Category Archives: Something Awesome

I said “vroom vroom”

For my birthday, I bought myself a motorcycle. I am now a motorcyclist. This is undisputibly awesome. Here’s what I bought:   Hey, get out of the way, guy! Theeeere we go. That, friends, is a 1980 Yamaha Maxim. 650cc’s … Continue reading

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Pics from my trip to the mountains

In lieu of an actual post with actual content, here is a link with pictures from my vacation. Most of the pictures have a commentary of some kind, so enjoy. Be entertained, ye unwashed masses. CLICK THE MAGIC LINK! And … Continue reading

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I GOTTA PLACE I GOTTA PLACE IGOTTAPLACE!!!

 Almost immediately after I blogged about my lack-of-roomie status, a friend called me: “You still looking for a place?” he asked. “Why, indeed I am, sirrah,” sez I. “I’mma give this guy your number,” he says by way of response … Continue reading

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Of generous hackers and unexpected riches

So, I’m a player of World of Warcraft (or “WoW”, as the kids call it). I enjoy it. Pictured: a good time. Unfortunately, I enjoy it so much, I’m a little bit addicted. Not “cocaine” addicted, not “neglect my bodily … Continue reading

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Tell me this isn’t the most epic picture you’ve ever seen

This is an excellent example of a whole being greater than the sum of it’s parts. Here’s the picture: BAM! It’s called “The Bard”, and it was painted by John Martin in 1817; it was based on a poem by … Continue reading

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Partycrashing the White House

Have you heard of these morons? The husband has very successfully run his family’s winery into the ground, and the wife is a “self-proclaimed” model. (What the crap does that even mean? I’ll tell you what it means: she’s a … Continue reading

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Did you know we launch about one rocket a week?

That’s how far we’ve come. 49 years ago, Yuri Gagarin, a cosmonaut, became the first human to enter outer space. A mere eight years later, we put a man on the Moon. EIGHT YEARS. And my cell phone is smarter … Continue reading

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