meehawl all that is solid melts into air, all that is holy is profaned

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Anat, Baal and Ishtar, Oh My!

Just back from a birthday party for Anat, the dancer me and John met at Burning Man. Interesting, some nudity — The nudity helped (!) slightly because it was sometimes to difficult to recognize...

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Zombies and Chocolate

Microsoft deflects charges of worm woes Do their PR flacks dole out sexual favours and chocolate? How do they keep dodging MS’s responsibility for causing so many zillions of dollars of grief and sleepless...

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Target Golden

So Lorien tells me she’s heard that the Golden Gate Bridge is a “target” this weekend and is driving across it safe? Don’t know, but Unprecedented Disintermediation at NetSlaves has a good perspective on...

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Something Is Rotten

Rotten! Actually, the last two articles came from Rotten.com News portal, which has lots of excellent stuff that doesn’t repeat the same tired old war and racist and anti-war and anti-racist stuff.

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Low Ball Security

Airlines “have successfully resisted many critical, sometimes costly security improvements … Security systems at major airports are so porous that the government’s own agents routinely sneak handguns and mock bombs through checkpoints staffed by...

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Killing An Arab

So they didn’t really ban those songs. It was a hoax, or rather, a media out-of-control spin thing. But why didn’t anyone add The Cure’s Killing An Arab to the list? Self-explanatory I guess.