Archive for January, 2009

Fans of Lovecraft will appreciate this.

What’s next? A Deep-One delicatessen?

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Samudra, the Oregon Zoo’s baby elephant, plays with his new toy:

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Ultimate horror

Keanu Reeves is set to star in a live-action remake of anime classic Cowboy Bebop.

Is nothing sacred?


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Metrosexual cool

I am now the proud owner of an iPod Touch. Next up, the black turtleneck. Cool


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Weird headline of the day:

"What are you doing here?": man asks wife at brothel

A Polish man got the shock of his life when he visited a brothel and spotted his wife among the establishment’s employees.

Polish tabloid Super Express said the woman had been making some extra money on the side while telling her husband she worked at a store in a nearby town.

Naturally, they’re getting a divorce. I’d love to see the filings — what are they going to claim, "infidelity?"


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Just to follow up on my earlier post about the Ten Book Rule, first on the list is Davis’ Look Away: a history of the Confederate States of America. I’m an avid reader of History and, like many, I have an interest in the US Civil War. This book fills a gap, since I’ve never read anything about the war from the CSA’s perspective.

Okay, and I’m cheating a bit, too: I started the book before Christmas and have only a hundred-or-so pages to go. You won’t tell, will you? Dont tell anyone


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