1. William Gibson made the main character in Pattern Recognition afraid of Bibendum because his own daughter was terrified of him.
2. How to turn a dollar store skeleton mask into a Death Eater mask.
3. Suspected Russian spy trying to avoid getting deported from England:
Elements of the case . . . included her interest in Nato and a string of affairs with older men in positions of authority.Via.
4. Book giveaway.
5. At Toycutter: Sucker Punch mecha Munny.