Friday, June 2, 2023

The url on around 800,000 Maryland license plates now points to an online casino based in the Philippines

The specialty plates celebrate the 200th anniversary of the War of 1812, and the domain registration was permitted to lapse.

*Previously: A Surreal Trip to a Domain-Names Conference

Ahsoka in the shadow of Thrawn by Greg Ruth

Here's his webshop. Speaking of Ahsoka, this is the song from the trailer.

The Young Slime Life trial is one wild development after another

Three recent headlines pertaining to different incidents:

Chaos erupts in courtroom at Young Slime Life trial as defendant starts screaming from holding cell

Young Slime Life attorney facing drug, battery, obstruction charges

YSL Trial: Courtroom deputy arrested days after attorney’s laptop seized

New Humble Bundle features books based on Bungie's Destiny

Starting at the "Destiny Grimoire Anthology, Volume I" plus a store coupon for $1

Today's news and jokes

The one-day sale includes the Suicide Squad King Shark build-a-figure set by McFarlane

30% for four figures and King Shark.

Naomi Novak's "The Golden Enclaves: A Novel" is $2.99 today

at Amazon. (Cory Doctorow called the series "superb.")