11th December 2000

The photo that goes with this article is worth the link. Freekay. Seems that during WWII, a Nazi sympathizer planted a bunch of trees in the shape of a
swastika. It’s only visible from the sky when the leaves change in autumn, but they’re still cutting it down.

2:07 p.m.

I’d be willing to bet that when most people let their minds wander, they think of something more interesting than:

Labor-Intensive Unshelled Legumes: A Short List

  • Brazil Nuts
  • Pumpkin seeds
  • Pine Nuts
  • Sunflower Seeds

My computer has SETI. What I need is a project that harnesses my brain’s unused resources for the good of humanity. Perhaps I could power a very small light bulb or something. How ’bout it, science?

11:54 a.m.