I hate coming up with titles. Can you tell? Happy New Year to all of you. I hope to see more of you in person this year! I’m still not feeling well at all, so I haven’t been online much. Despite that, my wrists have been aching as if I were working again. How does that happen? […]
If you have a Facebook account AND an understanding of the fact that “pro-choice” doesn’t mean, “Ohmigod! Lock up anybody who doesn’t want to have an abortion! Force everyone to provide them! Spend ALL the government’s money on them!” would you pretty please help me try to get through to an old friend? Yes, I’m […]
I wish we lived close enough to Kimberly to adopt one of her pre-sweetened kittens!
I figure it’s past time I check in again. Obviously, I’ve given up on the Blog365 thing. I did make it 9 months or so, at least. Katie turned 18 at the end of October, so she voted in the election for the first time. I’m really tickled that her first time was so historic! We’ll […]
Police allege man murdered by internet wife’s ex-husband It’s the headline that bothers me. Just at a glance, I’d think that the murder victim had an online-only relationship with his “internet wife,” like those people whose MMORPG characters or Second Life avatars get “married.” But, no, he met the woman on the internet and married […]
I’ve been almost wholly AFK for a bit, due to feeling even worse than usual. I’ll be entering “make-up posts” tonight to catch up. Usually, I’d do them in order, but this one is too topical for that. I realize that McCain has claimed to have already won the presidential debates tonight. Wow, his truthiness is […]
I adore LifeHacker. They have a sweet list of free online college courses!
In lieu of a real post, which would require actual thought… New Elizabeth Bear short story: The Girl Who Sang Rose Madder Ruminations on science fiction, fantasy, etc.: Asking the Wrong Questions Dr. Horrible recast with My Little Ponies