Archive for the 'Entertainment' Category

“Never Get Involved in a Land War in Asia!”

Tuesday, February 12th, 2008

Rush Limbaugh dazzles us with his fifth level thinking:
“If I really wanted to torpedo McCain, I would endorse him,” Limbaugh said on his radio show. “Because that would send the independents and liberals who are going to vote for him running away faster than anything.”
“What people don’t realize is that I am doing McCain the [...]

Cartoon: The Goose That Laid the Golden Eggs

Wednesday, December 5th, 2007

Cartoon: The Goose That Laid the Golden Eggs

ConvergeSouth Film Festival

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2007

For me, the highlight of this year’s ConvergeSouth was definitely the film festival organized by Andy Coon. Don’t worry if you missed it – Andy’s taken the time to post video of most of the films. My personal favorites were the Deadly Finger entries, the Banana Bus, and the Katrina film. There are other great [...]

Bloggers in the Wild

Saturday, September 15th, 2007

Thursday night I went with Ged and a few other folks from work to see a taping of NPR’s “Wait Wait… Don’t Tell me!” at Wake Forest’s Wait Chapel. It was a great show, and fun to see what goes into making an episode. They had the Hornets’ Chris Paul as a guest. Not being [...]

The State of Things – Picture of the Week

Tuesday, July 10th, 2007

My photo of the Fourth of July fireworks in Kernersville was selected as this week’s Picture of the Week for WUNC’s The State of Things on North Carolina Public Radio. Finding that out was a nice way to start the week!
Speaking of photos, the photoset for my recent southwest vacation is coming along slowly but [...]

Kernersville Fireworks

Friday, July 6th, 2007

From this Wednesday’s Fourth of July festivities in Kernersville.

Cartoon: Pleasing the Court

Tuesday, April 24th, 2007

Cartoon: Pleasing the Court

Penn Station Subs

Sunday, March 18th, 2007

Friend and co-worker Gedeon Maheux reviews Penn Station Subs, a local sub shop in High Point and Greensboro.

“Then we will fight in the shade”

Sunday, March 11th, 2007

Yesterday, I went with a friend to see 300, the movie based on the Frank Miller comic book about the Spartan battle of Thermopylae in Greece. It was very well done – stylized, engaging, and a lot of fun. It turns out that quite a few parts were pulled from historical accounts of the battle. [...]

Introducing Frenzic

Tuesday, February 20th, 2007

Today at the Iconfactory we’ve just released an all-new game for Mac OS X – Frenzic. Brought to you by The Iconfactory and ARTIS Software, Frenzic is a fast-paced puzzle game in the spirit of classics such as Tetris and Bejeweled.
Players can compete against their own personal best scores, or use the Frenzic website to [...]