I hope that everyone had an excellent time celebrating (or denouncing) All Hallows' Eve! Me and the missus had to come up with costumes at the last minute. She wanted to reuse an old bridesmaid dress, while I wanted to avoid "the usual": just pulling an old Celebrations costume out of medium-term storage. So we decided to go with the cliché:
Although it was a busy night (I had to be home by 01:10 to prepare for the mini-Y2K that was going to hit some software on one of my company's servers when daylight savings time ended), I still managed to squeeze in some pumpkin carving:
Although it's not from the best Zelda game of all time, I'd still call it fair for a rank amateur. But my skills pale before the mastery that I witnessed over at Pharyngula:
We miss you, Carl!