Ponderance
By Dwip January 22, 2008 at 12:19 am Comments (15) RSS Feed for this post

I wonder if Ron Paul realizes how much he sounds like Halor. For that matter, I wonder if anti-regulation free market capitalists in general realize, given the realities of history, how on crack they sound. There’s a bit in that video where he basically says that it’s ok that poor people get a bad education. […]


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Technologica
By Dwip January 19, 2008 at 11:30 pm Comments Off RSS Feed for this post

I’m going to ramble a lot in here, but bear with me. There IS a unified theme here, and his name is Neal Stephenson, whose book Snow Crash is both the prompter of this post and the destroyer of a day or so of my time. In a good way. In a way that tells […]


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The Power of 400 Baby DVDs
By Dwip January 11, 2008 at 5:05 pm Comments (1) RSS Feed for this post

And you may go to YouTube and search on “Powerthirst” if that title makes no sense to you. So, as the beginning to a particularly excellent Smashing Pumpkins album says, you know I’m not dead. Nor was I living in my head. Instead, I was having one of those idyllic vacations, filled with wine, women, […]


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