Archive for the ‘General’ Category

Goodbye, George…

Tuesday, June 24th, 2008

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Well, that came as a shock. George was definitely my favorite stand-up comedian, and he’s actually the only non-music artist in my iPod, which says a lot. George made people think and laugh at the same time, something that is not easy to do. I’d like to thank George for all the good laughs he gave so many of us, and a special thanks to my buddy Stéphane Vigeant, who made me listen to George Carlin for the first time about 20 years ago. Goodbye George, and may the forces of evil get confused on the way to wherever you’re going…

The Easter Bunny Kicks Ass!

Sunday, March 23rd, 2008

Ok, it’s old but I really like it. Enjoy!

Winter at Last…

Saturday, February 3rd, 2007

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We had our first real snow yesterday. Not that I like winter, I hate it. But winter without snow just doesn’t really cut it…

Busted!

Friday, February 2nd, 2007

This guy was hotlinking a picture from my blog (for those of you who don’t know, hotlinking means to use the original URL of a picture and insert it on one’s own page. The result is bandwidth theft), so I changed the picture on my server with this one to give him some food for thoughts.

This is what you get for stealing bandwidth

Warm Winter…

Thursday, January 18th, 2007

 
Well, it seems the global “warm winter” tendency (except in the US, of course) has also hit Japan. Indeed, here in Miyagi where we usually have snow by this time of the year, it barely gets below 0 even at night. Good news for the kerosene bills, but somehow, a snowless winter leaves sort of a void…