I’m not a big fan of going to the doctor for reasons that I will narrate in another entry, probably when I finally visit a primary care physician. But I go when I must, and indeed an ear infection (“external otitis” as I would later learn) and an overdue flu shot were enough to motivate […]
As of this moment, there are ZERO, count ’em ZERO comments on my last post, which means that the spam bot has not visited sterneworks in the last day. I have only three thoughts: 1. It is a pleasure to finally be able to take the time to deal with things I’ve been wanting to […]
http://www.angryalien.com/0704/alienbunnies.html WARNING: graphic cartoon violence awaits you, but no more graphic than anything that happened in the movie Alien. Accomplishments of the weekend: –Two consecutive nights of socializing (note: social life less of an issue since end of semester, Thursday was deliberately taken off) –Discovery of Lombardi Italian Restaurant –Made Baby’s First Powerpoint Movie — […]
Brian Cowan at tonight’s (very nice) dean’s reception: “you realize that all the new faculty at McGill read your blog.” Highly doubtful. And if they do, I hope they don’t develop a gambling habit.
here is an absolute spectacle. One large plow and two small ones come to clear the road and sidewalk, and then this giant vaccuum thing comes and sucks up the snow. It’s wild. Before it all starts a siren sounds and people move their cars, or they get towed around the corner. . . .
Like everyone else I get songs in my head and can’t get them out. But they sound different these days. I am not making this up. A couple weeks ago, the music in my head started to sound different — more detailed, with a wider stereo “soundstage” (that’s such a silly sounding term). I thought […]
It’s kind of arty, but it needs to go. It’s also automatic — it appears as soon as I post. By the time this thing goes up, there will be a comment about a casino.