We cannot catch one of these jerks. Every time we see the huge shadow, we flub the catch. We're convinced something's up, but I can't find any evidence that catching a coelacanth in City Folk is any different than catching them in the other two games.
Wonderful? Sorry, George, It's a Pitiful, Dreadful Life (NYTimes via Mark Evanier)
Great essay about everything that is wrong with one of my favorite movies, It's a Wonderful Life.
Anatomy of a Scandal, a digression (Suicide Food)
A clever exposition of what happens when meat-eaters get pissed off at Suicide Food.
YUP, SOMEONE'S BEEN SCREWING WITH WIKIPEDIA AGAIN (Peter David)
Peter David preserves for posterity a hilarious Wiki entry for a rumored Alvin and the Chipmunks sequel.
EA Says Happy Holidays With Boom Blox Cheat Codes (Kotaku)
Cheat codes for Boom Blox? I guess now that I'm done being angry at the game, it's safe to use these.
Advice to PS3 Fans from a Nintendo Fanboy (Nintendo World Report)
Interesting "You can do it" series about the PS3 from a Nintendo fan's perspective.
Disney jumps ship on next "Narnia" (Yahoo News UK)
I don't care how good of friends those guys were. I'm a Tolkien loyalist and I say "Ha, Ha."
Judge Rules for 20th Century Fox in Watchmen case (Superhero Hype)
Shock of judge's decision ran along my arm. Potential for movie delay spattered on chest, like hot faucet. It was WB who said "Movie" then, muffled under legal distribution rights. It was WB who closed his eyes. It was 20th Century Fox who opened them again.
Lennon in TV ad 28 years after his death (Yahoo News UK)
Oh, but it's for that near-failure One Laptop Per Child campaign. Yech.