First thing first: the pronunciation thread. People have been clamouring for the details I got from D&LE about how to pronounce things, so here we have:
D&LE sent me, in response to my letter, a tape which contains a rant about computer games and a list of words with correct pronunciation. There is an mp3 available for download (on Windows systems, try playing this with WinAmp), and a transcript.
Finally, my favourite picture of the weekend; myself and Dom.