Monthly Archives: November 2005

cyber monday — suckers!

there was certainly a lot of press surrounding “cyber monday”. i saw it on the internet, read about it in the paper, and saw it on the tv. the thing is, it’s pure hype and fabrication and was invented a … Continue reading

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don’t think of an elephant

i read george lakoff’s book on sunday, a dissection of the conceptual framework and language of this nation’s conservatives, and an analysis of the disarray in that of the progressives. there is a quick pr?┬ęcis of his core concept of … Continue reading

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china and internet addiction

i was just running through some of my unread feeds and ran across this video news story about the hundreds of thousands of internet and online game addicts in china. i am not really sure what to make of the … Continue reading

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email is bOrkwn

i have been annoyed with email as a communication and collaboration tool for a couple years now. luckily i have been mostly successful in convincing those friends/collaborators/family that needed convincing to use better tools like instant messaging, blogs, wikis, etc. … Continue reading

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the end of an era

until the next one at least. i just got back from the marina, and the boate is now officially under new ownership. the new owner, david, seems like a really cool guy who will take care of her and enjoy … Continue reading

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happy birthday mom

it’s my mom’s birthday. she must be out having a good time, because she still hasn’t returned my call to her cell from over 6.5 hours ago.

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late night…gumbo??

last night i was at minna for liz ross’ mesh party, and around midnight i was hungry as hell, jumped in the volks with chuck gonzalez and headed over to cancun taqueria near sixth street. i unquestioningly ALWAYS eat a … Continue reading

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remixes

i took another pass at the mixes on a couple of recent songs. actually, i should probably be tracking vocals for real this time, and not just tinkering with the mixes, but here they are so give them a listen. … Continue reading

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rolling stones at sbc

i’ve been backstage at a lot of shows. backstage at the stones is kinda the topper though. metallica was pretty rocking, but the stones…”hit one out of the park”. har har.

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new song – 15 minutes on a train

there is something fairly cinematic about looking around a train at night in a thunderstorm with headphones on. especially when you are sitting next to some pretty stranger. i have been listening to quadrophenia lately again, and this is something … Continue reading

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