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I recently mentioned my confusion over the icon next to the URLs in Google Chrome, which seemed to always state the site's identity could not be verified. Someone commented that this is because the identifier only applies to sites with SSL certificates, which turns out to be the case, and is explained here. This makes me feel better about the whole situation, though I don't understand why they even bother to display the icon for regular http connections, but there's probably a good explanation for that as well.

Today is the 15th anniversary of Qtest! Where does the time go?

Explained Links: Thanks Ant and Mike Martinez and Acleacius.
Play: Cardian.
Falsely Imprisoned.
Elevator Fart.
Links: Top 10 Weirdest Japanese Video Games.
The 13 Most Arduous Animal Sex Habits.
Chess Music. Thanks Slashdot.
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Brazilian woman finds alligator behind sofa. Thanks brother19.
American Dad! Will Be Around Through 2013.
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DNA Ancestry Portrait: from saliva in your mouth to wall art.
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Winception. Thanks reddit.
Media: The Man Behind the Movie Sounds.
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11. If its any consolation Feb 25, 2011, 00:23 Darth Guybrush
 
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