Posts from August 2000

real life is so hard

real life is so hard we hide in the stars that’s where our heads are my head and your heart this is a black out don’t let it go to waste this is a black out I want to detonate when you are so far I’m falling apart lose all my sonar you jam our


Dumb – Nirvana


A link so good, it’s blogged two times today. The entire script of Airplane. Great Caesar’s Ghost! This is killing me. I can’t stop laughing. Thank you, deadman. Thank you.


Remember Friends? Wasn’t Joey an actor? He was; I’m pretty sure he was an actor. A bad one. So. How about this? The guy should do a commercial IRL. I kill me sometimes. Right? (What could he be promoting? I don’t know. It’s not important.) The important thing is: he gets to say, “I’m not

Tight Ends

Tight Ends

Tight ends might be part of the Gators offense: “When Kirk Wells starts talking about patterns and pass routes, he sounds like a wide receiver who’s envisioning all the possibilities. The excitement in his voice builds and his eyes get as big as footballs.”

Beautiful Body

If I Said You Had a Beautiful Body Would You Hold It Against Me? – The Bellamy Brothers


Reminder: Wednesday nights – #blogirc

Mike Pearson

Mike Pearson

That first blow is coming. He doesn’t know when or where or how it’s going to be delivered. But Mike Pearson knows it’s coming.

Carly Simon

Would it really surprise you if I said I love “Nobody Does It Better” by Carly Simon?

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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.