Out of the Blue

Happy System Administrator Appreciation Day. "A special day, once a year, to acknowledge the worthiness and appreciation of the person occupying the role, especially as it is often this person who really keeps the wheels of your company turning."

R.I.P.: Francis Crick, 1916 – 2004. "The man who helped discover the secret of life is dead." Thanks Mike Martinez.

Play Time: How Many Words-Per-Minute Do You Read? 500-550 here (probably my best skill).
Link of the Day: preparingforemergencies.co.uk. Thanks Sunlight.
Stories of the Day: Eating candy a U.S. capital offence.
Cat droppings yield chic coffee.
Pre-Incan brewery found in Andes.
Science!: Electric cars that pay.
Brain not body makes athletes feel tired.
No Anti-Fat Bullet. Duh.
Image of the Day: Just Like Many Battlefield Drivers. Thanks Ant.
Itty Bitty Bible. Thanks Ant.
Auction of the Day: CDGoRound.com Online Music and Trading Community. Thanks Late.
Follow-ups: Study Lends Support to Mad Cow Theory (registration required).
U.S. mad cow testing criticized.
Clone Steak Safe, Unless It Isn't.
Thanks Mike Martinez
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Reading test...
Jul 30, 2004, 10:48
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Reading test... Jul 30, 2004, 10:48
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Handy little test....

Got 500-550 myself as well.


BTW, does anyone have any links to online speedreading courses...always wanted to learn that in order to skim through boring books much faster.

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