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Archives for: 2018

03 March 2018

Try this: See that tree over there in the distance? The Art of Trevor and Ryan Oakes. Be sure to click on the pictures to see them larger. Sadly the only way to really see the work is to see it in person but reading about it is fascinating.Read more...

24 February 2018

This child vs. a pigeon should dispel any doubts you had about Hobbes' declaration that life in the state of nature is 'nasty, brutish and short'.

23 February 2018

It's rants all the way down. but here is a mildly amusing peek at MeFi history.

Ok, so many things to rant about, but I'll just pick 2 that are related. Why do prepared Asian-ish meals have to have cooked red peppers and edamame? How about some cabbage or onions for crunch, color, and the ability to say there are vegetables in your garlic chicken? Broccoli, green beans, those are nice. But nooooooo, cooked red peppers, diced small so they're difficult to remove, and green soy beans.

What is ubiquitous that you hate? Other than Kathie Lee Gifford. Not fair, everybody doesn't like Kathie Lee. Read more...

17 February 2018

14 February 2018

metachat dot org, you're still my Valentine ❤

11 February 2018

Do you ever wonder if a lot of the strife in the world is caused by a lack of codpieces in popular culture? Read more...

05 February 2018

While looking for things to listen to while working that are less-stimulating than music, interviews, etc. I found out that this random guy on youtube does a great reading of the Stoic philosopher Seneca's 'On the shortness of life'.

02 February 2018

31 January 2018

#BabysFirstAmazon: interesting thing I saw on Twitter. What's the first thing you ever ordered from Amazon?

30 January 2018

Amateur Astronomer Finds NASA Satellite Long Given Up For Dead This story is great to me. Guy is looking at the sky, trying to figure out what happened to a secret Government satellite, instead finds an old climate analysis satellite, now NASA is following up...

19 January 2018

I almost never listen to classical music as background music while working, but I find there's something about the Goldberg Variations (youtube) that really works for me. Combined with, it's like a mental palate-cleanser.

15 January 2018

Community organizations you follow or work with on social media. I'm looking for good examples of non-profits, charities, and other community organizations social media presence. Read more...

11 January 2018

10 January 2018

for the love of god, montresor Not sure how this line from Poe's The Cask of Amontillado became an internet meme, but I'm all for it.

06 January 2018

We (kinda) did it! Last year I made a couple Mecha posts about how I was organizing fans online to get a movie's soundtrack releasedRead more...

04 January 2018

01 January 2018

Happy New Year.