Monday, September 27, 2010

Link roundup

1. Here's the latest mortifying tale of a reply to all mishap. Which is a good time to ask: do any popular email programs offer a setting where whenever you hit reply to all, a pop up window asks, "are your sure you want to reply to all?" I'd love to have that feature (and know many people who need it).

2. "In the latest in a series of unusual efforts to make Paris green, the city is now offering residents free sparkling water to try to wean Parisians not from red wine, but from overconsumption of plastic bottles." Via.

3. Washington DC "makes it illegal for anyone to work as a 'sightseeing guide' without first passing a test and obtaining a special government license." Via.