I don’t know a squid from an octopus, but PZ Myers does. He writes about science and evolution at the Pharyngula blog. It seems that cephalopods are near and dear to Myers’ heart, so when he showed up in Second Life to talk about science, evolution, and getting expelled from the movie Expelled, fans of his showed up in style. It was squid night at Virtually Speaking:
I think that’s a squid, though it could be an octopus. It floated above us as we listened to Myers and Jimbo Hoyer. Here are the fans:
Only in Second Life can a group of people discuss where to buy a squid “outfit” because it looks darn cool.