Monday, February 27, 2006

The meaning of life: eBay?

Futurist Paul Saffo says, "Sometimes I think we're on this world for three reasons: to be useful, to tell each other stories, and to collect stuff." (The SF Chronicle has an interview with him.)

Saturday, February 25, 2006

More Brokeback

Lego Brokeback Mountain. (Also available as a slide-show-style video.)

Friday, February 24, 2006

Enquyre ye heer

Verily, Geoffrey Chaucer hath an "advyce colum" blog.

Wednesday, February 22, 2006

Brokeback Mountain note

Haven't seen the movie, but the best comment I've seen about it: While complimenting the movie's look, correspondent says, "the part of Wyoming was played by Alberta."

Wednesday, February 01, 2006

And then she said...

"I'll be the princess dinosaur!"