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Southern Drunkitality!

My birthday present from Serge arrived yesterday and I thought it would be rude if I didn’t open it right away! He’d shown me the product page for the Firefly flavored vodka before, but I figured I’d have to wait...

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on metro: Reverse Psychology?

This could almost be viral marketing for the film What Would Jesus Buy?, except that it would be a little late. I saw this on the train this morning, stuck into a barrier near the train door. I would have...

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video: machines know better than us

My brain has to jump right into work this morning, but I just caught a glimpse of an old Gizmodo article I missed about the LeaveMeAloneBox: I have plenty of auto-shut off devices, though perhaps not as many as I...

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Feeling kinda broke down…

Since I’m visiting the DMV today, I thought that would be my main frustration today. Instead, this morning my PC isn’t booting up. Nothing’s changed at all, I was using it last night, but I’m really not in the mood...

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It’s health food. MENTAL health food.

What does one do when they’re feeling moody about an impending birthday? Make brownies, of course! This was really more the result of a kitchen cleanup, I found one packet of brownie mix left, a bag of toffee chips and...

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tv: They never really get our accent right!

I just watched some short previews of ‘Little Britain USA,’ premiering on HBO later this month. It reminded me of the recent A/V Club article (list) of American adaptations of British television shows. Some examples, for better or worse: The...

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politics: Signs and Portents

Apparently Miss Cleo moonlights as a photographer for Life magazine! From the Poynter Forums, Bill Shapiro, former managing editor of Life writes: When we shot this photo for the third cover of LIFE (the newspaper supplement version) back in September...

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I liked this better as a “What If?”

Since it’s pouring down outside, not much to do except watch videos until the power goes out… and then watch videos on the MacBook and iPod and iPhone. 😛 First up was Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomorrow, a fun-filled straight-to-dvd...