The Digital Viking thread is well in excess of 1,000 comments and slowing some of y'all down, I'm sure. Since there's plenty to discuss before we get to our day's activities, here's a temporary open thread. I say temporary because, given that I got this news first from Orson on twitter - he's well aware and feel he's got something epic brewing and will post later.
I'm off to enjoy my day in about an hour - so make the best of this. In short, here's my summarized reaction to this news: