In the midst of calamity…

Five links illustrating that even in the midst of calamity, the net remains full of variety, news and weirdness – in almost equal measure: The Smoking Gun has images of the envelopes that contained anthrax. Apple is to announce a breakthrough digital device – no one knows what it is, but it’s not a Mac. Derek’s going to be battling Heather – boyfriend versus girlfriend in photoshop tennis tomorrow. A Russian newspaper claims that all the evidence for Taliban involvement in terrorist attacks on the US is a farce. And a student teacher has swallowed her own toothbrush. You couldn’t make this stuff up.