TippingPoint | DVLabs | Mozilla Firefox 3.0 Vulnerability

http://dvlabs.tippingpoint.com/blog/2008/06/18/vulnerability-in-mozilla-firefox-30?1=1

hmmm… and I’ve just installed that on one of my workstations… and, just a warning in case you send me stuff over the next 12 days, I’m at Glastonbury (doing software for Festival security) and I don’t think we’ll be online so if I stop responding you know why…

Wish me luck. I’m going to need it!

Alien-Like Being Born From A Cow In Thailand

http://www.hemmy.net/2008/06/12/alien-like-being-born-from-a-cow-in-thailand/

at least 20 conspiracy theories will be born alongside this thing. If it’s real, I presume someone with a brain will sort out a dna analysis…

Anaglyph – Doodle in 3D

http://www.neave.com/anaglyph/

now where did I put my 3d glasses? ah yes…

http://home.hetnet.nl/~spec/ecards/wisdom.jpg

Lesbians like straight men, researchers find • The Register

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2008/06/17/amygdala_research/

another blow to the religious bigots who insist that homosexuality is a “curable” condition…

Mother pleads not guilty in cyber-bullying suicide test case • The Register

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2008/06/17/myspace_suicide_plea/

Example of how and why the State over-reaches itself.

Everyone is duly horrified at the “bullying” in this case but there is no relevant breach of existing laws. Instead of creating new laws (simply based on the “Do No Harm” principle) which could be democratically discussed and agreed, they attempt instead to bend existing laws to suit their vengeful purposes. This involves finding a judge willing to endorse a false interpretation of existing laws and, in the process, criminalising millions of anonymous posters.

The road to hell, as they say, is paved with good intentions…

Stray left foot washes up on Vancouver beach • The Register

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2008/06/17/canadian_foot_mystery/

this really is getting bizarre. How can so many feet turn up – apparently without having been removed by force – without anyone anywhere noticing either the missing feet or the bodies attached to them…