Category: asides

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Your eyelids are getting very heavy…

Anyone else feeling kinda drowsy today, or is it just me? Maybe the change in season is to blame or more likely today it’s the thrilling tasks I’ve had to work on. Mostly replacing irrelevant columns of numbers with different...

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News from the Future!

I know I should have shut up and shut down for the day blog-wise and brain-wise by now, but seeing the same sort of thing twice in a row was too good. Just like that show Early Edition*, news sources...

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Any more shocking news this week?

It’s been a good week for coming out news of people that I don’t care about. Linsday Lohan confirmed that she has been dating Samantha Ronson for a very long time. Call me a cynic*, but that doesn’t actually sound...

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queer: Cover Story

In the wake of the Clay Aiken revelation–yeah right–of his homosexuality, Huffington Post has a collection of a few “I’m Gay” magazine covers throughout the years going back to Leonard Matlovich on the cover of Time Magazine 33 years and...

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commuting: Ha-haw!

The Examiner’s top story today is: D.C. maintains rank as nation’s second-longest commute. It took me a little while to find it online since a search for “DC second commute time” easily brought up both this story and this video...

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tv: one more thing…

Dear Gods of Television, Please inspire your earthly vessels to write some new shows* and stop reaching into time and space to swipe remake shows from the past or other countries–they won’t be as good or as funny**. Between constant...

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Fierce like Gatorade!

Snippet from an IM session this morning with Michael: MM: Gah, I wish I could find out more about this new blackberry urb: Which one? MM: the new blackberry storm that verizon is talking about putting out urb: Ooooh. urb:...

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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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Yeah, I’m hatin’, what of it?

Given my utter and absolute hatred of reality shows, especially reality competition shows, I can’t help but laugh at this. Last Season’s Project Runway winner, Christian Siriano, is so fierce that he gets to design a dress that will appear...