Archive for the ‘in the news’ category


September 6th, 2007

Tenor Luciano Pavarotti dead at 71


September 1st, 2007

Can this POSSIBLY be for real??? I can imagine the conversation… “You know, this Tibet thing, with that Dalai Lama guy and all… really gettin’ out of hand.” “Yeah, but what more can we do?” “Well, if we could just figure out how to choose who gets to be the spiritual leader of all those [...]

I feel… shame.

August 6th, 2007

It’s like watching a train wreck. But it’s also a lesson in why you should never consign personal issues to email. Even if they aren’t meant to go public… they can go public. In a big way. Yet… it CAN generate some… sort… of interest in a person’s work… For god’s sake, people. Give the [...]

Looks like it’s goin’ outta style.

In the news today…

April 4th, 2007

On the menu: John Walker Lindh’s parents step up pressure for son’s release My immediate thoughts upon reading this… Guantanamo Bay detainee David Hicks of Australia… NOT an American. John Walker Lindh… American traitor. Yeah, I’m all about heavier penalties for traitors. The sentence should stand. or what about… Authorities: Fifth-graders posted lookout, had sex [...]