Month: June 2005

Bonus Cat Blogging

I think somebody is hot. In other news, I got word from my parents that they have reached Michigan. I talked to Ethan while he romped in the lake. And us? Obviously Pablo, Doug and I are sweating our, uh,…

Gigapixl Project

Check out this project: If you are reading this text on a 1280×1024 computer monitor, a one-gigapixel Gigapxl? image would be 35 of your screens wide and 22 screens tall. A four-gigapixel image is twice as wide and twice as…

The Blog Follows

The Lexington Herald-Leader today contains an article that begins, “The young lawyer whom Kentucky Chief Justice Joseph Lambert yesterday named his chief of staff has strong opinions about Democrats, gay marriage and other hot-button topics, and until recently he enjoyed…

The Disneyfication of Feminism

Screenwriters may have internalized them, graduate schools may have assimilated them, but contemporary romantic comedy heroines are pure corporate product, a desperately pandering and clueless assemblage of received notions, sexual anxiety and recycled focus-group-think handed down over the years like…

Getting To Know You, Getting To Know All About You

I asked, you answered, then I aswered. randomliberal/Robert: What…is the air-speed velocity of an unladen swallow? Are we talking an African swallow or a European swallow? “Although a definitive answer would of course require further measurements, published species-wide averages of…

Know the Lord

With summer classes afoot, I’ve had to let a few principles go. E goes to a summer camp in the morning and then with my mother in the afternoon. This week, my church-going mother agreed to work the church’s Vacation…

Recruitment Calls

The best response I’ve ever heard given to an army recuriter goes a little something like this: “Look, I’m lazy and I’m a fag. I refuse to wake up at 5am every morning to wear that ugly green. And I’m…

Another Weblog Survey

This one looks like a class-based survey on webloggers. The total results are available immediately after you are finished. Many of them are quite interesting, not what you would think. There is a serious dearth of women taking this survey.…

All Things Come From Whoops

I am working on putting together and refining a five minute story to be told for an American Sign Language exam tomorrow. Chuck, my evil and competent classmate, is great at this stuff (as well he should be, writing his…