well it's the 25th anniversary of the hitchhiker's guide and if you haven't read it already now's a good time to pick it up. they are releasing a facsimile version of the original book as well as a super deluxe edition with all these extra things. it's like the dvd version of HHGG... in book form.
you can check out the details of the 25th anniversary at http://www.42words.com
-- i was honored enough to have random house ask me to write a 42 word submission for inclusion on the site and maybe book. it's neat to be in the same company as neil gaiman, dave barry, douglas coupland and ... wesley crusher? my submission is a 42 word haiku and for the record, i did not bill myself as "creator/star
" , that was all them