It is a sad sad day for the Sun community. I am an Enterprise Solaris admin, and it requires working with Sun on almost a daily basis. I still have trouble choking down the ability to call them Oracle. The change is not going to be easy to handle, especially with the fact that Oracle Mysupport is all Flash based (ugh). Hopefully the transition goes better than Sun's last update for their support site.
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The Secret Letter From Iraq
A Marine's letter home, with its frank description of life in "Dante's inferno," has been circulating through generals' in-boxes. We publish it here with the author's approval."
From the article: "While mainstream media avoided showing the whole clip, there's really no way to suppress user-generated videos on the web — the second they hit video sharing sites, they're saved to thousands of computers, meaning that they'll still be around even if these sites decide the clips are too gory for public consumption.""