Archive for July, 2008

Way Out West 2008 pre-thoughts

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

Way Out West is approaching! Here’s a rundown on what the schedules mean to me, so far.

Words

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

A list of words I’ve looked up recently, plus the meanings.

Following the herd

Wednesday, July 30th, 2008

It’s interesting to see how people lose their mind and start following somebody just because others do it. According to Michael Stone, the leaders are evil when using their followers, and according to me, Mr. Stone is placed at 22 on one of my scales, actually the one called most-prone-to-use-ancient-expressions-in-a-scientific-context-thus-rendering-themselves-open-to-public-ridicule.

Muxtape #15

Tuesday, July 29th, 2008

My 15th muxtape brings tracks by Alphonse Mouzon, Belle And Sebastian, Electronic, Girl Talk, Glasvegas, Hercules & Love Affair, Muse, Nirvana, Okkervil River, Primal Scream and Voxtrot! Bring. It. On.

Batman and grandma

Monday, July 28th, 2008

I’m starting work today after a three-week long vacation. We’ve seen “The Dark Knight” and visited my family yesterday as my mother’s mother turned 96 years old, and we’re going back next weekend!