DISASTER: E-MAIL HOAXES

The World Trade Center disaster has already generated a tremendous amount of e-mail spam and chain letters. As this article points out, you can count on a lot of hoaxes to be disseminated by e-mail in the next few weeks. Exercise a high degree of caution before you...

DISASTER: COMMENTARY

A thought-provoking commentary on the disaster and the reactions to it. You may want to hit the author, Alexander Cockburn, by the end of it (complain to him, not me), but I found it to be more interesting than most of the other coverage so far.

DISASTER: VICTIMS

For some reason, this list of World Trade Center tenants touched me more deeply than some of the horrific photos.

DISASTER: OSAMA BIN LADEN

I found these to be helpful – a short article about Osama Bin Laden’s background, and a list of questions and answers about bin Laden.

DISASTER: PHOTOS

If the news sites are slow to load, this site has all of today’s AP photos collected together.

HOW WATER BLASTERS WORK

Sure, you could get back to work after the holiday, but wouldn’t you rather check out an illustrated explanation of how water blasters work?