At this rate, they’re going to have to start giving out an Emmy award for best fake accent in a leading role.

Minnebar 2007.

A game designer sneaks into an conference full of web developers.

Arrrr! Avast, ye landlubbers!

Arrr, matey! It’s International Talk Like a Pirate Day!

And a beautiful world it is, too.

Right on the heels of my up-close-and-personal encounter with text encodings comes Tim Bray with a painless and lovely introduction to Unicode.