News Index

Copyrighted CDs that Can't Be Copied. Well, Almost...

Sat, January 12th, 2002 04:28 by capnasty

According to Educase, the Fast and the Furious soundtrack will be the first album to support new copyright protection technology. The technology simply scrambles some…


Not Just For Kids Anymore

Fri, January 11th, 2002 05:10 by capnasty

Disneyland, land of dreams and the magical empire (controlled by Lord Darth Mouse) seems to be causing more than just dreams in Japan.According to reporter…


Of Mice and Man

Thu, January 10th, 2002 23:49 by capnasty

With the war of terrorism not even making front news headlines anymore, as people fall back into the torpor of theirdaily routines, it's nice to…


You laik ma monkey?

Wed, January 9th, 2002 03:10 by capnasty

Does your monkey enjoy a little turd tossing activity? Proving thatthe Internet is truly the place to find all sorts of information, SherryFreeman gives us…


Apple announces new iMac

Tue, January 8th, 2002 02:26 by capnasty

We're sure Steve Jobs (and his tight, tight pants) must've been mightypissed off when Time Canada magazineaccidentally posted their story on the new iMac on…


Bring back Jar Jar

Thu, January 3rd, 2002 00:47 by capnasty

The outcry of some of the weaker elements of Star Wars, Episode1(*cough* Jar Jar *cough*) had made some of us more hopeful thatEpisode 2 may…


What the Heck?

Sun, December 2nd, 2001 03:04 by capnasty

While we're at it, another link to strange ebay auctions.Ain't Capitalism Grand?What the Heck, the website that asks, "What the Heck?"The following links are taken…

908 is Back

Tue, November 20th, 2001 03:55 by capnasty

After closing its doors for renovations in October of 1999, CoN is finally back online... sort of. Some of thethings on this site may not…


Life and Death

Mon, November 10th, 1997 02:00 by Tess Toth

I guess I should start off by introducing myself, supposedly it's the proper thing to do. I'm Theresa toth a.k.a. Tess, a nineteen year old…



Mon, September 15th, 1997 05:00 by Rob Road Steamer

No doubt you have heard the news that princess Diana is dead. This is a tragedy and I would mourn were it not for the…


The Grim Factoids

Mon, September 1st, 1997 01:00 by capnasty

Ladies and Gentlemen, readers of Spontaneously Combusted Literature, Capital of Nasty, Twilight World and surfers of the Scriba Org web server.Scriba Org's presence on the…


Weird and Wonderful Webfrights on the InterNUT

Mon, August 18th, 1997 01:00 by capnasty

I figured that people reading this newsletter, have a lot of time on their hands. You know, the kind of people that need to get…



Mon, August 11th, 1997 03:00 by capnasty

/p> The SETI program at radio telescope in Arecibo, Puerto Rico, is producing a huge amount of data that scientists don't have the resources to…


Monty Haul Gamemasters - A dangerous epidemic

Mon, August 11th, 1997 02:00 by capnasty

MONTY HAUL GAMEMASTERS A DANGEROUS EPIDEMIC By Art image W. Peasley Ph.D, MA, BS, CCS, KGB, NRA, NYC Professor, Game Psychology Dept., Miskatonic University THE…


Readers' Letters

Mon, August 4th, 1997 01:00 by capnasty

From: Brianne Date sent: Mon, 28 Jul 1997 01:42:52 -0400 (EDT)To: CoN Editorial Subject: Face OffI liked your review of the movie because I completely…


POEM: Hope

Mon, July 28th, 1997 03:00 by capnasty

by The Poet ManHOLD ON TO THE HOPEHold on to the hope That wants to slip through Keep dreaming your dreams For they make everything…



Mon, July 21st, 1997 03:00 by capnasty

I'll start this review by saying that if you haven't seen this movie yet, do yourself a favor: don't. Although my girlfriend thought this was…


POEM: Choke

Mon, July 14th, 1997 04:00 by capnasty

by ~Econokryst (aka Rev. Michael James Sherlock) Alright, so I've been signed on to Capital of Nasty for about a day and a half. I…


Readers' Letters

Mon, July 14th, 1997 01:00 by capnasty

From: Hooman Shahlavi Date sent: Tue, 8 Jul 1997 12:50:10 -0500 (CDT)To: [email protected] Subject: Re: Capital of Nasty Electronic Magazine, II.27Ciao Leandro:Come te la passi?…



Mon, July 7th, 1997 01:00 by IMPROV

Here in my second instalment of stupid things people say I’d like to focus in on some of the greetings we use very day. I'll…