I'm in too good a mood to write the war and destruction my NaNo needs. That's a lame excuse. But since I am procrastinating: Monday: Started off with Obscure Music Monday: Kerbdog. Went to see Quantum of Solace. The criticisms of it have been pretty harsh and are somewhat undue. I think many people have … Continue reading M-T-W

And she goes on and on and ON!

For some bizarro reason, Firefox is not letting me download anything. I minor problem, I guess, in relation to fixing Eric's blog. I don't even know what went wrong with Eric's blog. I'll assume that it was due to me fiddling around with databases on Wednesday and Thursday. Of course, yesterday I procrastinated working on … Continue reading And she goes on and on and ON!

Girly Movies?

Cinematical Seven: More Than One Woman ... (The Bechdel Rule) - Cinematical Not only am I not a feminist, feminism confuses me--if this is what a facet of feminism is. I know I've mentioned this before, but I don't even notice when there is an overage or lack of female characters. It doesn't appear on … Continue reading Girly Movies?

A couple goodies via SciAm: Why Migraines Strike How Anecdotal Evidence Can Undermine Scientific Results Feel like I've been playing catch-up since Wednesday. Fought off a little plane crud, but the swings in barometric pressure have made my joints very unhappy. And that makes me very fatigued. Done with laundry, the last of post-vacation cleanup. … Continue reading


Have been waking up early, probably due to the angle of light coming into the bedroom.  Not an entirely bad thing.  I need to start getting up earlier to run unless I want to use the treadmill at the community center.  It's getting way too hot to run at 11am or noon like I had … Continue reading Weekedges

Finished rewriting the Decazzi scene. Not sure if it's good enough, but maybe Eric will have some ideas to make it better.Anyway, some stuff:Watched Stardust the other night. It was...okay. I can see why it's being compared to The Princess Bride. It has the same post-modern take on fairy tales, giving the genre a more … Continue reading

The Weekend

Had dinner at Anne's on Saturday night in honor of Hailey's birthday. Drank too much beer, ate too much food. Got slightly sunburnt while sitting near the pool. Talked to Jim about stuff including Phoenix landing on Sunday. He gave it about a 90% of landing without incident. I'm sure he was a pretty happy … Continue reading The Weekend