It's been a long time since I did a linkety post, since I now post most news onto Purple Pawn.
Purple Pawn is looking for more contributors! Please email me is you want to get involved. Let's build the best generic game news site on the planet.
Presh does a great article and analysis of game theory in the Talmud on his blog Mind Your Decisions.
Paul Mackie's mother-in-law quilts an awesome Settlers of Catan quilt; picture on his blog the Mind Shaft Gap.