Minor Cause

Emancipator’s new track. The 29th can’t come fast enough.

Neil DeGrasse Tyson: A Triptych

An email forward that I didn’t immediately delete.

This is one of those rare forwarded images I didn’t immediately delete with extreme prejudice.

Unfortunately, I’m not sure who to credit for this, but I will edit that in if the author of this important work becomes clear.

Murder Bird

Used some Crane-Style Kung Fu to get underneath our “bird net” for a meal of goldfish and koi, but couldn’t manage to extricate himself.

What a dick.

We were 12 Parsecs outside Tashi Station…

…when the midichlorians started to take hold. I remember saying something like “I feel a disturbance in the Force; maybe you should drive….” And suddenly there was a terrible roar all around us and the sky was full of what looked like huge bats, all swooping and screeching and diving around the speeder, which was going about point five past light-speed with the top down to Mos Eisley.

…by Anton Marrast.

Happy 35th Star Wars

Wine Wednesday



Moody DuBrul

I expect, sooner or later, I’ll need to cop to these low content posts. All you need to know for now is Oregon wines are underrated. Owen Roe, who blend WA and OR grapes, pour an excellent glass of vino.

Pretty Lights and Dan McPharlin

It is rare when you come across a great intersection of music and art.  I was on a random walk on Spotify, looking for acts similar to PhuturePrimitive, and I saw the artwork for “Glowing In The Darkest Night”. My Pretty Lights playlist is now in absurdly heavy rotation. So here are a few of my favorite Pretty Lights tracks, plus my favorite McPharlin (at the moment).

Glowing In The Darkest Night

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Yep, more music. This time from the upcoming Mojang-published game Cobalt.

Pottery, for the hipster in you

No self-respecting hipster would drink tea from a mug with a handle and no self-respecting modern gentleman would drink tea from just any tumbler. So I present you with the fine pottery of Ray Morales (who would be well within his rights to take issue with my pseudo-hipster plug).

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