Monthly Archives: February 2009

Beautiful Greenwich Village

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God Bless America

I wonder what the payments on this are? For the person who thinks a Hummer is too restrained

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Successful Film Adaptations

Salman Rushdie has a great essay in the Guardian today on film adaptations of books – and, wow, he really didn’t like Slumdog Millionaire.  It’s a good read, even though I don’t agree with everything he says.  It did set … Continue reading

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Thoughts on a Life Lived Online

I posted about this topic on my work blog too – the challenges of making public statements through posting and trying to keep work and personal separate.  Working in the industry and thinking about this stuff a lot, I recognize that … Continue reading

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Lemmy: The Movie

Lemmy: The Movie. Are you as excited as I am for this movie? Motörhead were the first band I ever saw live – King Georges Hall in Blackburn in 1977 – before their first album was even out.  They played … Continue reading

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The Loom | Discover Magazine

The Loom | Discover Magazine. Scientists with tattoos of their science – what a great thing!

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“Seeking approval from others is a full time job with no vacations or benefits”

Pretty much sums it up for me.

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What I’ve been reading

Can I step back through the books I’ve read so far this year?  Let me try: Granta 103 – The Rise of the British Jihad.  Granta is consistently excellent and I’ve been reading it since University and subscribing for over … Continue reading

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Tearful Atlanta Cops Express Remorse for Shooting 92-Year-Old Kathryn Johnston, Leaving Her To Bleed to Death in Her Own Home While They Planted Drugs in Her Basement, Then Threatening an Informant So He Would Lie To Cover It All Up – Boing Boing

Tearful Atlanta Cops Express Remorse for Shooting 92-Year-Old Kathryn Johnston, Leaving Her To Bleed to Death in Her Own Home While They Planted Drugs in Her Basement, Then Threatening an Informant So He Would Lie To Cover It All Up … Continue reading

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How to Make a Muggers Wallet – wikiHow

How to Make a Muggers Wallet – wikiHow. Let’s hope this isn’t the direction things will be heading in the East Village.  I’m all for a little “grittiness” coming back to the city, but I’d like to stay more or … Continue reading

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Welcome

  So finally I’ve got my act together and started to use the domain I have had parked for over a year.  Hello everyone and happy Tuesday. Already I have a dilemma – I’ve been asked to go to Zurich … Continue reading

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