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In another phishing scheme ripped from today's headlines, I got a couple of scam spams this morning from someone purporting to be a U.S. soldier looking for a partner to help get $25 million of Saddam Hussein's fortune out of the middle east, going so far as to send a BBC story from a couple of years ago to corroborate the origins of the money. Perhaps I should get him in touch with Yassir Arafat's widow who contacted me with a similar proposal and they could help each other out?

I have an over-scheduled day today, as Gunnar's second visit to the vet is this morning, I may have to return the rental car I picked up when I was informed that after the new light switch was installed, my truck started blowing fuses (I'm just not even contemplating the idea that they've ruined her on me), and we also got a call from Dr. Toothy's receptionist yesterday, confirming an appointment for today (that I never actually made) relating to my crown repairs in progress.

Dr. Doggie, Dr. Toothy, and Dr. Goodwrench are not at all near each other (the vet is by the Connecticut border and the Dentist is in Manhattan), and the timing is going to be tight, so I'm just a little stressed out about all this.

On the other hand, at least it's Groundhog Day, so if this all blows up, at least I may get the chance to set it all right.

That's the potential good news, the bad Groundhog Day news is already in.

Play Time: Second Sight Second Etoy.
Whack the Dead. Thanks banddirector.
Links of the Day: Millennium Falcon Xbox.
Stories of the Day: Shuttle Crew Remembered on Anniversary.
Former Nirvana bassist calls for election reform. Thanks Brian.
So-called U.S. hostage appears to be toy. Thanks JAGUART.
Science!: Drink a Day May Keep Older Women Sharp (registration required). You may need a double if she's really old.
Antarctic's ice 'melting faster'.
Sunlight May Help Cancer Victims Survive.
The Funnies: FoxTrot. Thanks mark.
Images of the Day: Planet of the Apes 4.
Truly Evil pc2700 512 Meg DDR RAM. Thanks RainTitan.
eBay Member Profile for mizzelphug. Thanks MiKman.
Thanks Mike Martinez and Ant.

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12. Re: GH day Feb 2, 2005, 11:19 Ihya
Wow, a Dr Toothy, Dr Doggie and Dr Goodwrench all in one day really must hit you in the wallet. Looks like Blue will have to sell even more of our email addresses to penis enlargement and pyramid scheme spammers

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