Out of the Blue

I'm doing an anti-rain dance here, as we have some family coming tomorrow, and the weather is calling for even more rain over the weekend, which will make like 20 days in a row or something. Maybe we could have an ark-building party.

Wet Links: Thanks Ant and Mike Martinez.
Play: Lamarr Is Going Home.
Amateur Surgeon.
Links: Casting Revealed! Video Game Industry: The Movie. Thanks Digg.
9 worst types of gamer to have on your team.
How Big Is the New Enterprise Compared to Galactica?
Story: Mad about MAD, LA man builds a dream out of CDs.
Science: How human genes become patented. Greed?
Scientists chasing killer tornadoes across Midwest.
The Lasting Fallout of a Nuclear Meltdown’s Data Gaps.
Auctions: Rare Blue Diamond Sells for Record Price. Thanks Digg.
Media: Super Smash Brothers TF2.
Conan O'Brien the Security Guard.
Astonishing LED, Laser, and Light Photography. Thanks Joe.
Follow-ups: Astronauts begin Hubble repairs.
STS-125 HD Flight Day 4 Highlights. Thanks Jim.
Study Halves Prediction of Rising Seas (registration required).