Posts from July 2000


Something – The Beatles


So I just flipped to this page, randomly, and started reading.

Instant Monkeys

I really can’t stress enough how much I love to get instant monkeys.

Dennis Miller is doing a great job. He’ll get better. Have faith.


You’re pretty cool. But they don’t work like I would have expected, so you can’t say this just yet. <grin>

“When I was about 12 I used to think I must be a genius, but nobody’s noticed. If there is such a thing as a genius, I am one. And if there isn’t, I don’t really care.”
John Lennon

“Sometimes I get distracted by food; but mostly all I think about is women and baseball.”
Robert B. Parker’s Spenser

“I don’t care what consequence it brings
I have been a fool for lesser things”
Billy Joel

It’s times like this… when I’m sitting here and the world outside goes from bright and sunny to dark as night in an instant… when a terrible torrential Tampa tunderstorm erupts out of nowhere… when the lightning smacks so close that the sound and the fury are simultaneous… when I can actually see the raw power of Mother Nature… it’s times like this that I think I should buy a back-up power supply for Bud.

I ask for a nipple.

I ask for a nipple. Jason finds me The Nipple Project.

What Is This? is the personal weblog of me, David Vincent Gagne. I've been publishing here since 1999, which makes this one of the oldest continuously-updated websites on the Internet.

A few years ago I was trying to determine what cocktails I could make with the alcohol I had at home. I searched the App Store but couldn't find an app that would let me do that, so I built one.


You can read dozens of essays and articles and find hundreds of links to other sites with stories and information about Ernest Hemingway in The Hemingway Collection.