douglips writes: "Beloved former Slashdot contributor Jon Katz has turned to gun violence. In this post-Columbine world, is it acceptable for journalists to make a profit on the slaughter of the innocent? Are firearms really the answer?"
douglips writes: "Irreverent geek-leaning ecommerce site Woot sold 80 PS3 consoles today. The beautiful part is the item description, which is almost entirely dedicated to slamming the PS3 and touting the Wii. "In fact, we love the Wii so much, we want to give a Wii to everybody on our payroll. To fund this Wii-for-the-People program, we're selling this Sony PlayStation 3.""