Saturday, April 11, 2009

If Charles Schulz drew the X-Men (link roundup)

Chris Giarrusso channels Charles Schulz to draw this X-Men/Peanuts mashup. See also, X-Men and Teen Titans vs. Apocalypse and an absolutely darling lil' Doctor Doom. Via.

And a few more links:

1. Mother of dead 21-year-old hopes to harvest his sperm, hire a surrogate, and become a grandma.

2. You can read several of the short stories nominated for 2009 Hugo Awards:

"26 Monkeys, Also the Abyss" by Kij Johnson
"Article of Faith" by Mike Resnick
"Evil Robot Monkey" by Mary Robinette Kowal
"From Babel's Fall'n Glory We Fled" by Michael Swanwick

3. At Mr. Wong's Laundromat, you'll be able to play flash games to earn money to spend in the DS version of Grand Theft Auto. Also, if you sync your DS to the Rockstar Social Club, you can unlock two missions in Chinatown Wars.

4. Golfer John Daly is currently banned from the PGA tour. But in an effort to avoid bankruptcy, he's selling possessions out of an RV parked across the street from the Augusta golf tournament. Photo here.

*Previously: The golf hole where you have to hit the ball off a cliff.

*Buy plush X-Men at eBay.