Weekend reading

Choosing a Secure Password – Boing Boing. Great non-technical explanation of why your password probably sucks and how to pick one smartly.

Timothy Lambesis Pleads Guilty: As I Lay Dying Singer Admits Hiring Hitman To Kill Wife. WHAT

Surfing 4m croc closes Broome’s Cable Beach | Perth Now. NOPE.

The Case Against Scott Lively — Illustrated. I normally avoid linkbait-y HuffPo articles but this one demonstrates the power of sequential art to convey a message. (Plus: whatta horrible person.)

The Videogame That Finally Made Me Feel Like a Human Being | Game|Life | Wired.com. The Last of Us: Left Behind DLC was amazing and I can’t wait for more. (Ignore the comment thread full of weak “men’s rights” idiots.)

Modern Twilight Zone. Updated TZ plots via Twitter:

After buying a piece of homemade jewelry from an @etsy shop, Kate realizes she is sharing the emotions of its creator when wearing it.

A girls night out takes 3 friends on a barhop thru the #TwilightZone when a @Yelp suggestion takes them to an authentic 1920s #speakeasy.

Courtney logs back into her old @aim account to find that a high school version of herself is still talking with other people.

(via superpunch)

February 28, 2014