Monday, June 13, 2011

Link roundup

1. XKCD looks at The Magic School Bus.

2. Help Lev Grossman design a new crest for Brakebills (and if you haven't read it yet, go out and read The Magicians).

3. "U.S. Defense officials still cannot say what happened to $6.6 billion, sent by the planeload in cash and intended for Iraq's reconstruction after the start of the war." (William Gibson wrote a novel about it, actually.)

*Previously: My family crest.


  1. Aaaargh! I’m in the final chapters of that book, and you tipped the ending!

    Serves me right for waiting so long to read it…

  2. Really, how's that give away the ending?