Oct 042007
 

In case you run into a bat … 15 Excellent Examples of Web Typography. Part 1 | i love typography megaflicks.jpg (bad font choice) Fonts101.com – Search Results, Browse Fonts (dnealean font) Howto: 3 Easy Ways To Speed Up CSS Development While Staying Organized | Elliot Swan the “blog” of “unnecessary” quotation marks lsof tips

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Feb 112007
 

Normally, weekend nights when we are home, we watch PBS Britcoms. Tonight, PBS Mystery — a Brittish adaptation of Dracula — ran long. Instead of britcoms, we were presented with a half-hour animated musing on lonliness called “A Room Nearby“. Instead of feeling for these people, I felt smug. They are talking about how lonliness

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Oct 082006
 

So there was the big Trek auction at Christie’s last week. And, the only thing I could be interested in, Picard’s flute from “The Inner Light”, went for $48,000, after being initially estimated at $800-1200. Oh, to have that kind on money to blow on a non-functioning prop. Anyone watched Trekkies lately? Or Trekkies 2?

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Feb 282005
 

If ever you’re looking for the time-setting eqivalent of whiplash, I doubt you could do much better than shifting from watching Of Mice and Men to reading Pattern Recognition. It also raised an interesting (for me) rhetorical question: What is the shortest time period over the last 100 years which saw the most personal change

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