Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
Jay Lake

[links] Link salad afternoon update

Hugh Ferriss and the Metropolis of Tomorrow — Some really nice pre-WW II futurism.

justinelavaworm on rewriting — Go read it. (Link snurched from scalzi.)

More conservative math! — Romney badly misunderstands either history or mathematics. Probably both, since he's a Republican: they believe that record deficit spending is fiscal responsibility, and that Saddam had WMDs.

Ancient ice skating — "Og crush! Og kill! Og do triple axel!"

World's tallest elevator testing tower — Wow. Who knew?

Culture jamming with wikistickies — (Via Boing Boing, thanks to frabjouslinz.)

reCAPTCHA — "Stop spam, read books." Huh.
Tags: cool, funny, links, politics, process, tech, writing

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