Thursday, April 16, 2015

Friday, April 10, 2015

What Is Liquid Cremation and Why Is It Illegal?

I'm a firm believer that funerals and so forth are for the living, and dead people can't always get what they want. That said, if I have my druthers, this is really what I'd want when I kick the bucket, kids. It ain't illegal in NY!

Excuse the bluntness, but once we shuffle off this mortal coil, our bodies are nothing but bags of live bacteria and dead cells. We can attempt to slow our decay (embalming), or we can preempt it with a destructive blaze (cremation). We can also dissolve our bodies with lye, using an increasingly po…

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I'm a firm believer that funerals and so forth are for the living, and dead people can't always get what they want. That said, if I have my druthers, this is really what I'd want when I kick the bucket, kids. It ain't illegal in NY!

Comics about Stuff

This is the dream.

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12:30AM on April 10. And Netflix still isn't showing #Daredevil! So much for watching it all before work.

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

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If I set up a rule to filter all Kickstarter and Indiegogo vaporware pitches, my inbox stays mysteriously empty.

Monday, March 30, 2015

When 'Mad Men' Ends, Does TV's Best 'Stealth Feminism' Die, Too?

"It's like, you do a movie about the Civil War, and there's slavery in it—I hope no one thinks that you're advocating slavery." Exactly right, Mr. Weiner... I've never understood complaint about MAD MEN's treatment of women when the obvious commentary is: it was pretty terrible then for working women. Also, smoking is gross.

For seven seasons, Matthew Weiner has devoted himself to creating fascinating, complicated female characters.

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"It's like, you do a movie about the Civil War, and there's slavery in it—I hope no one thinks that you're advocating slavery." Exactly right, Mr. Weiner... I've never understood complaint about MAD MEN's treatment of women when the obvious commentary is: it was pretty terrible then for working women. Also, smoking is gross.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Tuesday, March 24, 2015