November 2008 Archive

omg omg omg omg

22 November 2008, 11:38 am
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I knew there was a reason I voted for that man.
Goodness knows, I have no problem with using energy consumption as the axe to grind DST away on. But I would also love to see more attention paid to accident rates in the month after each switch, and an assessment of […]

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22 November 2008, 11:29 am
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Several of my pals had their sites rated by Typealyzer. I fed it the URLs of all my Wordpress sites, and apparently I am an ISTJ twice, and once each an ESFP, ESFS, INTJ, and INTP.

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well, duh

21 November 2008, 2:32 pm
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Ever wonder why so many metal band logos look alike? Stop wondering.

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broadway bicycle school

21 November 2008, 8:32 am
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Not the bike shop I usually go to, but when an out-of-true wheel swiftly devolved into a totally unridable state, Broadway Bicycle School was fortunately in carrying distance, so that’s where I went.
The parts and labor seemedto add up to a little more than I would have expected, but holy crap, they did such an […]

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two supernatural movies I didn’t like all that much

14 November 2008, 8:49 pm
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When I go to preview screenings, I feel like there’s an implied social contract: if I can do so honestly, I should talk the flicks up to pals or otherwise promote it. But I can’t honestly give either of these films a strong recommendation.
I laughed a lot at Ghost Town, mostly because Ricky Gervais (star […]

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Callie Shell photographs of Obama

7 November 2008, 9:10 am
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I really did not have time today to look at all of these beautiful and insightful photographs of Barack Obama. But I did anyway. (The one in the ice cream shop is particularly magnificent).
(Thanks to SimpleBits for the pointer.)

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single? [adjective] town [datingkeyword] . tld — explained!

7 November 2008, 8:52 am
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Those danged lawn signs! Robert J Moore gets the goods. A fascinating Internet detective story.

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dang that feels good

4 November 2008, 9:26 am
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I got in line about 15 minutes before the polls opened, I was maybe 80th or so in line. Before they split the line by precints*, it was stretching all the way in front of the school, and around and down the block. It was my first Arlington election, but people who’d lived there […]

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