This is my last night of living in the Bay Area! Tomorrow I set off for the north. I will be driving 605 miles north on Highway 5 tomorrow to reach Portland, where I hopefully won’t be too exhausted to hang out with James for an evening, as he makes his way down to the… Continue reading Last hours
Month: August 2007
what Laughing during death. Smart image resizing! Tilt-shift photography. Port-a-potty fuel.
I was playing God of War 2 and getting my Vista partition to work under VMWare in Ubuntu and decided I’d watch out for the lunar eclipse, too. I’ve got a skylight in my room, so it’s easy! And it’s pretty much total right now! All brown ‘n… shit. But I think that’s all I… Continue reading Lunar eclipse!
Digg headlines and sensationalism
I’ve been thinking today about ways to make Digg better. My main beef with Digg is that it’s flooded with misinformation – and it’s done through sensationalized headlines. There are lots of upper-case stuff, lots of buzzwords like “breaking” and “confirmed,” identifiers like “[pic]” or “(VIDEO)” – but the worst part is just the fact… Continue reading Digg headlines and sensationalism
On the topic of old LJ entries
Upth writes in to comment that this post is inaccurate. The true Concise History of Everything, as told by #4toontellers, is: dora the explorer is pretty hot
Four years ago???
I’m really impressed by the fact that I hold the exact same philosophy as I did four years ago. I was just lookin’ through LJ for the post where I hint that I lost my virginity and I came upon this one first – and, like, wow. That’s the same conversation I’ve been having with… Continue reading Four years ago???
CNN has this special on Jewish, Muslim, and Christian fundamentalism, called God’s Warriors. I watched the third tonight that focuses on Jewish fundamentalism, and was just amazed at how well-done it is. Giving equal time to all three radical faiths is a great idea. I don’t know what to say, really. I learned a lot,… Continue reading God's Warriors
Lookit dat dawg. The Frightened Family. Boat splash. Josh is good at comics. Bathroom signs. Crazy-ass Korean giant ensemble dance.
Okay before I start, why does anyone like the Knife? They’re pretentious as fuck and the music sucks ass. I realize how pretentious and ass-sucking I sound by saying this. But am I missing something? These past few days have been eventful! I mentioned all this stuff in the past few blogs but I might… Continue reading Update
JUNIOR SENIOR WAS RAD! I’m starting to be able to hear things again!