retaining wall of the older home.
Those rich houses perched on the slopes always seem so vulnerable.

Reader letters to El Reg regarding Wikipedia - theregister.co.uk
Some entertaining stuff from miffed Wikipedians. (And I am getting sick of the 'if you find something incorrect on Wikipedia, just edit the entry' argument.)

Flickr photos of the day: Mohu, horror convention babe

Stuff I Collect - Militaria

Stuff I Collect - Militaria WW2 WWII First 1st Allied Airborne pin OPA ration token (1 blue) WW1 U.S. Shipyard Voluntee...