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  • Many Excellent Braindump Links

    Cute Giant Microbes! via bb Pynchon on Orwell, 2003 via rw The Best A Capella Singing About Gamma Ray Detectors Ever Conservative Neal Boortz says America is a police state Contemporary Culture, Postmodernism and Audio wacky! RIAA: Clueless Lightblub as WiFi Access Point Bezos: Not a Goofball Oakland Teacher Calls Secret Service On Students (and…

  • Good Feedback on my Randy Newman Post

    I just read your Randy Newman post. Two thoughts… First, you should check out Harry Nilsson’s brilliant “Nilsson Sings Newman” from 1970: Second, you should take a listen to Loudon Wainwright III, another singer-songwriter who never seemed to break big like Randy Newman did, but who has the same wit and heart: I recommend Loudon’s…

  • Current Issues in Spam

    There has been some great discussion of ‘the spam problem’ on politech lately: 1 2 3 4 5

  • Filled Chocolate Cookies Exxxposed!

    Who knew that Hydrox was the original, and Oreo was the copycat!

  • Quote of the Day

    If the world were merely seductive, that would be easy. If it were merely challenging, that would be no problem. But I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world, and a desire to enjoy the world. This makes it hard to plan the day. – E.B. White

  • Transit Fun

    Did you know you can Take your bike on the San Diego Trolley? Also on many buses? Cool. Pity I don’t have a bike.