One of the cooler things I've stumbled across recently: color photos circa 1939-1945. I think my new desktop at work is going to be either this one of them assembling B-25 bombers here in Kansas City, KS or this one of a locomotive shop in Topeka. The richness of those photos just seems amazing to me, considering the age of the photos and the technology available at the time.
The fact that someone would buy an appearance in Penny Arcade for $20k just goes to show that the holiday spirit is alive and well in the world. The War on Christmas doesn't appear to have had much of an effect on the good will of the people attending their dinner for this year's Child's Play fundraising.
Picked up World Of Warcraft at Best Buy for $30 on sale. The massive five-disc install is done, now I'm just waiting for the 287 mb patch to download and install. So much hassle to entertain myself.