July 30, 2007
July 26, 2007
Sole survivor sitting on a $5b fortune :: thanks liam
:: just sayin' :: i was watching sen. lindsey graham (pictured above w/ gervais) wring his hands. i turned the sound off for a little while. very methodical almost sensual hand wringing. i wish i had captured it so i could show you. he was talking about why we need $3 billion dollars in emergency money for border control. he said the emergency was that we had not yet spent $3 billion dollars on border control.
Oscar the cat predicts patients' deaths :: when the grim reaper comes, his breath will smell like ass.
July 25, 2007
Miranda July's No One Belongs Here More Than You: Stories :: highly recommend.
The Sad Song Video :: quite enchanted by this :: perhaps i'm late to the game.
July 24, 2007
was at barnes and nobles yesterday and noticed a table on which they had organized political books into two camps. on one side of the table a placard read "blue", its other side: "red". reminded me of this article ::
July 23, 2007
for those interested - tonight i will be guest hosting Fair Game on public radio. it will be nationally syndicated - check here to find out when it will broadcast in your area. Features interviews with artist Hassan Elahi, writer Harvey Pekar, as well as music from the fabulous Rachelle Garnier.
:: update - it seems that "national" might be the wrong term for the syndication, so would "quasi-national" or even "kind-of national" :: the podcast, however, will be made available here following the show.
July 22, 2007
[ The Devil's Dictionary Dot Com ] :: LIGHTHOUSE, n. A tall building on the seashore in which the government maintains a lamp and the friend of a politician.
July 20, 2007
Utterly Useless :: thanks nick
July 19, 2007
the gregarious, controversial, and always interesting danah boyd studies American class divisions through Facebook and MySpace.
as of yesterday :: Executive Order: Blocking Property of Certain Persons Who Threaten Stabilization Efforts in Iraq :: want to take bet on how this gets misused? (thanks for the heads-up jason)
July 18, 2007
BBC NEWS | Africa | Water find 'may end Darfur war' :: people fuck up royally :: nature steps in.
Harvey Pekar on Letterman :: first time i've actually seen the famed interview that proved to be Pekar's last during GE's reign.
July 17, 2007
I'm Your Biggest Fan! :: reviving the lost art of the fan letter.
July 16, 2007
Tunnel House :: thanks ry
July 14, 2007
The Sun Online - News: The first of the Duck Armada? :: hey look mom,a duck! Isn't it...ewwwwww!
July 11, 2007
SFGate: A giant duck :: quote from the artist - "The 'Rubber Duck' knows no frontiers; it doesn't discriminate...and doesn't have a political connotation." (thanks Kait)
July 10, 2007
White House Is Accused of Putting Politics Over Science - New York Times :: for me, the creepiest part was that the former surgeon general "was ordered to mention President Bush three times on every page of every speech he gave" :: Goebbels meet Rove, Rove meet Goebbels
:: more in video - Hearing on Politicization Surgeon Generals: Carmona Opening
July 6, 2007
Die Hard - Music Video :: a fitting tribute :: can't help but admire the polish
30 Seconds with Phone Guy :: following nicely from our phone theme (thanks ken)
July 3, 2007
50 dates in 50 states :: a new show featuring sportsracers bliss and leary!
July 1, 2007
The Marriage Song :: a rather sweet project for all you audio junkies :: a guy wants help creating a song for his bride-to-be.