In other geek related blog hilarity, the college across the river from my own beloved St. Olaf, aka Carlton College pulled an awesome geek prank. So good in fact that I am forced to mention them in a positive light on this blog. So you KNOW it must be good! And it is...observe:
Why yes, they did turn their astronomy building into a giant R2D2. What? Doesn't everyone?
Want more R2D2? Who doesn't! This comes from xkcd again!
More from the Star Wars Awesome files is this:
On a more serious note, what further tragedies are necessary to get the world to really be outraged over the BP oil spill...This?
Finally a true geek needs to know the alphabet. So the good to translate it into good geek terms. Here are a few of my favorites but you can see the whole alphabet here.