Saturday, May 16, 2009

Plush mandrake (link roundup)

Plush Mandrake with glow-in-the-dark eyes by Caroline Gaedechens on sale at Etsy.

And a few more links:

1. Some indication that "Life is fair. The children of the rich do better because talent breeds talent, and under capitalism, the cream rises to the top." Via.

2. Dharma Initiative desktop wallpaper. Via.

3. Amidst these calls to provide government subsidies to save newspapers, it's a good time to remember that reporters did a terrible job warning of the coming economic catastrophe, perhaps in no small part because they were too busy spending like mad.

4. A Kaiser hospital was fined $250,000 after it was discovered 23 unauthorized workers accessed the octomom's hospital files.

*Previously: Dharma Initiative advertising.

*Buy Dharma Initiative collectibles at eBay.