Archive for August, 2009

A Sciency T-Shirt

August 29th, 2009

I’ve told my wife that she should avoid buying t-shirts for my sons with English on them when I’m not with her, due to the likelihood of buying an Engrish t-shirt (which I personally would wear with no compunctions, but would feel a little bad having one of my kids wear).  For some reason, she […]

The Goggles…

August 22nd, 2009

Vehicle Parking Laws

August 14th, 2009

I wonder how vehicle parking laws work. I don’t mean the “you can park here, but you can’t park there” part.  That’s pretty clear.  What I mean is: how do the laws work such that they separate “leaving your vehicle on the side of the street” from “leaving your sofa on the side of the […]

Shout Outs – Part 3

August 2nd, 2009

I was a geek in junior high, years before being a geek was cool.  And, of course, nowadays people make a distinction between being a geek and being a nerd.  Back in the day, it was six of one and half a dozen of the other, unless you were actually one of the geeks or […]