Comics! XKCD

Monday, January 15, 2018 14/80793

Memorable Quotes: "Since there's no ending quote mark, everything after this is part of my quote. —Randall Munroe

Friday, January 12, 2018 14/80742

Dying Gift: And to you, I leave my life-sized ice sculpture replica of the Pietà which was blessed by the Pope. You must never let it melt! Now, remember, all gifts must be removed from my estate within 24 hours.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 14/80707

The Food Size Cycle: There's data suggesting that this model may apply to deep-dish/thin-crust pizza. I've designed a thorough multi-year study to investigate this personally, but funding organizations keep denying my grant requests.

Monday, January 8, 2018 14/80670

2016 Election Map: I like the idea of cartograms (distorted population maps), but I feel like in practice they often end up being the worst of both worlds—not great for showing geography OR counting people. And on top of that, they have all the problems of a chloro... chorophl... chloropet... map with areas colored in.

Friday, January 5, 2018 14/80621

Meltdown and Spectre: New zero-day vulnerability: In addition to rowhammer, it turns out lots of servers are vulnerable to regular hammers, too.