"In most online communities, 90% of users are lurkers who never contribute, 9% of users contribute a little, and 1% of users account for
almost all the action."
Among other things, I think this speaks to the issue of feedback for fanworks and even the output of those fanworks. Very interesting reading.
This is nothing new, but it makes me nearly incoherent with rage.
This is useful if you've ever wondered about the LiveJournal codes for a spade, heart, or other character.
Scientists create stem cells for 10 disorders
The Dead Letter Office
Fascinating. Check it out.
Battlestar Galactica Wrap Video
Sorting out coffee's contradictions
Since I know many, many folks drink coffee.
It's an amazing country (Where else could an Arizona multimillionaire attack a Chicago South Sider as an elitist and hope to make it stick?)