— Leftover links from the day. I'm glad I posted earlier because my machine ended up crashing, so this is a not-wholly formed entry.
I suspect the thief was a Web geek.
Every now and then I click something that reveals the root reason for the cult-like devotion of Apple fans. This (short) story is such a time.
"A collection of photographic portraits of North American and European look-alikes. Each photo features two look-alikes, who are not related, side by side." Wow, how's this for proof that God was working with a finite set of ingredients?
"Humanity may split into two sub-species in 100,000 years' time as predicted by HG Wells, an expert has said." This article is a fun mental exercise because I disagreed with almost every sentence of it. It reminds me a little of when it used to be common to hear about how our pinkies would eventually disappear.