August 3rd, 2007: I meant to link to the site that inspired yesterday's comic, which I found at Torontoist! Be sure to check out the timeline sidebar. There's a few books along similar themes that you could check out too.
GUESS WHAT JUST CAME OUT: IT'S MY NEW BOOK!! If you've ever wondered what you'd do if you were stranded in the past, wonder no longer! With HOW TO INVENT EVERYTHING, you'll reinvent civilization from scratch, no matter what time period you're in. You'll become the single most influential, decisive, and important person ever born. You'll make history...
Here's the trailer!