+ questions to answer on an "about" type page thing.
+ new name ideas. i am toying with the idea of re-naming the
eventual blog. because i don't think i'll ever get around to any of the
things that make it eventual. and i've been doing this since april, so the
eventual is kind of moot.
+ any design comments or whatnot. i generally use ie 5, so if
anything looks stupid or is difficult to read in another format please let
+ contact info is over on the right. my name is dawn and my
domain is gweep.net. an e-mail address is made up of name@domain. why do i
do this instead of making handy e-mail links? just trying to thwart the evil
and if that isn't enough, then it takes the bat and starts
whapping you over the head with it.
eek! dandan martins found me an unedited
version of emmet otter's jug band christmas. this makes me a very happy
there's that damn curve ball again.
star wars episode 2
plot summary. i refuse to read this. what fun is that? but i offer it
here for your reading pleasure, should you be into the whole spoilers thing.
11 geek cult films. "Each film has been assigned an ALVG rating (Average
Lifetime Viewings per Geek) and a Geek/Non-Geek (G/NG) Quotient (for
example, 1/10 indicates that for every geek who loves this movie there are
10 non-geeks who hate it)." [via fark]
set has a website. and a daily puzzle. weird.
happy holidays! forgot to mention i'd be away from the computer
for a bit. it was a nice break, i must say.
and the heartbreaking work of staggering genius. [via backup brain]
the falling dream. fun
bott's every flavor beans.
wednesday night on the tonight show, jay leno had
a time magazine with the dubya person of the year cover. but they turned him
into alfred e. newman. anyone know where i can get a pic of this?
memento. movie that opens
in the spring. funky site. [via metafilter]
make a snowman. [via swallowing tacks]
oh yeah, this is just what we need. rumorsrumorsrumors.com. [via
remember the missouri election for senator? the dead guy won?
has named ashcroft attorney general. the guy lost to a dead man! i am
not instilled with confidence here. . .
give me a hard time, will you? take that!
france. "Sweet as babies, Barbary apes rapidly grow into powerful,
aggressive adults with murderous teeth and claws."
things for sale on ebay. [via fark]
surreal moment of the day: walking into the coffee place in
greendale mall and hearing the chickie behind the counter say, "wow! it's
e-com-con. quite the
undertaking. it's all to promote the new lone gunmen show.
videos. [via fark]
frank chu and the zegnatronic rocket
society. right. [via kottke.org]
provided soley for that animated gif on the left. [via memepool]
read kim's thesis!
first, there was the 12 bars of christmas. then, there was santarchy!
xmas present from the x-files official site: pictures from an upcoming
episode. mulder's back.
from exploding dog. that boy ain't
brown and the case of the supreme court showdown. [via fark]
i know dana will be glad to hear this: beer
may be good for you.
NORAD reports on
activity at the north pole. they also help track santa's activities on christmas
what made my day, case 5 in a series. the jesus christ
superstore. oh my. god
almighty, "includes Kingdom-Come Kalashnikov AK-47 assault rifle,
wearing Hallowed cloak of invulnerability." jesus
christ, "includes Ninla-Messiah throwing nails and Death Kileer-Cross
pump action over-under shotgun." [via fark]
garland of peculiar holiday ads. is the wombat coat made
from real wombats? [via zeldman's daily report]
beautiful piece at loony.org
today on holiday
what made my day, case 4 in a series [woah. 2 in one day]. the
commerical for evil dead: hail to the
you can even buy your very own furious george stuff.
t shirt is a hoot.
dan made the high
scores list. his speciality? being an asshole.
what made my day, case 3 in a series. seen on a bumper sticker on
the way to work: "earl is in the trunk."
x files chirstmas.
park. it is now closed, but this article is beautifully written. [via cardhouse]
furious george has a new home: http://www.furious-george.net/.
with the new and improved furious
george on the campaign trail.
[election humor via memepool]
files comes to boston. hip.
build a snowman.
we could get joe his own action
figure for christmas.
of the beatles' songs. [via the
safer than asprin. [via fark]
bush's america. [via fark]
Charged With Threatening Gore's Uncle. the only reason i mention this is
because of the opening paragraph of the article: "A local man who claims to
be the king of England has been charged with threatening to kill Vice
President Al Gore's uncle unless the Democratic presidential candidate
conceded the election, a federal prosecutor said today."
find out when the space station is
spam mimic. turn a
message into spam. why would you want to? [via /usr/bin/girl]
what made my day, case 2 in a series. in response to a work
annoyance i was explaining to dan: "yes...sounds
like somebody definately needs killing... but you're in luck, they are in
texas, I think the 'but he needed killin' defense works down there."
crouching tiger hidden
dragon. looks faboo. and michelle yeoh kicks so much ass. [via seann]
why the human race is doomed, case 10 in a series: saint
reminder to self: bring work home when the weather is supposed to
teaser. someone tell me what it looks like. my monitor is too dark or
something. i couldn't see anything.
the bruching shuttlecocks' self-made critic reviews dungeons
and dragons. ten years?
moore on the election.
cleansing in florida.
ate at ken's steak
house last night. you know, the one that makes the salad dressing
featured on super market shelves? anyway. i was not thrilled with my steak.
i know someone who makes The Best Steak ever. and it has spoiled me.
day, partial solar eclipse.
today's entertainment: cell phone
theater. [via /usr/bin/girl]
dark angel is
bad. so bad. i had hopes at the beginning. and then i wasn't so sure. but
after last night's episode? gah.
just when you think you've got it figured out, fate throws you a
curve ball. [hm. i think i've said this before. . . ]
graphics program suggestions thus far:
and converter [via dan]
jasc paint shop pro [via truss]
looking for: a program that lets you take a graphic, pull a color
from it, and give you the hex equivalent for that color.
squared: animal communication
dibble: animal communication
jeremy: super speed
justin: animal communication
the invincible dr.
capprio: animal communication [makes sense. he does have an army of fighting
monkey men. . .]
why the human race is doomed, case 9 in a series. fox's new
reality tv show, temptation
island. "Four unmarried, but seriously committed, couples at a
crossroads in their relationship and 30 singles that are looking for love
travel to an exotic location to test the waters of temptation. The couples,
who are willing to test their relationships, will be set up on a variety of
dates with three of the singles that best reflect their ideal mate. After
two weeks of exploring the single world again, the couples will have to
decide between a possible new love interest and their old flame."
supreme court rules today. and the world watches, asking, does
anyone really care anymore?
for steve: survivor ii
a little viking news for chadly: the
kensington runestone. new
tests say it may be the real deal. [via metafilter]
be gay, sparky. "Of course, it would seem that putting twenty-one men
gay men, all struggling to repress their desires, in a group home together
is a recipe for catastrophe. And indeed, says Hervey, 'There have been
instances where there's been a lot of unhealthy bonding.'" [via wetlog]
dan: super speed [i am overcome by
dani: time travel
truss: super speed
steve: super speed
heather: animal communications
chia: x-ray vision
i cannot believe that there are people in this world who have not
seen it's a wonderful
life. but i found three of them since saturday.
lego freeware. [via fark]
another silly test: what's your
superpower? fits right into the brainiac 69 thing.
mine is invisibility. i am not sure how i feel about that. . . what's yours?
saw the trailer for shrek this
weekend. looks pretty hip! i cannot wait to see it. [this is nick's new
saw the trailer for final
i really enjoyed last night's x-files. it's been a while
since i was able to say that. next week, doggett meets the lone gunmen.
a moment of silence, please.
"you may say i'm a dreamer, but i'm not the only one."
for those in the vicinity:
tonight. guerilla improv. 8pm.
melissa ferrick is playing at the paradise in boston. with sarah
lee. it's sold out.
pah! and you thought he was just a lame duck president! Clinton:
Pot Smoking Should Not Be Prison Offense. [side note, or lessons in
spin: interesting that the cnn
article about the interview only talks about this in terms of "prison
reform" and doesn't mention the pot thing.]
why the human race is doomed, case 8 in a series: christmas
is being sued. do people have nothing better to do with their time? yes,
of course, people should be able to practice whatever religion they want.
[unless it involves inserting big slugs into gillian anderson's back. ew.]
but does that mean we have to eliminate christmas? there is a point where
political correctness descends to the point of ridiculousness. what will we
be left with if we eliminate everything from our society that could possibly
be construed as offensive by someone?
finally! a picture of the 2 headed
election coin. [via metafilter]
the tomb raider
teaser is available starting today.
damn. star asciimation
article in the globe about gaming.
scroll down and lookit the folks in the first picture in the sidebar.
[thanks to kim for the link]
the adventures of brainiac 69 vs. the invincible dr.
for steve[n]: britney
news. here's the full
oh god. Study:
Most Kevorkian Patients Not Terminally Ill.
weird freeky moment: last night, i had to drive past the scene of
The Accident for the first time since it happened.
i was a little nervous, but i had to do it. the traffic wasn't too bad, and
there was no rain this time. i was ready. i was prepared to face the silly
fear of driving the exact spot again. so i did. there was a huge accident
there. it looked fairly serious. there were 2 fire trucks and an ambulance.
and i realized, i was pretty damn lucky.
went to passim last night
for the end construction 10 year reunion concert. it was the most fun. and
they played dogs run free.
pretty darn swell. she dug up these resources for me.
join us for the continuing adventures of brainiac 69 vs. the invincible dr.
caprio! [i still think that an army of post-accident reeves would be
4. apparently, there are a total of 8 parts. adcritic will be posting one a day. i
must say, the first one was funny. especially the part where he looks at the
photo. but they are getting kind of dumb. we'll see what the next parts
ads for sonystyle.com
have been pulled from tv. they involved kidnapping santa. you can view them
at adcritic.com. part
3. i can see why people might take offense to them, but they made me
there is a poster out for david
duchovny's new movie, evolution, to be
released next summer.
lynyrd skynyrd has a christmas
album?!? does anyone else find this a little surreal?
mentioned that the page is easier to read in lynx since i moved the main
table to the left. which brings up a good point: i use ie5 as my main
browser of choice. so if this page looks stupid or is difficult to read in
another format, please let me know and i will see what i can do.
faboo commentary on the election over at access.bakiwop.
seann, perhaps you could use some of these nifty glowing gifts in your efforts to
69. you know, until you get that supply of glowing bone marrow.
just what every household needs. a talking beer
to it. [via mister
in my on-going efforts to be a generally happier person and look
on the bright side of things, i present a new feature at the eventual blog: what made my day. that's
right, every day or few i will attempt to chronicle something that made me
smile. as a sort of reminder to myself. or something. anyway, without further
ado, i present what made my day, case 1 in a series. received over gweep: "it occurred to me rather out of the
blue that you are both beautiful and wonderful and that perhaps no one has
told you this recently .. and so i thought i might .. "
goddawnit! i was afraid i missed this. . . the troy victorian stroll. annie
and the hedonists play there every year, and it is one of the only places
you can see them.
looking for: an mp3 of dinah shore singing shoo fly pie and
apple pan dowdy. found. thanks, andrew!
fox's official x-files
site has a new mytharc tracker
thingie that lets you map and cross reference the show. it's kind of funky.
if dubya had a weblog: bushblog. [via backup brain]
i guess he won. hey- if it's on the web it has to be true. BushCheneyTransition.com.
you a us citizen? or, would you pass the ins test? [via backup brain]
article about the west wing, which quotes the dr.
laura episode. [via fark]
more info on saint chad. [via metafilter]
we now return you to your regularly scheduled eventual blog.
chad. the patron saint of disputed elections. i'm not kidding. you can't
make this shit up. [via fark]
it's kind of entertaining to read about stupid boston things from
someone who just recently moved
from surviror makes a commercial. wow. what talent.
bricktannia. a lego
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