Saturday, March 2, 2013

Link roundup

1.  BoingBoing:

You may have heard that Amazon is selling a "KEEP CALM AND RAPE A LOT" t-shirt. How did such a thing come to pass? Well, as Pete Ashton explains, this is a weird outcome of an automated algorithm that just tries random variations on "KEEP CALM AND," offering them for sale in Amazon's third-party marketplace and printing them on demand if any of them manage to find a buyer.
2.  LA Times:
Nurse refused to give CPR to elderly woman who later died
3. "The DRM on This Chair Makes It Melt Down After Eight Uses."