Thursday, October 15, 2015

Link roundup

1. "John Carpenter Wins Plagiarism Case Against Luc Besson Over 'Lockout'" Via.

2. "Wayne Simmons, a regular Fox News commentator who claimed to have worked for the Central Intelligence Agency for almost three decades, was arrested on Thursday for allegedly fabricating his agency experience." "He was also indicted for using that false claim to gain government security clearances and an assignment as a defense contractor, where he advised senior military personnel overseas."

3. Johnny Cage is now an unlockable character in Mortal Kombat iOS.

4. Anathem is $1.99 at Amazon. Imagine Harry Potter, but where Hogwarts specializes in mastery of quantum physics, and a rival school specializes in martial arts.