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By substitute on April 30, 2009
Obama is the liberals’ Reagan. As someone who had to put up with it from the other side, I have this to say to the currently freaked out right wing and/or actual conservatives: 1. I feel your pain. 2. Neener, neener. 3. It’s all part of life’s rich pageant.
By substitute on December 18, 2008
By substitute on August 18, 2007
It’s 0432 and I haven’t slept. This is almost entirely my fault for the luxurious and gin-fueled nap I had too late in the day. So of course I’ve been Wikipeding. I was looking at information about actors, because I remembered hyniof pointing out years ago that David Lynch cast the antagonists from West Side […]
By substitute on August 31, 2006
Shouldn’t toast be instantaneous? There’s no slow simmery magic or magic roasting chemistry going on. The raw material is fully cooked. It’s just dry heat applied to sliced bread. Why are all toasters not 0.2 sec flash toasters that throw beautiful perfect computer fuzzy logic adjusted toast back you as soon as you hit the […]
By substitute on June 29, 2006
When I was a young child in the long-ago 1970s, computers were used for something called Data Processing. Data Processing was done with large machines the size of cars or at least major appliances. In order to make use of it, a customer would bring a problem to a person called a Systems Analyst, who […]
By substitute on June 15, 2006
Because I couldn’t sleep and was mucking around with video stuff, I recompressed the intensely cute but 44 megabyte video of salome_st_john‘s cat eating corn on the cob to a sprightly 4.6 meg of Quicktimey Quteness. Corn Kitty (4.6M Quicktime, H.264) And a good morning to you all. I’m going to find my bed.