Unfortunately no projects from me this time, though this might be of interest to readers. And it somewhat relates to my little welder thread.
Some moron is suing about 20 companies blaming them for him getting mercury poisoning from vacuum tubes. One of the defendants being a local surplus store, Cascade Surplus, who has no record of ever selling tubes to him! Here is a link to his little sub-page about it.
This is going to pretty much put him under as he has always been on the brink. There are links to the original documents as well. http://www.cascadesurplus.com/lawsuit/
I know this is not related to machining, but people need to know how precarious some of out sources of goodies are positioned.