(As far as we know, old men were not being hunted that day, his face just happened to get in the way)
Oh, and if you're wondering about today's logo...
... you're right, it's the arcade classic, Asteroids.
this is the personal blog of Alexis [kn0thing] Ohanian, so I won't clutter our reddit dev blog. I started reddit with Steve Huffman back in June 05 and also happen to be responsible for the site's alien mascot (pictured above).
This blog used to be a glimpse into web 2.0 startup life, but now that we've sold out, it's an assortment of design/startup/geek-related things.