neato links

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ystMcVC9JVI&list=RDystMcVC9JVI&index=1 – Allo Allo, the BBC series.

https://www.gcsurplus.ca/mn-eng.cfm – Government of Canada surplus auction. Why not just use eBay, or the Canadian equivalent?

cool tools

ejabberd – a jabber/xmpp server written in erlang.

xmppy – an xmpp client library in python. trigger warning: github link.

If anyone needs a chat server and a chat bot written, these appear to be decent tools to start from.