Having a cop as a best friend means that you often get to hear the wonderful stories about how folks act like idiots when they get pulled over. Heâ€™s often told me of the things that I should do if I ever get pulled over (besides handing them the PBA card). Continue reading [Personal] I don’t think he’s part of the other 10%
Joi Ito has this to say about his personal style of blogging. Make sure that you understand this is written from the standpoint of â€œyouâ€ referring back to himself. Heâ€™s calling himself stupid and telling himself to take a point of view. Donâ€™t misread this and think heâ€™s calling the reader stupid. In any case, itâ€™s well summarized and something worth considering as we write our own blogs. Continue reading [Personal] Decent advice
… By the way, did you notice I spelled disturbing incorrectly in the first sentence? I did it on purpose, because *thatâ€™s* how disturbing the story was, and I wanted to emphasize it. … Continue reading [Personal] Ode to Edmund Patterson
… However, while I might be bashing my expected quality, I certainly canâ€™t bash their content. Theyâ€™ve got a preview of the first 9 minutes of Serenity (via TheMovieBlog.com). Iâ€™ve seen the movie, but I figured the first 9 minutes could keep me happy until I saw it again. Maybe it can be used to tease those of you who havenâ€™t gotten to the theater yet, and wonâ€™t this weekend either. … Continue reading [Culture] You can’t take the sky from me
… Imagine my surprise then, when I saw a comment in my post concerning Peter S. Beagle the other day from Connor Cochran, Peterâ€™s business manager. This is my first real comment from outside my own friends community. Somehow this guy found out I made a post about the issue and took the time to come here and read about it. … Continue reading [Personal] Peter S. Beagle followup
.. Every Thursday Nodwick gets updated. Every thursday Aaron has some links at the bottom that are usually â€œmust followsâ€. … Continue reading [Geek] Too many Nodwick links today!
… Orson Scott Card reviews Serenity…. … I liked the article. Itâ€™s nice to see an authorâ€™s take on a movie, as theyâ€™ll have a totally different approach on how to deconstruct it. … Continue reading [Culture] Take my love, take my land
… “It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations.” -Sir Winston Churchill … Continue reading [Culture] Daily Quotes 10-04-5