Looks like Steven Page may be "Off The Hook", to quote a BNL song title. He appeared in court and the judge offered to dismiss all charges if he seeks treatment and remains drug free. Good for him. I hope he turns things around. And I'm looking forward to the new BNL album, and also … Continue reading Steven Page of Barenaked Ladies May Have Drug Charges Dismissed
Some friends of mine have just had puppies. Well...that is...their dog had puppies... Anyway, you can see a live cam of the puppy action here. http://www.ustream.tv/flash/live/317016
When Captain James T. Kirk says "There's not a minute to waste to save the Earth," you better damn well get off your butt and do it. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YXP3hQ7jaUk More William Shatner PSAs on the Sierra Club web site.
I thought this article on The Consumerist was interesting. It provides a basic explanation of our national debt and what things we can do to fix the problems associated with it. Good reading for election season.
So I just joined Facebook to keep in touch with several people I know. I had resisted for a long time because I wasn't sure I really needed another social networking site, and also because I was concerned about privacy and security. Now that I've joined up, I wanted to understand the issues and what … Continue reading Facebook Privacy and Security
Just another reason people want to be the Dark Lord of the Sith.... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SXWTmDbcOD0
During the final Hoopla, the actor playing Emil Bleehal absolutely brought down the house with his rendition of this Jonathan Coulton song, "When You Go". It's a beautiful song, and this was an amazing, deeply heartfelt performance. I'm not ashamed to say my eyes were welling during this song, and still do a bit now. … Continue reading Adventurers Club — When You Go