An impressive demo
of AT&T Labs' Next-Generation Text-To-Speech technology. Read the rest
"Death at Disneyland."
I read this first time around in John Marr's wonderful zine, Murder Can Be Fun
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from a new book of people talking about their jobs, called, Gig
"I'm the President and owner of Crime Scene Cleaners. We clean up death scenes, like homicides. You know, the room where someone gets murdered. We also handle suicides, accidental deaths, meth labs, things like that. A lot of people have the assumption that police take care of the cleanup after a crime. That's not true. It's never been true. If Johnny or Sally gets shot in your house, or your store, and there's brains everywhere, it's your problem. You have to do the cleaning. It's not the police's responsibility at all. You clean it. Or else you call my company or one of my competitors." Read the rest
is an amazing Flash cartoon by Jim Woodring. Read the rest