Jacob Kaplan-Moss

5 items tagged โ€œstoriesโ€

๐Ÿ“Œ TidBITS Just for Fun: Immaculate Reception, or, A MobileMe Mystery

โ€œ[T]here was a time when Americans traveling abroad would regularly check for mail and telegrams at the nearest American Express office; it was their link to home. Maybe the increasingly common Apple Stores have become the modern-day equivalent.โ€ #

๐Ÿ“Œ True Life Survival Stories - Lessons Learned - EQUIPPED TO SURVIVE (tm)

Wilderness survival stories along with analysis of the techniques and tools used. Makes for some fascinating reading. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Sysadmin horror stories

Some really awesome stuff in here. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Star Wars Kid: The Data Dump - Waxy.org

โ€œBe warned, this is more detail than youโ€™ll ever want about the origins of the Star Wars Kid meme and how it spread. You donโ€™t care about this level of detail.โ€ #

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Iโ€™ve read this story a couple-three times before, and it makes me chuckle each time. Really wonder if itโ€™s legit, or just one of those Internet legends... #