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 Wednesday
30 Sep 1998

Yom Kippur

Love is synonomous to Fatuous. The connections this tool is able to make are shocking.

 Tuesday
29 Sep 1998

"When sunlight hits at a certain angle, an Iridium casts a brilliant reflection up to 30 times brighter than Venus, reaching a patch on Earth of about 20 square miles."

 Wednesday
23 Sep 1998

Is this the 1898 formula for Coca Cola?

30 pounds of sugar
2 gallons of water
2 pints of lime juice
4 ounces of citrate of caffeine
2 ounces of citric acid
1 ounce of extract of vanilla
6 drams (3/4 ounce) of fluid extract of cola
6 drams of fluid extract of coca.

This will be my only link to anything involving the Starr report: Tom Tomorrow in color! Outrageous!

 Monday
21 Sep 1998

Rosh Hashanah

Inspired by Jorn Barger's Elvis Index, I wrote (cribbed, actually) a quick perl program which compares the relative "popularity" of some well-known personalities.

God
   
2345824
Jesus
   
1307871
Clinton
   
718911
Satan
   
505745
monkeys
   
276097
Bill Gates
   
179272
Elvis
  
166930
Van Gogh
  
26367
Tesla
  
26258
Rasputin
 
9570
Jimmy Walker
 
922
Stellar Semiconductor
 
331

The green bar is the number of hits on the Web. The red bar is the number of hits on Usenet news.

 Friday
18 Sep 1998

A gamer's description of a corn maze.

Also check out the maze designer's homepage.

 Monday
14 Sep 1998

Some people are using NSI's whois service to an extreme.

Director or Ran, Akira Kurosawa dies.

"I used to live in California, where primate ownership now is next to impossible, so I moved to Las Vegas and finally got my primate!"

 Friday
4 Sep 1998

On my player right now:
Tijuana Taxi: Music can be fun!

Also on my player today:
"Who'd have thought that out of a genre as debased as 'easy listening' would come something so mind-curdlingly bizarre and beautiful" -- Matt Groening.

The Giant List of Classic Game Programmers

I always wanted to visit a huge maze like this one.

Space Oddity Dan Wiesen notes:
There may be millions of tons of ice at the lunar poles.

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