Bookmarks for 2011-03-29

March 29th, 2011 | brainjuice

  • Virus-eating virus identified in Antarctic lake
    "Deep within the waters of Antarctica's Organic Lake an Australian research team, led by microbiologist Ricardo Cavicchioli from the University of New South Wales, have discovered a new virophage, or virus eater."
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March 29th, 2011 | daybook

So I get this email from my agent saying “We have received your signed contract for [Huge New Job] and we are immediately transporting it via messenger to [offices of commissioning entity].”

And I somehow found this so amusing that I told Fraction.

This is what immediately happened inside Fraction’s brain:


And now it’s in mine.  And yours.

March 29th, 2011 | Work

SVK story in the London Evening Standard, full of mangled quotes from Jones: