January 2008 Archive

ok, I’ll play

26 January 2008, 12:58 pm
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i followed yellowjkt’s directions except I used Flickr’s Creative Commons Attribution/Non-commercial filter to pick IMG_4894 (which really looks much better uncropped), by noswonky.
My quote was Ernest Hemmingway’s “Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.” (I think I’d heard that before and suppressed it, as I probably will again.) My random wiki page, […]

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The sound of an MRI

23 January 2008, 12:49 pm
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Surprisingly musical! Reminded me of both Copying Machine Music and Symphony for Dot Matrix Printers. Two scanning routines were reminiscent of the bridge of “Won’t Get Fooled Again” — the end, right before Moon’s two massive fills and Daltrey’s epic scream. The best section had one head (presumably) making a witchita-witchita sort of noise at […]

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willpower

12 January 2008, 11:44 am
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This worked pretty well for halloween candy, so let’s try it again, shall we?

I will start no more than two on-line Boggle sessions a day (one a.m., one p.m.)
I will quit as soon as I get a score that’s better than “Gold.”

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2007 goals

5 January 2008, 9:12 am
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I’ve never been terribly into formulating resolutions at New Year’s per se, but I do set goals throughout the year. Here is some of what I tried to do last year.
Eliminate my bad debt
This is a strange thing to be proud of, since I only had to do it because I exercised poor judgment in […]

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