L sent me a very interesting piece on regular expressions engine implementations (technical, with code in classic C).
I also found a story on paying a bill with a spider drawing (funny).
Nike has some googles expanding the field of vision, called hindsight (weird).
Also, here's an article on improving your charisma (interesting).
And in completely unrelated news, I just found this comment in our code today:
case WAIT_OBJECT_0: // look ma' no brakes :-)