10/28/1999

From Fark: Comedian Rowan Atkinson

Filed under:General — eric @ 11:42 am

From Fark:

Comedian Rowan Atkinson has crashed the sports car he bought to celebrate the success of his movie in the role of Mr Bean. He was unhurt. Featured on the same page is a link to a BBC story on the Blackadder movie to be shown in England after the new year. I like the goatee.

Kirk: “Where’s your crew?” Decker:

Filed under:General — eric @ 10:50 am

Kirk: “Where’s your crew?”
Decker: “They’re on the Tenth planet.”
Kirk: “There is no tenth planet
Decker: “Don’t you think I know that!”

(By the way, you can see the classic Star Trek episode “The Doomsday Machine” with state-of-the-art digital effects here.)

Douglas Adams (author of the

Filed under:General — eric @ 7:51 am

Douglas Adams (author of the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy — but did I really need to say that?) has completed a new series for BBC radio on the past, present, and future of the Internet. I’ve not yet found a full transcript, but here’s the BBC’s official pages on the series. Riding the wave of change is Douglas Adams, who recognised nearly ten years ago that information technology was set to revolutionise the way in which we communicate.

I’ve been waiting all month

Filed under:General — eric @ 5:54 am

I’ve been waiting all month for a new Landover Baptist newsletter, and today they deliver a few days early! I guess so they could tell us about their exciting trick or tract program.