Posts from June 2002

Love for Sale

“Hey, we seem basically compatible. I enjoyed kissing you. What do you say about trying a three-month love contract?”


Y’know what I want? I want to be able to click anything, anywhere, and add it to my wishlist. (Note that that is a link to a Google Search on the term “amazon wishlist” and not another shameless plug for my own wishlist.) Like this pendrive, f’rinstance. What a great little toy! I want


Holy Macaroni! What a terrific birthday present; and I didn’t even realize it until today. (Today is the day after my birthday.) Movabletype 2.2 has been released! And wow! Look at all the new goodies!

Song of the Moment

Grab the New Song! You just must click that link and download the latest Song of the Moment! It’s one of my all-time favorites.

Very Strange Medley

Very Strange Medley – Barry Manilow

Jack in the Box

On the side of a Jack in the Box bag: Everything in here tastes amazing. Except the napkins.


Here there be a twenty-nine year old. eGads!™

El Cubanchero

El Cubanchero – Desi Arnaz & His Orchestra

You Never Give Me Your Money

You Never Give Me Your Money

Insufficient Resources <> Inefficient Use of Resources

Looking Through You

I’m Looking through You – The Wallflowersfrom the I Am Sam soundtrack

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