Series of Tubes Guy Indicted for Series of Tubes

This is a one-off, but we just found it a bit amusing that Alaska Senator Ted Stevens—that guy behind the famously wonky " series of tubes » 7/30/08 8:37am 7/30/08 8:37am" internet rant—has been indicted for allegedly failing to report $250,000 in gifts from the VECO Corporation. (The VECO Corporation is known for running the Alaska oil pipeline.) We…