A metafilter shoutout from the Globe and Mail (Randy Pausch content but see last paragraph).
Metafilter mentioned in Globe and Mail [more inside]
This post linking to the Globe and Mail's series Talking to the Taliban generated this comment from the quidnunc kid. Somebody at the Globe noticed.
Thanks, Metafilter! We talked about the strange saga of Mr. Splashy Pants in the blue back in November; today, as a more or less direct result, it's a feature story in The Globe & Mail. [more inside]