Archive for November, 2006

Satellites will capture you sunbathing in the nude. Welcome to the modern world, I guess. Google Sightseeing » Post Archive » Top 10 Naked People on Google Earth

Union Leader – Gingrich raises alarm at event honoring those who stand up for freedom of speech – Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2006 Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich yesterday said the country will be forced to reexamine freedom of speech to meet the threat of terrorism. Gingrich, speaking at a Manchester awards banquet, said […]

I have no idea what the photo is actually from (I wasn’t that curious), but I strongly suspect that it’s from one of those unsuccessful [*] face transplants: [*] By the way, I think I’m going italics happy. Sorry.

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Firefox 2 is crashier, at least on my iBook. Not really a welcome feature for an upgrade. That is all.

A quick thought… I think there’s a “common” understanding floating out there in the world of ethereal knowledge about the world that people tend to become more conservative as they grow older. I suspect that this idea has to do with the fact that having kids and mortgages and such makes people more conservative, family-oriented, […]

His new CD, “information” has a great track called “Think I’m in love.” Here’s how to play it: The main lick is: ——————————- ——————————- ——————————- —————-1———-3– ————3——1—3—— —-1–1———————- which leads into Ab – Eb (back to lick) Then the bridge is Am – Bb – Gm – Bb Am – C – Eb – Dm […]

To start, I love the PDF file format. It looks like print, it embeds fonts, it’s portable, it’s great. I was using PDF for everything a long time ago — first in school, then in print when InDesign could work with embedded PDFs, and now, once again, in school — mostly due to LaTeX. On […]