Monthly Archives: December 2011

SOPA dope is bad news for everything anyone cares about

“I’m a world-class nerd. But that doesn’t mean I understand the nuts and bolts of the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA), an internet censorship bill on which the House Judiciary Commitee held hearings today.” The Stop Online Piracy Act and … Continue reading

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Cool things in Los Angeles

ink&paper from Ben Proudfoot on Vimeo. Commerce, Historical, Nostalgia, Social Role, Technology Paper and Press — How Vanishing Technologies Become More Precious, Scholarly Kitchen, December 30, 2011 I believe I’ll buy some paper there in January.

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Diptych 1

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Coming soon: the Darkness at Sunset and Vine trilogy

But until then, you can amuse yourselves mightily at dasav.net, the production and essay site for the readers’ theater version of Part I of the trilogy. Part I used to be called Darkness at Sunset and Vine but has been … Continue reading Continue reading

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If they won’t go away, they should at least cough up some dough

Geeze, either or, folks, either or. Tell Kim Kardashian (and the rest of them [GM]) to endorse the millionaires tax (or go away [GM]) Oh, and then there’s the question of paying decent taxes on ill-gotten gains and possibly doing … Continue reading

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Diptych and Postcard 06-10-11 video

No longer content to merely post jpgs, I must now show you how I put these things together. At least there’s no sound (what a blessing). Enjoy! Continue reading

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Names to remember from the Bush junta’s war in Iraq

Dick Cheney, Donald Rumsfeld, Condolezza Rice, Paul Wolfowitz, Richard Perle, and Douglas Feith are responsible for a war based on lies, fought on borrowed money, fueled by greed, racism, sadism, and madness. Dick Cheney, Donald Rumsfeld, Condolezza Rice, Paul Wolfowitz, … Continue reading

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Shameless self-promotion: the Dr. Hackenbush books

Long ago, in 2003, when I started this blog, it was to promote the Dr. Hackenbush and her Orchestra novels. Many things have happened since then and here are two of them: 21 pages 21 pages Yes, this shocks me, … Continue reading

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America puts on skis to step on a slippery slope

“Armed with a search warrant, Nelson County Sheriff Kelly Janke went looking for six missing cows on the Brossart family farm in the early evening of June 23. Three men brandishing rifles chased him off, he said. “Janke knew the … Continue reading

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At least Bach is still in the public domain

Baroque.me: J.S. Bach – Cello Suite No. 1 – Prelude from Alexander Chen on Vimeo.

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Ginger Mayerson Collage is part of The Wapshott Press, LLC. www.WapshottPress.com

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Ding Dong the Hitch is dead

And good riddance. I stopped reading the Nation years ago because he was in it. Here’s the run-down by David E, who has a stronger stomach for these things than I do. Ah, Hitchens, it was so tempting to agree … Continue reading

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Who did we elect to save us from what?

“WASHINGTON — The White House on Wednesday abandoned its threat to veto a defense bill that sets in stone the commander in chief’s authority to indefinitely detain terrorism suspects, including Americans, in military custody.” Hommage à Peter Watkins, Fablog, December … Continue reading

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Get your censor on

Get Your War On gets back in the saddle for SOPA and PIPA crazy internet censorship bills. Get Your Censor On and what you can do about it.

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AAC Tour Postcard 2010

6″w x 4″h I made this postcard on the Arroyo Arts Collective Tour on November 21, 2010 Continue reading

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LOL Orthography

I can has language play: Construction of Language and Identity in LOLspeak from Lauren Gawne on Vimeo. (via of all places) Linguists. Economists. Kitty creole. Hey, why not?

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UC Davis is never going to live this down

Nor should they. (bow down to this photographer, Louise Macabitas, who doesn’t have a site I can link to) “Hundreds of students and faculty members at UC Davis gathered Monday in the campus quad to protest the use of pepper … Continue reading

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AAC Tour Postcard 2010

6″w x 4″h I made this postcard on the Arroyo Arts Collective Tour on November 21, 2010 Continue reading

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