May 2001 Fifteen posts
There is no undo for rm * in unix.
The files are just gone.
And you only have yourself to blame.
Thought for the day:
“When three men walk together, there is always something I can learn. Choose what is good in them and correct what is not good.”
I’m a comics fan – and I keep meaning to explore these links.
comics.com – Red and Rover
ucomics.com – Pluggers
I blog them so I may revisit (or visit!) them.
I had not seen the movie in a while. I do have a VHS videocassette version, but have not whipped it out for maybe 2 years.
I was struck, on the additional commentary track, bu the naivete of the artists, and of Jonathan Demme, the Director. Perhaps they were indulging in nostalgia, but it sounds like a project that was fun to make. It was great to hear the thoughts of the participants, these many years later. It’s stunning to me that it’s 17 years old now. I can vividly remember being in my local Tower Records and wanting to buy it, but not having the money for it.
Talking Heads were a remarkable band, for their ingenuity and originality.
I have an irrational affinity for Christina Aguilera.
In part it is irrational because her roots are multiethnic, like me. I have at least Scot, Irish, Mexican, Spanish, French, and Yaqui in me.
This is a wonderful example of the melting pot. Many of us in the USA are just mutts. Interesting things happen when cultures mix. It also illustrates the fluidity of racial definitions. In the end we all should be judged by the content of our character.