1. Joe Barbera: Dead
One half of the Hanna-Barbera cartoon empire died earlier this week at the age of 95. Together with Bill Hannah, he created some of the most famous cartoon characters in history, Yogi Bear, Huckleberry Hound, The Flintstones, Squiddly Diddly, Space Ghost, Jabberjaw, and my favorite, Thundarr the Barbarian among many, many others.
2. Book Mooch
Give all your old books away, and get new books in return.
3. Super Sinister Mario
Six pieces of evidence pointing to the evilness of Super Mario, including his fascination with Stalin and the Bolshevik Revolution.
A simple recipe for making home made ricotta cheese. I'm going to try this in the next couple of days.
A new style of artificial heart pumps a continuous supply of blood throughout the body withou beating, so the patient will have absolutely no pulse. I think they should just give these to everyone.