Monday, October 29, 2007

Weekly rescrap 10/22/07—10/28/07

A busy Thursday in an overall slow week.

-Torben made us wonder whether Chinese youth really get crazy English tattoos (answer: it's a spoof)

-Torben posted the story of war graves defaced with Nazi symbols
-Torben shared the connection between music and human speech
-Torben pointed the way to Glottopedia, a wiki-based encyclopedia of linguistics
-Torben stumbled across the Endangered Language Fund
-Scott wrote on pledging allegiance to the flag
-Rikker linked to Multibabel, a machine translation game of "telephone"