Here are my current favorites the most recent on the top. If you find any links broken please let me know. Also if you know of any good sites you would like to share drop me a line and I will include them.
optikvervelabs.com Free filter program for PhotoShop, Photoshop Elements, Paintshop and Ulead imaging programs. Great special effects and useful improvement filters and it's free!
Web Site Design Aids Feebleminds (no idea where the name comes from) is a great site for animated graphics, banners and all the other eye catching things you need for creating a neat web site.
Freefoto.com Great site for royalty free, no cost pictures for your own use.
email@example.com Newsletter published about twice a week with lots of freebies and cool tips. Run by Chris Pirillo of Lockergnome fame. Sign on here.
photoshoptalent.com Lots of very creative pictures here and instructions on how to do them.
http://www.worldpress.com What the papers say in other countries (translated into English where appropriate). Gives you a different look from our domestic publications.
http://www.bbc.co.uk A classic for news coverage.
http://www.doityourself.com Spring board to a host of links to any job you might want to attempt.
http://www.sarc.com List of all known viruses out there at the moment plus a list of hoaxes (how many e-mails have you had from well-intentioned friends telling you about a new virus?) Site is run by Symantec who produce Norton Anti-Virus.
http://www.howstuffworks.com Everything from lethal injections to Segways.
http://www.nitpickers.com Some people have nothing better to do!
http://www.consumerreview.com Reviews on most consumer products.
http://www.dvpc.org The Diablo Valley PC Users Group site.
http://www.mildwurm.com/cool_links.htm President of DVPC Web Site links.
http://www.brainyquote.com Hundreds of quotes from everywhere and everybody.
http://www.about.com Great site for researching just about anything.