Monthly Archives: October 2010

Get With The Program DirecTV!

I have been a DirecTV user for years, particularly back when they had DirecTivo units. Those rocked! When they dropped Tivo, I moved to Comcast, since they were supposed to be bringing out Tivo units. Then DirecTV announced they were … Continue reading

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Disney’s Recycle Bin

I came across a fascinating video today which shows comparisons of recycled animation from various Disney films. It’s something I had noticed, but didn’t realize just how endemic is was. Related Posts:No Related Posts

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The Waitresses will never get a tip from me

Why did these folks form a band? I know they’re new wave, but every song I’ve heard from them annoys me. “I know what boys like…” I mean, really… do boys like them? They also have a Christmas song that … Continue reading

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Everpost Don’t Not Neverpost

I have made it a point, when possible, to post every weekday. Some of my posts are fascinating, even to me, and filled with useful information. Others are complete duds. Some I have researched and put a great deal of … Continue reading

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QuickLaTeX is the dog’s bollocks

I just wanted to post today to enthuse about an absolutely fantastic plugin for WordPress. It is called “QuickLatex” and it lets me put my love of LaTeX to good use. LaTeX is a document processing system based on TeX … Continue reading

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The Personal Montage

You can do anything when Survivor’s “Eye of the Tiger” is blaring. I think it is one of those “unspoken laws” that exist. You become your own little personal montage. You could be cooking, or making the bed… anything. It … Continue reading

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‘gingtons

My kids like trains, although they aren’t so fond of Thomas. They absolutely love Chuggington, which is good because I do too. A world populated by trains and humans, living in harmony, each doing their jobs. However, it is hard … Continue reading

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Kraftwerk: Radioactivity

I am on a real Kraftwerk kick. Here is another song of theirs that references various nuclear disasters. Harrisburg was “3 Mile Island” and “Sellafield” is a massive British nuclear processing facility that has had several major leaks. Kraftwerk: The … Continue reading

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Kraftwerk: We are the Robots

Kraftwerk will always have a special place in my heart. My youngest son wanted robots and music, so I introduced him to this classic standard. Related Posts:Kraftwerk: Radioactivity

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TIL: Tom Baker did insurance commercials as The Doctor

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