Enter the Cortex

Land O' Links

Search Engines
Can't find it on the rest of this page?  Look no further than these little demons...

AltaVista
Yahoo

Google
Google Newsgroups (formerly DejaNews)

Book Learnin'
A random information dump of esoteric information for your edification and synapse building pleasure.

Amazon.com
Battalion Organization during WW2
Bayeux Tapestry Thumbnails
Crimeboss
Dictionary of Names
FamilySearch Internet Genealogy Service
LAPL - Photo Database
Life in Elizabethan England
Maps, Maps, and more Maps
Online Guide to Orkney
Onomastikon (Dictionary of Names)
PCL Map Collection
Photos of the Great War
Silent Movie Stars
Writer's Digest

Music
If you're looking to get into real music, these bands are a good place to start.

Atom and His Package
The Aquabats!
Black Flag
Descendents
Devo
Good Riddance
The Groovie Ghoulies
Guttermouth
Impossibles
Misfits
The Mr. T Experience
Nerf Herder
Ramones
Reverend Horton Heat
Screeching Weasel
Sleater-Kinney
Tiger Army
Weezer

Role Playing Games
Once a pond a time, RPGs were my bread and butter.  Hell, I was married to 'em.  And yes, I still play.  So sue me, I'm a geek.   So is Vin Diesel.

Byakhee
Canonical List of Famous Last Words
Character Portraits for Modern Day RPGs
Chaosium
Chris Pound's Name Generation Page
Critical Miss
Delta-Green.com
Dungeons and Dragons 3rd Edition News
EN World - Electronic Utilities
GURPS
GURPS Guru Character Software
GURPS NPC Generator
GURPS Quirks page
Hunter Johnson -- GURPS Pages
Jamis Buck's RPG Generators
The Mana Bros. Cthulhu Page
Medieval Demographics Made Easy
The Page of Generators
P.C. Wrede's Worldbuilder Questions
Pyramid
Random Name Generator
Roleplaying Tips Weekly
RPGnet
RPG Sheets
Tales of Terror
The Blue Room
UNCLE BEAR ONLINE
Wizards of the Coast
Wizards of the Coast - Dungeons & Dragons
 

Miniatures Gaming & Scale Modelling
I keep trying to get into this, but it's proceeding in fits and starts.  I've got plenty of research material though!  "What's a miniatures game?" I hear you ask.  Check here or here for two leading examples, one historical, the other not so much.

Achtung Panzer!
AFV Links
Battleground WW2
Colonial Wargaming
Cromwell Models Home Page
Crossfire
DYO Battleground
Evil Stevie's Pirate Game
Fallschirmjäger in World War II
freewargamesrules
Frontlines Hobby
German Uniforms of World War Two
HMGS South Links Page
Home of Discount Train and Hobby
Icon Miniatures
Minifigs USA Forum Gallery
Missing Links
Model Tank Gallery
Nightfighting Panthers
OnWar.com
Quality Castings Inc.
Reveresco
The Russian Battlefield
Scale AFV Museum
Scenic Effects
Terragenesis
The Miniatures Page (TMP) A WWW Magazine for Miniature Wargamers
Third Reich Factbook - Uniforms
Tony Matteliano's Scale Model Bookmarks
TRACK-LINK Main Page
Volkssturm Living Historian's Resources Page
The Wargames Directory
Wargames Foundry
Warflag
Warplanner Play-By-EMail
War Web
Web-Grognards
WWII AFV Portal
 

Computer Games & Miscellaneous
 

Alien Planet Designer
Apolyton Civilization Site
Attack of the 50 Foot Website B-Movie Poster Archive
Camelot Project
Civilization Fanatics
dinc!
Font Freak
Gamespot
MSN Gaming Zone
Sin All You Want, We'll Print More!
SubSITE
Tudor and Elizabethan Portraits
Way of the Stick
ZDNet Downloads