Monthly Archives: March 2008

Anti-emo pogroms rage throughout Mexico, rooms I happen to be in

Anti-emo pogroms rage throughout Mexico – Boing Boing Via the Austin American Statesmen, several postings on Mexican social-networking sites, primarily organising spot for these “emo hunts,” have been dug up and translated. One states: “I HATE EMOS!!! They are not … Continue reading

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Chandigarh

Turns out I’m not leaving on the 29th for India, but within the next couple of weeks, I think. We have to sort out visas first, but apparently that’s not a big deal. Joe and I will fly into New … Continue reading

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Random Thought Of The Day: Global Warming

So there are constantly people debating whether or not Al Gore is full of shit about global warming. (He’s not, by the way, but I’m not going to argue the point with you. His facts are accurate.) So maybe there … Continue reading

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Newfound Maturity

Now that I’m in my thirties, I guess I’ll put away the childish things of my youth– Oh, shit! I found a website with every single episode of the Real Ghostbusters cartoon, in high-res DivX format! [Does a little dance] … Continue reading

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Died As His Home

The CNN scroller just pointed out again that Richard Widmark died. But there was a mistype: it said that Widmark “died as his home”. That gives me an idea for a short story. Listen

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YouTube – The Real Ghostbusters: The Collect Call of Cathulhu Part 1

YouTube – The Real Ghostbusters: The Collect Call of Cathulhu Part 1 This is why 80s cartoons were so awesome. (Not my spelling mistake, blame Mike Straczynski or whoever wrote it.) Listen

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A Boy the Bullies Love to Beat Up, Repeatedly – New York Times

A Boy the Bullies Love to Beat Up, Repeatedly – New York Times This is what school was like for me, almost the entire time, from kindergarten up. I took a lot of beatings, gave a few back. My problem … Continue reading

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links for 2008-03-24

The Echo Nest (tags: programming music audio api) Listen

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Happy birthday to me.

Nine years ago, I walked into the Double Down and had my first legal drink, at midnight on my birthday. And here I sit again, alone, with punk rock blaring in my ears, at the Double Down, at midnight on … Continue reading

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I Think I See A Pattern Emerging Here…

What’s The Most Popular T-Shirt For A Mugshot? Least popular t-shirt for a mugshot? That dorky ThinkGeek shirt that says “You Are A Loser” in binary notation. Not because the owners are less likely to commit crimes. They’re not. But … Continue reading

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