Category Archives: personal

concerned abutters or just butting in

There’s a Mosque in the works for Harkness Road in Pelham and the neighborhood isn’t happy. Personally, I feel very sad that the folks I live near are so narrow minded that they use the excuse of a narrow street … Continue reading

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Rove can’t be trusted with facts

Guess who thinks that Obama Can’t Be Trusted With Numbers? Karl Rove. ’nuff said? Why would we listen to someone with questionable ethics and a penchant for doing whatever it takes — not to improve my country but rather — … Continue reading

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typical day – no wonder I sometimes feel overwhelmed

Today was not one of my more productive days. I’m glad that days like this are relatively unusual. Not including general cleaning, etc. This was my day today: 6:00 – wake up 6:15 – wake up for real this time … Continue reading

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Who will hold them accountable?

That my government did this sickens me. Red Cross: Torture Committed At CIA Sites – CBS News “The United States engaged in acts of torture and ‘cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment’ upon prisoners held at secret detention sites operated by … Continue reading

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Personally, I think he should stick to holes in teeth…

And leaves holes in theories to people who understand science… In Texas, a Line in the Curriculum Revives Evolution Debate – NYTimes.com “The chairman of the board, Dr. Don McLeroy, a dentist, pushed in 2003 for a more skeptical version … Continue reading

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whoopts, I screwed up my weblog

While trying to update my WordPress installation to 2.7 I managed to overwrite my old MySQL database. Whoopts. Or, more colloquially, oh sh*t.

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Breast feeding in public is OK, really.

(update 2009-01-01: the story makes it to Ars Technica complete with many very bad puns). Facebook makes me angry: Are photographs of a mother breast-feeding her child indecent? The social networking site Facebook has sparked a massive online debate — … Continue reading

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Abbey and Fiver: together but not necessarily happy about it

My dog and my cat, in bed. It must be near the end times.

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