Some early projections put the Sox on top of the AL East and the Dodgers on top of the NL West. If that’s how things play out, we’ll have a happy household. Prior to the Crisp trade, the Yankees and Red Sox were pretty close to even. However, according to ZiPS now the Red Sox are clearly better. Here’s the Red Sox 2006 spring roster.

Joe Gregorio’s released, a Python HTTP library which supports many features left out of other HTTP libraries. Here’s an explanatory article.

The Royal Navy’s newest warship, HMS Daring (D32), comes with iPod charging stations.

RFC 2119 humor:

I saw a traffic sign today on University Ave. that said "Bicycles may use sidewalk" My very first reaction was that the text should be "Bicycles MAY use sidewalk". It was followed by the thought that it should also read "… thus, pedestrians MUST be prepared to encounter bicycles on the sidewalk."

Not Invented Here

I didn’t know Sen. Kennedy was black either.

Gmail’s "Map This" feature rocks! Very convenient for low-fi event invitations via email.

Mephisto looks really clean. Check out how nice its Atom feed generator is.

Markaby looks like a nice Ruby equivalent of the myriad Common Lisp sexp-to-ML generators.