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Monthly Archive: August 2010

Aug 31 2010

Road Trip

I am about to drive to South Carolina, on Friday, from LA, which will be quite the adventure.  I’m planning on being in SC for the next couple of months, working on some various projects, and hopefully getting some writing done.  Debating pursuing more screenplays or another attempt at a novel, it’s weird though, I …

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Aug 27 2010

DBAD Follow Up

Why do I suddenly have the urge to build a giant phallus out of straw? – Tracy I am getting a fair amount of attention from the skeptic community for my post about Phil Plait’s Don’t Be A Dick Speech.  I don’t really have much more to say than what I said originally. The really …

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Aug 25 2010

SheThought: Pop Psychology and the Media

Super exciting, my first “article” for SheThought is up.  I am writing for like a realer blog than my own .com.  So, go read this on SheThought, there are pictures there:  http://shethought.com/2010/08/25/pop-psychology-and-the-media/ If you want to comment, please comment there.  I’m including it here for those lazy RSSers… you know who you are. Today I …

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Aug 23 2010

50 Book Challenge: 36-40

Welcome to Week 34, I’m through 40 books, so doing well.  Just 10 left to meet my goal. 36. Searching for Dragons – Patricia C. Wrede This is the second novel in the Enchanted Forest Chronicles, and I enjoyed it quite a bit.  I find it interesting that the books are all written from a …

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Aug 17 2010

Wow it’s the future

I can update my page from my phone. Holy crap! Sadly, the ninth circuit has stayed walker’s decision meaning that the soonest the gays can marry will be december. Always sad when progress is slow.

Aug 13 2010

Top 5 Buddy Movies

So, from the Podcast, one of the assignments was to come up with films pairing movie characters for a buddy flick, and then to title them.  Since you’re never actually going to listen all the way through the podcast, I thought I’d share here. 6. Hannibal Lecter and Annie in REDEMPTION 5. Daddy Warbucks and …

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Aug 12 2010

Geek Week Podcast: Listen to Me!

http://geekweekpodcast.mypodcast.com/2010/08/Episode_4_Geek_Week_Podcast_Scott_Pilgrim_early_review_The_Other_Guys_Neonomicon_Net_Neutrality-321617.html

Aug 11 2010

Drinking Bleach…

Fantastic, if depressing, write up from a young man diagnosed with Crohn’s disease and the animosity he faced from a forum of fellow sufferers.  Why did they hate him so?  Because he dared to say that the FDA didn’t approve of drinking industrial bleach. http://thewelshboyo.wordpress.com/2010/08/10/bleachgate/ I think the worst thing about alternative (aka shitty) medicine …

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Aug 10 2010

50 Books: A List

So, the reason I started this 50 books thing was because I had so many unread books that I had obtained in one way or another that I really wanted to read and that I hadn’t made time for.  There were, as of January, probably 80 unread books in my house.  Due to me being …

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Aug 06 2010

Prop 8 Question

Am I correct in understanding that if the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals agrees with Judge Walker’s decision same-sex marriage will necessarily be legal in the entire jurisdiction of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals?  Pictured Below.

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