This morning coffee features ebola and drug smuggling

A tip to those who like to smuggle their drugs using baubles from the holiday season: try to choose the right holiday. For instance, smuggling cocaine in Easter Eggs at Christmas will attract attention.

(a tattoo of ebola, on this guy.)

To us here at the Big Bad Blog, the weirdest thing about the whole Julian Assange thing is the mainstream media’s handling of it. Glenn Greenwald gives a good rundown of it here.

The Banker’s Trade Association has been trying to get Cambridge University to censor a Master’s thesis that highlights security flaws in the chip-and-PIN system used in debit and credit cards. The reply from the University is a beautiful thing.

The morning coffee looks back in time at Easter

The Internet has been filled with various Easter stories over the past week, but one of these stands apart from the rest: The day the Easter Bunny died.

(by Steve Chasmar)

Time travel is a staple of the Hollywood movie. Travel through time in movies and television shows is nicely illustrated here. I am particularly fond of the moments in time when several time travel movies overlap.

Warren Kinsella has unwittingly illustrated one of the fatal flaws that the iPad possesses.