Monthly Archive: November 2006

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Screw the PS3, I want a Wii

Wii, you might ask? Oh, no reason, just this (QT .mov). I’ve already played Marvel Ultimate Alliance a bit on the PC with a gamepad (which I’m finally getting used to) and it’s a lot of fun, but seriously to...

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morning headlines

Because I’m tired and haven’t had my coffee yet, I’ll just regurgitate what I’ve read so far. I had absolutely no idea that the PS3 goes on sale this Friday. I say sale because it seems that the price can...

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That’s just not right

Yeah yeah yeah, so 1% of the internet is porn — I think that figure is way off, but it was only sites indexed by Microsoft and Google. But check this out from the AP: O.J. Simpson to discuss killings:...

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Because it just is, that’s why.

One of the things that gives me a fun break during the workday is reading Mark Morford’s columns at SFGate.com. Last night I watched Real Time with Bill Maher from last Friday (check out his New Rules for that night’s...

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What’ll I do with my barcodes now?

According to the NYT, mail-in rebates are going to go the way of the dinosaur: Whether the rebates were mail-in or via the Internet, they counted on consumers messing up somewhere along the process and, indeed, designed the process so...

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Weekend Recap: In Food

Heck of a nice weekend, weather was great, even Sunday’s grey rainy-ness was a welcome change to the 70 degree days that really shouldn’t be with us anymore this far into autumn. As I mentioned earlier it was the guy‘s...

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Happy belated birthday!

In all the hub-bub of trying to make the weekend a good one for the guy‘s birthday, I completely forgot to wish my friend Mike a happy birthday yesterday! D’oh!

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It’s gonna be a bright sun-shiny day

Far be it from me to mention that Mother Nature has political leanings, but I can’t help think that she’s somehow pleased with the state of things. Maybe I’ll take off from work a little early today…

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VA, anti-gay. Gay I DO’s are through.

Ballot Question One Shall Article I (the Bill of Rights) of the Constitution of Virginia be amended to state: “That only a union between one man and one woman may be a marriage valid in or recognized by this Commonwealth...